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Visit Porthcawl

004 John St Porthcawl at NightIf Elvis lived in Wales he would live in Porthcawl! Porthcawl may be famous for the annual Elvis festival, where thousands of Elvises descend upon the town but did you know it is also home to beautiful beaches, world-class golf courses, Wales Coastal path and the largest caravan park in Europe!!!

The following locations may give you inspiration to capture this quirky seaside town!

 

Rest Bay
Great waves, sandy beach and Royal Porthcawl.

Porthcawl town centre
Outdoor cafes, historic buildings, people, people, people!

Porthcawl Marina
Commercial and leisure boats of all sizes, the most photographed lighthouse in Wales and the listed Jennings Buil
ding.

Newton Beach
A lovely calm sandy beach for families.

Porthcawl FairgrConey Beachound
A typical seaside
fairground, the most popular attraction in Porthcawl in the hey-days of the 80’s.

Porthcawl Pavilion
Built in 1932, the Pavilion is well known for its octagonal dome and striking frontage. On a clear day you can see the coastline of Devon from here.

Wales Coastal Path
Part of the 870 mile walking route which follows the coastline of Wales runs through Porthcawl.

Trecco Bay
The largest caravan park in Europe! Please get owner’s permission before painting.

Royal Porthcawl & The Grove
Famous golf courses in Porthcawl. Please get owner’s permission before painting.