10 Best Places To Stay In Swansea, Wales, UK - Updated 2024

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Swansea is a great destination to explore. Nature enthusiasts can rent a yurt at a glamping spot and enjoy a tranquil vacation. Those who love the ocean can indulge in water activities and majestic vista views from a beachfront hotel. It offers an enjoyable trip for travelers who are keen to find out more about Swansea. So plan your trip to the second-largest city in Wales and book one of the recommended accommodations in Swansea from our list. Scroll down to see the best places to stay in Swansea, Wales, UK.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on February 08, 2024.

Vacation rentals

1. Glanmor garden apartment (from 144 USD)

This Glanmor garden apartment is one of the perfect places to stay in Swansea. You will have a great time in this luxury apartment. It’s different from other accommodation because this apartment is a full suite with wide bathroom, lounge, private garden, and summerhouse. They provide 1 bedroom and 1 bed for two guests. The host opens the private garden to let the guests enjoy their time with peaceful. There is a coffee maker provide for a coffee lover too.

You will be happy to see the bathroom. It looks very luxurious. There is no kitchen for you to cook or to heat the food but there are several best restaurants and bars within walking distance from this place.

If you want to go to the town it is just 10 minutes drive and 10 minutes to the beach with public transport links on your entrance. The host serves you a breakfast at 9:30 a.m. The environment is pleasant making you want to stay for a long time.

Glanmor garden apartment

Price: from 144 USD

Number of Guests: 02

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2. Swansea marina holiday apartment (from 169 USD)

This is a high-quality apartment with beautifully furnished and sufficient amenities. It is nice to stay in this area. You can walk every day to the sea by looking spectacular view. You will impress with everything provided and there is nothing to complain about.

The best thing is they provide you with unlimited superfast broadband. So you can surf the internet and upload more picture in this trip on your Instagram and Facebook. There are two rooms fit for four people only.

It is the master bedroom with an extravagant king size and large en-suite bathroom. Another bedroom has a super king size bed that has a zip lock bed. You can plan to go to the Waterfront Museum the LC2 leisure center, Dylan Thomas Center and the theater. It also an ideal place for a guest who is on their business trip.

Swansea marina holiday apartment

Price: from 169 USD

Number of Guests: 04

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3. Beach house (from USD 271)

This is a fantastic location for those who love the beach. This house situated in private driveway on the sand dunes of Newton Burrows. Your morning views give you peace and breathe fresh air. It is a good choice for a family vacation too.

This place will leave you lovely memories with your loved ones. You can walk to the beach over sand dunes for two minutes. The staff and the owner are very helpful and friendly.

Everything is immaculate and well maintained. There are four guests allow to stay here in two different bedrooms. You will not be charged if you maintain the cleanliness of this area.

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25.86 km (16.1 mi) from Parc Singleton Park
51 reviews   Wifi Available
House 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it's in a great spot for the beach and the children loved the rock pools at low tide
it is exactly as it looks in photographs tastefully and recently decorated and very comfortable
Cleanliness:
inside was spotlessly clean and tidy
this property is adorable very well equipped incredibly clean and is located a stone's throw to the beach
Host:
the owners are very helpful
very warm welcome from owners on arrival
a thoroughly enjoyable place to relax with great help and support from the owners
Location:
the property is very well situated just a short walk over the dunes to the ocean
a fantastic location with plenty to do for families
two minutes walk to lovely beach
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4. Spacious modern townhouse room (from USD 95)

Well, you will be surprised looking at the townhouse room. It’s gorgeous! The location is also can save your time to walk because it is close to the local shops, bars, and restaurants. The modern townhouse provides you a convenient double bed which suitable for 3 guests to stay here. Its decoration makes this place looks exclusive. Other facilities provide are towels and toiletries except for the kitchen.

For the first morning, the host will serve you a croissant breakfast. It is very interesting to know that this fantastic place is near to the beach and city center. The host will assist and give recommendations to the best place for eating and visit.

The host is kind enough to give a discount for weekly and monthly. If you bring extra people you will be charged for that. However, don’t forget to obey the house rules that have been set. So, don’t hesitate to book the townhouse from Adrian and Amy!

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Swansea, Wales, United Kingdom
1.1 km (0.7 mi) from Parc Singleton Park
186 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice folks and a very spacious room
the room is as lovely as it shows in the photos
wow what a lovely room i don't think the photos do it justice
a tv in the room was a nice touch as well
the room is very comfortable and had everything needed
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfy
clean friendly and polite
the room is clean and comfortable
the bathroom is clean and gets everything needed
clean comfortable and tidy room; self-contained and private
Host:
adrian was a very lovely host
adrian was a nice and helpful host
they were great hosts and were very helpful
adrian was very helpful and friendly
adrian was friendly and helpful
Location:
excellent accommodation in an ideal location
in a really good location just a few minutes walk from the city centre
it is in a good location within walking distance of the town centre with lots of restaurants nearby
good location with a short walk to cafes and restaurants
the house was in a great location for our trip to the grand theatre
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5. Guest suite near the beach (from USD 69)

A Californian bungalow inspires the design of this house. What can be said with the environment is quiet, lovely, amazing and welcoming.

This property has good safety features such as smoke detector, fire extinguisher, first aid kit, carbon monoxide detector and lock for the bedroom. You will feel safe throughout your vacation to Swansea. They also give discounts for weekly but will charge a slightly expensive price over the weekend. This place has one bedroom and one bed for two guests only.

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Mumbles, Wales, United Kingdom
5.04 km (3.2 mi) from Parc Singleton Park
478 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there was also hot drink making facilities and very nice coffee for the morning
a charming comfortable modern and quirky air bnb in the centre of lovely mumbles
very comfortable bedcoffee tea and biscuits were a lovely welcome
the room is lovely with everything we needed and more; proper coffee chamomile tea guide books etc
really lovely and clean room had all the essentials and more including proper coffee chocolates and milk
Cleanliness:
very comfy bed clean and modern interior
caroline's place was clean and warm
the room was very clean and tastefully decorated
the room was spotless and we loved the art
we loved caroline's beautiful and unusual home and our room was very clean and comfortable
Host:
host very welcoming and knowledgeable about the area
the hosts are very welcoming
our host was very kind helpful flexible and welcoming
brilliant place and lovely host
beautiful funky colourful artistic place friendly host
Location:
caroline has a beautiful house in a wonderful location
this is an ideal airbnb in a lovely house and beautiful location
lovely place in a great location for coastal walks and in close proximity to the beach
beautiful property in a great location
a perfect stay at a perfect location
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6. Central Swansea and balcony with spectacular views

You can bring four guests to spend the night in Swansea because this modern apartment has two bedrooms. Each space is clean, bright and simple with a modern design. You will be positive to see the scenery of the city and coast from this apartment. You can chill in the lounge to calm yourself.

It is user-friendly for handicap and suitable for wheelchairs except to go to the balcony. Groceries, beach, train, city bus, restaurants and cinema are nearby to the apartment. Good value for money!

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2.84 km (1.8 mi) from Parc Singleton Park
171 reviews  
Entire apartment 2 Beds 4 Guests

7. Leonardo's guesthouse

If you choose to stay at this guesthouse this means you are minutes from Swansea Beach, Swansea Guildhall and by the sea. It is also nearby to St Helens Rugby, Cricket Ground, and Quadrant Shopping Centre. They offer air-conditioned rooms containing flat screen TV and DVD players. Other than that is for your entertainment such as wireless Internet and digital programming.

Shower, toiletries and hair dryers are provided in the bathroom as well. If you want to use iron, you can request and they will do a daily housekeeping to your hotel. So far only three guests can book at one time for a studio bedroom.

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Swansea, GB
1 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Hotels

8. The Grand Hotel (from USD 151)

Book a room at this cheap hotel in Swansea and enjoy a relaxing vacation. The hotel is popular for its delicious breakfast, and you’ll be well taken care of during your stay here. Air conditioning, WiFi, and TV are provided in your room. The guest lounge is the best place to unwind.

Bistro Bar, the on-site eatery, is great for an informal meal. The property is located in the center of Swansea and has easy access to local attractions and public transportation.

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The Grand Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: Ivey Place
3.06 km (1.9 mi) from Parc Singleton Park

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Non-smoking rooms Laundry

9. The Georgian Swansea (from USD 171)

Located 1.9 miles (3.06 kilometers) from Swansea Beach, this hotel is a great place to stay for those looking forward to a beach vacation. It’s also within a 12-minute walk of the Swansea Grand Theatre. The property offers a full English or Irish breakfast, and the meal is highly rated by guests.

The rooms at this hotel are equipped with air conditioning, WiFi, and a TV. Visit the on-site bar and socialize with other guests. The concierge service will help you with anything you need.

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The Georgian Swansea

Wifi Available

Address: 3 Prospect Place Prospect Place
3.11 km (2.0 mi) from Parc Singleton Park

Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Non-smoking rooms Internet services Heating Luggage storage WiFi Available Free WiFi

10. Morgans Hotel (from USD 160)

Luxurious rooms provided in this hotel makes you feel enjoyable and fall in love with this place. The beach is just 6 minutes from this property and 5 minutes to the town. If you wish to go to the beautiful Mumbles and Gower coastline, it will take about 15 minutes from here. For your information, this hotel is the best-rated location in Swansea.

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Morgans Hotel

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Somerset Place
3.09 km (2.0 mi) from Parc Singleton Park

Parking Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Terrace Non-smoking rooms Facilities for disabled guests Family rooms Free parking

Choose the best!

The right choice will determine your comfort during your travel to Swansea. All of the above-mentioned hotels and private accommodations are the best and highly recommended but it depends on your itinerary and budget. Pick the best area to stay in Swansea and be close to all this place has to offer.

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Frequently asked questions about the best places to stay in Swansea, Wales, UK

1. Which places to stay in Swansea offer family-friendly accommodations?

This spacious modern townhouse room is a family-friendly vacation rental in Swansea, Wales. You can also check out The Grand Hotel and Morgans Hotel for a family stay in Swansea.

2. Which places to stay in Swansea have parking?

This beach house, this modern spacious townhouse room, this ensuite double room at the beach, and The Grand Hotel are the best places to stay in Swansea that have parking available.

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