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Mumbles Hill Local Nature Reserve

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Lovely place to visit on a fine day. Great sea views and interesting ww2 artifacts to see.. plants... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
andrew n
Swansea, United Kingdom
Lovely walk with stunning views

A great little walk with lots of interest. Great views over SWansea Bay and over to Devon. Great... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Haydn C
Swansea, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely place to visit on a fine day. Great sea views and interesting ww2 artifacts to see.. plants and widlife alse good. I use as a short cut to bracelet bay or Mumbles centre.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great little walk with lots of interest. Great views over SWansea Bay and over to Devon. Great for dog walking. Plenty of local 2nd World War history and great for blackberries and sloes.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Haydn C
Reviewed April 17, 2019

Just a short drive from Swansea is the famous Mumbles where plenty of visitors were starting to enjoy their bank holiday. Views are brilliant but parking difficult

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed February 12, 2019

Apart from the view, which is indeed panoramic, theres not a great deal to see. Or perhaps it's that there's very little to explain the history and what went on there during the war. While I appreciate its first and foremost a nature reserve, some...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SeafoodQueen
Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

The walk up the track from Bracelet Bay car park to the viewpoint at the Coastguard mast, is rewarded with a panoramic view of Swansea Bay and the Bristol Chanel. There are seats and picnic tables in a variety of places and it's a good...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed November 3, 2018

views are breathtaking if you are ever this way it is so well worth a look. make sure you have your camera

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Gail C
Reviewed September 30, 2018

It is well worth the climb up Mumbles Hill because you are rewarded with the most fabulous views all around. Another reviewer has commented that the viewpoint is overgrown and you cannot see the bay - I fear he just didn't walk on far enough...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Librairie
Reviewed September 5, 2018

Went here after it was listed as a must visit place, what a disappointment, it is overgrown and just a mess, the view point is not worth the walk as the trees and bushes are so overgrown you can barely see the sea or anything...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank aniwde1
Reviewed July 9, 2018

There's not a lot going on at the Nature Reserves, but the views across Swansea Bay are superb and there are some quite interesting remnants of army installations put in place during the war. No parking to speak of. Good picnic area.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Happyeater881
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Free. Great views from the top of view point and also disused battery information nearby. It is really steep. Runners were doing it on day we visited. There are plenty of benches on the way up which helps.

Date of experience: July 2018
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