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Swansea, Wales

Home to a host of maritime attractions, a fine marina and some of the best golf courses in Wales, Swansea is the second largest City in Wales. Attractions to enjoy include the National Waterfront Museum, the Dylan Thomas Centre and Swansea Castle which dates from the 12th Century. The Swansea Museum is the oldest museum in Wales and has a particular focus on the City's mining history or if you are travelling with the kids, enjoy a day out to one of Swansea's parks including Plantasia with its onsite Tamarin monkeys. You could also enjoy a walk around the Botanical Singleton or go on a bike ride around Swansea Bay and Afan Forest.

In the evenings, enjoy a show at the Dylan Thomas Theatre, indulge in excellent dining at one of the restaurants in Swansea with a host of international cuisine available or enjoy a drink at one of the many pubs and bars in the city centre. Afterwards, relax at one of a choice of excellent hotels in Swansea including luxury hotels in the Maritime Quarter with leisure facilities, budget hotels close to the motorway links and stylish independent hotels close to Swansea's attractions. There is also a good range of holiday apartments in Swansea suitable for both business stays and families.

Accommodation in Swansea

  • Swansea   (0.2 miles from the centre of Swansea)
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    £25
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    TripAdvisor traveller rating from 260 reviews
    Rating from 260 reviews
    Newly refurbished Swansea central hotel with double & family ensuite rooms, bar/ cafe, 30 minutes free Wi-Fi and nearby discounted car parking. Pet friendly.
    TripAdvisor traveller rating from 260 reviews
    Rating from 260 reviews
  • Swansea   (4.6 miles from the centre of Swansea)
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    £25
    Per room, per night
    TripAdvisor traveller rating from 196 reviews
    Rating from 196 reviews
    Travelodge Swansea M4 Hotel, 6 miles from Swansea station and 12 miles from the Airport with WiFi, optional breakfast & restaurant/petrol station adjacent. 50 free parking spaces.
    TripAdvisor traveller rating from 196 reviews
    Rating from 196 reviews
  • Loughor   (6.3 miles from the centre of Swansea)
    Sleeps 4
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    £305
    Per week (seasonal) Sleeps 4
     
    Superb self-catering lodge near the Gower Peninsula with free WIFI, parking & private garden. Pet friendly. Short breaks available. Short stroll from restaurants & inns. Sleeps 4.
     
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