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Castle Square

Castle St. and Princess Way, Swansea SA1 3PP, Wales
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Central Point

Great place to meet up with friends and an ideal “centre hub” for the city. Lots to keep you... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Christopher E
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Busy

Pretty much the focal point of the city - Wind Street, with its many bars and restaurants is a... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2018
Christopher E
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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good11%
  • Average32%
  • Poor29%
  • Terrible19%
26 Dec 2017
“Honestly”
23 Dec 2017
“OK IN Summer”
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Castle St. and Princess Way, Swansea SA1 3PP, Wales
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to meet up with friends and an ideal “centre hub” for the city. Lots to keep you entertained

Thank Christopher E
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Reviewed 29 March 2018

Pretty much the focal point of the city - Wind Street, with its many bars and restaurants is a stones throw away. Also close to Oxford Street and The Quadrant if you are looking to do a bit of shopping. Yes ic can be busy...More

Thank Christopher E
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Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

If you visit in the day its mostly surrounded by youths who for some reason like to hang outside mcdonalds all day, if you visit in the night, its a square for the drunks.

Thank jessica-marie955
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Reviewed 24 December 2017

On a nice day in the Summer you can sit there and watch a band. On dreary days, and there are plenty there, you just rush through it to get somewhere else as the fountain is full of rubbish and gangs of kids are hanging...More

Thank chowWales
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Once this was Castle Gardens, presumably expensive to keep the grass and plants in order so the Council turned it into an unimaginative concrete wasteland. Hopefully someone with more vision on the Council will see that what should be the heart of Swansea makes the...More

1  Thank russ_st_elmo
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Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

It's lovely to sit here in the sun watching a big sport game on the big screen but if it's raining you can't really do anything. In school holidays and Saturdays you can get a lot of teenagers hanging about especially by the McDonald's. Good...More

Thank henbow
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Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Should be policed more what could and should be a meeting place for swansea residents .is basically a druggie hang out

1  Thank Kevin T
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Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

This place is truly awful. Yes, you have a water feature - big deal! It should be a redeeming feature, but it really isn't. It could look good. But unfortunately it doesn't . Also very often there is rubbish in the water which just looks...More

1  Thank HFP52
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Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful place, friendly and amazing ruins as well as water features centres in the square itself. Shop assistants were very polite and helpful, bar strip with clean and well attended staff, market close by and plenty shops of all varieties. Very enjoyable visit.

Thank Jane I
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Reviewed 15 April 2016

This has become too concrete with its screen and paved ways. In the past it used to have some greenery and was a pleasant place to sit. It is now a bit too functional .

1  Thank judeteachwrite
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