Useful Contact

Gower Medical Practice
Scurlage Gower, Swansea
01792 390708

Out of Hours
03301 239180

Scurlage Chemist
Scurlage, next to Medical Centre

Morriston Hospital A&E
01792 702222

NHS Direct Wales
24 hours x7 days a week

St James Veterinary Group
01792 205000
Open until 18:00


       Pubs & Restaurants

The Britannia Inn Llanmadoc          01792 386624                                                   Distance approx 6 miles

The Welcome Inn Llanrhidian          01792 390281                                Distance approx 6 miles

The Plough & Harrow Murton          01792 234459                                 Distance approx 10 miles

The Rake & Riddle  Penclawdd
01792 872886
Distance approx. 10 miles

King Arthur Hotel Reynoldston
01792 390775
Distance approx. 5 miles

The Ship Inn, Port Eynon
01792 390204
Distance approx. 3 miles

The Kings Head, Llangennith
01792 386212
Distance approx. 8 miles

The Oxwich Bay Hotel, Oxwich
01792 390329
Distance approx. 6 miles

The Worms Head Hotel, Rhossili
01792 390512
Distance approx. 1 mile

The Coalhouse Oxwich                    (special occasions) 01792 390965 Distance approx 6 miles


Beaches on South Gower

From the cottage, the coastal path is through gate, turn right and then left up lane opposite farm house. Go to the top of lane, then follow footpath signs to coastal path. Nearest beaches are Mewslade Bay -Fall Bay and then Rhosilli Bay.


Beaches with Car Parks

Oxwich Bay
Horton Beach
Port Eynon Beach


Nearest Golf Courses

Machynys Golf & Country Club
Distance approx. 12 miles 

Gower Golf Club
Distance approx. 10 miles 

Gowerton Golf Range
Distance approx. 12 miles 

Langland Bay
Distance approx. 11 miles

Fairwood Park Golf Course
Distance approx. 10 miles 

Swansea Foot Golf
Distance approx. 12 miles


Links to Things to Do

Rip N Rock Adventure Holidays

Beaches for dogs all year round

  • Swansea Bay - from the slip opposite Victoria Park to the beach access at Sketty Lane
  • Horton - from the lifeguard station east towards Oxwich
  • Mumbles
  • Pwll Du
  • Pobbles
  • Three Cliffs
  • Tor Bay
  • Crawley
  • Oxwich
  • Mewslade
  • Rhossili
  • Llangennith
  • Broughton
  • Whiteford Sands
  • Port Eynon (from the main steps west to the Salt House)

We also have some restrictions about dogs being kept on leads. You need to keep your dog on a lead on many roads in Swansea and on:

  • The entire promenade at Swansea Bay (from the River Tawe to the Knab Rock car park, Mumbles)
  • The promenades at Langland Bay and Rotherslade
  • The promenade at Caswell Bay.

If you fail to keep your dog on a lead you could be fined up to £200.

Places of Interest

Heritage Centre Parkmill

Perriswood Archery and
Falconary Centre Oxwich

King Arthurs Stone Reynolston

National Waterfront Museum Swansea

Swansea Food Market (Very Welsh)

Dylan Thomas Centre Swansea

Clyne Gardens Mumbles

Mumbles Pier and Lifeboat House
(Verdi’s worth a visit for coffee and light lunch)

Cycle path along Swansea Bay to
Mumbles also cycle path coastal path Llanelli

National Botanic gardens of Wales Carmarthen
(1 Hour’s Drive Away)

Dan yr Ogaf Caves                          Swansea Valley


Gower Castles

Weobly Castle Llanrhidian Gower

Oxwich Castle Gower

Oystermouth Castle Mumbles

Pennard Castle Pennard Gower