Roman Sites in Swansea and Gower, Wales

There are a few very good Roman remains in the Swansea/Gower region - here are highlights. For more detailed listings see our gazetter of Roman sites in all of Glamorgan >>

Map of all Roman Sites in Wales
Also see Roman Sites in England



Name   Heritage Rating
Cowbridge Roman Military Site Cowbridge Roman Military Site 2 Heritage Rating
Neath Roman Fort Neath Roman Fort 2 Heritage Rating
Penydarren Roman Fort Penydarren Roman Fort 2 Heritage Rating
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Bodelwyddan Castle Hotel

Bodelwyddan Castle Hotel
Kinmel, Clwyd

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Set in 200 acres of parkland, with breathtaking views of the Clwydian Hills and the mountains of Snowdonia less than an hour away, the Grade II listed Bodelwyddan Castle offers an experience thats truly unforgettable. … more >>

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Popular Historic Attractions

Powis Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5

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Castle   Heritage Rating 5

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Abbey   Heritage Rating 5

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Wisemans Bridge (Self catering)
95 The Haven, Wisemans Bridge

95 The Haven

This lovely ground floor lodge is set on Heritage Park, near Wiseman?s Bridge, and can sleep six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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Cilgerran (Self catering)
Teifi House, Cilgerran

Teifi House

This semi-detached cottage is in the village of Cilgerran near Cardigan in Wales and sleeps six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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