"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Porthcawl - Trecco Bay Beach

The bay faces south towards the Bristol Channel and is approximately 650 metres, at its widest point, with limestone cliffs on either side. Sand slopes gently to the sea, fringed by a shingle bank, at the high tide mark. A caravan park backs on to the Bay.

Beach type: sand & rock

Nearest town: Porthcawl

Local authority: Bridgend Council

OS Grid Reference: SS831762

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Porthcawl - Trecco Bay Beach

  • Merthyr Mawr Sand Dunes (2m)
  • Dizzys Castle (4m)
  • Claypits Pottery (4m)
  • Sadie and Franks (4m)
  • Ewenny Pottery (5m)
  • Bridgend Recreation Centre (5m)
  • JumpINGym (5m)

Tourist Information

Porthcawl
Tourist Information Centre
Old Police Station
John Street
Porthcawl Brigend
Wales
CF36 3DT

Phone 01656 786 639
Email porthcawltic@bridgend.gov.uk

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Weather

Forecast for Friday 14 December

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like -4°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 10mph.
ENE
Pressure 1020
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -4°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
E
Pressure 1022
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
E
Pressure 1021
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
ESE
Pressure 1021
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
ESE
Pressure 1020
Humidity 76%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
ESE
Pressure 1020
Humidity 77%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Accomodation near Porthcawl - Trecco Bay Beach

Hotels, guest houses and B&Bs

Self-catering

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Tell us what you think about Porthcawl - Trecco Bay Beach

Sheltered sandy beach within walking distance of Porthcawl. Within a holiday park with public access. Good family facilities including amusement arcade and leisure centre. Dog exercise area. Free parking.

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