10 brilliant beaches for families
Discover safe family friendly beaches perfect for rock pooling, paddling and scoffing ice cream.
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Explore our wonderful beaches
Thanks to the Blue Flag scheme, our beaches have had quite a few red carpet moments.
Brilliant beach ideas
We’ve got award-winning beaches all along our coastline and lots of ideas for larking about on them.
Sand easy: 12 beaches for kids
Family-friendly beaches that are easy to reach and enjoy, with essential facilities close at hand.
Beaches you need to visit on the North Wales coast
Staying in North Wales? Come and explore our shores.
Discover beautiful sandy beaches in West Wales
Discover our West Wales beaches and enjoy the great British seaside.
Must visit beaches in South Wales
Staying in South Wales? Discover our beach guide.
Playing safe on an RNLI lifeguarded beach
Discover 10 of the best RNLI lifeguarded beaches for you to enjoy on a fun family day out.
Search for places to stay, things to do, and things to see in Wales
Beaches for your four-legged friends
You’d be barking mad to miss these dog-friendly beaches along the spectacular Wales Coast Path.
In the swim
Discover sandy beaches, rocky coves and mountain lake locations suitable for wild swimming.
Seaside holidays on the North Wales coast
Planning a beach holiday? Check out these brilliant North Wales seaside spots.
Jazz Carlin: chilling with the Bluetits
Jazz Carlin and the Bluetits Chill Swimmers teamed up for an exhilarating swim off Harlech beach.
Excite your family with a trip to the coast
What better than an action-packed day of family fun, followed by a homemade ice cream on the beach?
Great Welsh beaches with easy access
Hassle-free days out for wheelchair users and families with pushchairs.
Kitesurfing in Wales
Discover why Welsh beaches are some of the most popular in the world for kitesurfing.
Edible adventures in Pembrokeshire
Coastal forager Julia Horton-Mansfield loves leading visitors to Pembrokeshire’s natural treasures.
Favourite Welsh waves
Find the best breaks in Wales, chosen by champion pro-surfer and Swansea girl Gwen Spurlock.
RNLI's guide to beach safety
The RNLI's top tips for staying safe on the Welsh coast during the summer months.
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