Mumbles - Self catering holiday cottage, Swansea Point, Swansea, Swansea, The Gower Peninsula, Wales - Sleeps 4
Situated in the stylish and award winning Maritime Quarter development this luxury self-catering holiday apartment offers contemporary holiday accommodation which is ideal for couples or family holidays. It occupies a wonderful position, overlooking the majestic sweep of Swansea Bay and beyond to Mumbles Head. Gower is within easy reach from here and was first to be designated 'an area of outstanding natural beauty' - you will understand why when you visit!
With the vibrant city only a short walk away, and being located on the beach-front, you have everything needed for a relaxing, fun-filled and action-packed holiday. The apartments enviable position offers guests outstanding views of the coast. You can sit on the balcony and watch remarkable sunsets, while yachts sail across the bay or watch families playing on the sandy beach and strollers enjoying the promenade and views.
Swansea Bay’s sandy beach sweeps from the marina entrance at the mouth of the River Tawe to Mumbles Head. It is approximately five miles long and is bordered by a popular promenade. The bay is ideal for watersports of any kind and national sailing competitions are held here every year.
The Maritime Quarter offers the marina, shops, restaurants, pubs, a doctor’s surgery and both indoor and outdoor leisure facilities. The bars and cafeterias located around its perimeter offer the perfect location for sitting and relaxing whilst watching the yachts, motor cruisers and fishing boats go by. The Maritime Quarter is also home to the Dylan Thomas Centre which celebrities the life and works of Swansea's famous poet; the National Waterfront Museum where you can learn about Wales' maritime and industrial heritage; a sailing school and the leisure centre providing adrenalin-fuelled surfing, water rides, children’s lagoon and an interactive play pool.
The heart of the City of Swansea is only a short stroll away from the Maritime Quarter and contains all the shops and major stores you may expect to see in a city of its size as well as galleries, a fine market, museums, cinemas, parks, theatres, casinos, and night clubs.
Mumbles is a charming seaside village and is often referred to as the 'Gateway to Gower'. Being nearby to the apartment it offers several outstanding restaurants, a couple of small art galleries, locally crafted products and exhibitions, some designer shops, a pier with an arcade and rides, a crazy golf course and an indoor skating rink. You can also take a boat trip from here where you can view the outstanding beauty of the Gower peninsular from the sea. When you visit this beautiful location, you will understand why it is hardly surprising that celebraties have chosen to have homes in this resort town.
The stunning blue flag beaches of the Gower including Caswell Bay, Bracelet Bay, Langland Bay and Port Eynon are all easily accessible from here.
- Waterside Location
- Beach Nearby
- Near Pub/Restaurant
- Bike Storage
- Golf Facilities Nearby
- Off-Road Parking
- Satellite/cable TV
- Washing Machine
- Tumble Dryer
- CD Player
- Accessible via Public Transport
- Two double bedrooms which can sleep up to 4 people - the perfect place to fall asleep and gradually awake to the sound of the surf!
- One en-suite shower room.
- Main bathroom.
- Fully fitted kitchen containing fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, microwave, dishwasher, oven and glass hob.
- Large, open plan diner/lounge offering very comfortable seating on two 2-seater Italian leather sofas, a flat, wide-screen TV with digital channels; a DVD player and CD player/radio.
- Balcony which offers another 'al fresco' seating area - accessed through the lounge.
- Private parking space is available outside the main apartment entrance.
Additional information: Entrance to the apartment is via a secure communal entrance at the rear of the property. Key or intercom access only. Access is via a stairwell and is therefore not suitable for the disabled. Please note that this is a no smoking zone and that pets cannot be accepted here. Heating, electricity and bed linen are included within the price. You are required to bring your own towels and tea towels. Short breaks are available out of peak holiday season.
Low Season from £445
Mid Season from £525
High Season from £595
Peak Season £780
Star Rating: 4 Star
Changeover Day: Friday
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Sleeps 4 people in 2 bedrooms (2 Doubles)
Approximate Location of Mumbles
Reviews and Testimonials for Mumbles
I just wanted to say what a truly delightful flat you have. The location is perfect, lying awake in the morning and looking out across the bay at the lighthouse is a memory I will cherish forever. Swansea has such a lot to offer (a complete surprise!) everything was walking distance from the flat. Thank you so much, we can't wait to go again. (Julie Wagstaffe, Northants)
We all loved it. The view is amazing and we have had a great time… LC2 - the Leisure Centre - is awesome! The beds are really comfy.
(Tuckers and Meads, London)
Perfect location for beach, marina & shops. Apartment very peaceful and comfortable, especially the beds!
(Jennie & Les, Harrow, Middlesex)
The apartment is so amazingly clean it is as though no-one has ever been here before us.
(C. Enright, County Limerick)
We had a great time. Love that view. May well be back some time.
I love it…love it…love it…Wow!
Home from home - we are Swansea born & bred. Lovely apartment, tastefully furnished with lovely views and south facing balcony. Enjoyed our stay.
(T.& C. Nash, Guernsey)
We did have a thoroughly good time and the apartment was beautiful in every aspect. The views were breathtaking and we will both be recommending it to our friends.
(Nasser Hussain, London)
Great flat; wonderful views… Everything exceeded our expectations… We have really enjoyed ourselves.
(Mr & Mrs Harvey, Croydon)
Great accommodation. Super view… Lots to do exploring Mumbles & Gower Peninsular. Very comfortable & relaxing place to stay.
(The McArthur Family, Suffolk)
Our stay here was fantastic. The apartment is a dream with a view to die for.
(Ditton Family, Surrey)
What a view!. We have been coming to Mumbles/Swansea for many years as have friends & family here but have never had such a wonderful flat/location.
(The Wood Family, Solihull)