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Carvery Sunday Lunch with Santa

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

Santa Claus is coming to The Dragon Hotel!

Join us on Sunday’s 6th, 13th & 20th of December for a magical day of family fun!

Our brilliant DJ provides entertainment and there is fun and games for the children including a special visit from Santa with a small gift for each child. A delicious three course festive carvery menu with succulent roasts and traditional festive trimmings will be served in our Pembrey Suite.

£19.95 per Adult
£9.95 per Child

Our normal Sunday lunch menu will also be available in The Piano Bar and Restaurant.

Should you like to make a reservation or require any further information please call our Events Team on 01792 657100, or email

Please refer to our Christmas Booking Information and Our Full Terms & Conditions

Live Music in Swansea: Upcoming Events

Tuesday, April 21st, 2015

Swansea is one of Wales’ biggest and best live music destinations that attracts some of the UK and the world’s biggest stars. So if you’re looking for things to do in Swansea on a night out or long weekend away, take a look at this roundup of the great acts gracing the stage in our city this year.

Dub Pistols – Sat 9th May at Sin City

dub pistols

Live performances don’t come better than what Dub Pistols have to offer. This energetic punk-rock band fronted by cool-cat Londoner, Barry Ashworth, have been touring the world for the past few years and are now back from breaking America to hold a gig in Swansea’s premier club Sin City.


Fancy a Lads or Ladies Weekend in Swansea?

Thursday, April 16th, 2015

Whether you’re looking for a girly weekend away with your best girlfriends or an adventure and a bit of a knees up with the lads, Swansea has something for you. Here we round up some of the best activities in Swansea for the lads and ladies who visit our amazing city:

For the Lads

Compete in Man v Food at Uplands Diner

They say breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Well, you can fill up on an enormous breakfast at one of Swansea’s most famous eateries – Uplands Diner.

Uplands Diner is known for its mammoth portions of food and proudly boasts a challenge menu. But are you brave enough to take on the Mega Beast?


A Trip to Swansea: A 1, 2 and 3 Day Itinerary

Thursday, April 16th, 2015


There are plenty of things to do in Swansea; we’ve mentioned a lot of them in our past Dragon Hotel posts. But with so much to see and do, how do you choose which activities to participate in and places of interest to visit?

Well, whether you’re making a flying overnight visit due to a business appointment, looking to stay with us for a short break with friends or would like to have a romantic long weekend away, we have an itinerary for you. Take a look at the guides below and let us help you plan a top trip to sensational South Wales.


Introducing Wind Street’s Latest Addition: Walk Towards the Flickering Light!

Tuesday, April 14th, 2015


There’s been a brand new addition to Wind Street, and we don’t know about you but we’re dying to find out if it’s any good. Let’s get to know a little more about our new neighbours and see if their light will shine brighter than their competitors around them.


8 Reasons Why Golfing in Swansea is Unbeatable

Monday, April 13th, 2015

Planning your next golf break?

If you’re looking some quality rounds of golf (and some excellent after-hours activities), we don’t think there’s anywhere better than South West Wales.

Here’s why it’s best to birdie in Swansea: (more…)

New Year’s Eve Dinner

Sunday, April 5th, 2015

A formal dinner to see in the New Year, served in The Piano Bar & Restaurant

Guests can enjoy canapés and a glass of fizz on arrival, before sitting down to a delicious eight course meal, including coffee and truffles. Entertainment will be provided by our resident pianist until 10.30pm.

Tables are available from 6.00pm – 9.30pm

£65.00 per adult

£32.50 per child (aged 4 – 12 years) Well behaved children from age 4 upwards are welcome

Should you like to make a reservation or require any further information please call our Events Team on 01792 657100 or email

Click here to view our Christmas Brochure for 2015

Please refer to our Christmas Booking Information and Our Full Terms & Conditions

Celebrating Easter 2015 with Events in Swansea

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015


The Easter holidays are just a few sleeps away and if you’re planning a trip to sunny South Wales for a few days we have plenty of ideas for things to do in Swansea to keep you busy.

From chocolate egg hunts to tea parties and dragons there are plenty of events on over this two week break. Find out all about them here.


How to Make it a Mother’s Day to Remember in Swansea

Wednesday, March 11th, 2015

Mother's Day in Swansea

Do you have a mum in a million? Then show her how much you love her with a relaxing weekend away at The Dragon Hotel. There are plenty of things to do in Swansea, from relaxing spas to pounding the pavement and shopping ‘til you drop on Oxford Street.

So how will you make it a Mother’s Day to remember? Here’s some inspiration:


Beaches in Swansea – Horton Beach

Monday, March 9th, 2015


Have you been following our series of blogs on the best beaches in Swansea and the surrounding southern coast? Well, our new favourite has to be Horton Beach!