Merthyr Mawr
in Bridgend county borough of Wales, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.486 and -3.609 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 29' 9" and W -3° 36' 30"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - GBP
Spoken languages:
English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 01:01 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:05 am and 9:33 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-45.817 and 170.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Otakou
References
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for United Kingdom in Northern Europe

Safety Score: 3,1 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to United Kingdom.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning United Kingdom. Last Update: 2022-07-04 07:29:30

Explore Merthyr Mawr

Merthyr Mawr in Bridgend county borough (Wales) is a city in United Kingdom about 150 mi (or 241 km) west of London, the country's capital.

Local time in Merthyr Mawr is now 01:01 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Merthyr Mawr, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is MOD St. Athan in a distance of 9 mi (or 15 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in United Kingdom is Blaenavon Industrial Landscape in a distance of 36 mi (or 58 km), North-East. Also, if you like golfing, there is an option about 15 mi (or 23 km). away. We found 1 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Bridgend, Cefn Cribwr, Wick, Pyle and Llangan. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 17°C / 63 °F

Morning Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Evening Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Night Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 70%
Air Pressure 1027 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 49% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Wednesday, 6th of July 2022

20°C (68 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.

Thursday, 7th of July 2022

20°C (69 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Friday, 8th of July 2022

22°C (71 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Few clouds, light breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Ewenny Farm Guesthouse

Address
1,2 mi
St. Brides Road
CF35 5AX Bridgend
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Coed-Y-Mwstwr

Address
3,8 mi
Coychurch Road
CF35 6AE Bridgend
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Best Western Heronston Hotel & Spa

Address
1,4 mi
Ewenny Road
CF35 5AW Bridgend
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Days Inn Bridgend Cardiff Welcome Break Service Area

Address
3,6 mi
M4 J36 Motorway
CF32 9RW Bridgend
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Bridgend Central

Address
3,4 mi
THE DERWEN
CF32 9ST Bridgend
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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Race for Life in Bridgend, Wales

Published: May 19, 2013
Length: 46:29 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Scott Wells

On Sunday 19 May, 2013 over 1700 ladies ran a 5K "Race for Life" in Bridgend, Wales. It was a beautiful day at 21 degrees Celsius with lots of families and fans encouraging the ladies along...


Boys Of Bridgend 2016 Trailer 1

Published: February 07, 2015
Length: 50:06 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Boys OfBridgend

The very first teaser video for our official 2016 charity calendar. Find us on Facebook.com/bridgendboyscalendar twitter.com/boysofbridgend instagram.com/boysofbridgend.


Lidl Supermarket car park Bridgend 2015

Published: January 15, 2015
Length: 47:24 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: pantyrawel

Lidl Supermarket car park Bridgend South Wales UK. 13 January 2015.


Bridgend by Jeppe Rønde - Trailer

Published: April 13, 2015
Length: 51:17 min
Rating: 2 of 5
Author: NewEuropeFilmSales

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Dentmaster Bridgend

Published: January 22, 2013
Length: 04:40 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Steve Dents

Dent Repair Bridgend - http://www.dentmasterbridgend.co.uk - Call Steve for a free quote at 07792 320692 - Mobile Bridgend Dent Repair Service. Our mobile Bridgend dent repair technicians...


Hut 9, Island Farm POW Camp, Bridgend - The Welsh Great Escape - Open Day

Published: September 28, 2012
Length: 56:00 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Glass0NI0N

Hut 9, Island Farm, Bridgend Open Day, Free Entry, September 9, 2012, Open Doors, European Heritage Days. THIS YEAR - OPEN DOORS 2013 IS ON SEPTEMBER 21st AND 22nd. Book your place ...


EVANS MOTOR COMPANY BRIDGEND SOUTH WALES

Published: May 01, 2012
Length: 41:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Evans Motor Company

USED CAR SALES FOR BRIDGEND & SURROUNDING AREAS - SOUTH WALES We are a family run business by two brothers with over 25 years combined experience in the motoring industry - in ...


Cardiff Morris dance Y Caseg Eira at the Wyndham Arms, Bridgend. April 20th 2013.

Published: April 23, 2013
Length: 40:24 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Cardiff Morris


Newcastle Bridgend

Published: September 03, 2009
Length: 55:33 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: fillupbee1

Newcastle Bridgend castle interior.


Cardiff Morris dance Blue Eyed Stranger at the Wyndham Arms, Bridgend. 20th April 2013.

Published: April 23, 2013
Length: 45:01 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Cardiff Morris


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Ogmore, Vale of Glamorgan

Ogmore is a village in the Vale of Glamorgan, Wales on the River Ogmore. It grew around the now ruined Ogmore Castle, built by the Normans. The village does not lie in the parliamentary constituency also called Ogmore, which lies further up the Ogmore River in Bridgend and Rhondda Cynon Taff districts. Southerndown Golf Club lies opposite the village.

Located at 51.4791, -3.61131 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in the Vale of Glamorgan

Ogmore Castle

Ogmore Castle is located near the village of Ogmore-by-Sea, south of the town of Bridgend in Glamorgan, South Wales. It is situated on the south bank of the River Ewenny and the east bank of the River Ogmore. Cowbridge is nearby. Its construction might have begun in 1106. Ogmore was one of three castles built in the area in the early 12th century, the others being Coity Castle and Newcastle Castle.

Located at 51.4799, -3.61278 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in Bridgend County Borough, Castle ruins in Wales, 1116 establishments

Merthyr Mawr

Merthyr Mawr is a village and community in Bridgend, Wales. The village is about 2½ miles from the centre of Bridgend town.

Located at 51.4845, -3.61006 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Bridgend County Borough, National Nature Reserves in Wales, Communities in Bridgend county borough

Wales Evangelical School of Theology

The Wales Evangelical School of Theology (formerly the Evangelical Theological College of Wales) is a Reformed Christian educational institution located in Bryntirion in Bridgend, South Wales. Its doctrinal position is conservative evangelical. Founded in 1936 as the Barry School of Evangelism (1936–1950) (also called Barry Bible College), was called South Wales Bible College (1950–1985), and then the Evangelical Theological College of Wales (1985–2006).

Located at 51.507, -3.607 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bible colleges, seminaries and theological colleges in Wales, Educational institutions established in 1985, Evangelical seminaries and theological colleges, Reformed church seminaries and theological colleges

Ewenny River

The Ewenny River is a small river in south Wales with a length of ten miles or sixteen kilometres. For most of its length it forms the border between the counties of the Vale of Glamorgan and Bridgend. It is a major tributary of the River Ogmore, which it joins over a mile upstream from the sea at Ogmore Castle. It is a popular river amongst anglers.

Located at 51.482, -3.60737 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Bridgend County Borough, Rivers of the Vale of Glamorgan

Afon Alun (Vale of Glamorgan)

The Afon Alun is a river in the Vale of Glamorgan, south Wales. It is a small river, with a length of just 4.5 miles, or 7 kilometres. Its source is just north of Llandow village, where two streams known as the Stembridge Brook and Llandow Brook converge. It is a tributary of the Ewenny River.

Located at 51.4801, -3.59124 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of the Vale of Glamorgan

Newcastle Castle, Bridgend

Newcastle Castle, is a medieval castle located on Newcastle Hill, overlooking the town centre of Bridgend in Glamorgan, South Wales. It was originally believed to date from 1106 when a ringwork was created at the site by the Norman baron, Robert Fitzhamon. Today it is ruinous.

Located at 51.5089, -3.58306 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in Bridgend County Borough, Castle ruins in Wales

Southerndown Golf Club

Southerndown Golf Club is a downland/links golf club in the Vale of Glamorgan, southeast Wales, near the coast and Ogmore-by-Sea and Southerndown, in close proximity to Merthyr Mawr Sand Dunes. The course lies in an open, elevated position above the Ogmore River valley and as of 2001 was 6417 yards. The course was established in 1905 and designed by Willie Fernie.

Located at 51.4781, -3.61 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Golf clubs and courses in Wales, Sport in the Vale of Glamorgan, 1905 establishments in the United Kingdom, 1905 in Wales

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Merthyr Mawr