Castles in Swansea and Gower, Wales

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Map of all Castles in Wales
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Name   Heritage Rating
Kenfig Castle Kenfig Castle 3 Heritage Rating
Llanblethian Castle Llanblethian Castle 3 Heritage Rating
Oxwich Castle Oxwich Castle 3 Heritage Rating
Oystermouth Castle Oystermouth Castle 3 Heritage Rating
Pennard Castle Pennard Castle 3 Heritage Rating
Penrice Castle Penrice Castle 3 Heritage Rating
Swansea Castle Swansea Castle 3 Heritage Rating
Weobley Castle Weobley Castle 4 Heritage Rating
Name   Heritage Rating
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The Beaufort Arms

The Beaufort Arms
Raglan, Gwent

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The Beaufort Arms is an award winning gracious old 16th Century coaching inn, run by young owners and their welcoming staff. Offering very good food, real ales, wines in a relaxed informal atmosphere combined with … more >>

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Daffodil, Tenby


This detached lodge is located just outside the seaside town of Tenby in South Wales and can sleep six people in three bedrooms.
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Clover Cottage

This cosy cottage is located near to the village of Clarbeston Road near to Haverfordwest and can sleep two people in one bedroom.
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