., Barry Island, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales,
Whitmore Bay is located near Barry Island, Vale of
Glamorgan, South Wales. Whitmore Bay is the main beach on Barry Island
it is a huge crescent of soft golden sand, ideal for sunbathing or
sandcastle building. It has been popular with tourists since the late
19th Century and in the summer months the place buzzes with street
theatre and live music. There are horse carriage rides operated along
the beach, as well as seafront shops. The excellent (2007)water quality
makes the beach popular with swimmers and paddlers. There is plenty of
car parking space situated only a few hundred yards from the beach, and
short term parking is available behind the promenade gardens. Whitmore
Bay is easily accessible by car. Take junciton 33 from the M4, follow
tourist signs. Regular bus and train services from Cardiff Central
Station.Facilities include shops and cafes, toilets. with disabled
access, a promenade, lost child and first aid services available.....
Review Whitmore Bay in Wales.