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Oxwich is a pretty seaside village set on the stunning Gower Peninsular in South West Wales, and it is home to nearly three hundred people. The village dates back many centuries to the Iron and Bronze Age Settlers who first lived nearby, and later, a legacy of which remains with the 16th Century Tudor Manor House. Oxwich was a favourite haunt of Smugglers and Wreckers in the 18th and 19th Centuries because of the close proximity of the wide sweeping Oxwich Bay. The village sits at the western edge of the Bay where the golden sandy beach stretches for nearly three miles, above the beach the ancient church of St Illtud stands amongst the dappled shade of trees. Walkers, swimmers and surfers swell the population with the beautiful cliff top walks that journey through woodland to Oxwich Point. The narrow winding lanes are edged with attractive thatched cottages and houses which were once home to the Quarrymen who quarried Linmestone from the nearby headland at Oxwich Point. Visitors will wish to linger in the attractive location which has an essential shop and cafe, welcoming pub and craft shop, and for those visitors who wish to stay there's pretty cottages, hotels, B&B's and even a caravan park to enjoy.


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Woodside Apartments (0.21 miles)

Woodside Apartments
Woodside Apartments are cenrally located in the pretty village of Oxwich which is situated at the Western end of Oxwich Bay. For a small village with a population of less than two hundred, it has ... More | visit website
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Slade Barn (0.82 miles)

Slade Barn
Sensitively converted barn in quiet South Gower coastal location, 5 minutes walk to Slade Sands. Garden area with decking/seating, 2 acre paddock, fitted to highest standards of style and comfort. Within walking distance to the best ... More | visit website
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Culver House Hotel (2.14 miles)

Culver House Hotel

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We pride ourselves on the fact that many of our returning guests cite the food as a key reason for their return. Our philosophy, as far as food is concerned, ... More

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The Old Hay Barn (3.24 miles)

The Old Hay Barn

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The Old Hay Barn at the Gower Heritage Centre has been converted into this stunning contemporary Artist Residence. With traditional exposed beams mixed with modern open plan living, the Old ... More

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Fairyhill (3.59 miles)

Fairyhill is situated at the heart of the Gower peninsula, which was designated as Britain's first Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, mainly because of its superb coastal scenery.

Set in twenty four acres of its own ... More | visit website
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Winston Private Hotel (5.15 miles)

Winston Private Hotel

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The Winston is a country house hotel situated in quiet, wooded surroundings at the entrance to Bishopston Valley.
The beautiful beaches and countryside of Gower are all close by with Gower being ... More

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The Wormshead Hotel (5.40 miles)

The Wormshead Hotel
A small family run hotel located in South Wales on the Western Most tip of the Gower Peninsula and surrounded by National Trust land. Hotel has 17 well annointed guest rooms, a fully licensed public ... More | visit website
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Blas Gwyr (5.51 miles)

Blas Gwyr

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Blas Gŵyr is a luxury boutique bed and breakfast located in the heart of the Gower seaside village of Llangennith. Surrounded by glorious Gower beaches and spectacular countryside this ... More

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Gower Coast Guest Accommodation & Apartments (6.45 miles)

Gower Coast Guest Accommodation & Apartments

Easily reached from junction 47 of the M4 motorway, The newly opened Gower Coast (Guest Accommodation & Apartments) is ideally located for a stress free break to explore the spectacular scenery of the Gower Peninsula. ... More | visit website

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Langland Road Bed and Breakfast (6.97 miles)

Langland Road Bed and Breakfast
Fabulous Hotel style B&B just a stones throw from the Ocean in Mumbles, Swansea. ... More | visit website

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