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Porthkerry Country Park

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Nice park - Could do with better signed walks

Very nice country park located close to the sea in Barry. I did not visit with a dog, but many... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
234matheww
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Excellent park to take my grandchildren they absolutely love it we go there on regulary all year... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Guide713470
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice country park located close to the sea in Barry. I did not visit with a dog, but many people there (even out of season) with dogs and I can see that this would be one the places to go in the summer. Nice...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent park to take my grandchildren they absolutely love it we go there on regulary all year round it’s a great park for walks with pebble beach and a great cafe

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Guide713470
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Porthkerry Country Park never fails to deliver all year around. I was there last week when there was a heavy frost on the swathe of grassland that stretches down the park towards the pebble beach. The dogs had a wonderful time chasing balls and jumping...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank chessiepops
Reviewed 20 October 2018

Stunning location, great walks, something for everybody to enjoy.. beautiful beach with amazing views.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank trevor6410
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Came here today when it was absolutely tipping it down. The footpaths were flooded but still had a great time and a wonderful walk with my wife. So much space to run around and have fun it’s a place I will come again to in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Rob S
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Well out of the way but worth the effort. Beautiful park in its natural state. Good mini golf facility and rangers' information hut. Coffee shop and food is out of the Marco family in Barry Island and is very welcome and welcoming

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank gareth e
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Visited to day after a recommendation from a friend. The sun was shining so there was no other place I could’ve been, lovely walks, fantastic views, the food from the cafe was also reasonably priced, with pleasant helpful staff serving you, great for dog walking,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank stumpy42
Reviewed 29 August 2018

It is a very big open space park plenty of room for children to run around and play or for older people to take a walk in the wooded area, it has a car park and a pitch and putt course you can also get...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Michael A
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Great for dog walking and exercise, be aware that new restrictions have been made by the Council as to the areas you can now take dogs.There are two parking areas the furthest one by the viaduct has a cafe which is open all day serving...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank hawkinsj421
Reviewed 27 August 2018

you can either take a long walk on the coastal path, nip down to the sea for a dip or even have a game of pitch and putt

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank PhilipH1833
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Gabrielle P
3 August 2018|
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Response from James17072002 | Reviewed this property |
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Michelle642
17 May 2018|
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Response from ambi44 | Reviewed this property |
Not far at all, if you’re in the car park near the toilets and cafe... probably a few mins. If you’re on the over flow car park on the field... closer to 10 mins if you’re carrying stuff :)
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Nicola D
12 August 2017|
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Response from jaynet372 | Reviewed this property |
Yes plenty of people walk dogs here 😊
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