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Afan. Port Talbot Beach

Port talbot, Castell-nedd Port Talbot / Neath Port Talbot

Port Talbot docks and a working harbour bordered by a sandy beach. Despite it's industrial demeanour, this area provides good fishing and the harbour end of the beach. Some very good surfing.

Beach Type

Sand/Port

Facilities

Limited facilities at the beach though this is near many built-up areas with further facilities in town

Activities

Fresh water fishing
Surfing

Nature and Wildlife

there is a path leading northup the beach.

Water Quality

Not Tested

Lifeguard

No

Dogs

No dog restrictions.

Tourist Information

Swansea TIC on 01792 468321

Location

Nearest town: Port talbot
County: Castell-nedd Port Talbot / Neath Port Talbot
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5901, -3.7974
Postcode: SA12 6DF
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Access

Just off the M4 at junction 40 or 41

Public Transport

Served by local buses

Nearest Railway Stations

Port Talbot Parkway (Less than a mile away)
Baglan (Approx. 2 miles away)
Briton Ferry (Approx. 4 miles away)
Neath (Approx. 5 miles away)
Skewen (Approx. 5 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.

Parking

Some parking available close to the beach.

Nearby Car Parks

Sandown Road, Aberavon (Unknown stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Channel View, Aberavon (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
St Mary's, Port Talbot (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Bethany Square, Port Talbot (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Station Road, Port Talbot (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Port Talbot, Port Talbot (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Port Talbot Station North, Port Talbot (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Port Talbot Station South, Port Talbot (Unknown stay).
About 0.8 miles away
The Princess Margaret Way South, Port Talbot (Unknown stay).
About 0.9 miles away
The Princess Margaret Way, Port Talbot (Unknown stay).
About 0.9 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Port talbot