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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Room rather small and very, very warm. Bed Linen (including pillows) poor quality. Bathroom, very good `and well apportioned. Breakfast - very enjoyable. Service - Good, speedy and efficient We met here for a get together but had to walk 300 yards to another hotel for a drink on arrival and during the latter part of the evening because the...

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We travelled from Brighton to Porthcawl with a direct coach from Alfa as there were 40 of us. The journey was good both ways as was our driver Geoff. We had two trips out and one optional included in the price . All excellent. The hotel was clean friendly and the food was very good. .The entertainment was also good....

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Great Hotel friendly staff clean rooms and very good food. Located in a very nice position on the seafront shops are not very far away. Very nice lounges to relax in also the Entertainment in the evening is very good.

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Clevedon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Stayed one Saturday night for a quick trip away, free car park, make sure you register your car, our room was on the second floor, nice sea view, large room, nice powerful shower, clean. tea and coffee making facilities. Only minus points were no WIFI in the room at all, only in the bar areas (first Hotel I have encountered...

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Maesteg, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 October 2016

This was my first stay at the Seabank and it's far better than Atlantic hotel, ok the place needs a bit of tlc but it want put me off going back, we had a great big room with sea view and with breakfast for just over £70 which is a good price, the staff were nice and friendly, the only...

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Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We had a lovely weekend in this hotel. The room was of a good size with a nice shower room. We had a good breakfast every morning before we went off on our lovely walks as this hotel was in a good area for this. On our return our evening meal of 3 courses was served. We had choices for...

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burton
Reviewed 19 October 2016

First time at the seabank hotel with a party of 48 lovely hotel food very good staff very helpful and friendly wonderful large bedrooms hotel in lovely position looking out to sea would certainly return

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Steeple Ashton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Booked hotel for the elvis Presley tribute weekend. Absolutely no complaints. Great breakfast cooked to perfection,even had black pudding !!! Other meals available.considering it was fully booked the staff coped admirably,especially the man behind the bar..special mention for him as he was only young. The hotel is old ,possibly a bit tired in places I.e. The lift ..(needed some paint)...

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 September 2016

First time with Alfa travel, Didn't like the change over in the services in Sheffield. Other coaches were late due to Monday morning traffic and accidents. We left home at 7.40 in Leeds and set off from Sheffield at 11. 45 so fed up before we got there. Our driver for the week Colin was brilliant!! More of a courier...

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banbury
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Nice hotel with amazing views looking out to sea, the first room we were given was out the back facing another part of the building, we were just going to put up with it as we were only going to be there for one night but decided to see if we could get a change to a sea view room,...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Seabank Hotel - Porthcawl (3 Alpha & AA 3-Star). Porthcawl's most prominent building is situated on a headland, a short walk from the Grand Pavilion and John Street shops. There are spectacular views of the Bristol Channel and South Wales coast from the bar, restaurant and most bedrooms. All 89 bedrooms are centrally heated and have bath or shower and WC, hair dryer, TV, internal telephones and tea/coffee making facilities. Extensive public areas include the Smuggler's Bar, Garden Restaurant and large function room with entertainment most evenings. The lift serves all floors. Extensive car parking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Seabank Hotel

Address: Esplanade, Porthcawl CF36 3LU, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Vale of Glamorgan > Porthcawl
Price Range: €72 - €88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Seabank Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 89
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