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Oxwich Bay, Swansea

(4.4/5 based on 650+ reviews on the web)
Visit Oxwich Bay and explore the tidal pools and dunes of one of Britain’s premier beaches. It’s not heavily developed like other beaches, so you’ll still find wildlife in the area. Take a walk along the 4 km (2.5 mi) coast and look for birds and mammals. The beach is popular for water sports, so try diving, sailing, or just enjoying an easy swim. Walk along the sea cliffs to Port Eynon Bay. Amenities include easy parking and restrooms, and the beach is accessible. Stop at the restaurant nearby or enjoy an ice cream if you get hungry. Plan to visit Oxwich Bay and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Swansea attractions using our Swansea trip itinerary builder.
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  • An exclllent safe sandy beach but no lifeguards. A private car park adjoins the beach and there is a bus stop nearby. Due to its easily accessible location it can get busy in the summer.  more »
  • My partner and I paid a visit on misty February day and walked a couple of miles out and back along the beach, what a stunning place and so peaceful. I am sure summer time this must be a great place f...  more »
  • I have been brought up with holidays in Swansea and surrounding beaches so Oxwich is much loved by myself and my family for its beautiful long sandy beach and playful dunes and the woods that surround...  more »