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Mumbles Pier

Open 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 29 September 2018
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
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 21 September 2018
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  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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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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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Old Lifeboat Cottage Mumbles Road, Mumbles, Swansea SA3 4EN, Wales
+44 1792 365200
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 5 June 2018

If you are ever down mumbles stop off and spend some time down by the pier you are made so welcome where ever you go had fish and chips from the fish shop and sat outside to eat them it was so nice sitting their...More

3  Thank tony94897
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 15 October 2015

was considering going fishing again after many years ,took a walk down to the pier which i often visited as a teen to go fishing ,pretty useless as a fishing location now as the platforms are so narrow,you cant cast if there is anyone else...More

8  Thank supasax
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All reviews lifeboat station amusement arcade lifeboat house under repair closed for refurbishment ice cream gift shop light house port talbot worth a visit open to the public fish and chips nice walk car park sea front bracelet bay lovely place
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

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

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Reviewed 29 September 2018 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!

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Reviewed 23 September 2018 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

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Reviewed 21 September 2018 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 19 September 2018 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 18 September 2018

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 17 September 2018

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

Thank Fidelma F
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
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

The Pier is very pretty and has some great views. It was very relaxing. My grandson really enjoyed the games arcade.

Thank dianepF7288JQ
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

As first time visitors we were excited to cross over and climb the mountains which we thought was safe and part of the mumbles. However what we didn't realise is that it's actually an island once the tide comes in from both direction. while we...More

Thank mdmh0ssain
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18 August 2018|
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Response from karenwU3566KJ | Reviewed this property |
I have never seen any sorry?
Candice K
15 August 2018|
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Response from karenwU3566KJ | 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.