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Mumbles Pier

Old Lifeboat Cottage Mumbles Road, Mumbles, Swansea SA3 4EN, Wales
+44 1792 365200
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Not only does this inconspicuous place have a beautiful view it also serves delicious food from a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
NICOLA F
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Lovely views

We went to Swansea for the Airshow which we watched from Mumbles Pier. The pier itself was mainly... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
TonyandAnna H
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Now halfway through a truly transformational refurbishment Mumbles Pier is one of Swansea's oldest and most famous landmarks. Open every day, except Christmas Day, so come hail, rain or shine, you'll always get a warm welcome here at the Mumbles Pier. The Victorian Pier is open to all visitors free of charge. And there is something here for everyone, young and old alike - from the arcade machines to Bowling alleys, or a relaxing traditional afternoon tea in our exquisite Victorian-style Beach Hut Café. And not forgetting our Gift Shops and unique Big Apple all alongside our Private Beach with spectacular views of the Lighthouse, Bay and of course Pier. The newest addition to the family is our newly opened art Gallery. The Little Stone Gallery opened in December 2016 and welcomes the public to view and exhibit soem of the most talented established and emerging artist in the local community. This Winter we have many events to keep everyone enteratined please visit our website for all future event. Our next event is our Christmas Concert hosted by the wonderful Gwalia Singers on the 20th December at 7pm this is a free event and sure to be busy so make sure you arrive early!
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 22:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Old Lifeboat Cottage Mumbles Road, Mumbles, Swansea SA3 4EN, Wales
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+44 1792 365200
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"lifeboat station"
in 66 reviews
"amusement arcade"
in 22 reviews
"lifeboat house"
in 17 reviews
"closed for refurbishment"
in 6 reviews
"under repair"
in 5 reviews
"gift shop"
in 15 reviews
"ice cream"
in 20 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 19 reviews
"fish and chips"
in 9 reviews
"port talbot"
in 6 reviews
"open to the public"
in 5 reviews
"nice walk"
in 10 reviews
"steep hill"
in 4 reviews
"sea front"
in 5 reviews
"car park"
in 15 reviews
"lovely place"
in 8 reviews
"sunny day"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Not only does this inconspicuous place have a beautiful view it also serves delicious food from a varied menu. Reasonably priced, quick pleasant service and well presented. Highly recommended!👍😁

Thank NICOLA F
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to Swansea for the Airshow which we watched from Mumbles Pier. The pier itself was mainly closed apart from the coffee shop, fishing shop, fish and chip shop and arcade.We were suprised to find a lovely little beach to the side away from...More

Thank TonyandAnna H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed an outside table at the cafe in beautiful sunny weather overlooking Mumbles Bay. Lovely drinks - friendly and efficient service. Shame the Pier was closed for refurbishment though, our first visit to Mumbles and we couldn’t do the Pier ! Easy parking, we...More

Thank BryanLane62
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At the time I went with my gf the pier was closed for refurbishment (it's been meaning to be refurbished for ages so it's good they're finally doing so) and will probably be closed for months now (so be warned). We went on one of...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friends came to Wales this weekend to visit from the Philippines/Hong Kong. They have been before but went to Cardiff. We took them around Swansea town, Mumbles and Mumbles Pier. They fell in Love with Mumbles Pier. They now know how beautiful Wales is, especially...More

3  Thank Mark L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

a very small old fashioned pier, repaired and reopened. brand new RNLI boathouse which can be visited. Amazing views of Swansea Bay which rivals most in the country. Fun house before entry to pier, and a great café, with REAL chips, plenty of outdoor tables...More

Thank BarryNapier
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On our way round the coast we stopped off for a look. Not the nicest ofvdays weather wise really. Renovation going on but still open. Car park available and around 20 orvso steps down I'd say. Car park fee.

Thank Jo K
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Mumbles pier has been refurbished and is well worth the interesting walk along the prom from the village. There is a lovely restaurant overlooking Swansea bay, an amusement arcade plus other attractions. The walk on the pier is great withfresh air and sea all around...More

Thank mumblesmeg
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Reviewed 13 June 2018

Mumbles Pier was a the coolest old fishing pier. reminded me of Marthas Vineyard and Provincetown Massachusets where I grew up

Thank Tebbé D
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

This pier has been refurbished and there is a lovely restaurant and games arcade and well as a fish and chip shop on the pier now. There is a new Lifeboat Station at the end of the pier which looks lovely but this section is...More

Thank Debby H
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Avril S
4 July 2018|
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Response from Mandy S | Reviewed this property |
The pier is closed and you cannot get to it. The only access is to the life boat station.
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daph2202
16 March 2018|
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Response from Elizabeth F | Reviewed this property |
The 2B bus leaves Swansea bus station, Bay W, at a quarter to the hour. It runs to the pier, but I recommend you dismount in Mumbles and walk to the pier along the sea front. It’s about a mile to walk. (Buses 2 and 2C also... More
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