We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Porthkerry Country Park

Park Road, Barry CF62 3BY, Wales
+44 1446 733589
Review Highlights
Just beautiful

The scenery is amazing. There is plenty of space for the kids to play and use up some excwess... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Gentle walk

Lovely area with fab cafe but limited parking for it's popularity. Sea and countryside side by side... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lisa m
Cardiff, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 338 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good28%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pebble beach” (76 reviews)
“golf course” (23 reviews)
Park Road, Barry CF62 3BY, Wales
+44 1446 733589
Write a Review
Reviews (338)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 338 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

The scenery is amazing. There is plenty of space for the kids to play and use up some excwess energy and a lovely relaxing spot for the adults, There is also a small café for snacks and drinks with very pleasant staff.

Thank bh07cdh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely area with fab cafe but limited parking for it's popularity. Sea and countryside side by side with good pathways and trails - brilliant for families too.

Thank lisa m
Reviewed 1 week ago

We drove through this and stopped for a while for a picnic. It is tranquil and very pretty. Worth a visit.

Thank TriciaBY
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a lovely park, huge open spaces, pitch and putt course, viaduct views, cafe and even has a beach. Only thing I found irritating was the height of the speedbumps.

Thank Deborah P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

lovely place for family's couples and solo. beautiful walks an picnic spots. good park for kids and cafe with food an ice creams

Thank stephfoody
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wow!what a stunning place! We had a picnic here during a weekend stay in Barry. Lovely park, fishing in the stream and seaching for hermit cars on the beach - we even found a starfish! The kids loved it, even worth climbing the boulder beach...More

Thank Jo262
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A huge green space for picnics, dog walks and get together. Barbecues to hire for groups. Toilets and a small cafe. Free parking. Easy walk to the pebble beach.

Thank louiseholistic
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Country paradise picnic fun . Beautiful valley full of trees and grass areas for a barbecue . Walk to the sea and take i in the sea air . Lovely for families . Join in with a game or gallop through the woods. Great place...More

Thank Jane W
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Porthkerry is one of Barry's jewels - it has a nice play park for the kids pith and putt acres of greenery loverly woodlands and a reasonable cafeteria . Visit here to avoid hustle and bustle of places like Barry island or the bay.

Thank cymruambyth111
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Porthkerry Park is a hidden gem, not far from Barry Island, it has wide open area to walk, explore as well as woodland walks as well as a stoney beach. It is a great place for walking and exercising the dogs, bar for Sundays and...More

Thank Sarah C
Nearby Restaurants
Casa Paco Restaurant
190 reviews
.62 km away
Mr Villa's
133 reviews
.55 km away
Food For Thought
49 reviews
.65 km away
Sir Samuel Romilly
140 reviews
.59 km away
Nearby Attractions
Whitmore Bay Beach
130 reviews
1.36 km away
Barry Island Pleasure Park
509 reviews
1.41 km away
High Street
72 reviews
1.14 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Nicola D
12 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Alyson S | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Very dog friendly and no need to keep them on a lead!
Charlie B
24 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Caroline C | Reviewed this property |
Hi I, sorry I thought you were asking about Porthkerry Caravan Park - I'm not sure about camping in the Country Park - sorry for the confusion Charlie