Activities near our Gower Holiday Cottage


A five/ten minute drive from the cottage is the newly opened Maes-yr-Haf. This is a refurbished listed building is now home to one of Gower’s premier restaurants. It’s perfect for that special birthday or anniversary meal. A taxi can be arranged with a local firm if enough notice is given.

Mumbles is a fifteen minute drive away through the country lanes and boasts an array of delightful restaurants cafes and bars. It is an exceptionally pretty seaside town and well worth a visit. Give us a call on our landline or mobile phone if you would like more information about things to do and places to see nearby. Mumbles particularly has lots of designer boutiques and gift shops for the avid shopper.


Pennard Golf course is only five minutes away by car. This is one of the most revered coastal golf courses in Britain. Heaven for the amateur or experienced golfer! The views are spectacular here too!


The Gower Peninsula offers some of the most interesting and scenic rides in the country. Parc-Le-Breos is a family run centre with over 35 years experience. The award winning guides have an unrivalled knowledge of the best trails, the local conditions and the temperaments of their horses.  Rides include specially designed day treks with a pub lunch and arranged canters for the more experienced rider.


With the second greatesr tidal range in the world and some of the finest surfing beaches in the UK, watersports are a speciality here, whatever your level!

Learn to surf with Gower Surf Development, the first British Surfing Association appointed 4* surf school in Wales. All welcome and all equipment provided.


Explore Gower by boat! Gower Coast Explorer is a friendly, family-run business, which offers breathtaking, interactive tours of the South Gower Coast, leaving passengers with unforgettable memories.



Watersports4all offer RYA dinghy sailing and powerboat courses. Other fun activities include waterskiing, wakeboarding, donut rides, powerboat trips, kayaks, windsurfing and fun group days. For example, you can book 2 hours of watersports per day and choose each day from Donut rides, wake boarding,  water skiing, dinghy sailing, sport boat tripsor kayaking from £15 per person per day.