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Limeslade Bay Beach

Swansea, Abertawe / Swansea

A small bay surrounded by cliffs with a pebble and sandy cove. Access by steps. A Caf is above the Bay and the coastal walk to Langland is very picturesque. Close to car park at Bracelet Bay with restaurant, picnic and childrens play area.

Beach Type

sand/pebbles and roc


Cafe and restuarant close by


Local walks

Nature and Wildlife

Coastal walk along the cliffpath to Langland Bay. Mumbles Hill Nature Reserve is also nearby.

Water Quality




Cleaning and Litter

The beach is cleaned twice daily. there are litter bins provided.


Dogs are allowed on the beach.

Awards and Recommendations

Green Coast Award
Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

Swansea Tourist Information Centre. Plymouth Street. Swansea SA1 3QG. Tel: 01792 468321 Email: [email protected] Web:


Nearest town: Swansea
County: Abertawe / Swansea
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5646, -3.98399
Postcode: SA3 4JW
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)


From Swansea take the A4067 to Mumbles. drive through village towards Mumbles Pier to Limeslade Bay. just around the headland (park at Bracelet Bay).

Public Transport

Bus routes – No 2 or 2a to Mumbles and then change to No 37. Or No 37 direct via circuitous route (1 hour).Swansea mainline railway station.

Nearest Railway Stations

Swansea (Approx. 4 miles away)
Gowerton (Approx. 6 miles away)
Llansamlet (Approx. 8 miles away)
Baglan (Approx. 8 miles away)
Skewen (Approx. 9 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.


There is parking at bracelet bay although there is a charge.

Nearby Car Parks

Bracelet Bay, Mumbles (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Mumbles Hill, Mumbles (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Swansea Bay - South, Mumbles (Unknown stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Southend, Mumbles (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Tennis Courts, Mumbles (Unknown stay).
About 0.9 miles away
Mumbles Road - East, Mumbles (Unknown stay).
About 1 miles away
Mumbles Road - West, Mumbles (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Langland Bay - East, Langland Bay (Unknown stay).
About 1.3 miles away
Underhill Park, Mumbles (Unknown stay).
About 1.3 miles away
Langland Bay - West, Langland Bay (Unknown stay).
About 1.3 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Swansea