Following the relaxation of some of the restrictions in place to control the pandemic, many people have been visiting Barmouth. Most accommodaiton is fully booked, so if you intend to stay please book ahead and don't assume you'll be able to get something when you arrive.
With day visitors as well many of the car parks are getting full early in the day. Please have a plan B if there are long queues into town. When here, please respect other people and maintain social distance in all parts of town.
Cafes, restaurants and pubs are open but many require booking to maintain social distance and track and trace information. Please contact individual businesses to find out when they will be open. A full list of Barmouth businesses and their opening times is available and being constantly updated.
Together we'll keep Barmouth safe.
Barmouth, where the Mountains meet the Sea has been welcoming visitors for over 150 years. Now we want to welcome you to discover the area, the people, the scenery and to relax, chill out and rediscover yourself.
The sunsets are amazing. The town is on the west coast of Wales, looking out onto Cardigan Bay, in the southern part of Snowdonia. So if you are looking for the outdoors - walking, cycling, paddleboarding, kayaking, paddling in the sea or building sandcastles then Barmouth is the perfect centre.
Barmouth's history can be explored via the Heritage Trail, and visiting the two museums. There is a wide range of independent shops, cafes. pubs and restaurants, so a day can be spent browsing, dipping in and out of shops with regular coffee stops, and maybe an ice cream on the harbour watching the boats and seagulls.
From Barmouth there are many places you can go for a day out. You can explore slate mines, travel on heritage steam trains, visit castles, gardens and prehistoric monuments.
Whether you are here for a night, a weekend, a week or longer, there are many places to stay for all budgets and tastes. Remember if you book direct then more of your money stays in Barmouth supporting the place you love to visit.
If you are planning a visit and would like a copy of the Town Guide posted to you, please click here..
Information Point at Barmouth Station
Camping & Holiday Park