John Street Holiday Cottage, Mumbles
John Street Holiday Cottage is a lovely 1-bedroom property in the heart of Mumbles, perfect for couples looking to enjoy Mumbles and the surrounding areas.
The village of Mumbles is a busy little hub for culture, dining and shopping, where you will find a variety of restaurants, pubs, bars and boutique shops. Mumbles offers a fantastic seaside experience with cafes, amusement arcades and the famous ice cream parlour- Joe's. This cottage is in a perfect location for access to the beaches of Langland, Rotherslade and Caswell Bay.
About this property:
John Street Holiday Cottage has just undergone a full renovation and is finished to a high standard throughout. The property has a great layout, the main living area is situated on the ground floor leading onto to the newly fitted kitchen. The dining area is just outside in the kitchen in the main living area. The living room is tastefully decorated, there is also a bathroom on the ground floor, finished to a very high standard and benefits from large shower enclosure. Upstairs from the living area takes you to the bright, open plan double bedroom.
There is a flat panel digital television and DVD player, and a modern and comfortable sofa. Externally, there is a small courtyard with outdoor seating for al fresco dining, perfect when enjoying the summer months. Directly in front of the property is a parking bay for one car. On the street itself there is a mix of residents only parking which requires a permit, and free parking which is available to all.
Pets are welcome at the property by prior arrangement for a fee of £25.
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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.
John Street Holiday Cottage Availability
ages 4 - 16
ages 0 - 3