The Beach Guide

Norton Road Beach (Swansea Bay)

Norton Road Beach (Swansea Bay) - Glamorgan

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This is one of the various beaches which can be found around the sand and mud flats of Swansea Bay. The beach at Norton Road is a mix of sand, shingle and mud, backed by sea defences.

There are some car parking spaces along the A4067 (Mumbles Road) to the south of the beach, and there are a choice of places to eat and drink within a few minutes’ walk.

The nearby ruins of Oystermouth Castle, with its 30-foot high glass-bottomed bridge, are worth a visit if you’re in the area. The castle is open from the beginning of April until the end of September.

Type of beach

Sand & mud

Lifeguard service

No

Dogs friendly beach?

Dogs allowed

No dog restrictions.

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  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Facilities

    • Pub nearby

    Nearest town

    Swansea/Abertawe

    Postcode

    SA3 4EP

    OS grid ref.

    SS 6149 8870

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