Promenade Terrace Holiday Home, Mumbles
This is an immaculately presented holiday home in a truly fantastic location. One of only a handful of properties situated adjacent to the promenade and with beautiful sea views over swansea bay this is the perfect choice for your holiday. The centre of Mumbles village is just a short walk where you will find a wonderful variety of restaurants, pubs, bars and boutique shops. In the opposite direction there is a large children's adventure playground which is a huge hit with families. Mumbles Pier with its cafes and amusement arcades is a five minute walk away. Verdi's waterside Italian cafe is on your doorstep, open day and night for ice cream, coffee and Italian food.
About this property:
You enter the property through a small porch into an open plan living, dining and kitchen area. Beautifully furnished with a nautical theme the living area has two sofas, one arm chair and bench style window seat with cushions. The dining area has a table which is extendable to seat up to 8 people. The kitchen is very stylish with wooden counter tops, white panelled doors and quality fixtures, fittings and appliances. There is also a large twin bedroom and shower room on this floor making it ideal for those wanting to avoid the stairs.
On the first floor there are three beautifully decorated double bedrooms and a lovely family bathroom with bath, WC, Basin and separate shower cubical. There is also a small balcony from which you can enjoy the spectacular view over the bay.
Externally there is an enclosed rear courtyard garden with outside furniture. To the side of the property there is also a small private garden surrounded by mature plants and hedges.
There is parking for 2 cars in the private driveway to the side of the property.
Please be aware that the annual Mumbles Jazz Festival usually holds events close to this property on the first weekend in May. Dates are yet to be confirmed.
C/O day - Friday
The village of Mumbles is known as the gateway to Gower. What was a fishing village with a Norman Castle is now a vibrant centre with restaurants, cafes, bars and boutique shops. A good base for your holiday with all these amenities, beaches within easy walking distance and the isolated beaches of the Gower a short distance away. Escape to Rhossili beach in twenty minutes, and return to Mumbles for a wonderful evening out without worrying about having to drive.
On offer is also an amusement arcade, skating rink, parks with children's play areas, Mumbles Pier and even a friday night film show in the local hall. During the summer holidays there is also children’s activities in the park provided free of charge by the local authority. Mumbles hosts numerous festivals and events. The Mumbles Jazz festival attracts musicians from around the world and the Navy Days Festival gets bigger every year. The Raft Race is a big event with local community groups, businesses and pubs getting together to race across the bay in ingenious and comical home made rafts. There are too many art fairs and craft markets to mention as well as a monthly farmers market, do not miss the famed lamb burgers cooked on a market stall and served with a mint dressing and a big mushroom in a bun, delicious.
If you want a change of scene there is the land train which connects Mumbles to the Blackpill Lido with a lovely cafe overlooking the paddling and play areas for the children. Futher around the Bay is Swansea itself for shopping as well as museums, art galleries, Wales' premier waterpark the LC and the historic Maritime Quarter.
The beaches closest to Mumbles are Limeslade and Bracelet Bay. The former has ample parking, a cafe and Italian restaurant with spectacular views over the bay. The latter an old fashioned style ice cream parlor and cafe.
Further along the cliff path are Rotherslade and Langland which are the most popular beaches in the area. There is parking and a number of child friendly cafes. The Langland Brasserie is located next the beach and is open all day for lunch, afternoon tea and evening meals in a truly fantastic setting.
Leave your cares behind and your car if you wish and experience the laid back approach to life in Mumbles where everyone wears shorts from March to October.
Promenade Terrace Holiday Home Availability
ages 4 - 16
ages 0 - 3