Ogmore Castle

Ogmore Castle with stepping stones


  • Ogmore by Sea, CF32 0QP
  • Cowbridge and the Rural Vale
  • History and Mystery
  • Free admission
  • Ogmore Castle
  • Doggy friendly

Remains of a stone Norman castle, situated in a delightful spot alongside the River Ogmore.

The Castle, first built by William de Londres in 1116, to guard a major fort is open for the public to explore. At low tide cross the river using the famous stepping stones. A wonderful place to explore the Glamorgan Heritage Coast. 

The Castle is a CADW property.

Open all year.

Please see our Vale Ambassador page to enhance your visit.

Come and explore more of the area by following Vale Trail No. 1