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Oxwich Bay, Swansea
(4.4/5 based on 600+ 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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  • A nice beach which can alter from stoney to sand according to the weather. Parking puts you right up to the sand edge. Snacks available and food from simple to simply expensive in a new eating experie...  more »
  • Beautiful sandy beach with fantastic views and reasonably good public facilities. Great for for families and kids. The nearby hotel does good food but is pricey. The beach cafe is good. Paid parking! 
  • Backed by sand dunes, the beach is enormous, maybe a mile or so long? We enjoyed it for a long gentle walk, but it would be a great place to take children. There is a very large car park beside the be...  more »