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Llansteffan Beach

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Address: Church Road, Llansteffan, Wales

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Picturesque beach in stunning part of South Wales

Llansteffan beach is a natural wonder. It is part of a large estuary with views out to sea and of two pretty villages. The beach is large and clean. Even in peak summer there is... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Llansteffan beach is a natural wonder. It is part of a large estuary with views out to sea and of two pretty villages. The beach is large and clean. Even in peak summer there is plenty of space for everyone to run-around and it never feels crowded. The beach benefits from a sizable carpark, children's play ground, shops and toilets.... More 

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Llansteffan, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A vast and wonderful beach, fabulous for walking for as long as you like.There are two car parks either end, whichever you chose turn left or right to experience different views; the left will take you up the estuary of the Towy river, the right to the open sea and Scotts bay. A lovely village is two minutes away with... More 

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Kettering, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a large estuary but has a wide sandy beach covered in shells. I was off season so I'm not sure how busy it is in the summer, but it's a popular spot for dog walking. Take a stroll on the sand or even better take a walk up the hill to the stunning castle.

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Herefordshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We took our dog here whilst staying locally in a holiday cottage. The views are lovely and a short walk from the beach is Llanstaffen castle which is picturesque. Worth a visit! Also free parking and there is a little tea room on the beach front!

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StClears
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Llansteffan beach is lovely it is safe and fairly sheltered, and the sand is clean. A beautiful peaceful location and the added bonus is the chip van in the car park, a must to visit

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

My family, friends and I were spending time in Llansteffan for the weekend and it would've been rude not to have a stroll down the beach. The weather was very blustery but it was a lovely walk. We came across one of the shipwrecks on the beach and were keen to find out more about this. We also found an... More 

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Leeds
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Sand is quite muddy in places, as you would expect at an estuary. However it is a beautiful and very long beach, with gorgeous views. You can even see the train running along the coast in the far side of the estuary! Not ideal for a picnic due to the mud but nice for walking.

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Bridgend, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

A beautiful sandy beach, close to the water. So quiet and peaceful on a Tuesday evening. Free parking and toilets. A cosy little tea room, worth a visit.

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Fort William, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Beautiful beach area, we had a lovely walk along the coastal path and enjoyed exploring the castle. Stopped for lunch at the beach cafe. The proprietor was extremely rude, a very obnoxious woman indeed. We left without ordering anything. Horrible woman!

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Midsomer Norton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Very muddy near the water but Ok for lazing on the sand,best area is Saundersfoot or Pembrey beach which are beautiful.

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