"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Bracelet Bay Beach

Situated on the treasured Gower Peninsula and backed by dramatic cliffs, Bracelet Bay is a small rocky bay where sand is exposed as the tide drops. There are lots of rock pools to explore and from Mumbles lighthouse the view stretches across the Bristol Channel. You can swim here but be careful of the rocks and strong rip currents. There is a restaurant, bar and ice cream parlour nearby and you are pretty close to Mumbles Hill Nature Reserve.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Mumbles

Local authority: Swansea Council

OS Grid Reference: SS630870

Awards

Blue Flag Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Bracelet Bay Beach

  • Gower Coast Adventures (0m)
  • Singleton Park and Botanical Gardens (1m)
  • Oystermouth Castle (1m)
  • Blackpill Lido (2m)
  • Taliesin Arts Centre (3m)
  • Singleton Park (3m)
  • Egypt Centre (3m)
  • National Waterfront Museum (4m)
  • LC Waterpark (4m)
  • Mission Gallery (4m)
  • Abbey Woollen Mill (4m)
  • Tenpin Swansea (4m)
  • Plantasia (4m)
  • Gower Heritage Centre (5m)

Tourist Information

Mumbles
Tourist Information Centre
Mumbles Methodist Church
Mumbles Road
Mumbles Swansea
Wales
SA3 4BU

Phone 01792 361302
Email info@mumblestic.co.uk
http://www.mumblestic.co.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Saturday 19 August

06:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
WNW
Pressure 1017
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
WNW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
W
Pressure 1019
Humidity 63%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
W
Pressure 1020
Humidity 63%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1021
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
W
Pressure 1022
Humidity 77%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
04:49 BST
(03:49 GMT)
Low Tide
10:59 BST
(09:59 GMT)
High Tide
17:18 BST
(16:18 GMT)
Low Tide
23:36 BST
(22:36 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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Tell us what you think about Bracelet Bay Beach

A small sandy beach situated on the Mumbles headland next to the lighthouse, backed by cliffs. It is very popular with tourists and has views across the Bristol Channel to Devon on a clear day. Restaurant facilities available nearby. The beach is a mix of sand and shingle.

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