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Port Eynon Beach

Port Eynon, Abertawe / Swansea

Port Eynon is a perfect family beach with a wide expanse of golden sand and rock pools to explore at low tide. The beach is located on the Gower peninsula, Britainís first Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Easy access to car parking and village shops. Local camping available, and great fish and chips shop by the seafront.

Beach Type

Sand

Facilities

Toilets with disabled facilities
Lifegaurd station and first aid post
Slip-way
Campsite
Cafe and Restaurants are all present

Activities

Windsurfing
Canoeing and sailing

Nature and Wildlife

Coastal walks. either east to The Cove. Horton or West to Salthouse Mere.

Water Quality

Excellent

Lifeguard

RNLI

Cleaning and Litter

The beach is cleaned twice daily and has litter bins. which are also emptied twice daily.

Dogs

Restricted dog access in some areas of the beach.

Awards and Recommendations

Blue Flag Beach
Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

Swansea Tourist Information Centre. Plymouth Street. Swansea SA1 3QG. Tel: 01792 468321 Email: tourism@swansea.gov.uk Web: www.visitswanseabay.com

Location

Nearest town: Port Eynon
County: Abertawe / Swansea
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5409, -4.20364
Postcode: SA3 1NN
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Access

From Swansea. take the A4118 to Port Eynon.

Public Transport

Buses run from Swansea from June to August - Details are available from Traveline on 0870 6082608.

Nearest Railway Stations

Llanelli (Approx. 9 miles away)
Pembrey & Burry Port (Approx. 10 miles away)
Bynea (Approx. 10 miles away)
Gowerton (Approx. 11 miles away)

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

Parking

Car parking is available with payment. disabled spaces are also available.

Nearby Car Parks

Port Eynon Bay, Port Eynon (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Horton, Horton (Unknown stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Oxwich Bay - West, Oxwich (Unknown stay).
About 2.1 miles away
Oxwich Bay - Main, Oxwich (Unknown stay).
About 2.1 miles away
Millwood, Oxwich (Unknown stay).
About 2.5 miles away
Penmaen West, Penmaen (Unknown stay).
About 4.1 miles away
Rhossili Bay, Rhossili (Unknown stay).
About 4.2 miles away
Penmaen East, Penmaen (Unknown stay).
About 4.4 miles away
Parkmill, Parkmill (Unknown stay).
About 5.1 miles away
Pennard, Southgate (Unknown stay).
About 5.3 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Port Eynon