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Very good
18 reviews
Shorebase
mezz balcony set up for listening to music & reading
Mezz level overlooking dining and living open plan
Even in winter the Gower is beautiful
My fav coffee spot just a short walk from the Annex
view into bathroom area
Bedroom with vaulted ceiling
stair well in bedroom
Or you can do one of many costal runs/walks that are spectacular
Any season is good for the Gower as there is alway lots of activities
Living area with flat screen tv
External shot of shorebase Annex
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 3
Mumbles, Swansea, Swansea County, Southern Wales, Wales

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candr63
Manchester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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“A spot of luxury and quiet privacy at a very fair price”
Reviewed 25 February 2012 for a stay in February 2012
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In fact we were visiting relatives on Gower, but would have been more than happy on our 3 night break to explore more of the coastline around Mumbles. It could hardly be very much closer. 'Annex' is accurate enough, but it underplays the very comfortable and secluded accommodation attached to the rear of a more substantial and restored 19th century dwelling. The fittings were without exception of a quality one imagined the owner might have chosen for his/her own use; there was almost nothing of the holiday-let about the place. Bed very comfortable, kitchen clean and well-equipped, wireless router worked a treat, TV better than we have at home (that may say more about us than about 'Shorebase annex' - either way it was a pleasure to use). The property is situated high up above the shoreline though only 7 mins walk to the shops. Parking was no real problem in February. In the season one might have to be a bit more patient, though it felt to us as if people were very tolerant and there were very few areas reserved for local pass holders. As long as traffic could get by, you could park more or less where you wanted. As a self-catering let, it is priced by the week, but Sian who manages the accommodation is entirely flexible about shorter stays, as well as very friendly and organized in matters of communication.

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Liked best: The peace and quiet
Liked least: It feels unjust even to wonder what we might write here
Travelling group: With Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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lizzy d
London, United Kingdom
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“Lovely, cosy hideaway for R+R”
Reviewed 17 February 2012 for a stay in February 2012

We stayed here for four nights in February and had a really lovely time; wouldn't hesitate to recommend it to anyone. The place itself has been done up very tastefully and had everything we could have needed- great kitchen if you fancy cooking, nice comfy sofa for curling up and big TV for cold, wet days (of which, I fear, there are many in Wales in February!) The location is great, too- a few minutes walk and you're in the centre of Mumbles. All in all, we wanted a place to get away from it all and have a bit of peace and quiet, and this was the perfect place to do it in.

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