Penllergare Valley Woods, Swansea

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Penllergare Valley Woods is located in Swansea. Work out when and for how long to visit Penllergare Valley Woods and other Swansea attractions using our handy Swansea trip itinerary builder .
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  • August 11, 2017
    Nice initiative of a local association to rehabilitate the place. However, off-trail path, some passable paths. Noticeable road traffic noise. This tire in the River to remove. Hard to find access. There's a few facilities and maintenance to be expected.
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  • August 11, 2017
    Had a lovely long walk around here with my partner and dog on a drizzly day. Beautiful place, rivers, lakes, waterfall, trees and wildlife. Saw some kind of bird of prey as well as herons and ducks. R...  more »
  • July 24, 2017
    For me the best place to go for a walk in Swansea. Used to come here as a young boy with my mates and go swimming near the waterfall. Now I come with my partner and dogs and I simply love it here. Swa...  more »
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  • Penllergare woods is an excellent place for a nice walk. It boasts scenic views and great walks, some of which are wheelchair accessible. I thoroughly recommend this place to anyone who wants a nice relaxing walk, as well as any budding photographers.
  • Beautiful walks and lovely coffee and cake at the tea rooms. Outside seating area also suitable for dogs. Friendly staff.
  • Wonderful location. Great stop near Jnxn 47 on M4 on way to Pembroke dock. Grsst credit to locals who have taken it on as a project.
  • Beautiful place. Our favourite place to go for a walk. Lovely coffee shop in the woods.
  • Great place to take family and/or dog for a walk. Lovely cafe with great service and delicious food !!!

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