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Swansea Bay is the perfect place to enjoy a little time away from it all. The historic waterfront of Swansea itself, the charming seaside atmosphere of Mumbles and the glorious cliffs and beaches of the Gower peninsula – all are in easy reach of Swansea station.

Wales’s Cultural City is a must-visit – with a thriving arts scene, rich industrial history and vibrant waterfront.

National Waterfront Museum

Discover the impact of 300 years of industry and innovation in Wales. The National Waterfront Museum tells the story from the industrial revolution to the present day. Afterwards, you can explore the city’s rapidly developing maritime quarter too.

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Grape & Olive

This sophisticated restaurant is based on the top floor of the stunning Meridian Tower, the tallest building in Wales. Enjoy panoramic views over the bay, the city and the award-winning Maritime Marina. And the food is as impressive as the scenery.

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Just a few miles along Swansea Bay from the city, this vibrant seaside village is famous for its seafood.

Oystermouth Castle

Perched majestically on the hill overlooking Mumbles village, this beautiful castle gives you a window into Wales’s medieval history. The remains of the castle keep date from the 12th century, and there’s even some 14th-century graffiti art to admire.

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Langland's Brasserie

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This award-winning brasserie is situated right on the seafront in Langland’s Bay. As well as the beautiful views, you’ll enjoy the delicious dishes on offer – with locally sourced ingredients and plenty of seafood options.

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The UK’s first Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the Gower peninsula boasts dramatic cliffs and miles of pristine beaches.

Oxwich Bay Beach

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Oxwich Bay’s picturesque beach and dunes are perfect for a relaxing afternoon. And if you’re feeling a bit more adventurous then Oxwich Watersports offer windsurfing, kayaking, waterskiing and much more. The choice is yours.

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Beach House Restaurant

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Local produce is a real passion of this Michelin-starred restaurant in Oxwich Bay. With truly outstanding food, magnificent coastal views and a relaxed dining experience, make sure you book ahead to secure a table.

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