"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 Thursday 25 April

06:00


Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
ESE
Pressure 991
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSE
Pressure 994
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 37%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
S
Pressure 995
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSW
Pressure 997
Humidity 67%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 31%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
SSW
Pressure 999
Humidity 69%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSE
Pressure 1002
Humidity 80%
UV Index n/a
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Accomodation near Porthcawl - Trecco Bay Beach

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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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