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Terrible,non existent!!!

No office or building just a stand with leaflets near the town's Arcade very POOR!! The town and... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2018
Penarth, United Kingdom
via mobile
Bit sad

There are some leaflets at the Pavilion but there is no tourist information office. I went all over... read more

Reviewed August 25, 2018
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  • Very good0%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible51%
11 Dec 2018
“Terrible,non existent!!!”
25 Aug 2018
“Bit sad”
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Penarth Pier The Esplanade, Penarth CF64 3AU, Wales
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Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

No office or building just a stand with leaflets near the town's Arcade very POOR!! The town and sea front have something to shout about without a doubt. Beautiful Parks/Beach seafront/Pier with Cinema,cafe,public toilets,function hall for arts etc and snack outlets. Top quality restaurants one...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank 168daveh
Reviewed August 25, 2018

There are some leaflets at the Pavilion but there is no tourist information office. I went all over Penarth trying to find a map of Penarth to no avail. Pretty sad for a seaside town! This is something that should be remedied. Despite this Penarth...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JonathanIreland
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

The Tourist Info Office on the Pier is now a (rather quaint) sweetshop, and the signs dotted around the town are obviously out of date. I do know that some of the little shops in the town centre help visitors and tourists and a couple...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank JonPowell862
Reviewed January 22, 2018

We eat at a restaurant near by , then walked it of along the seafront, taking in the stunning views of the beach and sea , the pier with looked new with its fresh coat of paint

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Nutbeam S
Reviewed August 13, 2017

The nice little tourist info office at the entrance to Penarth Pier has been closed for some while for the usual reasons. It's just an info board now but there is a good range of local tourist info leaflets on display inside the Pier Pavilion

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Heather B
Reviewed November 12, 2016

Apart from seeing this beautiful pier, it has more three eating/drinking places, toilets. and cinema, and the wonderful information area, filled with a little insight to the history of the pier and surrounding areas.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank HelmarkCardiff
Reviewed February 12, 2013

Good friendly informative staff, useful information about travel and great places to visit. We chatted for quite some time the advisor gave us some history as well which added to the visit.

Date of experience: September 2012
1  Thank freddiesimmo
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