Destination guide

Why people love visiting historical Criccieth

Enjoy the history and other features of Criccieth. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the seaside, bars and beaches. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Criccieth

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Criccieth a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Aberglaslyn Pass (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Gelert's Grave (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Rhyd Ddu Path (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Llyn Dinas (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Watkin Path (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Pyg Track (13.7 mi / 22 km)

Seasonal weather in Criccieth

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 19°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Criccieth

Criccieth is famous for its beautiful ocean views and pristine beaches. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Criccieth is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Moel Hebog (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Portmeirion Sands (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Llyn Dinas (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Llanbedrog Beach (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Nefyn Beach (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Mount Snowdon (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Criccieth

If you'd rather travel by train, you can make your way to Criccieth Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Criccieth?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 861 holiday lettings around Criccieth. From 561 cottages to 7 mobile homes & caravans, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Criccieth? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Criccieth. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Criccieth Castle: 2,243 holiday lettings
  • Criccieth Station: 2,247 holiday lettings
  • Lloyd George Museum: 2,151 holiday lettings
  • Snowdon Mountain Railway: 2,417 holiday lettings
  • Barmouth Beach: 1,375 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Criccieth listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Criccieth?

Yes, of course. offers 561 Cottages in Criccieth. Our other popular types of Criccieth holiday rentals include:

  • Caravans: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 220 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 561 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Flats and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Criccieth?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 40 holiday homes with pool available in Criccieth. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.