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Cwmdonkin Park

Park Drive, Swansea, Wales
+44 1792 280210
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Beautiful landscaped park with Dylan Thomas connection

Dylan Thomas lived literally just across the road at 5 Cwmdonkin Avenue and as a boy spent hours... read more

Reviewed November 8, 2017
London, United Kingdom
Lovely park

Tennis 🎾 free park children 👶 lovely walks and pretty flowers coffee shop I walk dog there every... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2017
via mobile
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Park Drive, Swansea, Wales
+44 1792 280210
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Reviewed November 8, 2017

Dylan Thomas lived literally just across the road at 5 Cwmdonkin Avenue and as a boy spent hours here. Some of his early poems were inspired by the people he saw and the Park itself. It's beautifully landscaped and maintained, perched as it is on...More

Thank lonewolf44
Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

Tennis 🎾 free park children 👶 lovely walks and pretty flowers coffee shop I walk dog there every day and very peaceful and also historical very old park

Thank swanseanurse
Reviewed September 14, 2017

A nice park in the middle of Swansea. Dylan Thomas is mentioned in the park and there is a plaque in the water gardens. There is now a cafe in the park. The park is well cared for.

Thank roscwmbran
Reviewed September 13, 2017

This is a great park however there was so many dogs allowed to run off the lead that my grand daughter was afraid to explore the park to its full benefits ,and not all the dog owners had picked up after the pets had fouled...More

Thank lawanderson2017
Reviewed September 3, 2017

The poet and author Dylan Thomas lived across the road from Cwmdonkin Park. He spent much of his childhood playing in the park and it greatly influenced his writings. There are several memorials to Dylan Thomas around the park – see how many you can...More

Thank Michael_SF6310RH
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

We have visited this park several times. We are aware that dogs can run freely off the lead. Not happy about it even more unhappy with the amount of dog poo on the grass area. It is a super park but it will be while...More

Thank Dawn W
Reviewed July 26, 2017

Lovely calmimg park with tennis courts, café children's area etc and delightful planting. Some specialist trees.

Thank HotpotArundel
Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

Lovely children's play area with a great zip wire. The park also has tennis courts, a bowling green and plenty of green space to run around in.

Thank Laura G
Reviewed June 12, 2017

This is the park where Dylan Thomas played as a child and described as an adult. Nice to see it still in use and so well maintained.

Thank Margaret M
Reviewed June 5, 2017

This large well kept public park is located in the Swansea Uplands neighbourhood. There is a walking path that meanders throughout the inside perimeter of the park. Kids enjoy the playground, zip line, longest slide they have ever seen in a public park anywhere in...More

Thank busdepollo
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Amy W
April 10, 2017|
Response from Roabspy T | Reviewed this property |
Completely fine to walk dogs at this park