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Penarth Pier Pavilion

Closed Now: 09:30 - 21:00
Open today: 09:30 - 21:00
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Autumn cinema trip

Penarth lovely place pier great watched a good film. Then wandered around Cardiff Bay and had the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Porthcawl, United Kingdom
Great Location. Good Coffee

As we hadn’t visited Penarth seafront for a while, my partner and I were pleased to find that the... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2018
Cardiff, United Kingdom
via mobile
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A fully restored Art Deco Pier Pavilion housing a gallery, cinema, cafe and restaurant. The pavilion offers an exciting film and exhibition programme and a full events schedule including live music and locally sourced food and drink that can be...more
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| The Esplanade, Penarth CF64 3AU, Wales
+44 29 2071 2100
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went on pier yesterday had a lovely walk to end and a coffee in cafe. Pier restord to a lovely standard

Thank SUE C
Reviewed 3 days ago

I visited with my elderly mother in law, the staff made her feel very welcome with a lovely view. The snacks on offer were generous in size and reasonable in cost, an enjoyable experience - well that was what she said, so I was very...More

Thank I J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Penarth lovely place pier great watched a good film. Then wandered around Cardiff Bay and had the boat back to Penarth

Thank 879viviana
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

As we hadn’t visited Penarth seafront for a while, my partner and I were pleased to find that the pavilion on the Victorian pier has been substantially refurbished and now incorporates a nice cafe with a seaward aspect. We only had coffee on this occasion...More

Thank Cycleman010
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Had a lovely stroll along the pier. A scene from casualty was also being filmed further up the beach

Thank maryprice0
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Nice place to stop on our way to catch the ferry. Places to sit and little gift shops. We sat and had lunch while taking in the views.

Thank TimW3203
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

We visited Penarth on a warm day and expected it to be much busier than it was. There is limited parking but we managed to find a space easily enough. We had a walk along the pier and enjoyed looking at the view while eating...More

Thank JayC7271
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Used to go to penarth pier lots many years ago but haven’t been there for years, been back there today and what a wonderful place to visit, had a lot of work and money spent on it and it’s a job well done wonderful licensed...More

Thank kevlord
Reviewed 12 August 2018

It's a pier, but nothing much here. A cafe, sweet shop and a couple if ice cream parlours. Nice view across the bay and of the rocky beach. Limited free parking. We went while it was raining and parked ok, not sure how easy it...More

Thank filhart
Reviewed 24 July 2018

I've been going to penarth pier for years. Its just a nice place you can sit down, have an ice cream and chips and watch the water. It has a lot of places you can eat there are two places on the pier and two...More

Thank Ryan S
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27 July 2018|
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Response from Kevin L | Reviewed this property |
I'm pretty sure that there are disabled toilets in the pavilion at the beginning of the pier
Darren L
21 May 2016|
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Response from Lisa G |
It’s in Langland Bay in Swansea. Just past Caswell Bay. Hope this helps.