The beach sits either side of Beaumaris Pier, a stone's throw away from the centre of this historic town on the Menai Straits with its medieval castle. The beach is a major centre for yachting. There are clear panoramic views across the Menai Straits to Bangor and Snowdonia, the Orme in Llandudno can also be seen clearly. There is a coastal path in both directions and boat trips are available to Puffin Island.
Seaside Award beach. Pay parking. Good selection of shops, restaurants, public houses and local amenities within easy walking distance. Dog restrictions apply May to end September.