Community and visitor information for Aberporth and around

NEW Exclusive Aberporth Souvenirs - sold in aid of the Village Hall rebuild fund.

Follow the mouse trail using the mouse map here: Mouse Map then buy the T -shirt! The m'ice cream picture is on the wall of the slip way to big beach near The Ship. All paintings by talented local artist Peter Taylor

Text size or order enquiries to Gail on 07984 515 729 or Kristina on 07788 13 13 13 or message info@aberporthvillagehall.co.uk


What's on this week and recent events 2021

Corona virus pandemic

UPDATE:July 2021. - Self contained accommodation, B & Bs and hotels now open.  Many attractions , pubs restaurants open but most need to be booked in advance. Check Government websites for details of restrictions. Masks must be worn in shops and on public transport and many venues

Site sponsored by Golwg y Graig beachfront holiday cottage.  Email golwgygraig@gmail.com for details 


Aberporth has been awarded 'Plastic Free status' by Surfers Against Sewage.

Please help us to keep Aberporth free of single use plastic: Reuse your bags, refuse plastic straws or use paper straws, bring a reusable water bottle (there is a drinking fountain by the beach shower), bring your own coffee cup and lid (discounts or extra loyalty points available from local cafes if you bring your own).

Do not leave litter, especially plastics on the beach - dispose of it in the litter bins or take it home with you.

Visit our facebook page  https://www.facebook.com/Plastic-free-Aberporth-1931049280487040/ for more information.

Thank you!

This Week 

Plenty of fun to be had on the beaches - rent kayaks from shop above Dolwen Beach or paddle boards from Fosup, swim, paddle, sunbathe, enjoy the rock pools, watch for dolphins. Join the Bluetits chill swimmers for open water swimming most Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings at 7am 

Coming Up

Come and visit our two beautiful sandy beaches

Recent Events

Visit Gallery page for photos from this event.

Aberporth Rowing Club Regatta Sunday 22nd June

Boxing Day Swim 2013below

Click here to see video of the Aberporth Boxing Day Swim 2013 

Recent Events 

Fireworks on Dyffryn Beach 

Aberporth Bonfire Dyffryn beach
Aberporth Fireworks

Aberporth Tide Tables 

About-Aberporth brings together  local information on organisations and events for both residents and visitors alike.

Check our calendar of events (currently being updated, check back soon and also let us know of any local events we've missed)

Aberporth is a popular tourist destination on the West Wales coast just north of Cardigan and south of New Quay, with a resident population of around 2500.  Aberporth has two beautiful sandy beaches, one of which is dog free in summer. Aberporth hosts a variety of events throughout the year including a summer festival, raft race, fireworks on the beach in November, the annual boxing day swim and many more.

The All Wales Coast Path passes through Aberporth making it an ideal destination for walkers or an excellent stopover en route and it is just a few miles from Cardigan and the start of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park.

The Lleyn peninsula and Snowdonia can be seen across Cardigan Bay and the bay is home to a resident population of dolphins which can often be spotted from the beaches.

Click on the links on the left for further information and links to local websites or check our FAQs page. 

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Aberporth started in the 16th century as a fishing village on the West Wales coast.   It developed into one of the main fishing centres and at one time up to 20 herring boats regularly put to sea.  The trade declined as fish stocks dwindled and today just a single fishing boat still operates from the beach. Now it is a popular tourist destination with two beautiful beaches and plenty of tourist accomodation and services.

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