Norton Road Beach (Swansea Bay)
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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.