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Mumbles Pier

Closed Now: 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Open today: 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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I love the sea, and Mumbles is a good place as any to go for a stroll! I enjoyed the views... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
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Great views and home to the lifeboat station...

I wanted to visit to see the lifeboat station and see the stunning scenery. I was not... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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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...more
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Old Lifeboat Cottage Mumbles Road, Mumbles, Swansea SA3 4EN, Wales
+44 1792 365200
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Reviewed today

We visited on a stormy October morning, so it was quiet, the walk out towards the amusement area was okay, the pier was under repair, so we could not actually walk out along it, but with the strong wind we probably wouldn't have gone out...More

Thank kelandchez
Reviewed yesterday

Lovely weather for time of year, nice stroll along the front and the pier. Lovely cafe on the Pier with stunning views. Views also of Mumbles Castle. walk up to the lifeboat station is well worth it with nice shop and lovely staff. Called at...More

Thank Nicci H
Reviewed 6 days ago

We have a lot of memories of Mumbles Pier from our Univeristy day - end point of the pub crawl and the bus. So we were disappnointed to walk over fron Oystrmouth tofind the PIer is closed for construction with no definite end date. So...More

Thank CanBrit1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love the sea, and Mumbles is a good place as any to go for a stroll! I enjoyed the views immensely and surely will come back!

Thank AMK1988
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately we had terrible weather for our visit so the views were a bit lacking but I expect that on a decent day, it is a nice place to go for a walk. There’s pay and display parking at reasonable rates. Only thing to be...More

Thank A9889
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I wanted to visit to see the lifeboat station and see the stunning scenery. I was not disappointed as parking (charged hourly). Lots of facilities, but the highlight is the lifeboat station and the stunning scenery. Unfortunately you cannot access the pier as undergoing a...More

Thank Stumpy12345
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The first time I rode my bike down from Port Talbot along cycling route no. 4, enjoyed thoroughly especially the stretch after Swansea Marina across Singleton campus. The pier is presently closed to public with renovation work going on, however the area surrounding itself is...More

Thank Wataoo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having visited last year and enjoyed the RNLI station we were looking forward to our return trip again this year. Sadly not - Pier Closed - No RNLI - we then strolled down to the small shop on the entrance to the car park -...More

Thank Robert E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went here to see the pier and were pleasantly surprised with the amienties around it. great photos from here

Thank Tushers777
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Walked the dog down to the pier. Worth popping in to Lifeboat Station and shop and looking at the lighthouse from a distance. Cafe and amusement arcade available plus a small sandy beach. Looks like the pier will need a lot of TLC to bring...More

Thank Cheltonian-65
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18 August 2018|
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Response from Karen W | Reviewed this property |
I have never seen any sorry?
Candice K
15 August 2018|
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Response from Karen W | Reviewed this property |
I wouldnt think the pier would be open yet it looked like a big job. you could always ring the arcade of cafe to ask them?
Avril S
5 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.