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Enjoyable day out

It’s been donkeys years since I last visited Ogmore-by-Sea. We were promised the last day of summer... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Lewis W
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Chepstow, United Kingdom
steeping stones

Impressive castle with a unique stepping stone river crossing. The horses in the field next to the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
jonperry3
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Wales, United Kingdom
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4 Main Road, Ogmore-by-Sea CF32 0PD, Wales
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Reviewed 4 days ago

It’s been donkeys years since I last visited Ogmore-by-Sea. We were promised the last day of summer on Wednesday and decided to take our dog and his cousin on a day trip! Wife has never been here either and it’s not since the 70s that...More

Thank Lewis W
Reviewed 5 days ago

Impressive castle with a unique stepping stone river crossing. The horses in the field next to the castle were friendly. great family outing

Thank jonperry3
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice family place to go with no horrible amusements or noise! The public toilets are clean. Good to take your own drinks and picnic out of season as its a long walk up for a drink!

Thank Charles N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Easy parking, mixture of sand and shingle areas to walk our dogs. Public conveniences. Information boards and flags to tell visitors about sea conditions. Popular place for dog walkers.

Thank ElizaberthR
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went there back end of September. Never seen it so busy. So much so they were using overflow car park. Tip for car parking. It’s £5. To avoid paying and if you don’t mind a ten minute walk, park up just off the road up...More

Thank Nick P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fabulous day in the sunshine with our 3 dogs on Ogmore Beach. We walked for miles as the tide went out. The dogs loved the rock pools and the clean sea. Plenty of shelter from the wind by the rocks. We will...More

Thank Mrs Sia E
Reviewed September 7, 2018

This is one of the closest beaches to us and definitely our favourite, we usually go at least once a week throughout the year. You either need to walk over the rocks/stones or park near the life guard station to go down the ramp. At...More

Thank Catherine B
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

We love Ogmore beach. There are fossils, rock pools, sand for sandcastles and you can swim in the sea. There are lifeguards during the summer season. Thats the kids sorted. You can take the dog, however, some visitors aren’t capable of cleaning up after their...More

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Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

We love this beach and so do my dogs. If you time it when the tide is out you are able to walk the length of the beach but if the tide is high you can walk along the cliff tops. It's a beautiful few...More

Thank welsh_cake55
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

Of more beach provided a perfect place for us to have a short walk and a long sit down with coffee and lunch. There are lovely views across the bay and the estuary nearby houses an impressive bird population. There are toilets, food vans and...More

Thank David R
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Deb E
July 26, 2018|
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Response from aken510 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can swim in the sea but take care as there are cross currents.
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JacquiM538
April 18, 2018|
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Response from Albia-Newton | Reviewed this property |
There were lots of dogs when we went - Just make sure you clean up as you go for the safety of children that use the beach
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orion546
February 3, 2018|
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Response from denz365 | Reviewed this property |
If u park by the life guard station there is a concrete ramp that leads directly on to the beach. The only thing I would say is the ramp is steep and as I have breathing difficulties I find it difficult coming off the beach... More
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