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Old Colwyn Beach is found in Colwyn Bay and it has a lot to offer its visitors. The beach itself is glorious, a long stretch of golden sands that is backed by a promenade. Car parking is great, just up from the beach, and the promenade offers plenty of seating and eating opportunities. Dog walkers will love it here as well, as the beach is 100% dog friendly. This means your canine friends can enjoy the beach at any time of day or year.

There are a number of good restaurants and cafés a short walk from the beach, as well as all the facilities of Colwyn proper.

If you are looking for activities, look no further – here, you will find the chance to try your hand at canoeing, kayaking, swimming and even wind surfing. There’s also good sea fishing to be had here.

And if you prefer to get close to nature, you’re covered here too. Plenty of seabirds and waders can be spotted here, as well as the occasional dolphin and seal in the sea. For a longer walk, follow the nature trail through the Fairy Glen nature reserve, where you will see lots of wild flowers and a nice waterfall.   


Located on Colwyn Bay, this beach is known as 'Old Colwyn'. It is easy to find and with parking alongside the beach, it is perfect for popping your sandy doggies back in the car after a long run around.

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