Plan Your Stay on Cardigan Bay

Beaches of Cardigan Bay


Visit west Wales and discover clean sandy beaches with clear waters, caves, waterfalls, wild rugged cliffs and so much more. There are fabulous coast walks across the headlands to secret coves rarely visited except by birds and the ghosts of ancient smugglers.

Did you know that Cardigan Bay has the largest population of dolphins in Europe?

RNLI Lifeboats There are lifeboat stations along the Cardigan Bay coast at Abersoch, Pwllheli, Criccieth, Barmouth, Aberdovey, Borth, Aberystwyth, New Quay, Cardigan, Fishguard and St. David's. The volunteer lifeboat crews provide a 24-hour rescue service and depend on your donations to keep saving lives at sea.

High and Low Tide Tables for Cardigan Bay

Adjust high and low tide times for:

Aberaeron -5 minutes before Aberystwyth

​Borth +11 minutes after Aberystwyth