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View across Oxwich Beach

The Estate owns and looks after Oxwich Beach and its adjacent Car Park as well as 16 self catering holiday cottages around the Estate. The beach has been previously nominated the best beach in Britain and the best beach in the world by the Travel Magazine and was particularly recommended for its Arcadian qualities. It has won numerous clean beach awards over recent years. Click here to read a BBC news article Parking is charged at a variable daily rate depending on the time of year and the car park has direct access onto the beach.

Boat and jet ski owners wishing to launch at Oxwich are also charged at a variable daily rate and, after their initial visit, must join the Oxwich Boat Club. IN JULY & AUGUST 2019 ALL JET SKIS AT OXWICH MUST BE MEMBERS OF OXWICH BOAT CLUB - NON MEMBERS WILL NOT BE ADMITTED.

Forms for this are available to DOWNLOAD HERE or at the car park gate and the club requires insurance documents and an administration fee.

In addition to boat club membership, jet skis must be RYA certified and on busy days will not be allowed to launch until after 4pm.

The Estate runs two beach shops on Oxwich Car Park selling a range of hot and cold food and drinks, ice creams and beach toys and equipment.

Beach House Restaurant, part owned by the Estate but leased out, is also on the edge Beach front. They recently won an AA award for "the Best Restaurant in Wales". For more information please go to

Dogs are allowed on Oxwich beach all year but must be kept on a lead and under control around people at busy times in the summer.

A variety of different watersports are available from Oxwich Beach run by Oxwich Watersports Company which include Kayaking, windsurfing and sailing. For more information please contact 07740 284079 or go to their website at
Gower Coast Adventures also start their trips from Oxwich for more information go to their website Gower Coast Adventures

Oxwich Marsh next to the beach has wonderful bird watching and natural history walks.

The Beach is available by prior arrangement as a film location.

Fireworks displays are permitted by prior arrangement on Oxwich Beach.


Oxwich Beach from the cliffs

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