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Walk before a wedding reception.

Stayed locally having driven up from Gatwick to go to a wedding reception. Needed some air and... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2018
_pchild
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Redhill, United Kingdom
Beautiful!

The scenery was stunning. This type of rock, hill formation I have only seen in three places being... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2018
CasieMartin
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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All reviews rock pools free parking ice cream the cliff low tide fossil hunting car park nice walk plenty of parking lifeguard station nice cafe coastal path life guards stunning views couple of hours public toilets nice place to sit
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is definitely a must visit place. The geology of the coastline makes it very unique and if you walk out a bit and along the coat the caves that have been left in the rock face are beautiful and quite geometric due to the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed January 20, 2019

Park up in the town and walk down through the medow or use the car park on the front and get out and explore. Llantwit Major has a wonderful beach with sand to the right and rougher ground to the left so you will have...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 12, 2018

Lovely scenery & beach, there is a café there too, but we found the cappuccinos undrinkable, and the lady serving was too busy on her phone, than wanting to serve.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank burridge2522017
Reviewed November 7, 2018

Stayed locally having driven up from Gatwick to go to a wedding reception. Needed some air and drove down to the fort and found a track down to the coast.Beach very desolate and beautiful in a Jurrasic Park way and could imagine dinosaurs walking along...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank _pchild
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

The scenery was stunning. This type of rock, hill formation I have only seen in three places being NZ, Iceland and here. It was rather romantic and I can only imagine what it would be like on a clear sunny day.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank CasieMartin
Reviewed October 5, 2018

Good place to visit out of season. The dogs loved it too...we were able to walk on the shingle and sandy beach, buy refreshments and chat with other visitors...will definitely make a return visit

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ElizaberthR
Reviewed September 26, 2018

When the tide is in and the cafe is closed not much to do when you get there. We did a round 4 mile walk, taking in the cliffs and beach which is certainly impressive and rugged.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Tony-Burns
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

I live in Llantwit and this cafe brings great memories, I love the place in winter with the sea crashing over the rocks, the cafe is clean and the staff and owner is just great. Parking is free and the view is unbelievable. Do not...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank stevemogs81
Reviewed September 7, 2018

This is a lovely rocky beach that goes on for miles when the tide is out, my family really enjoys visiting here. It's nice to have free parking and toilets, the cafe is pretty basic but does tasty meals. It's a shame that dogs are...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Catherine B
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

Stunning views, a lovely walk from Llantwit Major. Nice cafe and not to busy. Well worth a walk or drive

Date of experience: September 2018
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Lamar_the_headcrab
March 20, 2018|
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Response from David C | Reviewed this property |
I am severely disabled, walking either with the aid of a stick, or else using a wheelchair. Providing one is sensible, access is tricky but far from impossible.
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August 16, 2016|
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Response from David C | Reviewed this property |
I have no knowledge of a ban on dogs.
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Debi H
January 20, 2015|
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Response from David C | Reviewed this property |
Yes - there is an existing camp/caravan park already there.
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