RNLI shops, museums and the College will open as Government guidance allows. Lifeboat stations remain operational but are not open to visitors.

RNLI Porthdinllaen Lifeboat Station

Porthdinllaen Lifeboat Station

Situated on the picturesque north coast of the Lleyn Peninsula, Porthdinllaen Lifeboat Station is home to a Tamar class all-weather lifeboat. Its crews have been presented with five awards for gallantry.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Porthdinllaen Lifeboat Station

11.06am 23 July 2021
11.38am 15 July 2021
9.35pm 13 July 2021
4.43pm 27 June 2021
9.49am 27 June 2021
8.48pm 13 June 2021
7.31pm 23 May 2021
11.49am 7 April 2021
1.06pm 3 April 2021
12.29pm 1 December 2020
7.34am 31 October 2020
11.59am 11 October 2020
9.36am 11 October 2020
9.18am 9 October 2020
10.55pm 5 October 2020
9.41pm 20 September 2020
12.50pm 12 September 2020
10.44am 24 August 2020
4.45pm 22 August 2020
4.44pm 21 August 2020

Today's weather

15°C Rain
Min: 14°C Max: 15°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Porthdinllaen Lifeboat Station 
Lon Golff
Morfa Nefyn
LL53 6DA

Station phone number

01758 720241


Parking near Nefyn golf club . Car to boathouse by prior arrangement only.

Visiting times

Monday-Friday 10am-3pm
Saturday-Sunday 12pm-4pm

Visitor contact and phone number

Mike Davies 

07766 880252

Alan Parry   
01758 720241

Shop hours

The shop is open during school holidays and bank holidays. 

Shop phone number

01758 721392

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Zoe Williams with Robert Jones, Porthdinllaen RNLI Second Coxswain and Mali Parry-Jones, volunteer crew and Porthdinllaen RNLI Water Safety Officer. L-R: Robert Jones, Zoe Williams and Mali Parry-Jones.
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