Swansea, United Kingdom
Located in Wales County, Swansea is a coastal city where old and new combine to create a holiday destination filled with excitement and adventures. With its castles, gardens and art galleries such as Glynn Vivian, Swansea sweeps visitors off their feet while travelling through southwestern Great Britain.
- Dylan Thomas Centre
- Oxwich Castle
- Swansea Museum
- Tour the National Waterfront Museum
- Spend the day at the Margam Country Park
- Enjoy a performance at the Swansea Grand Theatre
On average, Swansea sees about 54 inches (1,372 mm) of rain annually. Although the weather is often wet and somewhat windy, the summer months have average coastal temperatures of around 50°F (10°C); winter temperatures drop to about 34°F (1°C). The best time to visit the area is during April through August, when the temperatures are at their warmest.
Getting There & Around
To reach Swansea, visitors fly to the Cardiff International Airport, the only international airport in Wales. Visitors travel from the airport to the city via rail or bus. There are shuttles that transport visitors to the rail station.
Buses, licensed taxis and hired cars are available to get around the city. Most find the town easily walkable, but there is also an extensive bus system that travels within the city and to surrounding towns.
11 hotels in Swansea
Offering dramatic views of Swansea Bay and the beach, the Swansea Marriott Hotel captures the calm and beauty of the Maritime Quarter. GeneralThe Swansea Marriott Hotel has an impressive... More
Offering efficient service and friendly hospitality, the Mercure Swansea Hotel is an ideal base to discover the delights of Welsh Valleys and Gower's countryside. GeneralThis property comprises 9... More
Built in 1790 and now run as a 3* Hotel offering 18 en-suite bedrooms and 4 self-catering apartments. Norton House Hotel is a traditional, classic style building, set in spacious gardens, close to... More
Whether you are on business or having a family break, there is something for all ages and all year round in Holiday Inn Express Swansea West M4 Junction 43. GeneralAdditional facilities at the... More
Boasting a tranquil ambience and comfortable accommodation, the Dragon Hotel Swansea is an ideal place for business as well as leisure travellers. LocationSituated in Kingsway circle, right in the... More
Creating an ideal atmosphere for a relaxing stay, Castle Hotel Neath is the right choice of accommodation, while visiting Neath. The Hotel is ideally situated for exploring the stunning Swansea Bay... More
Winston Country House Hotel & Spa Swansea provides perfect accommodations for business or leisure travellers visiting the coastal city. Just minutes away from the hotel are major attractions like... More
Creating an ideal atmosphere of charm and sophistication, this property is a perfect place for an unforgettable holiday in Swansea. GeneralThe hotel offers well-equipped conference rooms for... More
The Grand Hotel. Located in Port Talbot is ideally situated close to various local attractions and have fantastic links to the M4 and are immediately opposite the train station This is great for... More