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Swansea Bay-Knab Rock Beach

Swansea, Abertawe / Swansea

Blue Flag Marina in the picturesque seaside village of Mumbles. Perfect for watersports such as sailing, jet skis, waterskiing and fishing.

Beach Type



Slip way


Jet skiing
Water skiing

Nature and Wildlife

There is a footpath running the entire length of Swansea bay.

Water Quality

Not Tested



Cleaning and Litter

Bins provided.


no dog restrictions.

Tourist Information

Swansea Tourist Information Centre. Plymouth Street. Swansea SA1 3QG. Tel: 01792 468321 Email: [email protected] Web: Mumbles Tourist Information Centre. the Methodist Church. Mumbles. Swansea SA3 4BU. Tel: 01792 361302


Nearest town: Swansea
County: Abertawe / Swansea
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5718, -3.9843
Postcode: SA3 4EL
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)


Take the A4067 from Swansea. direction the Mumbles.

Public Transport

Served by local buses from Swansea

Nearest Railway Stations

Swansea (Approx. 4 miles away)
Gowerton (Approx. 6 miles away)
Llansamlet (Approx. 7 miles away)
Baglan (Approx. 8 miles away)
Skewen (Approx. 8 miles away)

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


Parking available. fee applies.

Nearby Car Parks

Mumbles Hill, Mumbles (Unknown stay).
About 0.1 miles away
Swansea Bay - South, Mumbles (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Southend, Mumbles (Unknown stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Bracelet Bay, Mumbles (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Tennis Courts, Mumbles (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Mumbles Road - East, Mumbles (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Mumbles Road - West, Mumbles (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Underhill Park, Mumbles (Unknown stay).
About 1.2 miles away
Alderwood Road, West Cross (Unknown stay).
About 1.2 miles away
Langland Bay - East, Langland Bay (Unknown stay).
About 1.3 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Swansea