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Beautiful, Winter and Summer

Rest bay beach is a beautiful, unspoiled area suitable for the whole family. Life guards are in... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
paulamw2016
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Porthcawl, United Kingdom
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Amazing views of the sea

A very clean beach nice to visit here.It's a lovely place to have a walk around. and lovely views... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mark F
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Rest bay beach is a beautiful, unspoiled area suitable for the whole family. Life guards are in attendance during peak season, making it safer to visit with children. A local haven for surfers and paddle boarders, the beach is used all year round. There is...More

1  Thank paulamw2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very clean beach nice to visit here.It's a lovely place to have a walk around. and lovely views of the beautiful sea

Thank Mark F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice to visit here, always clean and easy to get around. Town has nice holiday feel, great to watch all the fancy bikes and cars drive past or watch the boats.

1  Thank MarkG4039
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled across Rest Bay by accident it is stunning and full of surfers, lovely coffee box at the top and plenty of parking with reasonable prices too, in all very pretty and lots of areas of shelter too.

Thank Julie T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'm lucky enough to live just a short walk from this beautiful beach its lovely for families, surfers, couples or just a solo visit

1  Thank Sharon E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beach and sea as good as ever but the council is making changes. They are building a new cafe and new toilets. But typically, the council has closed the present ones before the new ones are built . There is still one toilet, but this...More

1  Thank Alan R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Good car park, good beach/coast walking. Great to watch surfers. Understand café is to be rebuilt, even though we enjoyed the old one!

Thank 475moC
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

Great beach for surfing The waves are really food and plenty of parking really cheap and a nice walk along side the golf course

Thank christine d
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Lovely view it's changed a lot since 1965, I wanted to visit this place and I wasn't disappointed it's a lovely place to visit

Thank Debbie F
Reviewed August 13, 2018

This is an excellent beach location with ample parking (including beach-side disabled spots). It has an effective life-guard station and cycle routes/pedestrian walks around the location, There are also outside showers for surfers to rinse off. All it really lacks are toilets and on the...More

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Response from 941jimmyc | Reviewed this property |
Think it was around £4 for 3 hours
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L0uanne
May 12, 2018|
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Response from Alan R | Reviewed this property |
I think so although for part of the year they have to be on a lead.
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Yes very much so
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