The four miles of Swansea Bay stretches from Swansea Marina at the mouth of the River Tawe to Mumbles Head in the west. The beach faces south east towards the Read more [...]
Find The Nearest Beach Swansea Bay and The Gower
Planning a trip to the Swansea Bay and The Gower coast and looking for where the nearest beach is, our beach lists will help you discover the nearest beach to me. Then for each beach, we will answer questions around location, rural or town, sandy or pebble, rockpools, tide times, weather forecast, dog restrictions, bathing water quality, beach cafes and provide general information on the beach and its facilities.
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Finding the right beach in Swansea Bay and The Gower is easy – simply explore the beach links below, to find the closest hit the jump to my location compass or use the search bar to plan where your next Swansea Bay and The Gower beach visit should be.
Bracelet Bay is a small cove next to the lighthouse, west of Mumbles village. The beach is gently sloping and has lots of rock pools to explore and the sand Read more [...]
Broughton Bay beach is a big sandy beach backed by large sand dunes on the Gower peninsula. There is also a small cove at the southe end of the bay. Read more [...]
Oxwich Bay beach is one of the Gower’s most popular beaches, with good access and two and half miles of sand backed by sand dunes, salt marshes and woodland. Popular Read more [...]
Limeslade Bay beach is a small sand and pebble tidal cove. At high tide the beach almost disappears and pebbly, but as the tide goes out, the sand is exposed, Read more [...]
Pwlldu Bay beach is National Trust owned. Used to be a site for limestone mining. This lovely cove is backed by extensive woodland, and is stunning. Pwll Du Bay was Read more [...]
Whiteford Sands beach is a large sandy beach backed by dunes. Behind the dunes you have Whiteford Burrows that is an important feeding ground for wading birds and wildfowl. Currents can Read more [...]
Brandy Cove beach is within a secluded bay only reached by walking, either along the beach at low tide from Caswell beach or along the coast paths. The cove is Read more [...]
Three Cliffs Bay is a large sandy beach, no surprise in that it takes it’s name from the three cliffs that jut out into the sea. The bay is split Read more [...]
Jersey Marine beach stretches from the River Neath estuary to Swansea Docks and the beach is backed by sand dunes at Crymlyn Burrows to the north. It is a very quiet Read more [...]
Mewslade Bay is an excellent unspoilt beach. There is no beach at high tide but low tide it is possible to walk around to Fall Bay. The short walk to Read more [...]
Caswell Bay Beach is a gently sloping and sandy beach, located on the south Gower Coast, west of Langland Bay and Mumbles Head. The sandy beach is between two limestone Read more [...]