Seaside pleasures meet city convenience - perfect for retirement living

The lively coastal city of Swansea – or Abertawe in Welsh - offers everything you need to make the most of retirement living in South Wales. You’ll find attractions aplenty close to our retirement apartments in Swansea, from the romantic ruins of Swansea Castle and Oystermouth Castle to maritime museums, grand public parks and exotic botanical gardens. It’s also packed with shops, restaurants and sports facilities. And the sweeping majesty of Swansea Bay means you’re always close to spectacular sandy beaches.

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Things to do in Swansea
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If you want to combine the joys of fresh sea air and coastal beauty with the amenities of a thriving city, then Swansea makes the perfect retirement destination. Swansea Bay stretches from the golden sands of Aberavon to the limestone cliffs of Bracelet Bay with its views of Mumbles lighthouse. You’ll find everything you need for a grand day out at the seaside from fishing trips to fish and chips.

Swansea is also blessed with outstanding green spaces like the stunning Swansea Botanical Gardens, the landscaped Clyne Gardens and the tranquil lake at Brynmill Park.

On colder days, head to the Maritime Quarter where you’ll find the interactive National Waterfront Museum, the Marina Towers Observatory and the Mission and Attic art galleries. Further afield in Uplands, poetry lovers will love the quirky museum marking Dylan Thomas’s birthplace.

Retirement Homes in Swansea