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Aberafan Beach

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Address: Port Talbot, Wales
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Lovely location for family

Lived in Sandfilds all my life and I say it's a lovely beach, plenty to do as they keep adding to it so it's well worth taking the children there summer time it's very busy and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Burke J
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Port Talbot, United Kingdom
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Port Talbot, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lived in Sandfilds all my life and I say it's a lovely beach, plenty to do as they keep adding to it so it's well worth taking the children there summer time it's very busy and there's plenty to do

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Thank Burke J
Neath, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

I visit this beach front regularly and its great in all seasons. There's a good distance to walk either along the sand or promenade and if you fancy a shorter walk that's also possible. There's an ice cream parlour and restaurant and another larger restaurant were the food and service is great in both. The toilet facilities at the beach... More 

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Thank Stacey W
Swansea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

beautiful clean sands , some of the best sunsets in wales, summer,or winter time.visit franco chip shop , on the front.( sit in, or take away.) Dogs are allowed on the sands during winter period, any negative points? well steelworks in the distance,not a problem does,nt obstruct the seascape views. and the air is rather clean these days thanks to... More 

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Thank Chris M
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26 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Love the beaches around this area, sandy and clean. Views are hindered a little by Port Tablot Steelworks but at night the steelworks do look nice.

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Thank Paul H
Harrogate, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

We had a lovely walk along the promenade this evening. Well done to Port Talbot council for a fantastic redevelopment project! Go soon....

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Thank Keith Ashley J
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Sunday saw the local charity NSA Afan and the Coastal Community Team organise a competition - Its a knockout - the event was a tremendous sucess - plenty of laughs and strange activities - well done to all who signed up

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Thank Robert C
Port Talbot, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

The golden sands of aberavon beach are a must for beach lover,s they are three miles long , aberavon also have a promenade popular with walkers, joggers, cyclists, there is a children's paddling pool , bouncy castle, trampoline,s , play areas, crazy golf, there's a leisure centre with a swimming pool, next to this there is a cinema, there are... More 

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Thank Lorna B
Maesteg, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

We haven't been here for a good few years, when we arrived i was stunned to find they have really improved the beach front, gorgeous play areas with modern activities, really had an american feel ( we love florida). The prom was clean, no litter at all, buildings new beautifully decorated and designed. All you need is the weather, cannot... More 

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Thank Lovefood090
wales
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71 reviews
21 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

forget other ice cream places - the Mashfields ice cream at the mini golf course was just superb!! clean and tidy hut, could not fault it

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Thank ebobopa
Port Talbot, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Lovely beach three miles long. plenty of parking area and good fish and chips. there is a cafe looking over the beach plenty of places to sit and admire the views. play area for children, crazy golf at a small charge. over all its worth a visit.

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