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Hidden gem

We went for a mid week break and were pleasantly surprised by the quality of the beach. There has... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Birmingham, United Kingdom
The jewel in the Welsh Crown

This beach has got so much better in the last few years. The sea water quality is excellent and the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Port Talbot, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for a mid week break and were pleasantly surprised by the quality of the beach. There has been recent infrastructure improvement and with a fresh injection of cash the place will be a delight for a day out. Good for a stroll or...More

Thank ModusOperandis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice long beach, good for walks or cycling. 2 places to eat on the waterfront, and a couple more accrosa the street. Enough parking available. Excellent for kids.

Thank veggievegan2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This beach has got so much better in the last few years. The sea water quality is excellent and the beach is clean. So much more for families too. Well worth a visit

Thank Welshfolks_abroad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the ouside it looks very dated but don't let first impressions stop you trying it out.The staff are all friendly and professional, the rooms are slightly dated but very clean and comfortable. The restaurant I think is excellent ,the food is very well presented...More

Thank Ian R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great place for all ages and abilities.parking right on the sea front and a flat accessible promenade.Lovely parks,coffee shops and an amazing chippy which is cheap and does kid cones too.Lots of sculptures and things of interest to look at and the...More

Thank Jill W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

With lots of parking available it was a breeze to get onto the promenade There are plenty of places to sit and watch the waves Could do with a bit more than a chip shop and ice cream parlour but more is available from a...More

1  Thank whitey1962
Reviewed September 11, 2018

When visiting this area this week we went for a walk on Aberavon beach reasonably clean beach and exellant views accross Swansea bay as far as the Mumbles head

Thank john e
Reviewed September 1, 2018

We have the pleasure of living very close to this beach, and over the years it has had a lot of money spent on it, there can be a problem with parking when the weather is lovely, but the car parking is quite limited. There...More

Thank dafydd
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

Was pleasantly surprised during a random last minute trip to Aberavon with my 9 year old. Haven’t been there personally for years, and despite choosing a day when the weather wasn’t brilliant, so we weren’t able to enjoy the ‘splash park’, I was still suitably...More

Thank MissHelB
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful place! Huge, wide sandy beach and the Welsh Coast Path on the other side which is nice for walks and cycling . The beach has designated areas for swimming, kite surfing, surfing. Dogs are ok on the beach at certain parts and time of...More

Thank Torlus
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August 24, 2018|
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Response from Lianne M | Reviewed this property |
No, there aren't I'm afaid
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August 4, 2018|
Response from Jo-AnnaSunsetSuite | Reviewed this property |
Hi Rhian, There is currently an order in effect which covers the Aberavon Beach and Promenade from 1st May - 30th September. This prohibits dogs from entering a designated part of the beach and requires dogs to be on a... More
July 21, 2018|
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Response from Lianne M | Reviewed this property |
No charge