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Tresilian Bay Beach

Bridgend, Bro Morgannwg / the Vale of Glamorgan

A rocky beach facing due south over the Bristol Channel.

Beach Type




Nature and Wildlife

There is a coast path.

Water Quality

Not Tested



Tourist Information

Barry Island Tourist Information Centre. Paget Road. Barry Island. CF62 5TQ. Tel: 01446 747171


Nearest town: Bridgend
County: Bro Morgannwg / the Vale of Glamorgan
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3972, -3.51379
Postcode: CF61 1YY
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)


From Cardiff. follow signs to Cardiff international airport then Llantwit Major. then St Donats. just before St Donats a track leading away on the left leads to Tresilian Bay.

Nearest Railway Stations

Llantwit Major (Approx. 2 miles away)
Rhoose Cardiff International Airport (Approx. 7 miles away)
Bridgend (Approx. 8 miles away)
Pencoed (Approx. 8 miles away)
Wildmill (Approx. 9 miles away)

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


Limited parking a short walk from the beach. Best accessed on foot via the coast path from St Donats

Nearby Car Parks

Cwm Col-huw, Llantwit Major (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
West Drive, St Donats (Unknown stay).
About 0.9 miles away
Llantwit Major Town Hall, Llantwit Major (Unknown stay).
About 1.4 miles away
Bowling Green, Llantwit Major (Unknown stay).
About 1.6 miles away
Llantwit Major Station, Llantwit Major (Unknown stay).
About 1.6 miles away
New Mill Farm, Monknash (Unknown stay).
About 2.7 miles away
Southerndown Beach, Southerndown (Unknown stay).
About 5.2 miles away
Cattle Market, Cowbridge (Unknown stay).
About 5.2 miles away
The Butts, Cowbridge (Unknown stay).
About 5.2 miles away
Cowbridge Town Hall South, Cowbridge (Unknown stay).
About 5.4 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Bridgend