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Kenfig National Nature Reserve

#5 of 28 things to do in Bridgend Features Animals
Ton Kenfig, Bridgend CF33 4PT, Wales
011 44 1656 743386
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Peace and quiet

Lovely place to get away from it all. You can walk down to the Sker beach or find a quiet spot... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
gillian m
Swansea, United Kingdom
Beautiful place to go

Love coming her.. lovely walks.. bird huts are fab. Great nature reserve. Could do with a few more... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Emma B
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Ton Kenfig, Bridgend CF33 4PT, Wales
011 44 1656 743386
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely place to get away from it all. You can walk down to the Sker beach or find a quiet spot amongst the dunes. Feeling energetic? then walk along the path to Portcawl. If you're lucky you'll see birds and butterflies. There are toilets in...More

Thank gillian m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love coming her.. lovely walks.. bird huts are fab. Great nature reserve. Could do with a few more bin for dog mess

Thank Emma B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The walk to Sker Beach across the National nature Reserve and Dunes is fabulous.The beach is always peaceful .

1  Thank avelinita
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Lovely area to walk around, dog friendly, can have a picnic here, walk around and visit the lake. If you walk towards the beach you'll get to sker beach which is lovely, almost unspoilt. Recommend. Primarily for dog walkers.

1  Thank Katie P
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

What can I say but Wow, this is a fabulous place to visit, so many paths to explore among the dunes down to the huge open deserted beach, great for surfers and fishermen, fabulous for dogs too. Free parking and toilets but...sadly due to financial...More

Thank David E
Reviewed 17 May 2017

On a lovely sunny day you can walk for miles, listen to the birds and there is a centre where you can get information about the wildlife on the reserve.

Thank wendym071
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

This is a really lovely place to go for a stroll & enjoy the stunning scenery. A great place & only a short walk to the beach too.

Thank Dan L
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Plenty of lovely walks starting from the visitor centre. Kenfig pool, which is behind the visitor centre is a great place to observe the wildlife attracted by the feature, the area around the pool can get a bit boggy in wet weather. Take the path...More

Thank Huw P
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We often visit Kenfig, especially in the spring to catch the new avian arrivals - always impressed by whitethroats and swifts in April/May, Great place for dog walkers. You can spend 5-10 minutes and have a great walk to the sea through sand dunes. We...More

Thank JeffandLes
Reviewed 27 April 2017

A magnificant place to spend the day. First the lake is not for swimming in. So don't even think about it. Dangerous and sensitive wild life makes it a stupid thing to do. That said plenty of things to do The information centre with loads...More

Thank inigem
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