Swansea, Wales' City of Culture, birthplace of Dylan Thomas and the place where custard powder was allegedly invented.
Cosy but cosmopolitan Mumbles is full of local character and charm. Home to handmade crafts, luxury boutiques and arguably the worlds' best ice cream.
Declared the UK's first Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in 1956 and home to the 10th best beach in the world (as voted by TripAdvisor users in 2013).
Rural Swansea is a green great escape with rolling countryside, hidden valleys and secluded woodland. Climb to Swansea's highest point to admire the view from the top.
Afan & The Vale of Neath is lush and leafy. Bike around mountains, hide behind waterfalls and monkey about in the treetops.
Get wet, get muddy, get stuck in or just simply get a coffee. Go for an adventure or a leisurely stroll, it's your call.
Old, new, and other things too - browse our attractions, we've got something for you.
The Gower Peninsula. It's home to some of Britain's best beaches, and we've got the photos to prove it.
Dylan Thomas, a home grown literary legend. This was the place of his birth and a source of inspiration.
Creature of comfort? Here's a cracking selection of things to do undercover.
Explore the City or the UK's first Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, our outdoors is great.
Wake up and smell the coffee in one of Swansea Bay's cosy B&Bs.
Camping, caravans and campervans - experience the sights and sounds of Swansea Bay first hand.
Check out our hotels. From the big brands to the independently owned and the basic to the boutique, we're sure you'll find something just right.
Stay in the countryside, by the sea or in the city - your options for self catering holidays are immense!
Exploring the area by foot or on two wheels? Here's a list of places to stay with a Walkers Welcome or Cyclists Welcome award.
Got to get away? Book yourself a bargain here and in no time you'll be living the daydream!
Planning a meal out in Swansea, Mumbles & Gower has never been easier. Check out this selection of Veggie delights.
There are many great bars in Swansea Bay. If you're looking to go for a drink, here’s a handy list to help you decide where to go.
Cafes and independent eateries are part of the local charm. There's plenty of tasty food to go round.
Wake up and smell the coffee... and then take a sip. We'll help you hunt down the baristas with the best beans.
Food is kind of a big deal to us, check out these great places to eat and be sure to make the most of your meal out.
We are the proud home to two of the UK’s top 10 best beaches - so why not consider Swansea Bay for a beach break!
In honour of Wales’ Year of the Sea, we are celebrating all things coast and want you to join us. From incredible views, unrivalled walking routes and some of the UK’s best beaches.
Home to 400 miles worth of rights of way and the first path to wrap around the coastal border of an entire nation. We are the proud home to some of the UK’s best walking routes.
Get to know Swansea Bay and discover loads of exciting things to do by downloading our free Things to Do, Beaches and Gower Coast Path Guides.
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Down to Earth offers remarkable experiences and eco-adventures from our two stunning centres on Gower. Open daily, all year.
Two incredible centres at Rhossili and Port Eynon both uniquely placed to explore all the adventure Gower has to offer when #ItsGowerTime
At Home From Home we make holidaying on Gower both enjoyable and hassle-free by matching self catering accommodation with your individual needs.
With a combination of stunning scenery and a wide range of facilities, Greenways of Gower Leisure Park is a perfect setting for family holidays.
Summercliffe Chalet Park is situated 300 yards from Caswell Bay, ideal for families, kayaking, fishing, watersports and other outdoor activities.
Touched by legend, the King Arthur is a delightful, traditional and friendly country inn situated in the heart of the beautiful Gower Peninsula.
Bank Farm Leisure Park - The perfect holiday location on the Gower Peninsula
A stylish, relaxed restaurant, with a warm welcome - serving local & seasonal produce - just yards from glorious cliff top walks to Three Cliffs Bay
Fully furnished self catering bungalows set in the village of Horton. Ideal for those looking to enjoy what the Gower Peninsula has to offer.
Three luxury cottages with stunning views of the Gower countryside and within walking distance of the award winning Three Cliffs Bay.
Langland Bay is a family friendly beach with a coastal clifftop walk around to Caswell Bay.
Llangennith beach is situated on the western edge of the Gower Peninsula. Dog-friendly, family-friendly and great for watersports.
Pennard is a magnificent links course situated 8 miles west of Swansea, with spectacular views over Three Cliffs Bay on the Gower Peninsula.
Starting out in 1996 with just four tables, a little white kettle, one recipe for carrot cake and a passion.
Enjoy lovingly prepared food with friends, family or that special someone.
The perfect holiday location on the Gower Peninsula situated overlooking Port-Eynon and Horton bay
Pretty and pebbly, Pwll Du Bay beach sits at the bottom of a valley. It's one for the more adventurous, as access is limited to 3 footpaths.
Whether you’re a large group or couple looking for a romantic break, our holiday cottages offer everything you need.
Mewslade Bay beach is a snug spot at the bottom of a small valley. Enjoy sloping sea cliffs, unspoilt scenery and breathtaking views.
Beach House is the newly opened restaurant in Oxwich Bay with beautiful coastal and fantastic local produce on the menu.
Pitton Cross Caravan and Camping is a family run touring park, located near Rhossili on the Gower Peninsula.
A family run 2 star Visit Wales accredited hotel, all with ensuite facilities and breathtaking views of Worms Head and Rhossili Bay.
We love our food at the King’s Head. Our chefs are incredibly passionate about producing some of the best food with choice local ingredients.
The only PGA Championship status golf course within the City and County of Swansea.
The Bay beach side Cafe/Bistro with panoramic views over Rhossili Bay, serving homemade food, Italian coffee, organic wine & local beers. Warm welcome
Set in the heart of the Gower Peninsula, the Centre is a visitor attraction and rural life museum based around a working 12th century water-mill.
Horton beach is spacious and safe, and has plenty of sea and sand to go around.
Three Cliffs Bay is an award winning family touring park in the heart of Gower. It is a short walk to the beautiful Three Cliffs Bay.
Sheltered and sandy, Tor Bay beach is accessed via a coastal clifftop path. Great for viewfinders, explore the headland of Great Tor.
Traditional Farmhouse within safe walled garden. Situated a few minutes walk away from Horton- a safe sandy beach.
The Chaffhouse - comfortable and affordable accommodation for individuals, families and groups on a working organic farm in the heart of Gower.
Pobbles Bay beach is a popular bay cornered by cliffs - take a walk to the top and soak up the seaside sights (great for adventurers!).
Seren Retreat is a haven of tranquility located in the heart of the beautiful Gower peninsula with its spectacular coastline and unspoiled nature.
Nestled in the southwest corner of the Gower Peninsula, our self catering cottages are an ideal base for exploring the stunning beaches of Gower.
Rhossili Bay has 3 miles of gorgeous sand and coastline. Perfect for walkers, watersports and wonderful views!
The Gower Kite Shop (formally The Gower Kite Centre) opened in 2002. It Is based just outside Rhossili on the Gower Peninsula.
Broughton Bay beach sits at the north west of the Gower Peninsula. It's one of the more remote retreats.
A stone’s throw from the picturesque Oxwich Bay, The Oxwich Bay Hotel offers a range of accommodation for all occasions.
Antur Ltd. is set at the heart of Wales' adventurous wilderness. We believe anywhere outdoors has an adventure to offer and more importantly, FUN!
Award winning Bramwood Holiday Bungalow is designed to accommodate wheelchair users, disabled or accompanied disabled people and is unique to Gower
Teaching surfing to absolute beginners and improvers. Owned and regulated by the WSF, the national governing body for Welsh surfing. Established 1981.
Dryad Bushcraft is one of the UK's leading Bushcraft and Wilderness Survival training organisations.
Port Eynon Bay is safe, sandy and award winning. It's also suitable for watersports - swap sand for sea and give one a try.
We are a local family run business that pride ourselves on supporting local produce.
Traditional village pub, serving premium pub food in a beautiful 600 year old building with modern restaurant extension.
Three Cliffs Bay beach offers a wilder experience. Picture a spectacular shoreline of sand dunes, salt marsh and limestone cliffs.
Tallizmand Guest House is located in Llanmadoc, a small, unspoilt village which nestles on the north west tip of the Gower Peninsula.
Dining at the Oxwich Bay is a unique experience that will last long in the memory.
A traditional four bedroom farmhouse and adjoining Bus House in Rhossili, Gower. Available separately or together for larger gatherings.
Brandy Cove beach is accessed via the cliff path at Caswell Bay. It's a secluded spot, but offers stunning scenery.
Three chalets, located in a quiet corner of Summercliffe Chalet Park, a short walk from Caswell Bay.
Open all year round offering a wide range of exciting outdoor adventure activities based around the Gower Peninsula.
Rotherslade Bay beach is nestled around the corner from Mumbles. It's a small and sandy stretch, that's easily accessible by road.
Oxwich Bay is a large sandy stretch with lots on offer - sea, surf, dunes, salt marsh, shops - and it's easy to get to.
Adjacent to Oxwich Bay, Crawley beach is small, sandy and secluded. Access is via Crawley woods or the Penmaen footpath.
The Ship Inn provides a warm and welcoming environment to all visiting the Gower coast.
Experience an unforgettable Full Day Tour to Britains first AONB as we take you on a breathtaking journey highlighting all that Gower has to offer.
Award winning 5* holiday cottage close to a quiet beach and with direct access onto the coast path.
Gower silversmith- Pa-pa jewellery designed and handcrafted on Gower, visit us for sea and beach inspired gifts and art.
The King Arthur Cottage Apartments
Oxwich Watersports is a centre of excellence offering a full range of water sports activities and training for all ages and levels of experience.
A delightful family run country pub & restaurant set in the quaint village of Reynoldston, on the stunning Gower peninsula.
Hill House, a substantial detached residence that stand in its own grounds, is ideally suited for extended families holidaying on the Gower Peninsula.
A 17th century four star inn based in coastal village of Llangennith, Gower.
Hardingsdown Bunkhouse - comfy and affordable accommodation for individuals, families and groups on a working organic farm in the heart of Gower.
A working Studio in a beautiful village near Three Cliffs Bay. View original paintings in an adjacent gallery or chat to the artist at her easel.
Providing breathtaking interactive tours of the Gower coast and its wealth of wildlife, from beautiful Oxwich Bay to the magnificent Worms Head
Two luxury 5* barn conversions in an idyllic rural setting on the Gower Peninsula. A great location for short breaks and memorable family holidays.
Perched high above the glorious Rhossili Bay, the National Trust car park and shop is a great place from which to explore the delights of the area.
TRIP ADVISOR BEST RATED adventurous activities on Gower.
Quality adventure days out for all group types.
Caswell Bay beach is a sought-after spot with surfers and families alike.
Stylish seclusion, with easy access to the magic of The Gower Peninsula. Relax, destress and step into the rural ambiance of Blaen Cedi.
Gower Gin Company distils award-winning craft gins in Port Eynon based on foraged botanicals found on Gower.
Parc-le-Breos Bed and Breakfast in Gower is a beautifully appointed Victorian hunting lodge, set in the heart of the Gower Peninsula.
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