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Blackpill Lido

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Address: Mumbles Road, Swansea SA3 5AR, Wales
Phone Number: +44 1792 635404
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Very relaxing area

Great place to take the kids. Clean and close to the ocean. A little kiosk for food and hot drinks close by with a public washroom.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Toronto, Canada
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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to take the kids. Clean and close to the ocean. A little kiosk for food and hot drinks close by with a public washroom.

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Thank Rivergirl1
Swansea, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a shallow water and spray area that would only be fun in very warm weather. A few swings and rundown playthings also near by. Across a path you have a beach and fabulous views of Mumbles and area. The Lido is under repair or restructuring at the moment so check on any developments before travelling. There are lots... More 

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Thank tonyhenparc
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11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

We had hired bikes to cycle along the coast to Mumbles Pier and on our way back we wet our feet in the lido so the boys could run around and enjoy the water. Very busy even at the end of the day and lots to keep the boys engaged. The cafe closed as we came along - it was... More 

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Thank Dawud M
Swansea, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Great fun for the kids to cool down and splash around in on a sunny day, just a shame they close it down September 1st regardless of the weather

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Thank becx82
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12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

What a lovely place for young children, our daughter loved it, beautiful views of Swansea Bay too! Would definitely visit this place again! Take a picnic and a blanket to sit on the grass around the lido and enjoy!

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13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

The children had s datasets. Time playing in the splash park! It was clean and a lovely temperature. The cafe there however is pricey and you cannot take away but there is s kiosk selling trays of chips (£2) and jumbo sausages (£1.70). The kiosk also sells cold drinks and Joe's ice-cream (variety of flavours). There is a little park... More 

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Thank Bethan W
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

What more could you want. Splash park for children, park, ice cream parlor, café and sandy beach and all free to use. Great way to spend a few hours without spending a fortune. Saw lots of people with picnics. Grand children love this place

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Thank Tay1orjay
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47 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

Great little pool here for kids and often there is a bouncy castle. The land train runs from here to Mumbles in the summer too if you want a trip along the front where the old mumbles railway used to operate!

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Thank JTcymru
Swansea, United Kingdom
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48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

Plenary to do with the kids here great snacks available blow up toys to be bought or there will blow your up for a small fee paddling climbing bouncy castle great right on the beach great time for all

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Thank jackie j
Swansea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

Love the paddling pool, few steps away from the beach, a park for the children, all free day out if you take a picnic.

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