The village is the quintessential British seaside resort, with mixed sand and stony beach, sea wall, pubs and shops selling plastic buckets and spades.
The Cambrian Line has a station in Borth.
The small B4353 goes through the village and connects to the A487 between Aberystwyth and Machynlleth.
- Ynyslas. Large sandy beach and sand dunes on the Dyfi estuary. Small nature information hut open in summer. Parking on the sand, payment in peak season..
- The beach.
- Walk along the cliff tops to Aberystwyth
- Borth and Ynyslas Golf Club.
There are a number of hotels and B&B in the village and a few caravan sites on the edge of town.