The Gower Peninsula on Wales' south coast was the first area in the UK to be designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. It is easy to see why - the stunning coastal landscape will take your breath away. Inland you will find small villages and narrow country lanes scattered amongst the open heath and deciduous woodland. A holiday cottage in South Wales
couldn't be better placed than on The Gower Peninsula.
As a beach holiday destination, Gower is great for water sports and family holidays. There is a fabulous choice of 19 beaches, including blue flag winning Bracelet Bay, Port Eynon, Langland Bay and Caswell Bay, the latter also accessible by wheelchair
. Not to be missed is the iconic sweep of Rhossili Bay and the views from Worm Head. Another choice of holiday could be further along the coast with a cottage rental in Pembrokeshire National Park
Looking for retail therapy or nightlife? The nightlife of Swansea and the cafe culture of Mumbles might be just what you are looking for. There are plenty of historic properties, castles and museums to visit too. The National Waterfront Museum
, Swansea is Wales' newest national museum and tells the story of 300 years of industry and innovation in Wales.