The Beach

The Surroundings

The Cottage

Local Attractions – Little bit of a work in Progress this page.

Link to Visit Pembrokeshires Beach guide

Link to Ceredigion Beach Guide

Aberfforest BeachAberfforest is a small cove between Dinas Head and Newport. Access from the A487 – Lat: 52.018°N, Long: 4.875°W
Aberrhigian BeachAberRhigian is pleasant walk from the A487,sheltered and good place to swim – Lat: 52.019°N, Long: 4.866°W
Aberporth BeachTwo Blue Flag sandy sheltered beachs at Aberporth
Cei Bach BeachCei Bach is just to the north of Traethgwyn at New Quay
Ceibwr BayCeibwr Bay just south of Poppit Sands at Molygrove
Cilborth BeachNear Llangrannog between sandy cove – Lat: 52.1616, Long:-4.46962
CwmTydu BeachJust south of New Quay, known locally as Seal Bay and past history of smugglers ! Dog restrictions apply May 1st – Sept 30th
Cwm yr Eglwys BeachSmall shingle & pebble beach south west of New Port. Poppit Rocket Bus – 412
NewquayHas three beaches. Dolau beach (west of the harbour), Harbour beach and Traeth Gwyn
Llangrannog BeachPopular sandy beach at Llnagrannog
Mwnt BeachWest of Cardigan, down steep walk , very sheltered. Dolphins and seals on occasions
Newport SandsLarge Sandy beach. Dog restrictions May 1st – Sept 30th
Patch ( Gwbert )West of Cardigan, good for water sports, not much sand but increasing yearly! Opposite Poppit Sands
Penbryn BeachPenbryn is about 9 miles north of Cardigan, large Sandy beach. Dog restrictions in summer, owned by National Trust
Poppit SandsBest beach in Wales !
Pwllgwaelod BeachSmall cove near Newport.
Tresaith BeachJust North of Aberporth. Nice sandy beach
Ynyslas BeachA bit of a drive from Poppit, but three miles of Sandy beach. North of Borth.
Activities and Days Out
A Bay to Remember.Boats trips on fast rib. Telephone 01239623558
Cardigan Bay Karting, Paintball & Giant Maize CentreJust outside Cardigan near Eglwsyswrw.Telephone 07983312662
Cardigan Bay Marine Wildlife Centre & Boat TripsNew Quay boat trips. Telephone 01545560032
Cardigan Island Coastal Farm ParkGwbert. Farm park on the coast with some great views. Telephone 01239623637
Cenarth Paintball and Outdoor Laser GamesTelephone 01559371621
Curlew Weavers Woollen MillAt Rhydlewis – Weavers Telephone 01239851357
Falconry at the Welsh Bird of Prey CentreJust outside Cardigan .Telephone 01239811550
Felinwynt Rainforest and Butterfly CentreJust outside Cardigan. May be closed currently ? Telephone 01239810250
Llain Activity CentreNear New Quay Activity centre. Telephone 01545580127
Llys y Fran Country Park and ReservoirNear Haverfordwest. Big park for fishing,walking and cycling Telephone 01347532273
Teifi Valley RailwayAt Henllan Narrow guage railway running along the river. Telephone 01559371077
The Dolphins of Cardigan BayNew Quay boat trips. Telephone 01545560032
The Dyfed Shires and Leisure FarmEglwyswrw near Cardigan. Nice day out if you are into horses ! Telephone 01239891288
The Welsh Wildlife CentreAt Cardigan / Cilgerran located in the Teifi Marshes . Telephone 01239621600
Theatr MwldanAt Cardigan, nice new(ish) cinema and theatre. Telephone 01239 621200
Food and Pubs
Bowen’s Fish and ChipsSt Dogmaels best fish and chips in Wales. Order first to avoid wait. Telephone 01239613814
Bwyd y Byd WholefoodsAt Crymych selling organic and speciality foods. Telephone 01239831537
Cardigan Farmers MarketUpper Market Hall Telephone 01970633066
Castell Malgwyn Hotel, Lily RestaurantLlechryd Telephone 01239682382
Caws Cenarth (organic cheese makers)Glyneithinog Lancych if you love cheese you have to go. Telephone 01239710432
Clover JerseysLlangoedmor, Diary producing welsh cream and butter. Telephone 01239621658
Cnapan RestaurantNewport .Telephone 01239 820575
Debbie’s Farmhouse Cakes & PuddingsAt Brynberian near Crymych. Telephone 01239891150
Drovers ArmsPuncheston Pub for Sunday lunch ? Telephone 01348881469
Flatrock Bar Cafe Bistro, The Gwbert HotelGwbert , you can see the Hotel from Poppit Sands. Good food ! Telephone 01239612638
Hotel Penrallt RestaurantAberporth. Mike and Viv had their wedding reception here !
New Quay Honey FarmNew Quay produces a range of honey meads and other honey products. Telephone 01545560822
Organic Fresh Food CompanyCardigan. Organically grown produce. Telephone 01570423099
St Dogmaels Local Producers MarketSt Dogmaels Held every Tuesday between 9am and 1pm at the Coach House / Abbey. Telephone 01239615389
The Angel HotelCardigan. Restaurant and bar. Telephone 01239612561
The Cliff Hotel RestaurantGwbert. Another place you can see from Poppit. Great sunsets. Telephone 01239613241
The Crown Inn & RestaurantLlwyndafydd between Llangrannog and New Quay A traditional family friendly country inn full of character set in beautiful gardens, dogs welcome. Telephone 01545560396
The GrosvenorCardigan. Pub and bar food. Telephone 01239613792
The Guildhall GalleryGuildhall Cardigan. Telephone 01239615554
The Harp Centre of WalesAt Llandysul. Everything Harps ! Telephone 01559363222
The Oak Hall – Rhos y GilwenCilgerran concert hall and gardens.Telephone 01239841387
West Wales Museum of ChildhoodAt Llangeler. Telephone 01559370428