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Criccieth
Criccieth, sea view
Criccieth, scenic view
Criccieth Castle

Criccieth

The picturesque town of Criccieth lies at the gateway to the stunning Llyn Peninsula, Cardigan Bay, where Snowdonia meets the beautiful sandy beach.

It’s dominated by the impressive remains of its 13th Century castle, dating from the reign of Llewelyn the Great (1200-1240). The museum attached to the entrance is a must visit and the walk to the top of the castle rewards you with breath taking views of the town, beaches and mountains.

If you fancy something sweet, then take a trip to Cadwaladers Ice Cream Parlour with views of Criccieth Castle and the main beach, it's sure to be indulging.

Nearby attractions include Snowdonia National Park, Pwilheli Harbour and Snowdon Mountain Railway. 

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GEORGE IV HOTEL

*3 Crown *Entertainment *Lift *Car Park
The George IV is centrally located on the High Street with views of the historic Castle and just a short stroll from one of Wales' most beautiful beaches.

Things to do in Criccieth

Dragon Raiders Activity Park
Criccieth Castle
Criccieth Beach & Black Rock Sands
Bardsley Island Ferry
Criccieth Lifeboat Station
Eisteddfa Fishery
Portmeirion
The Lloyd George Museum
Welsh Highland Railway
Ffestiniog Railway

More places to enjoy nearby

Snowdonia National Park
Pwilheli Harbour
Snowdon Mountain Railway
Porthmadog
Beddgelert & Sugon Copper Mine
Caernarfon Castle
Rhaeadr Nantcol Waterfalls
Barmouth
Harlech Castle
Abersoch & Lleyn Peninsula