Just across the water from Cardiff Bay, Penarth is a seaside town full of charm and character.

Penarth’s Victorian and Edwardian founders created an elegant resort with fine public buildings and ornate houses. It’s restored Art Deco Pier, complete with art gallery, café and cinema is a popular spot for a stroll and port of call for the Balmoral Pleasure Cruiser.

Penarth boasts a number of splendid parks that link the seafront to the quirky independent shops in the tree-lined centre,

It is just a stone’s throw from Cardiff Bay. 

Take a water taxi from Penarth Marina or walk, cycle or catch a land-train across the Barrage which forms part of  the Wales Coastal Path.

Cosmeston Lakes & Country Park and Medieval Village offers a great day out for all the family.