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Fab beach

Fab beach and dogs allowed. Our dog had a lovely run around. Lots of beach as tide was out. Tide... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
RhianJ85
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Lovely in all weathers

Lovely spot to walk your dog. Dunes and beach and rock pools. This bay has it all. Short walk from... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
412hannahd
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Neath Port Talbot, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fab beach and dogs allowed. Our dog had a lovely run around. Lots of beach as tide was out. Tide was coming in and took some wonderful photos.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank RhianJ85
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely spot to walk your dog. Dunes and beach and rock pools. This bay has it all. Short walk from a nice pub on the green too.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 412hannahd
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Quieter part of Porthcawl the further you walk along the beach. You can walk for a couple of miles all the way down to the estuary. Mind the occasion horse on the beach. The sand moves regularly so it has a different appearance week to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Dixey333
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Such a lovely beach to walk along on a cold, crisp morning. The dogs love it too. Careful when walking along the sand when the tide has gone out as there can be some deep quicksand holes but apart from that it's fabulous

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Michelle D
Reviewed December 10, 2018

If its the outdoor life you adore then this is a walk on the wild side for you and your family and Pets , Watch the power of the sea from this shoreline , admire the sound of the crashing waves on the pebbled shore

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank kn0t4sail
Reviewed November 6, 2018

perfect for dog walking family fun has lots of rocks great for rock pooling walk all the way to ogmore its beautiful

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Debbie M
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful beach with cleanest and good for walking. The beach is great for rock pools and the children seem to enjoy with sand and searching for sea life there.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank lokeshg477
Reviewed August 29, 2018

Visited this beach today with my husband, grandchildren and their dog,after looking online for dog friendly beaches. Never been there before, but was in for a pleasant surprise. A lovely, long beach, with sand and some rocks.The grandchildren enjoyed lookingin the rocks pools and under...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Gaynor91
Reviewed August 28, 2018

One of the best local beaches for dog walking. Even when the tide is in you can walk all the way from Newton Beach (pay and display carpark) to the estuary at Ogmore by Sea. If you want to go further you can go from...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Blandacious
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Just returned back from Newton Bay but today there is bad weather and rough sea at Newton. The waves are crashing the wall today. The carpark is Chargeable 7 Days a week via the on site machine . Massive potholes full of water today which...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Daimaxboyce
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thisishannah
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Response from Jilly2903 | Reviewed this property |
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Holly028
June 10, 2017|
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Response from ruadhainn | Reviewed this property |
Sorry no idea, I found an easy place to park with access directly to the dunes from a spot in the local housing area. It is not suitable for childrens buggies and the like. My apologies for the delay in responding. I... More
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