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The Pier Hotel, Porthcawl

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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98 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tried to eat here on a Saturday morning but the place was chock full, (usually a good recommendation). Came back on a week day & enjoyed the Pier Breakfast. 2 bacon 2 sausage 2 pan-fried egg 2 black pudding toast baked beans hash brown mushrooms Reasonably priced & perfectly cooked. Tables still not getting wiped down regularly. All staff very... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Three of us were on a golfing trip and popped in for a drink after an Indian. The owner was so welcoming, extremely hospitable and great fun! Hotel is in a great location and ideal for a short golfing stay! Pop in for beer.

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Thank Scott A
swansea
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140 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Must admit haven't been here for a while, but as I was in the area with an associate, we called in for their mini pier breakfast. As usual to notch. I note it's so busy now, they've extended the patio area outside the Cafe, so more Customers can enjoy the fabulous meals they serve here! Give my regards to Andrea... More 

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Wales
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18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Late breakfast on a busy bank holiday morning. Made use of the outdoor seating area. Breakfast was excellent and well priced. Service was excellent, even allowing for the fact that they were rushed off their feet

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s wales
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154 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Overlooking the prom and the side of the Pier hotel. The old surf bar many moons ago. Mate and myself went for the pier brekkie. 2 eggs..tomato..beans..mushroom..sausages..bacon..hash browns plus 2 rounds of toast with a large cappo and mug of tea. (Pier breakfast) Was quiet when we arrived 9.55 on a sunday morning but quickly filled up by 10.40. Wooden... More 

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Thank morgannwg64
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Broken down car so had to park up n find a hotel cheap enough. This was cheap but tell my health about it! Put into a room that stunk of stale nicotine with greasy headboard literally couldn't breath in the room but they moved us into a family room which wasn't much better tripped up our clothes coz didn't want... More 

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Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016

This hotel is really goid value for money the rooms are spacious and very clean the location is superb close to town centre , can get a little noisey on the weekend , the cafe adjoining, food is excellent and the staff are really friendly and helpful , give it a go you wont be disappointed. .

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Thank Jayne L
Porth, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

Nice seating area out side to enjoy the sun shine. Good amount of seating inside with clean good area and facilities. Food was to a good standard and reasonably priced with a good selection to choose from. We enjoyed our lunch there, would defiantly go back

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Thank Shelley T
swansea
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140 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

My Son and I were in Porthcawl on a sunny, but cold April 17 Sunday, so we visited the Pier Cafe and had the Pier Breakfast each. As usual it was fantastic! There is a blonde girl here now that is a ringer for the girl that works for Eric Pollard in Emmerdale! It's about time Andrea had some competition!

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Blackwood
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16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Have eaten here a few times on very visits to Porthcawl, yet today it was raining and we had our pug, not a problem, we were allowed to sit in the pool room to eat once again a lovely breakfast. More places in this area should follow suit in allowing well behaved dogs.

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Thank Sally L

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  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Pier Hotel, Porthcawl

Address: Esplanade, Porthcawl CF36 3YR, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Vale of Glamorgan > Porthcawl
Number of rooms: 15
Also Known As:
The Pier Hotel, Porthcawl Wales
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“I believe all rooms are sea facing, although we did not stay - only had a breakfast”
 of 5 bubbles DE62, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a sea view you wont be disappointed. :-)”
 of 5 bubbles 315jaynel, 1 Jun 2016 | Read review
“do not stay pay extra and stay in cardiff”
 of 5 bubbles darenf2013, 5 Oct 2013 | Read review
“top floor with sea view is quieter and lovely sound of the waves”
 of 5 bubbles 795jog, 7 Aug 2012 | Read review
“go somewhere else”
 of 5 bubbles bobb825, 10 Jun 2012 | Read review
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