Destination guide

The beachside setting of Southgate is ready to explore

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Southgate. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Oxwich Castle and Oystermouth Castle are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Southgate

Are you hoping to find things to do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Southgate has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • LC Swansea (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Plantasia (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Neath Golf Club (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Southgate

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Southgate is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Swansea Beach (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Three Cliffs Bay Beach (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Brandy Cove (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Caswell Bay Beach (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Oxwich Bay Beach (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Bracelet Bay Beach (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Southgate

Fly into Swansea (SWS), the closest airport, located 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Cardiff (CWL-Cardiff Intl.), which is 34.4 mi (55.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Southgate?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 430 vacation rentals near Southgate. From 325 Houses to 47 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 Southgate for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Three Cliffs Bay Beach: 697 vacation rentals
  • Mumbles Pier: 703 vacation rentals
  • Swansea University: 781 vacation rentals
  • Swansea Station: 788 vacation rentals
  • Oxwich Bay Beach: 641 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Southgate 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 Southgate?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 325 Houses in Southgate. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Southgate include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 47 rentals available
  • Cabins: 46 rentals available
  • Cottages: 46 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 Southgate?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in Southgate. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.