Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Swansea

Enjoy the museums and other features of Swansea. Well-liked for its beaches, seaside and parks, this city is both romantic and walkable. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Swansea

Are you looking for things to do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Swansea a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kates Berry Farm (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Spring Vale Wines (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Milton Vineyard (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Gala Estate Winery (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Freycinet Marine Farm (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Devil’s Corner Cellar Door (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Swansea

If you're planning a vacation around the weather, January, February, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 71°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Swansea

Beautiful ocean views, scenic parks and breathtaking sunrises are a few of the stunning natural features that Swansea boasts. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Swansea is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Jubilee Beach (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Waterloo Point (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Sandpiper Beach (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Muirs Beach (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Freycinet National Park (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Coles Bay (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)

Can I find a vacation rental around Swansea?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 131 vacation rentals near Swansea. From 104 Houses to 7 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Swansea for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Swansea?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Swansea. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Waterloo Point: 136 vacation rentals
  • East Coast Heritage Museum: 135 vacation rentals
  • Kates Berry Farm: 134 vacation rentals
  • Glamorgan War Memorial: 134 vacation rentals
  • Bark Mill Museum: 135 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Swansea?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 104 Houses in Swansea. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Swansea include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 7 rentals available
  • Cabins: 9 rentals available
  • Cottages: 9 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Swansea?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Swansea. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.