A Sanctuary for Adventurers


The Chapel House is sanctuary for adventurers. Nestled between the Castle and the Lighthouse, in the heart of the Mumbles. We are 5 minutes away from Swansea centre and the University. Within walking distance of great surf, award-wining food and nightlife. The Mumbles, originally named Les Mamelles – ' boobs' by the French sailors who braved the rounded rocks on the edge of the bay. Today the Village has lost none of its appeal. A contrasting corner of Wales, that takes you from City to Coast. The Chapel House is an ideal base camp for surfing, walking and biking. We are in the perfect spot for you to enjoy an idyllic few days in the wild west of Wales. We're in the latest version of the Independent Hostel Guide


We offer a private rooms , dorms and private hire for up to 21 guests. Every room has a large en-suite, tv and tea-making facilities. Dogs are welcome in our private rooms We also offer a kitchen, dinning room and home cinema room. We also have bikes and surfboards to hire – and a much needed drying room to recover after the weather! There is a self-serving breakfast, where you can serve yourself fresh eggs from our eco-garden and meet like-minded people. With surf lessons, boat trips and pub quizzes – there is plenty to do. Our family is made up from guests around the World. Come join us for a day to meet, rest and play.


We work with local activity providers to bring you a range of adventurers at a discount rate. Check out some of the adventures on our doorstep.

Walkers and Explorers

The All-Wales Coastal path is only a few steps away. We are able to pick you up at multiple points as you circumnavigate the Gower. To the East is the Brecon Beacons with Southern Britain’s Highest peak, High Moorland and towering waterfalls.

For Surfers, Sailors & Water Lovers

We are within walking distance of a number of beaches. We work with local activity providers to offer Surf, Sup and kitesurfing and discount rates. We are also near quality kayaking and scuba diving.

For Cyclists & Mountain Bikers

There is World Class Mountain biking at Afan Valley, Brefcha and the Wales Bike Park. Encompassing Blue & Red trails for all abilities. For road cyclists, the Gower beyond offer a stunning backdrop.

For Climbers

The limestone cliffs of the Gower and the Shards of Brecon offer a range of climbing experiences. We also have indoor climbing at dynamic RDock on our doorstep.



If you would like more information, please contact us using the contact form or details below.