Whiteshell 15 at Summercliffe, Mumbles
This Summercliffe holiday chalet is beautifully finished and benefits from a private terraced area for relaxing outside. It has a spacious feel with clean lines and a modern seaside style decor. The Summercliffe Chalet Park is a short walk from beautiful Caswell Bay. This blue flag beach has great facilities including lifeguards cover, a surf school, two beach side cafes and a kiosk selling ice cream and beach toys. The coastal path is on your doorstep, making this an excellent location from which to enjoy the spectacular Gower coastline. Don’t forget Bishopswood opposite, a lovely wooded valley and protected nature reserve where there are regular nature based events. Mumbles Village is also walking distance or a short drive by car and offers bars, pubs, restaurants, cafes and boutique shopping.
About this property:
Another chic Summercliffe chalet, not only stylish but also in a great location minutes from the Gower Coastal Path and Caswell bay. Caswell is a lovely golden sandy beach with pools at low tide which are great for kids to play in. Caswell has waterside cafes, lifeguards and a surf school operating from the beach. This chalet offers excellent value, great accommodation in a fabulous location.
The chalet has a high standard of decor. The dark wooden floor which runs throughout the property contrast nicely with the white walls and blue accents.
The open plan living, dining and kitchen area is well designed and feels spacious with a stylish corner sofa, dining table and chairs and a well designed kitchen. The lounge area is bright and airy thanks to its large windows, and there is also a private terraced area where you can enjoy relaxing al fresco. The main bedroom has a double bed and fitted wardrobes. Once again this room has a bright, clean seaside feel and the layout is cleverly designed to make the best of the space available.
The fitted bathroom has floor to ceiling travertine tiles. There are electric heaters in the property to keep you toasty during the colder months.
Externally there is parking for 1 car in the driveway adjacent to the chalet.
Pets are welcome at this property by prior arrangement, there is a £25 pet charge per dog.
C/O day - Saturday
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.
Whiteshell 15 at Summercliffe Availability
ages 4 - 16
ages 0 - 3