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Brandy Cove Beach

Swansea, Abertawe / Swansea

A tiny rural cove of pebbles and rocks with access via steep steps. and clean clear water. No facilities.

Beach Type

pebbles & rocks


No facilities



Nature and Wildlife

Footpaths lead to neighbouring bays

Water Quality

Not Tested



Tourist Information

Swansea Tourist Information Centre. Plymouth Street. Swansea SA1 3QG. Tel: 01792 468321 Email: [email protected] Web:


Nearest town: Swansea
County: Abertawe / Swansea
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5672, -4.04182
Postcode: SA3 3DT
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)


Off A4067 near Bishopston Newton.

Public Transport

Bus routes – No 2 (walk down the hill to the beach). On a Saturday. route no 2 to Mumbles. then 14b from Mumbles to Caswell Bay. Walk from caswell bay.

Nearest Railway Stations

Swansea (Approx. 6 miles away)
Gowerton (Approx. 6 miles away)
Bynea (Approx. 8 miles away)
Llangennech (Approx. 9 miles away)
Llanelli (Approx. 9 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.


Park adjacent to Bishopston post office and follow the footpath that leads off the small residential cul-de-sac. The path slopes downwards for about 1 mile before you reach Brandy Cove.

Nearby Car Parks

Caswell Bay, Langland Bay (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Caswell Road, Langland Bay (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Langland Bay - West, Langland Bay (Unknown stay).
About 1.2 miles away
Langland Bay - East, Langland Bay (Unknown stay).
About 1.2 miles away
Underhill Park, Mumbles (Unknown stay).
About 1.4 miles away
Mumbles Road - West, Mumbles (Unknown stay).
About 1.9 miles away
Mumbles Road - East, Mumbles (Unknown stay).
About 2 miles away
West Cliff - North, Southgate (Unknown stay).
About 2 miles away
Pennard, Southgate (Unknown stay).
About 2 miles away
Tennis Courts, Mumbles (Unknown stay).
About 2 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Swansea