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Delight in the riverfront landscape of Pontardawe

The riverfront and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Pontardawe. One of the city's many top draws is its golfing. Dylan Thomas Centre and Swansea Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Pontardawe

Do you want to find attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Pontardawe a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Neath Golf Club (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Plantasia (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • LC Swansea (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Pontardawe

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Pontardawe is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Swansea Beach (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Victoria Gardens (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • LC Swansea (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Cwmdonkin Park (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Aberavon Beach (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Singleton Park (9 mi / 14.6 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Pontardawe

Fly into Swansea (SWS), the closest airport, located 12.2 mi (19.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Cardiff (CWL-Cardiff Intl.), which is 31 mi (50 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Pontardawe?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 205 holiday lettings around Pontardawe. From 32 cabins to 102 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 points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Pontardawe? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Pontardawe. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Margam Castle: 698 holiday lettings
  • Bridgend Station: 699 holiday lettings
  • Swansea University: 846 holiday lettings
  • Swansea Observatory: 841 holiday lettings
  • Mumbles Pier: 803 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Pontardawe listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cabins in Pontardawe?

Yes, of course. offers 32 Cabins in Pontardawe. Our other popular types of Pontardawe holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 102 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 55 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 32 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Pontardawe?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 171 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Pontardawe. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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