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Gwynfe Road | Loughor, Swansea SA4 6TE, Wales
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Island House
Ranked #20 of 47 Swansea B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Weston-super-Mare, England, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Small welsh industrial town on the estuary, beautiful walks, good pubs,the town is steeped in religious history dating back to 1900 where a christian revival started and went around the world.The connection that island house has directly with the revival is that Mr Evan Roberts was born in this house and this is where he grew up with his family.The... More 

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Witney, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We were booked into Island House for work, and new nothing about the history. It is a traditional British B&B is all respects, with welcoming hosts and good hospitality. The main plus points were a good breakfast, a very comfortable bed, good location and the feeling that you could be left alone, or immerse yourself in the history of the... More 

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

A little gem, run by Viv and Gordon. Both very welcoming and very freindly. The house is comforting and homely. Rooms very clean and comfotable and airy. Good breakfast. A pub is a short walk away serving good food at a good price. The B&B is very good value and happy to recomend as a place to stay, also able... More 

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Northampton
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9 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

We found this little gem a few years ago whilst our daughter was at Uni in Swansea and we were so inspired that we stayed each time we needed a bed in the Swansea area. Its not a great drive through the village but the road toward Island House is delightful and its a great place to spot some unusual... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

This is very well run B&B. We stayed three nights in the large family room (2 adults and 2 children). Excellent breakfast. Rooms and the shared bathroom were very clean. The area is very quiet. It is a perfect starting point to visit the Gower peninsula (by car). Our children enjoyed the swimming pool in the garden! I can strongly... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

The town where the Island b&b is located is probably not the prettiest in Wales but the spot is definitely the prettiest in the town. Gordon & Viv are certainly original people but very welcoming and we really enjoyed the bbq next to the pool with them and the other residents. I'll only object that, according to the price, the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013 via mobile

Maybe the best vacation I've ever had. Such a wonderful experience. I stayed for close to week at island house. Gordon and Viv was so warm and inviting. The rooms are very private and well equipped and furnished. I had a beautiful view if the park right beside the house. I recommend to all. It's a short walk to the... More 

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Romsey, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

My husband and I have just had a wonderful, relaxing weekend staying at Island House, B&B in swansea. The B&B was set in a lovely location and was so quiet and peaceful. Located near the gower penisular. Our room was very clean, and our bed was very comfortable! And our breakfast in the morning was really tasty and plentiful. Gordon... More 

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ISLANDHOUSESwansea, Owner at Island House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your positive comments. It was lovely to meet you and Paul. So glad you enjoyed your relaxing stay (without children) You deserved your break. Your comments are also much appreciated as your mother and father each run holiday accommodation in England, so you have based your opinion of us on your own educated experiences. More 

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50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

I stayed for two nights with a friend in order to enjoy a walking weekend. We booked the family room (charged for two people only) as the twin wasn't available, so we found that we had plenty of space and felt very comfortable. Viv and Gordon went out of their way to be helpful (printing off walking routes etc.), and... More 

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ISLANDHOUSESwansea, Owner at Island House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your positive comments. So glad that you enjoyed your walking stay with us and that the information that we were able to provide was helpful More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013 via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights in the family room. Gordon and Viv were very welcoming. Breakfast was good. It was just what we were looking for and will go again. We visit this part of Wales quite often so glad we found Island House

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ISLANDHOUSESwansea, Owner at Island House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your positive comments. Look forward to seeing your again soon More 

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Address: Gwynfe Road | Loughor, Swansea SA4 6TE, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Swansea County > Swansea
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Island House Swansea, Wales

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