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Aberavon Beach

Port Talbot, Wales
+44 7831 810220
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Great but no public loos!

We spent this weekend at Aberavon beach & it was fab. The boys (6&9) loved it. They scooted along... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Emma J Dunn
via mobile
Not our type of place.

Long beach with footpath/cycle path. With a splendid view of the steel works. To be fair it was a... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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“paddling pool” (19 reviews)
“skate park” (15 reviews)
“chip shop” (19 reviews)
Port Talbot, Wales
+44 7831 810220
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We spent this weekend at Aberavon beach & it was fab. The boys (6&9) loved it. They scooted along the prom, played at the playground, had a giggle on the pirate crazy golf course & of course built sandcastles, collected shells & paddled in the...More

1  Thank Emma J Dunn
Reviewed 6 days ago

Long beach with footpath/cycle path. With a splendid view of the steel works. To be fair it was a cloudy/rainy day and deserted. We much prefer Barry Island for the beach and facilities.

Thank angm13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful beach it's a pleasure to go there.Use to love going to Aberavon Beach with my friends when we were kids.

Thank wendy t
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here after the disappointment of Barry Island.. What a contrast! Aberavon Beach has a vast expanse of beach, very long and also nice and wide, yet shallow and gradual in the sea. Great place for the children.. and dogs by the looks of it.....More

Thank JVDeacon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Could walk for miles and miles beautiful beach and plenty of cafes, range of 2 different parks (young and an older park), a skatepark and mini golf great day out with the family :)

Thank Sam D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Worth a family day out...when it's hot this is a great walk along the long sandy beach. Great bars and restaurants along the promenade. Water is safe.

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Take a stroll along the front, nice cafe, playarea for the children and the beach is very clean. Plenty of onroad parking and you can walk for a good few miles.

Thank jobfamily
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful walk along the beach with the dog and boyfriend. Lots of things for the children to do & parking isn't too bad.

Thank Elisha A
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Lots of sand, Dog friendly during off peak months. A nice beach. Good for skim boarding. Stayed across the street at the Best Western.

Thank Jahny W
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Fantastic promenade walk with stunning views. From the backdrop of Tata Steel in Port Talbot across the magnificent and massive bay as far as Mumbles head in Swansea, this has to be one of the best promenade and beach walks in Europe, let alone the...More

1  Thank Julie S
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are there cctv cameras all along the front? Wanna feel safe with my children
6 May 2017|
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Response from Bexy E | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. To be honest, I'm not sure, but I doubt it.
Jade H
Hi, never been before. Is there parking nearby?
10 March 2017|
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Response from Daz-34 | Reviewed this property |
Every where! No problem parking here. Free aswel! Enjoy
Are there sun loungers or deck chairs for hire?
15 August 2016|
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