New Homes in Swansea
Live the Life
Located in South West Wales, Swansea is renowned for its lovely sandy stretches and great countryside. Buying a new home in Swansea will allow you to enjoy beach life in one of the most beautiful settings in the country.
Things to see and do in Swansea
Wales’ second city is packed with attractions and things to do.
Whether it’s basking in the sun on warm balmy days or enjoying wintery walks, Swansea’s great beaches such as Mumbles are likely to become part of your everyday life here.
There are a number of historical and cultural attractions in Swansea. These include Oystermouth Castle, Swansea Bay Museum, the National Waterfront Museum and Swansea Grand Theatre.
Those with an active lifestyle will enjoy visiting attractions such as Dynamic Rock Indoor Climbing Centre, Clyne Farm Riding and Activity Centre and 360 Beach and Watersports located in Swansea Bay.
During the evening, there is plenty to keep you entertained in Swansea with the area offering a number of restaurants, pubs, clubs and bars.
Studying in Swansea
Swansea is a great place to live for those with children, with a number of primary schools with a track record of a high level of achievement.
Primary schools include, Brynmill Primary, Oystermouth Primary and Cwmglas Primary. Secondary establishments include, Bisghop, Ysgol Gyfun Gwyr and Gowerton Comprehensive School.
Opening in 1920, Swansea University is a research-led university set in parkland overlooking Swansea Bay. It has an excellent reputation and was shortlisted in a number of categories including University of the Year in the 2014 Times Higher Education Awards.
Swansea Transport Links
Swansea has good road links as its only three and a half hours away from London and just under three hours away from Birmingham.
There are train links to several major UK cities with direct services to London Paddington, Bristol Parkway, Cardiff, Newport, Hereford, Shrewsbury, Crewe and Manchester. There are also connections from the Midlands, north-east, south and south west at Bristol Parkway.
The nearest airport to Swansea is Cardiff which is 50 minutes away by road or rail. Here you will find flights to major European cities as well as domestic flights to and from certain UK airports such as Aberdeen, Anglesey, Belfast, Edinburgh, Glasgow and Newcastle.