4 of the Best Places to Watch the Sunset in North Wales

sunset in North Wales The beauty of North Wales shines bright throughout the summer days, and continues through to the night as the sun begins to set and the stars come out to light the midnight sky. There is something quite special about summer sunsets in particular that adds an extra element of magic to the evening, so we’ve put together a short guide to four of the best spots to watch the sunset whilst on your holiday in North Wales.


Watching the sun set over the glistening Welsh waters provides a real treat as the glorious image reflects on the sea at Llandudno. Recently voted as one of the UK’s best seaside towns, this provides a romantic setting where you can sit on the sand and watch the day drift away, away from the hustle and bustle of the daily seaside life at Llandudno. There is a sense of calm that takes over the beach in the evening and leaves you feeling truly at ease and relaxed on a summers evening.

Rhos on Sea

This picturesque location offers a stunning sunset experience. Anyone interested in photography will find this spot to be an absolute delight, with the jetty adding a dramatic silhouette to the scene and the surroundings leaving you with an abundance of aesthetically pleasing shots. Find delight in the red sky at night as you glance over the glistening waters, there is no need to travel abroad to experience magnificent sights such as these when they are available so close to home!

Colwyn Bay

Situated very close to our Conwy holiday parks, Colwyn Bay is the second largest community in North Wales. This offers a welcoming atmosphere alongside the beauty of the sunset, and creates a perfect balance of calming quiet on the beach with the local town sitting so close. This means that once the sun has disappeared for the day and you start to feel the chills, you can pop into town and warm yourself up in one of the local pubs!

Talacre Lighthouse

This weathered lighthouse sitting on the sand adds the true sense of a seaside holiday. Indulge in this gorgeous location as you walk on the sand along to the calming sounds of the sea. The lighthouse itself is full of history, as it was used by the military during the Second World War as an aircraft firing range! Take a step back from the stress of everyday life and feel a true sense of serenity as you wander through the dunes and enjoy the natural environment during your holidays!