Porth Neigwl Beach. Free entry. Open daily.

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A small car park is available to visitors, with a well-maintained footpath of approximately 200 metres in length leading to the beach. Vehicular access to this beach is not permitted. Car parking is free of charge. There are no disability spaces. Dogs are allowed on the beach. The beach is sandy and pebbly.

Brief Description:

Porth Neigwl, or Hells Mouth, is a south west facing rural beach frequented by surfers and kayakers because of the relatively large waves.

Further Information:


Porth Neigwl Beach, Y Rhiw, Gwynedd, LL53 7LG.




01758 712929.



Opening Hours:

Open daily.


Follow A499 to the town of Abersoch. and from there. head in a south-westerly direction towards the village of Llanengan. Continue on the road through the village towards the coastline and the beach is less than half a mile away. OS SH 227281.


There is a regular bus service around Gwynedd. For more travel information go to https://www.traveline.info/ or call 0871 200 22 33.


At the beach you can go swimming, surfing, kayaking, fishing and there are specific areas for watersports. Harbour porpoises and bottle nose dolphins navigate the waters. There are ample footpaths and walkways within the surrounding area, particularly westwards towards Aberdaron. There are a number of places to eat and drink nearby.

Travel Information

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Or call Traveline Cymru on 0800 464 0000