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Stayed in Porthgain and it was a great base for two walks along the coastal path Interesting... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Jackie W
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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very interesting

a small harbour with lotsof history slate, brick and stone workings in the past - lots ofthe... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Doroithy M
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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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All reviews art galleries coastal path sloop inn blue lagoon well worth a visit great pub both sides interesting history north pembrokeshire st davids local pub slate quarry small village industrial archaeology the cliff walk up old quarry
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stayed in Porthgain and it was a great base for two walks along the coastal path Interesting history and nice places to eat

Thank Jackie W
Reviewed 5 days ago

a small harbour with lotsof history slate, brick and stone workings in the past - lots ofthe remains of the workingsstill in tact to see

Thank Doroithy M
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a stunning place this is.Steeped in history,lots of information about its past(not going to spoil it for you).Lovely places to eat,art gallery and gift shop.Access to the coastal path to blue lagoon and stunning scenery and views.

Thank Jill W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really loved this little town and it’s harbour. It was so picturesque despite the drizzly weather. The coast line walk was amazing we even spotted a seal lion and her pup in the blue lagoon on the way through our walking trail. The Irish...More

Thank sunlight1000
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visit Porthgain every time we're in the area; there are a few places to eat (The Sloop Inn is good), a shop selling lovely ice cream and several galleries to look around. This is the starting/finishing place for a couple of circular walks that...More

Thank MichaelH5556
Reviewed 1 week ago

This little harbour has a history of slate, brick and stone quarrying and making, and you can see the remains of the structures from that time, mainly Victorian. There are information boards by the harbour. There is very easy access to the coastal path and...More

Thank karen h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

No trip to North Pembs is complete without at least one trip to Porthgain. There is a friendly pub with excellent pub food called The Sloop and a more nationally renowned but still relaxed restaurant called The Shed. There are also a few art galleries...More

Thank sbrout
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely cove harbour, under the shadow of the old stone factory, the history here is truly jaw dropping. Read on the way the quarry worked and climb the steps to visit the site of excavation of the stone. After which a nice bite to eat...More

Thank Gary R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Only time we would go here is to visit The Shed. The best fish and chips but far! Not much here really. It's on the costal walk so maybe drop down into the harbour and have lovely lunch at The Shed. Only facilities are The...More

Thank Sandy8888
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An interesting harbour with quite a lot to see. Worth getting hold of a leaflet which explains the history of Porthgain. (Got ours from the art gallery).

Thank Rob S
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