With its soft pleasant sand and interesting rock pools Caswell Bay is a firm favourite with families with young children. The efficient lifeguards supervising the beach and the excellent access for prams and disabled visitors make this the perfect choice for a safe family day out. Ample cliffs overlook the sands and there are numerous coastal paths with stunning views over the bay,where on a good day you can even catch a glimpse of North Devon across the Bristol Channel. Close by is Bishops Wood nature reserve offering a diverse range of wildlife and beautiful nature walks.
Beach type: Sand
Nearest town: Mumbles
Local authority: Swansea Council
OS Grid Reference: SS591873
Tourist Information Centre
Mumbles Methodist Church
Phone 01792 361302
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