"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 Wednesday 17 January

06:00


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
WNW
Pressure 1006
Humidity 77%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
WNW
Pressure 1009
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
WNW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 67%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
W
Pressure 1012
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 93%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 1009
Humidity 83%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 98%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 15mph.
SW
Pressure 1001
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
00:10 GMT
High Tide
06:30 GMT
Low Tide
12:27 GMT
High Tide
18:47 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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