Local attractions and Things to Do

All about Ceredigion

Clarach Bay Holiday Village is in the heart of the beautiful county of Ceredigion in Wales. It’s a county famous for its peaceful countryside, glorious coastline and lovely seaside resort towns. Whether you want to go dolphin spotting, visiting castles, feeding birds of prey or just fancy a really good pint at a local, you can find it all and more in this mid-Wales region.

We’ve listed some of our top recommendations of things to do below. Including many local attractions (just click the pictures to find out how long it’ll take to drive there), the best beaches in the region, and some walks for all levels with fabulous views.

Come rain or shine, there is plenty to fill your days with around Ceredigion. It’s a friendly, not-too-busy part of the world which we are very proud to call home, and we know you’ll love everything to do here too!

Please note: not all entertainment and facilities will be opening just yet.

Local Walks at Clarach Bay

  • Constitution Hill

    Constitution Hill

    A favourite of visitors to Clarach Bay! The walk to Aberystwyth over Constitution Hill gives you some of the best views of the Wales coast path going. Click the picture to learn more…
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  • Wales Coastal Path

    Wales Coast Path

    Passing straight by Clarach Bay Holiday Village, the coastal path is perfect for everyone as you can walk as much or as little as you want and enjoy stunning seaside views. Click the picture to learn more...
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  • Lakeside walking trail

    Lakeside walking trail

    Bwlch Nant yr Arian is both a Red Kite Centre and a visitors centre with loads of great walking trails exploring the Ceredigion countryside. This route is perfect for young children, families with buggies or people with accessibility needs.
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Our Favourite Beaches near Clarach Bay

  • Clarach Bay Beach

    Clarach Bay Beach

    Clarach Bay is an award-winning beach located right next to Clarach Bay Holiday Village! This sand and shingle bay is always a hit with visitors to our holiday park - it couldn’t get any closer. Whether you want a day at the beach, or to watch the sunset over the waves, Clarach Bay is an ideal choice.
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  • Borth beach

    Borth Beach

    Enjoy a 5km walk or drive along the coast to get to Borth Beach. The shallow waters are great for paddling in, or swimming if you’re feeling brave. It’s a longer beach than Clarach Bay, with a similar sand and shale terrain. Plus, it’s right by the village of Borth (ideal if you fancy an ice cream or refreshment!)
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  • Ynyslas Beach

    Ynyslas Beach

    Picture three miles of golden beach with fantastic sand dunes and views across an estuary, and you’ll be imagining Ynyslas. It’s a classic, lovely beach which the whole family will enjoy. Whether you want to build a sandcastle, or sit back and enjoy watching the windsurfers across the estuary at Aberdovey.
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Things to do nearby...

  • Aberystwyth Castle

    The 13th century Aberystwyth Castle has both fascinating ruins to explore and a great children's playground and picnic area.
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  • Devil's Bridge

    The Devil’s Bridge waterfall is so spectacular, it’s been a tourist attraction since the 18th century! A great day out with 2 walks, tearooms and gift shop.
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  • Dolphin Spotting

    Keep your eyes peeled at Clarach Bay and you’ll be able to spot dolphins and porpoise enjoying the waves. Drive to New Quay to sail out to join them!
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  • Aberystwyth town

    Walk or drive to the friendly, laid back town of Aberystwyth. There’s a cinema, arts centre and plenty of great pubs, cafes and restaurants.
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  • The Silver Mountain Experience

    This is a great family day out, full of adventure and not like anything you’ve seen before. Learn all about this silver mine through their exciting and unique tours.
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What to do on the park...

  • Clarach Bay Beach

    Clarach Bay is an award-winning beach located right next to Clarach Bay Holiday Village! This sand and shingle bay is always a hit with visitors to our holiday park - it couldn’t get any closer. Whether you want a day at the beach, or to watch the sunset over the waves, Clarach Bay is an ideal choice.
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  • Amusement Arcade

    If it’s button-mashing fun you’re after, look no further than our amusement arcade. Kids and adults alike can enjoy playing the video games, penny slots and much more. It can get a bit competitive but...
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  • Seafront Funfair

    Experience all the fun of the fair at Clarach Bay Holiday Village! It’s a classic seaside staple for a reason - everyone loves it. We have go-karts, orbitors, crazy golf, trampolines and a children's...
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  • Indoor heated swimming pool

    If the sea is a little too cold for you, you’ll love our indoor swimming pool. Its great for a splash around with the kids, or quick dip and relaxing swim. No matter the weather, you can head down and...
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  • Outdoor play areas and sports court

    Clarach Bay Holiday Village is home to three outdoor play parks and a sports court, which is perfect for a good old game of kickaround. The parks are always brilliant fun for your little ones - a...
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