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Caswell Bay, Swansea
(4.8/5 based on 550+ reviews on the web)
Enjoy beautiful coastal scenery at Caswell Bay. Surf, canoe, or just paddle in the rock pools. Explore caves, follow one of the trails, and watch the waves crashing against the cliffs. The beach has restrooms and shops selling snacks and beach toys. Arrive by bus or car. There is a parking lot, but in the summer months arrive early to secure a space. Beware, the parking lot has a reputation for cars being broken into or stolen. With our international travel planner, Swansea attractions like Caswell Bay can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Caswell bay is on the Welsh coastal path which is wonderful for walking. The beach is great for sandcastles, swimming and surfing. It has three cafes to suit every budget and taste. Across the road is...  more »
  • Great beach.Sand,safe swimming,pools for the kids to explore,places for a coffee or tea with light refreshments,plus car parking(not free) and toilets a short distance away. 
  • Anywhere in the gower you will never see beaches like it in the world I live in Scotland and the gower is the most beautiful place to be 
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  • Car park is £££ even for ♿ unless out out of season. Beach sandy. Limited beachcombing but great for oyster shells. Beware incoming tide! It is v fast here. If you're NOT tide savy, get savy before you turn your back on the sea!
  • Lovely beach. Only ever been in October or February but never busy. Nice rock pools for kids. Caves to explore. Limited parking so expect queues in summer.
  • Beautiful beach with fantastic views at sunset. The shops could do with updating though. They look very tatty!
  • Beautiful beach. What more do you need.
  • Great Access to push chair via ramp. Rock pools and nice cafe. Parking at nearby Council Carpark @ £1.50 for an hour - longer if you want