The Marina and SA1 Waterfront is a recently developed picturesque area located in the northern part of Swansea Docks.
The area is located directly to the southeast of Swansea city centre. It is bordered by Fabian Way (A483) to the north and covers the Prince of Wales Dock area. The immediate area comprises a mixture of high-rise modern residential apartment blocks and new homes, which are supported by approximately 145,000 sq.m of commercial accommodation including various modern offices, restaurants, hotels, and institutional facilities. The area is ideally located for both owner-occupiers and investors given its location within the heart of Swansea city centre.
- Population – 17,409 (Castle Ward Population 2018)
- Distance to City Centre – 0.9 miles
- Distance to M4 (J42) – 5 miles
Local Primary Schools
- St Thomas Primary School
- Danygraig Primary School
- St Helens Primary School
- Christchurch in Wales
Local Secondary Schools
- Ffynone House School (independent)
44 – Swansea – Grenfell Park via Jersey Park (Typical Timetable*)
* Timetable data from the Travel National Dataset. Timetables may vary according to dates
Places to Eat
Juniper Place is the perfect choice whether its breakfast, lunch, or dinner. With broad menus catering to all tastes and diets, our beautiful restaurant, which is encased by panoramic glass windows and houses its very own gin micro-distillery is a dining experience like no other, all nestled comfortably in the heart of Swansea.
The Pump House (SA Brains)
Located between the sandy beach of Swansea Bay and the vibrant City Centre. When the sun shines, our brand new expanded outdoor area is the ideal place for waterfront dining. Join us for a leisurely lunch or just a pint; relax by watching the boats head out from The Marina.
In 2015, following on from the success of Rasoi Indian Kitchen, brothers Jas & Suki Kullar decided to open Rasoi Waterfront on the newly developed SA1 Area. The brothers drew inspiration from tried and tested old family recipes passed down through the generations but wanted to add a modern palette and flavours.
A trendy harbour side bar, kitchen & venue in Swansea Marina: SA1 3RD. Our aim is simple, serve the finest food, served on small plates, great gins, cool cocktails, wonderful wine & plenty of good times.
Gigi Gao’s Favourite Authentic Chinese
Here at Swansea Marina, Gigi Gao’s Favourite Authentic Chinese offers a unique dining experience. Not only do we cook the lesser known authentic Northern Chinese cuisine, but we also pride ourselves in making our customer’s dining an experience through a number of different and unique service initiatives.