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Glamorgan Holiday Hotel Porthcawl

01656 785375


Unique Respite Hotel in South Wales with Care and Support

A long established hotel offering respite holidays and short breaks with flexible arrival and departure days, located in the popular South Wales seaside town. With stunning views from the lounge over the Bristol Channel and Somerset beyond, easy flat level access into the High Street and the beautiful Glamorgan Heritage Coastline to the east it is a perfect place to relax and socialise. The in house Care Team are on hand 24 hours a day and provide levels of support to suit everyone’s needs. Twin rooms enable the flexibility of carers staying for all or part of the break or holiday. Full board is offered as part of the standard package. Day time activities and evening entertainment take place on a daily basis. Opportunities to join bus trips out to local places of interest.

Ref: DHG180AC


  • Wheelchair UsersWheelchair Users
  • Assisted Wheelchair UsersAssisted Wheelchair Users
  • Limited MobilityLimited Mobility
  • Visually ImpairedVisually Impaired
  • Hearing ImpairedHearing Impaired
  • Learning DisabilitiesLearning Disabilities
  • ElderlyElderly
  • Mental IllnessMental Illness
  • CarersCarers

Care and Support

Many of our guests stay at the hotel without the need for any care or support however for those that need some assistance, we have three levels of care packages provided by our own in house care team. Please call the hotel for an over the phone assessment as to the care package required and costs.

Included in the price of your break is:

  • Pre-assessment to determine your individual needs
  • Full board
  • Qualified 24-hour on call care
  • Accessible accommodation
  • Tea and Coffee making facilities in room
  • Specially themed weekends (on selected dates)
  • Various day activities
  • Evening entertainment
  • Porter service
  • Licensed bar open every evening
  • Function room – available for hire to guests
  • Allocated public rooms for smokers
  • Bus trips to places of interest
  • Lift to all floors

The hotel offers a full board package with the 14 twin and 25 single rooms. Each bedroom has its own television, plus teamaking facilities which are replenished on a daily basis. Most rooms have wash facilities (wash hand basin and toilet). All rooms are fitted with an assisted call system, to ensure help is available when needed.

There is a self catering apartment, which can accommodate up to 5 people and a seaview apartment, which is available on a full board basis that can accommodate 2 to 4 people.

The full board package includes:

•  Full Welsh breakfast
•  Two course lunch
•  Three course dinner
•  Tea/Coffee served in communal areas morning and afternoon
•  Various activities and nightly entertainment
•  Bus trips

Getting Here

By Road
The hotel is located close to the town centre of Porthcawl. The postcode is CF36 3BW.

The nearest motorway is the M4 and leave at junction 37. Follow the A4229 into the town centre for approximately three miles, hotel is located opposite the marina/harbour.

Distances to towns in the region are:

Bridgend  6 miles
Cardiff   26 miles
Swansea  18 miles
Merthyr Tidfil  37 miles
Llanelli   30 miles
Newport  35 miles

By Train
The nearest stations are Bridgend and Pyle. Both stations have express trains stopping at them from London, Bristol, Cardiff, Manchester, Swansea, Newport and many other major towns. A taxi rank is at both stations or please call the hotel to make specific arrangements for collection.

By Coach
National Express and Megabus run frequent services from London to Cardiff, services from other towns are served by National Express but may require changes.  The X2 express bus runs from Cardiff bus station to with a few minutes walk of the hotel.
National Express also runs a service from London via Heathrow and Gatwick Airports stopping at Bridgend. If this route is taken a taxi will be required to be booked to meet the coach at the Bridgend dropping off point.    

By Bus
Stagecoach and First Buses run frequent services to all regional towns, some are direct otherwise it requires a change at either Cardiff, Bridgend or Swansea.        

Glamorgan Holiday Hotel
The Square
South Glamorgan
CF36 3BW
United Kingdom

Here's what our guests say...!

“Staff could not be more helpful nothing is too much trouble for them”Mr Lewis (Cardiff)

“I have now been here twice and had an excellent week here each time.  The staff are excellent first class.  I will be back here again”Mr Howard

“My thanks to everyone for an enjoyable holiday once again”  - Mrs Burke (Cwmbran)

“No other place is as lovely as the Glamorgan Holiday Hotel and we have met many friends.  As you enter into the Glamorgan you come as strangers but leave as friends” Brenda (Bridgend)

“I would like to thank the staff for all their care, I’ve had a wonderful time, and it has given my husband a well deserved rest.  The food is excellent and so is the entertainment.  I’ve enjoyed the bus trips.”Mrs Parry (Cardiff)

I was impressed with the kindness and patience the staff showed.Shirley (Pontypridd)

“Everyone is so kind, friendly and helpful.  I’ve been on 3 cruises your food has been far more suitable for me and excellent choice too.”  – Mrs Griffiths (Neath)

“When I booked to come here I had no idea what to expect it has been a revelation, wonderful staff great food.  I can’t fault any of the things I have done.”Mrs Rewbury (Pontygwaith)

“All members of staff have been excellent, although we needed no care we have noticed how marvellous they have been with other guests.  We would certainly recommend it to anyone who needs the break”  Mr Hampton (Newport)

“We have both thoroughly enjoyed our stay as everyone is so helpful and friendly.  We most certainly will come back again but for a longer period.” Mr & Mrs Jones – (Port Talbot)

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