Our special places

Gower: Rhossili Shop and Visitor Centre

The old coastguard cottages in Rhossili © NT Gower

The old coastguard cottages in Rhossili

Skirting the National Nature Reserve of the South Gower Coast, overlooking Rhossili Bay, the large National Trust shop boasts a range of Trust and local gifts, as well as providing local information. It is a great place to begin touring this interesting area. The Visitor Centre displays regular exhibitions...

Cwm Ivy Lodge Bunkhouse, North Gower

Our new Lodge bunkhouse at Cwm Ivy, Whiteford, North Gower © Alan Kearsley-Evans

Our new Lodge bunkhouse at Cwm Ivy, Whiteford, North Gower

Secluded amongst the trees and dunes of Whiteford Burrows National Nature Reserve, Cwm Ivy Lodge Bunkhouse offers self catering accommodation for ten people in a truly unique setting.

Spend your days exploring the tranquil North Gower and your evenings toasting marshmallows on the campfire or snuggled up indoors in front of the woodburner.

Stay in one of our holiday cottages

Family walking in the Gower © John Millar

Family walking in the Gower

We have four holiday cottages on Gower, from Burrows Cottage, a former foresters dwelling on North Gower, to our most popular holiday cottage The Old Rectory which overlooks Rhossili Bay.  We also have Coastguard Cottage next to our Rhossili Shop and Visitor Centre, and our latest addition South Pilton Green Farmhouse near Rhossili.

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Don't miss...

  • UK's No 1 beach at Rhossili
  • Watching the birds from the comfort of Whiteford's bird hide
  • A unique shingle bank at Pwll Du Bay, once a thriving smugglers' haunt
  • The tidal island of Worms Head at the far end of Rhossili bays
  • The ponies and sheep grazing on the tidal saltmarsh at North Gower
  • The breathtaking views from our shop and visitor centre in Rhossili
  • Discovering the Iron Age fort on Llanmadoc Hill
  • The amazing views from Penmaen Burrows over Three Cliffs Bay
  • Geocaching and tracker packs, available from our shop in Rhossili

Take our two-day Super Challenge...

  • Day One

    Follow in the footsteps of travel journalist Mark Rowe as he tackles the two-day super challenge ...

  • Day Two

    The second day of this challenge goes from Bishopston to Rhossili.

...or a shorter stroll

  • Rhossili headland walk

    Journey out along one of Wales' most iconic cliffs with breathtaking views of the golden sand...<...

  • Bishopston Valley walk

    A challenging walk through a hidden valley. Discover a secret world of limestone caves, undergrou...

  • Circular walk

    The coastline along this stretch of the South Gower coast is particularly important for the plant...

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We'd love to hear from you:

  • Give us a call on 01792 390636
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  • Write to us at South Pilton Green Farm, Pilton Green, Rhossili, SA3 1PQ