Criccieth Castle

Previous events held on site

  • Medieval re-enactments
  • Living history
  • Storytellers
  • Musical performances

Car Parking Information
There is no on site car parking spaces however on street parking is available nearby. There is also a local authority pay and display car park available near the beach which is 300 yards from the entrance.

Site Access
There is no vehicular access to this site.

Access for restricted mobility
The visitor centre is accessible to visitors with restricted mobility however access to the castle from the visitor centre is up a very steep concrete path with 100 steps.


  • Snacks are available from the gift shop
  • One male toilet and one female toilet is available in addition to facilities for those with mobility restrictions
  • There are portable induction loops, braille buttons, low counters and benches available
  • Reasonable mobile signal on site

No licences held

Interior Spaces
Gerald of Wales visitor room -width 135 inches, length 232 inches.

Wedding Ceremonies and Civil Partnerships
No wedding licence held

Site Plan

Power facilities on site for hirers
Yes – mains power supply within the Visitor Centre - no supply availble in the castle

Water facilities on site for hirers
Yes – mains water supply

Ground Pegs allowed?
Not permitted on site

Any restricted areas?
None except during conservation or maintenance works