Bracelet Bay Beach (Swansea Bay and The Gower)

  • Information

    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 is exposed as the tide drops.

    Swimmers need to be careful of the rocks and strong rip currents between the two islands of Mumbles Head.

    Facilities include a large car park, restaurant and children’s play area.

    Bracelet Bay Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

    Bracelet Bay Beach has dog restrictions. Bracelet Bay, dogs allowed except between 1st may to 30th September.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have no beaches around Mumbles, 17 beaches in Swansea Bay and The Gower, or check our list of Swansea Bay and The Gower Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Beach Water Quality
    Water samples are taken at regular intervals during the bathing season and at the end of the season the water quality is classified as:
    • Excellent: the highest classification meaning the water is cleanest
    • Good: generally good water quality
    • Sufficient: meets minimum standards
    • Poor: You are advised not to swim. The beach will stay open and an action plan should be in place to improve the water quality.
  • Tides
  • 7 Day Weather Forecast

    Our weather forecast for Mumbles in Swansea Bay and The Gower is split into two widgets. The first shows a timeline containing temperature, wind, sunrise/sunset and chance of rain, whilst the second shows the forecast for the week ahead including severe weather alerts when available.



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