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On the Llyn Peninsula, near Pwllheli,

 in beautiful North West Wales



Pwllheli and Abersoch are world renowned as excellent sailing centres and the facilities at Pwllheli Marina  are second to none. There are launching facilities for large boats and dinghies. Throughout the season, Pwllheli Sailing Club and South Caernarfon Yacht Club  run many National and International sailing events. The new Plas Heli sailing centre is a fabulous modern building. Open to the public, and a very good place to eat and watch the sailing.

There are also boat trips or sea fishing trips out of the marina by Ennlli Boat Trips 0845 811 3655 or 07836 293 146 (boat) or 07896 111 983 over to Bardsey Island where you often see dolphins and whales, and always see seals and sea birds.

Boat trips around  Bardsey can also be arranged from Aberdaron by Bardsey Boat Trips 07971 769895

Abersoch (9 ml), 01758 712622

Offering a challenging mix of 18 holes on traditional links and parkland

Pwllheli ( 2 ml) 01758 701644

Combining tree-lined parkland golf with links golf

Nefyn (9 ml) 01758 720966

Probably the prettiest and most  challenging course you will ever play


Sailing & the Sea

There are four excellent Golf courses all within easy reach from Gorwel


Porthmadog (12 ml)  01766 514124

An intriguing mixture of heath land and linksland

Click this link to view the video of the Plas Heli sailing facility