Destination guide

Explore the Gower Peninsula in holiday lettings

Only a short drive from Swansea, the Gower Peninsula offers a varied and rich environment that ranges from limestone cliffs and wild moors to golden beaches with sparkling water. From coasteering for adrenaline junkies to nature walks and hikes through rolling grasslands, the Gower Peninsula is a natural escape for the world-weary traveller. Holiday lettings put you in the heart of this majestic landscape and all it has to offer.


Historic sites near Gower Peninsula holiday homes

There are several museums and heritage sites on Gower Peninsula that are of interest to culture and history enthusiasts. Holiday homes can be found near attractions like the National Waterfront Museum, a modern museum with interactive technology exhibits that showcase industrial history in Wales, and Mumbles Pier, a Victorian quay with a lifeboat slipway and boathouse. History buffs will also enjoy the Oystermouth Castle, a regal ruin site with the remains of a medieval castle and views of the bay, and the Pennard Castle, a ruined medieval castle near a charming village.


Beaches near Gower Peninsula holiday lettings

Gower Peninsula has a variety of beaches to suit all ages and interests. Holiday homes are available near beaches like Mewslade Bay, a sandy beach on the bay with dramatic cliffs, nature trails and calm waters, and Aberavon Beach, a secluded beach with grassy spaces and a relaxing atmosphere. Broughton Bay, a bayside beach with sandy areas, rocky cliffs and calm tidal pools, is perfect for children, while Rhossili Bay, a large, windy bay with sandy beaches, offers the ideal conditions for wind and water sports. For a more relaxing experience, visit Bracelet Bay to enjoy the historic lighthouse, dramatic cliffs and beautiful sunrise views.

Family friendly

Family fun near Gower Peninsula holiday homes

Families will find plenty of fun for the kids in Gower Peninsula. Holiday homes can be found near kid-friendly attractions like Plantasia, a tropical plant and wildlife facility with exotic cacti, tropical plants, insects, fish and other animals, and Pembrey Country Park, a vibrant park with dry-slope skiing, pitch-&-putt and a model railway. Kids will also enjoy the WWT Llanelli Wetland Centre, a wetland nature preserve with exotic wildlife and safaris, and the Swansea Museum, a neoclassical museum with artefacts ranging from ancient Egypt to modern Wales.

Good for couples

Romantic holiday cottages in Gower Peninsula

From fascinating heritage sites to vibrant gardens, Gower Peninsula has endless options for a romantic holiday with your loved one. Holiday homes are available near intimate locales like Singleton Park, a scenic park with walking trails, a botanical garden and a boating lake, and Aberdulais Falls, a dramatic waterfall within a majestic gorge. You could also visit the Glynn Vivian Art Gallery, a museum with exhibits of local and international artwork, and Gnoll Country Park, a former private estate with limestone grottos, panoramic views and beautiful ponds.

How many holiday rentals are available around Gower Peninsula?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 976 holiday lettings around Gower Peninsula. From 283 cottages to 466 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Gower Peninsula?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Gower Peninsula. From travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • England: 66,726 holiday homes
  • South West England: 22,827 holiday homes
  • Brecon Beacons National Park: 976 holiday homes
  • Pembrokeshire: 2,153 holiday homes
  • West Country: 23,493 holiday homes offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Gower Peninsula! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Gower Peninsula?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Gower Peninsula with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Crymych: 569 holiday lettings
  • Llandysul: 643 holiday lettings
  • Whitland: 1,264 holiday lettings
  • Llanfyrnach: 444 holiday lettings
  • Porthcawl: 108 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Gower Peninsula? offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Gower Peninsula. From travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Oxwich Bay Beach: 863 holiday rentals
  • Three Cliffs Bay Beach: 918 holiday rentals
  • West Wales Museum of Childhood: 948 holiday rentals
  • Port Eynon Beach: 830 holiday rentals
  • Caswell Bay Beach: 944 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Gower Peninsula listed on where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.