The south-facing beach of Whitmore Bay at Barry Island is a sweeping crescent of perfect golden sand flanked by a wide promenade.  Lots of seaside att

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Barry Island has attracted visitors since the 1870’s and the appeal of its golden beaches, cafes and family amusements is stronger than ever.

The recently refurbished seafront now offers a sweeping promenade along the entire length of Whitmore Bay beach, against a backdrop of enticing cafés and restaurants, beach wheelchairs available to loan, vibrant beach huts and lots to amuse the kids with a climbing wall, mist feature, adventure golf and beautiful landscaped gardens. Or for the more adventurous, Barry Island Pleasure Park offers thrilling rides. And not forgetting the Gavin and Stacey connection.

Seaside Award beach; Green Flag Promenade Gardens. Seasonal lifeguard service provided Dogs not allowed May - end September.

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  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets


  • Children welcome


  • Parking with charge

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  • Accepts groups

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Take the A4050 into the town then follow road lane markings for ISLAND.

Accessible by Public Transport: Barry Island station is 0.3 miles away.

Barry Island


Barry Island, Barry, Vale of Glamorgan, CF62 5TJ

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Y Barri | Barry, BarryThe seaside resort of Barry has much to offer with views of the Bristol Channel and the rural Vale of Glamorgan.

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