Attractions in Porthcawl, Bridgend



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  • Porthcawl Museum

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    Bedford Park

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  • Coney Beach Pleasure Park

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  • Grand Pavilion Theatre

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  • Porthcawl - Newton Beach

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  • Porthcawl - Coney (Sandy Bay) Beach

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  • St Teilo's Church Merthyr Mawr

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  • Porthcawl - Rest Bay Beach

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  • Porthcawl - Pink Bay Beach

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  • Porthcawl - Trecco Bay Beach

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  • Great House Hotel Spa

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  • Kenfig National Nature Reserve

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  • Ogmore Beach

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  • St Donats Arts Centre

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  • Ogmore Castle

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  • Porthcawl - Sker Beach

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  • Dunraven Bay (Southerndown Beach)

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  • Vale Carriages

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  • Candleston Castle

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  • Parc Slip Wildlife Trust Visitor Centre

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  • Porthcawl Museum
    Porthcawl Museum

    The museum has a great many collections on offer, including the 49th Reconnaisance Regiment formed in 1941, Samtampa Disaster 1947, Railways, The Great War exhibition, archaeological finds and records from local churches.

    Porthcawl, Bridgend 0.1 miles, 0.16 km from Porthcawl, Bridgend.
    Welsh Tourist Board
    Booking and enquiries:
    +44 01656 788853
  • Coney Beach Pleasure Park
    Coney Beach Pleasure Park

    Spend a traditional seaside day at the funfair set right by the sea overlooking the spectacular Heritage Coast. Funfair rides, slot machines, hot doughnuts, fish and chips, in fact everything for a fun filled day out.

    Porthcawl, Bridgend 0.3 miles, 0.48 km from Porthcawl, Bridgend.
    Booking and enquiries:
    +44 01656 788911
  • Bedford Park
    Bedford Park

    Based around the former 1780's Ironworks established by John Bedford, the park is an interesting mix of industrial archaelogy, rare plants and flowers, where visitors can study interpretation panels, take country walks and nature trails.

    Bridgend 0.1 miles, 0.16 km from Porthcawl, Bridgend.
    Booking and enquiries:
    +44 01656 725155
  • Grand Pavilion Theatre
    Grand Pavilion Theatre

    Built in 1932, the Grand Pavilion is an Art-Deco multi purpose venue offering live shows, conference and wedding facilities and private parties. The Theatre is situated on the seafront with panoramic views of the Heritage Coast.

    Porthcawl, Bridgend 0.2 miles, 0.32 km from Porthcawl, Bridgend.
    Booking and enquiries:
    +44 01656 815995
  • Porthcawl - Newton Beach
    Porthcawl - Newton Beach

    Newton is the most easterly beach at Porthcawl and is a ten minute walk from the picturesque village of Newton.

    Porthcawl, Bridgend 1.2 miles, 1.92 km from Porthcawl, Bridgend.
    Booking and enquiries:
    +44 01656 815338
  • Porthcawl - Coney (Sandy Bay) Beach
    Porthcawl - Coney (Sandy Bay) Beach

    A sheltered sandy beach at Porthcawl located within walking distance of the town and situated in front of a large fairground and seafront area with shops, cafés, bars and fast food outlets.

    Porthcawl, Bridgend 0.4 miles, 0.64 km from Porthcawl, Bridgend.
    Booking and enquiries:
    +44 01656 815338
  • St Teilo's Church Merthyr Mawr
    St Teilo's Church Merthyr Mawr

    St Teilo's church Merthyr Mawr built 1850 by Ferrey/Pritchard on site of earlier medieval church.

    Bridgend 5.5 miles, 8.8 km from Porthcawl, Bridgend.
    Booking and enquiries:
    +44 01656 859487
  • Porthcawl - Rest Bay Beach
    Porthcawl - Rest Bay Beach

    Rest Bay is a popular beach at Porthcawl with miles of fine quality golden sand and some rock pools backed by low cliffs.

    Porthcawl, Bridgend 1.1 miles, 1.76 km from Porthcawl, Bridgend.
    Booking and enquiries:
    +44 01656 815338
  • Porthcawl - Pink Bay Beach
    Porthcawl - Pink Bay Beach

    A quieter beach near Porthcawl, popular with locals and surfers, with golden sand edged by a rocky shoreline.

    Porthcawl, Bridgend 1.2 miles, 1.92 km from Porthcawl, Bridgend.
    Booking and enquiries:
    +44 01656 815338
  • Porthcawl - Trecco Bay Beach
    Porthcawl - Trecco Bay Beach

    Trecco Bay beach at Porthcawl is a large sandy beach with excellent water quality. Although only a five minute walk away from Trecco Bay Holiday Park, it is relatively quiet.

    Porthcawl, Bridgend 0.8 miles, 1.28 km from Porthcawl, Bridgend.
    Booking and enquiries:
    +44 01656 815338
  • Great House Hotel Spa
    Great House Hotel Spa

    Leiester's Restaurant Bridgend is an award winning AA rosette restaurant. You will find a restaurant offering an exquisite dining experience reflecting the best in Welsh cooking.

    Bridgend 4 miles, 6.4 km from Porthcawl, Bridgend.
    Booking and enquiries:
    +44 01656 657644
  • Kenfig National Nature Reserve
    Kenfig National Nature Reserve

    Kenfig NNR (includes the area of sand dunes and Kenfig Pool) are designated as a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI). Glamorgan's largest natural lake, Kenfig Pool, is set on the edge of this beautiful sand dune nature reserve.

    Bridgend 2.7 miles, 4.32 km from Porthcawl, Bridgend.
    Booking and enquiries:
    +44 01656 743386
  • Ogmore Beach
    Ogmore Beach

    Ogmore is one of the most popular beaches for visitors along the Glamorgan Heritage Coast due to its expansive golden sands and fertile rock pools.

    Llantwit Major, Vale Of Glamorgan 3.1 miles, 4.96 km from Porthcawl, Bridgend.
    Booking and enquiries:
    +44 01446 704867
  • St Donats Arts Centre
    St Donats Arts Centre

    Donats Arts Centre is a unique venue in a unique setting in the grounds of a medieval castle overlooking the sea.

    Vale Of Glamorgan 9.2 miles, 14.72 km from Porthcawl, Bridgend.
    Booking and enquiries:
    +44 01446 799095
  • Ogmore Castle
    Ogmore Castle

    Substantial remains of a Norman stone-built castle, raised by the de Londres family. The initial earthwork castle was established by William de Londres, soon after 1100.

    Vale Of Glamorgan 4.2 miles, 6.72 km from Porthcawl, Bridgend.
    Booking and enquiries:
    +44 01443 336000
  • Porthcawl - Sker Beach
    Porthcawl - Sker Beach

    Sker Beach is the most westerly of Porthcawl's beaches and is only accessible by walking from Rest Bay or the Kenfig National Nature Reserve.

    Porthcawl, Bridgend 1.3 miles, 2.08 km from Porthcawl, Bridgend.
    Booking and enquiries:
    +44 01656 815338
  • Dunraven Bay (Southerndown Beach)
    Dunraven Bay (Southerndown Beach)

    Dunraven Bay attracts thousands of visitors every year; although officially called Dunraven Bay, it is also often referred to Southerndown beach taking its name from the nearby village.

    Llantwit Major, Vale Of Glamorgan 4.6 miles, 7.36 km from Porthcawl, Bridgend.
    Booking and enquiries:
    +44 01446 704867
  • Vale Carriages
    Vale Carriages

    A carriage tour along the dramatic coastline of the Vale of Glamorgan's heritage coast.

    St Brides Major, Vale Of Glamorgan 5 miles, 8 km from Porthcawl, Bridgend.
    Booking and enquiries:
    +44 01656 880808
  • Candleston Castle
    Candleston Castle

    Surrounded by the huge sand dune system of Merthyr Mawr warren, you can still visit the remains of Candleston Castle, once a 14th century fortified manor house.

    Bridgend 4.2 miles, 6.72 km from Porthcawl, Bridgend.
    Booking and enquiries:
    +44 01656 786639
  • Parc Slip Wildlife Trust Visitor Centre
    Parc Slip Wildlife Trust Visitor Centre

    New for 2013 is the freshly reopened Parc Slip Wildlife Trust Visitor Centre with Coffee Shop and upstairs Discovery Room, which is available for hire.

    Bridgend 6.1 miles, 9.76 km from Porthcawl, Bridgend.
    Booking and enquiries:
    +44 01656 724100