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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
History Museum
“Great for kids and adults, medieval​ history, glass blowing, blacksmith, feed the chickens and look at the mill”
  • 12 locals recommend
Cafe
“The cakes are to die for (especially the carrot cake) & they also serve breakfast, lunch and dinner. The traditional Welsh breakfast with cockle and laver-bread parcels is amazing! ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Place to eat
“Pobbles Restaurant at Pennard golf glub Great food and incredible views - and reasonable prices!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Stocks just about everything you need as well as alcohol and an ice cream counter. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Three Cliffs Bay beach offers a wilder experience. Picture a spectacular shoreline of sand dunes, salt marsh and of course, the signature three limestone cliffs. A particularly photogenic part ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Secluded beach with stunning views, on the edge of Bishopston Valley nature walk. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Castle
“Access this ruined Norman castle from the golf club. There are foot paths all around. Stay on top of cliffs and take in the breath taking views. Of Three Cliffs anc Oxwich Bay.!Numerous footpaths then drop you into the bay. Swim at Pobbles and Tor Bay either side of Three Cliffs but not in Three Cliffs itself.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“Great Real Ale Pub, that brews its own. Try and catch an event with live music there, but expect inebriation on those times.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Beach
“Pobbles is a little difficult to access but well worth the effort. Park at National Trust car park at Southgate or near Pennard Golf Course. Take foot paths down to this golden sand beach. Don’t expect to see many people!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Lodging
“This is a quiet and relaxing beach that even in the height of summer stays peaceful and quiet. It as a large stone bank and sandy beach, with cliffs on either side. It is dog-friendly and can be accessed from either Southgate or Bishopston. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
“A short drive (5 minutes) from the cottage, this tiny bakery is set in the heart of Parkmill next to the Gower heritage centre (A must visit for rainy days) Everything is handmade and they specialise in sourdough loaves and the most delicious cinnamon buns. Check heir website or Instagram for opening times.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
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“Owned by a friend of ours, this new cafe serves a stunning breakfast and lunch menu. With new takes on classics and fresh ideas giving you tastes from all over the world. They also serve lovely coffee & deliscous cakes. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Establishment
“Southgate club is a restaurant and bar but they are separate so if you want to go as a family and enjoy a great meal then you can. If however, you want to go out for a drink then the bar is very friendly and welcoming. Great food and you can eat outside if the weather is good.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Convenience Store
“The Closest Shop for good supplies. I am in here all the time picking up things I need”
  • 2 locals recommend
History Museum
“Perfect for young families and a change from the beach. Special activites during school holidays it has a cafe with food at a reasonable price.”
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Cafe
“The cakes are to die for (especially the carrot cake) & they also serve breakfast, lunch and dinner. The traditional Welsh breakfast with cockle and laver-bread parcels is amazing! ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Good food and a nice ambience. Large choice on the menu and plenty of seating. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
“Family friendly, stone-built pub with outdoor seating and good classic pub food.”
  • 1 local recommends

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