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Llantwit Major Beach

Llantwit Major, Wales
+44 1446 793021
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Lovely quiet beach

Lovely quiet beach perfect for finding fossils and rock pooling. Theres a cafe which is cheap and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
via mobile
Interesting beach for fossil-hunters and amateur geologists

There are some interesting features of this beach. Its reached by a winding, leafy road along which... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Very good46%
  • Average23%
  • Poor1%
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“ice cream” (11 reviews)
“free parking” (10 reviews)
“rock pools” (12 reviews)
Llantwit Major, Wales
+44 1446 793021
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely quiet beach perfect for finding fossils and rock pooling. Theres a cafe which is cheap and cheerful and toilets there. Spent hours on this beach and would love to come back one day

Thank Pink243
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are some interesting features of this beach. Its reached by a winding, leafy road along which a fair number of people were walking. The beach itself has a flat rocky shelf on one side with fascinating cliff formation, an area strewn with boulders on...More

Thank RubyRusk
Reviewed 1 week ago

it is a nice place to go for a walk and have drink and snack or ice cream. but most of the beach is just pebbles.

Thank alyson63
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You will gind Llantwit Major beach down a narrow road, there is a cafe on the beach but it's not great to be honest. The beach is made up of rocks and pebbles mainly with a real chance of finding fossils. There is some great...More

Reviewed 14 June 2017

A must visit,I love walking here, the kids can run around then sit down to a picnic. Or go in the sea for a paddle.

1  Thank bs101101
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

This is a very nice small secluded beach, it takes a bit of finding and the small roads leading to the beach can get very busy. There is ample parking and a small cafe for refreshments. The beach is clean but small, exploring along the...More

Thank Nick T
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

This beach was where the visitors seemed to be. There was a small cafe for food and drinks. There were car parking. Dogs, families and walkers. There are nicer beaches (sker beach) but this is great for coastal walks towards Nash point light house.

Thank Katie P
Reviewed 4 May 2017

After spending a lovely weekend in Llantwit Major we rounded it off with a very pleasant stroll through the rustic countryside to the beach. A very rocky but surprisingly beautiful beach. The walk was mainly downhill through some quaint cottages with nice gardens and then...More

Thank mcrossland60
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Visited this beach area to walk our dogs, unfortunate the tide was in when we arrive so went on a cliff walk first. There is a great cafe right by the beach so stopped for breakfast, very good, would recommend a visit. There a several...More

Thank Dave M
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely rocky outlook with lots of great spots to explore. Lovely cafe with friendly service. Amazing spot for photography with dramatic tides and great cliff walks.

Thank Charli A
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Response from George E | Reviewed this property |
Not in the summer.
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Response from LizzyPickup | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe so no.