The ever so pretty seaside town of Criccieth is situated on the Llyn Peninsular and is surrounded by some of the most spectacular scenery in Wales, including wonderful views across Cardigan Bay and the Snowdonia National Park situated just to the east.
The town is perfect for a cottage holiday by the sea, and is the ideal base to explore the very best of North Wales. There are two fantastic beaches that are safe for bathing and low tide reveals numerous rock pools that will keep the kids occupied for hours.
Look up from the beach or from anywhere in the town and you will be able to see the 13th century castle standing majestically on the headland. Climb to the battlements to be rewarded with spectacular views across Cardigan Bay and the surrounding countryside.
Criccieth high street has a good range of shops, cafes and pubs, and you can enjoy fish and chips on the promenade or treat the children to locally made ice cream in the famous Cadwaladers coffee shop.
In the surrounding area, there are many attractions awaiting to be explored, whether you're looking for peace and quiet in the beautiful Welsh countryside or want to try your hand at something more energetic. From steam railways, walking, biking, horse riding, fishing and golf to rock climbing, kayaking, white water rafting and gorge scrambling, there is something to suit everyone.
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