Things To Do

The Lleyn Peninsula, where the Welsh language and way of life still flourish, is renowned for its beautiful beaches and water sport.

On this page we will give you a taste of some of the things you can see and do while enjoying your stay at Castellmarch...



AbersochAbersoch has a wonderful beach for you to enjoy.

It is also well known as a boating resort and it hosts many national boating events each year.

The village itself, although small, is well supplied with numerous good eating places and shops.

A mile away, the picturesque village of Llangian has a 6th Century Church.

Sightseeing / Walking

PwllheliCastellmarch Circular Walk (3.4 miles allow approx. 1.5 hours) - click here

Llŷn Coastal Path

When you follow the Llŷn Coastal Path you will enjoy the splendour of the local landscape.You will come accross small coves and wide expanses of sand, rugged cliffs, small harbours and wild heath land.

Early pilgrims walked these paths before you, enjoying the same rich wildlife.

There is an abundance of beautiful beaches for you to visit in the area. South facing Porth Ceiriad is sheltered by high cliffs and interesting rock formations while easterly winds can be avoided at Porthoer with its "Whistling Sands" and rocky pools.

Porth Neigwl (Hell's Mouth) has a three mile beach which is popular with walkers and surfers, as well as sun bathers.
St. Tudwal’s Islands, Half Tide Rocks or Bardsey Island have their large colony of seals which is well worth a visit on one of the pleasure boats which take people out.

For the more serious walker, the Snowdonia National Park is only 13 miles from Pwllheli.


GolfThe novice or experienced sports person will find plenty to do in the area.

Good golf courses are found at Abersoch as well as Pwllheli, Nefyn and Porthmadog.

The Abersoch district also offers facilities for all forms of water sports.

Surfers are particulary fond of of Porth Neigwl (Hell's Mouth).

Nearby are opportunities for pony trekking and riding, or shooting and archery.

Pwllheli itself has a well equipped Leisure Centre.


Address: Castellmarch, Abersoch, Pwllheli, Gwynedd LL53 7UE | Tel/Fax: +44(0)1758 712242 | E-mail: |

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