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Shell Cottage Mumbles

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Overview
3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
5 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Shell Cottage is a sea-side fisherman's cottage standing on a cobbled street in the vibrant coastal village of Mumbles in South West Wales. Sleeping 5/6 in 3 bedrooms plus a sofa bed there are sea views throughout, a 'crow's nest' decking area with panoramic views of the bay and a patio overlooking the sea. Located just a few steps from the promenade, Victorian pier and lighthouse, there is a children's play park and crazy golf nearby and the medieval Oystermouth Castle and a range of boutiques and shops all easily accessible on foot. There are numerous restaurants, cafe bars and quality ice-cream parlours within walking distance of the cottage and a real ale micro brewery pub on the foreshore a short stroll away. Mumbles is the gateway to the beautiful Gower Peninsula with fabulous Blu...Shell Cottage is a sea-side fisherman's cottage standing on a cobbled street in the vibrant coastal village of Mumbles in South West Wales. Sleeping 5/6 in 3 bedrooms plus a sofa bed there are sea views throughout, a 'crow's nest' decking area with panoramic views of the bay and a patio overlooking the sea. Located just a few steps from the promenade, Victorian pier and lighthouse, there is a children's play park and crazy golf nearby and the medieval Oystermouth Castle and a range of boutiques and shops all easily accessible on foot. There are numerous restaurants, cafe bars and quality ice-cream parlours within walking distance of the cottage and a real ale micro brewery pub on the foreshore a short stroll away. Mumbles is the gateway to the beautiful Gower Peninsula with fabulous Blue Flag beaches and coastal path walks.More
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About the Owner
David W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2017
Interaction with guests
The owner is contactable by phone should any problems occur.There is a folder of useful guest information on things to do locally in the cottage. .
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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
cheltenham
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Reviewed 15 September 2019 via mobile

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Date of stay: September 2019
Shell C, VR Owner at Shell Cottage Mumbles, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

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Reviewed 14 September 2019

This cosy cottage was perfect for our stay in Mumbles. There are wonderful views of Swansea Bay from all three bedrooms and from the living are and the look out on the second floor gives and amazing panoramic view. The cottage was very comfortable and...More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank Jennifer S
Vacationer725456, VR Owner at Shell Cottage Mumbles, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2019

Thanks so much for your kind review Jennifer. We were very pleased that you enjoyed the cottage and had such a great holiday there. You are welcome back at any time - it was our pleasure to host you and your family.

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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Reviewed 19 June 2019

Date of stay: May 2019
Vacationer725456, VR Owner at Shell Cottage Mumbles, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2019

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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Leeds, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 April 2019

Date of stay: April 2019
Vacationer725456, VR Owner at Shell Cottage Mumbles, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2019

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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Shell cottage was comfortable and cosy, it was beautifully furnished with all essentials. 5* rating.

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank Catherine S
Management response:Responded 31 August 2017

Thank you Catherine. It was a pleasure to host you and your family. So glad you enjoyed your stay and hope you will come back and visit again soon.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Central Heating
Housekeeping Included
Water Views
Towels Provided
Private Garden
Stereo System
TV
Balcony
Linens Provided
Terrace
Patio
Deck
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Are there nightlife options close to this holiday rental? YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
Mumbles, located just 5 miles along the bay from the City of Swansea is the gateway to the beautiful Gower Peninsular and a vibrant bustling and popular location for holidays. It is a romantic seaside village steeped in history and home to a Victorian pier, the Promenade with cycle path which stretches almost 7 miles around the bay from the Georgian lighthouse to Swansea Marina and the medieval Oystermouth Castle which overlooks the village. Visitors can explore the pretty boutiques, shops and galleries which line the streets. Shell Cottage is located just a few seconds walk from the Promenade or the Mumbles Road which both lead to the centre of the village in less than a 10 minute stroll or to the pier in about 5 minutes.
Getting around
To the west of Mumbles and about a 10 minute walk from Shell Cottage, you will find the charming coves of Bracelet Bay and Limeslade with children's play park, Pizzeria and restaurant with stunning sea views of the lighthouse. From Bracelet Bay begins a scenic cliff-top walk which follows the spectacular coastline round to a number of sandy beaches including Rotherslade (15 minutes walk), Langland (20 minutes) and Caswell Bay (40 minutes). These beaches and many others are also easily accessible by car from Shell Cottage and both Langland (5 minutes drive) and Caswell (less than 10 minutes drive) have accessible carparking. Both are wonderful sandy beaches with rock pools ideal for families with beach shops and cafes just off the sand.
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