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Gower Holidays Blog

Covid-19: Swansea Lockdown from 6pm 27/09/20

Just a quick update about how the recent Swansea lockdown announcement affects holidays and travel in the Swansea and Gower area.To answer your questions as to whether or not holidaymakers can come on holiday to Swansea and Gower:The Welsh Government guidelines can be found by following this link:https://gov.wales/coronavirus-regulations-guidance#section-44647 Tourism is covered under the section “Visiting Places”.May […]

‘We’re Good To Go’ – UK Tourism Industry Standard

‘We’re Good to Go’ is the official UK Covid-19 industry standard which indicates that a tourism business has worked hard, with the safety of both its visitors and staff in mind, to follow government and industry COVID-19 guidelines.  The scheme is endorsed by Visit Britain which encompasses Visit Wales, Visit England, Visit Scotland and Tourism […]

Fall Bay looking stunning in Rhossili, Gower

Availability and Special Offers for Summer 2020

It’s been a difficult time for us all over the last few months and now Gower is filling up fast. There are only a finite number of properties that still have vacancies left for Summer 2020. To make it easier for you, the quick links below will take you to a list of self-catering properties […]

Gower is nearly open for holidays

When is Gower open again? Covid19 update

This article has now been superseded by the “We’re Good To Go” article dated 08/09/20. From July 13 2020, it is likely that people will be able to book a self-contained holiday in Wales. This morning, the First Minister of Wales said people are likely to be able to go on holidays to a rented […]

Gower guring lockdown

Gower in Covid 19 lockdown

This article has now been superseded by a statement from the First Minister of Wales issued on 19th June 2020. Click here to read the current position in Wales. I’m getting lots of enquiries from holidaymakers asking when they can book to come to Gower. When will it be open again?  In short… we don’t […]

Late availability and Special Offers for the School Summer Holidays 2019

There are now only a small number of properties that still have vacancies left for the School Summer Holidays 2019. To make it easier for you, the quick links below will take you to a list of self-catering properties that are showing as having vacancies for a particular week. Special Offers If you’re looking for […]

Jo Evans – capturing the beauty of Gower through her lens

Jo Evans is a local photographer whose passion is capturing the beauty of Wales through her lens.  She is a perfectionist and may take very many shots before she is satisfied that the photograph fully reflects the wonder of the Welsh landscape. She spends many hours walking all around Gower looking for the perfect shot […]

Why the top 10 UK beaches poll includes Rhossili & Three Cliffs Bay

According to Tripadvisor’s recent visitor poll, Wales is home to three of the top 10 UK beaches.  Two of those; Rhossili Bay and Three Cliffs Bay are both in the Gower Peninsula in South Wales.  Perhaps this shouldn’t come as a surprise since Gower was the first area to be designated an Area of Outstanding Natural […]

Long lets in the Gower Peninsula

Long lets in the Gower Peninsula

From time to time, some of my self-catering clients on the Gower Peninsula offer longer residential lets.  This usually happens during the low season when demand for holiday accommodation, especially the larger properties, is less than what it would be during the warmer parts of the year. Details of those properties currently offering longer-term lets […]