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Porthcawl, Wales, United Kingdom
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The Wyndham Arms- a JD Wetherspoon Hotel
The Wyndham Arms- a JD Wetherspoon Hotel
8.6 Excellent
Dunraven Place, Glamorgan, Bridgend, United Kingdom
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9.1 km from city centre, Porthcawl 
ExcellentBased on 985 reviews
8.6

Located only a five-minute walk from Bridgend Bus Station, The Wyndham Arms-Wetherspoon offers guests a convenient base when visiting Bridgend. It also features wireless internet.

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Cheapest month:October
Most expensive month:July
Average price in Porthcawl:S$ 123/night
Absolute cheapest price found:S$ 60/night
Cheapest day:Wednesday
Most expensive day:Saturday
S$ 97 - S$ 161
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
S$ 90 - S$ 136
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

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The Wyndham Arms- a JD Wetherspoon Hotel
The Wyndham Arms- a JD Wetherspoon Hotel
8.6 Excellent
Dunraven Place, Glamorgan, Bridgend, United Kingdom
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0.3 km from city centre,  

Located only a five-minute walk from Bridgend Bus Station, The Wyndham Arms-Wetherspoon offers guests a convenient base when visiting Bridgend. It also features wireless internet.

S$ 73
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About Porthcawl

Stretching along Wales’ south coast, Porthcawl boasts golden beaches, windswept dunes and a lively esplanade filled with cafes, shops and hotels. Porthcawl is a true leisure holiday destination with its water sports, nature preserves and museums.

Things to do

Life in Porthcawl centres on the beautiful waterfront, framed by towering bluffs and picturesque coves. Seven beaches sprawl from east to west, including Newton Bay Beach, known for windsurfing, jet skiing and the nearby Newton Burrows and Merthyr Mawr dunes. Families can enjoy rides and games at Coney Beach Pleasure Park or catch fish from the pier.

Catch theatrical performances and concerts at Grand Pavilion Theatre, which is illuminated by hundreds of dome lights. You can also tee off at Royal Porthcawl Golf, which offers a challenging course overlooking Rest Bay Beach.

Feel like some exercise and fresh sea air? Walk the Wales Coast Path from Porthcawl to Kenfig National Nature Reserve to find pristine beaches, sand dunes and Kenfig Pool, a sprawling lake with views across Swansea Bay. Snap a photo of the 19th-century Porthcawl Lighthouse near the Porthcawl harbour.

Cafes and restaurants along the esplanade dish out local favourites, including fresh Italian gelato at Pietro’s and espresso and cakes at the glass-fronted Piccolo Bar. As the sun sets, enjoy cocktails on the terrace at Waterfront Pub, then stroll over to Cosy Corner Lounge for traditional Welsh lamb and seafood. You can also graze on Spanish tapas and piquillos peppers at 19 Mary Street.

Getting around

Buses, trains, rental bicycles and taxis provide transportation in Porthcawl. You can rent a car in the city or at Cardiff Airport, about 37 kilometres away.

Porthcawl travel FAQs

  • What are the best hotels in Porthcawl?

    Rose And Crown is a very popular hotel in Porthcawl, with a score of 8.7 from 598 reviews. The Wyndham Arms- a JD Wetherspoon Hotel (8.6 from 985 reviews) and The Brentwood Hotel (7.1 from 198 reviews) are also highly rated Porthcawl hotels based on recent feedback from HotelsCombined users.

  • What is a good hotel near Coney Beach Pleasure Park?

    With a rating of 8.7/10 from 598 reviews, Rose And Crown is a hotel close to Coney Beach Pleasure Park that is highly recommended by HotelsCombined users.