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Enjoy a seaside stay in Swansea Bay!

The Best Western Aberavon Beach Hotel is ideally situated on the Aberavon seafront with two miles of flat promenade to enjoy, as well as the wide sandy Aberavon Blue Flag beach and views across Swansea Bay to the Gower Peninsula.

Just seven miles from the centre of Swansea itself, the hotel is close to Port Talbot and Neath, giving guests ample opportunity to get out and about in this lovely part of Wales.

From mountain bike trails and hikes to more relaxed strolls along the promenade or beach, the Best Western Aberavon Beach Hotel offers plenty of opportunities for relaxation, both in it's comfortable bedrooms and on its doorstep!

It all adds up to a wonderful place to stay. No wonder the hotel was recently recognised as the Best Western Best medium hotel of the year'!

Maintaining high brand standards and excellence in quality is second nature to the Best Western Aberavon Beach Hotel in Swansea Bay. We have proven that going that extra mile during our annual Best Western quality assurance assessments really does pay off. Our hard work and dedication to cleanliness and quality of both guest rooms and public areas has gained us the Best Western International Quality Award. A global recognition of excellence given to only a few selected hotels throughout the world, this award shows that we take pride in offering high levels of excellence in quality and brand standards our guests expect.

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Port Talbot
South Wales
SA12 6QP
For enquiries or to make a reservation please call 0844 387 6086*


Bars, Free WIFI, Golf Nearby, Indoor Pool, Pets Allowed, Restaurants, Sauna, Twenty Four Hour Service, Lift to all floors, Spa Pool/Jacuzzi
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
There is parking available nearby.
Pets: Accepted We welcome well behaved pets.
Check-in & Check-out
13:30 | 11:00
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Rooms & Rates


Dining and Bars

Chef John Rees

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The Greenhouse Restaurant

The elegant Greenhouse Restaurant serves fine, modern European fare. Diners will also enjoy a view of the beach, so you can watch the sunset while you eat!

Opening hours

Breakfast: 07:00 - 09:30
Lunch: 12.00 - 14:00
Dinner: 19:00 - 21:45
Weekend times may vary

Talbot Bar

Our modern bar serves everything from sandwiches to lasagne, burgers to scampi and chips. We're also pretty hot when it comes to curry!

Opening hours

Weekend times may vary



Course information

Course Type: Downland
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 68
Distance: 5174 Yards
Handicap required


5 miles away in Neath


Practice ground golf facilities
Putting green golf facilites
Pro shop golf facilities


9 holes Yes
18 holes £17.00
Trolley hire Yes
Club hire Yes
Buggy hire Yes
Tuition Yes


Course information

Course Type: Woodland
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 71
Distance: 6658 Yards
Handicap required


16 miles away in Gower


Driving range
Practice ground golf facilities
Putting green golf facilites
Pro shop golf facilities


9 holes Yes
18 holes £25.00
Trolley hire £3.50
Club hire £10.00
Buggy hire £18.00
Tuition £20.00
Driving Range Yes


From the food and entertainment to the drinks packages and function rooms, we'll tailor your wedding day and make it all the more special! Your Wedding, Your Day, Your WAY!


Wedding service and reception venue

Let us entertain you! Whether you want a live band, a disco or even both, we can arrange music to suit your taste. The Best Western Aberavon Beach Hotels delightful location means you and your guests can take the party outside too.


Our 3 course wedding breakfasts are the main talking point at our weddings. Apart from the happy couple of course! For the special night, we also offer evening receptions and more relaxed finger buffets and a choice of function rooms.

Honeymoon Suite

Our Bridal Suite will make your special night even more special. As the happy couple, you can stay in this delightful room free of charge when you ask us to cater for 50 guests or more!


Registry office:
Neath Port Talbot
119 London Road, Neath, SA11 1HL
01639 760020

Just email weddings@aberavonbeach.com with any queries!

For any enquiries please call Craig Money / Tracy Harris on 01639 884949

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

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Nearest motorway: M4, J41, 2.00 miles
Nearest train station: Port Talbot Parkway, 2.00 miles
Nearest airport: Cardiff, 30.00 miles
Free parking on site (120 spaces)
On site disabled parking (4 spaces)

Port Talbot
South Wales
SA12 6QP

What's nearby?


  • Ospreys Rugby - Liberty Stadium (7 miles)

  • Swansea Football Club - Liberty Stadium (7 miles)

  • Glamorgan Cricket - Cardiff (27 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • Margam Country Park (7 miles)

  • Aberdulais Falls - Waterfall Country (15 miles)

  • Afan Valley Park (9 miles)

  • Gower Peninsula (25 miles)

  • Swansea Waterfront Museum and Dyland Thomas Centre (7 miles)


  • Town Centre (1 miles)

  • Port Talbot (2 miles)

  • McArthur Glen Designer outlet, Bridgend (11 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

Meetings and conferences are more than welcome at the Best Western Aberavon Beach Hotel. Our largest meeting room can accommodate up to 330 delegates, while the local area provides more than enough space to break out into! Free WiFi in all areas. Largest Ballroom in the area, no pillars so an un-restricted view.

Available room set ups

U shape

Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Board Room 1 25 0 10 14 0
The Ballroom 300 200 75 100 300
Quarterdeck 120 70 40 48 100
Greenhouse 150 80 50 60 110
Board Room 2 25 0 10 14 0
Board Room 3 25 0 10 14 0
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506


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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 585 traveller reviews
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Rating: 1 31

Is as poor as its first appearance

26/09/2016 jojojoeyjo,

I stayed here with my partner on a Saturday night in September. The outside looked very dated and run down, but from previous reviews i had read i didnt let this put me off. I really should have tho... more


First impressions can be misleading!

26/09/2016 onions27, Billingshurst, United Kingdom

Stayed here after dropping our son off at Swansea university. As other reviewers have highlighted, this hotel is not pretty on the outside but inside all changes. Our room was clean and fully function... more


Afternoon tea

25/09/2016 Wendy P,

Don't be put off by the appearance of the hotel from the outside. It is very smsrt inside. We had a lovely afternoon tea with family and friends. Sandwiches, scones, bara brith and toasted teacakes w... more


All a bit tired

23/09/2016 Damien B, Beverley, United Kingdom

This hotel looks dreadful from the outside - car park surface is like a cratered moon and the building looks very dated. The public spaces are a lot better - even something of a surprise with marble a... more


Aberavon Hotel

16/09/2016 Joan B, llandrindod wells, United Kingdom

We arrived for a four night break ,the external appearance of the hotel needs a face lift, as it looks very dated. but we were pleasantly surprised by the interior of the hotel it was clean and warm, ... more