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Rest Bay beach

Beaches, Outdoor
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Kids running on a sandy beach

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If you’ve got little animal lovers, then Rest Bay beach in South Wales is the spot to be. With golden sands and rocks, it’s a great place to spend a day exploring. 

Mini explorers can peek into rock pools and try to spot some starfish or crabs, you never know what you’ll find! The waves here at Rest Bay are often quite big, making it the perfect spot for surfing. Never been surfing before? Now’s as good a time as any to try it out!


  • Great sandy and rocky beach 
  • Lifeguarding service 
  • Dogs allowed in the off peak months

Opening hours

All year round



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Mallard Way,
Glamorgan and Cardiff,
CF36 3QB,

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