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Our local businesses are passionate about Swansea Bay and want to share that passion with you, our customers, to make sure you enjoy your visit to Swansea, Mumbles and Gower and find your #HappyPlace here.

We asked our businesses to share their #HappyPlace with us – and explain why Swansea Bay is special to them.

First up is Hywel, from the Beach House restaurant on Oxwich Bay beach.

Hywel Griffith, acclaimed Chef and BBC Great British Menu contestant has been a chef since the age of 17, working in high profile venues in London, Chester and Wales before opening his own restaurant in Oxwich Bay in 2016.


The Beach House restaurant,
Oxwich Bay beach.

The Beach House restaurant has won a series of culinary accolades including the AA Restaurant of the Year for Wales 2018, 3 AA Rosettes and a Michelin Star.

Oxwich Bay beach has 2½ miles of golden sands backed by sand dunes and a National Nature Reserve, easily accessible, with plenty of parking, it’s great for watersports and our four-legged best friends are welcome all year round …

… watch the video to find out what makes Oxwich Beach Hywel’s #HappyPlace