Llandanwg, Harlech, Gwynedd, Wales LL46 2SB
Tel. +44 (0)1341 241298


Local Links

Llandanwg is a quiet and peaceful hamlet situated not far from the town of Harlech. It has a wonderful beach, ideal for families, which has won a clean beach award for 2007. Nestled within the sand dunes is the fourteenth century St.Tanwg's church, which holds candlelit services once a month, at which you would be most welcome. Enjoy refreshments at the beach café, Y Maes Cafe whilst enjoying spectacular views of the Lleyn peninsula and beyond.

Bird Watching and Nature walks are regularly organised locally, from the beach car park by Brian McDonald. Guided tours of Mountains, woods, rivers, and sea shore and estuary can also be arranged. Please let us know your requirements, or contact Brian on 01341 421469. www.wildlifewales.f9.co.uk.

Harlech is a nearby town (three minutes by car) with a variety of cafes and antique shops, as well as the castle, with its fantastic views.

Also in Harlech are the prestigious Royal St.Davids Golf Course (www.royalstdavids.co.uk), and the Harlech theatre with a varied programme of entertainment.

For those into boats and sailing, the Llanbedr and Pensarn Yacht Club (www.LPYC.org.uk) is close by.

For Steam Rail Enthusiasts there are numerous railways within an hour's distance:

Fairbourne Railway

Ffestiniog Railway

Welsh Highland Railway

Llanberis Lake Railway

Snowdon Mountain Railway

Talyllyn Railway

Vale of Rheidol Railway

and many more.

The Town of Porthmadog and the Italian Village, built by William Clough Ellis "Portmeirion"(www.portmeirion-village.com) are half an hour by car to the north, whilst to the south is the seaside town of Barmouth, with its beach and the picturesque Mawddach Estuary, ideal for walking or cycling.
Bikes can be hired from Chris at the Birmingham Garage, if you don't wish to bring your own.
Further down the Estuary is the old county town of Dolgellau and Coed y Brenin Forest, a mountain biker's paradise.

Whatever your interests there is sure to be something to suit all tastes. Let us know and we will investigate for you!
Anything from Llama trekking to White Water Rafting and more !



Harlech Castle

Llanfair Slate Caverns


Harlech Swimming Pool

National Slate Museum