Archive for the ‘Dragon Hotel Blog’ Category

Busy Can Be Beautiful – Maintaining Your Appearance on the Move

Friday, May 15th, 2015

No matter how busy you are, there’s always time to look good! Take a look at our top grooming tips for guys on the go and find out how you can turn heads for the right reasons!


Fancy a Quiet Drink in Swansea? We Know the Perfect Place

Thursday, May 7th, 2015

Are you looking for somewhere to unwind with an alcoholic beverage after a long day exploring everything Swansea has to offer? Well, if you fancy something lively where you can have a dance we know just the place…

Read more: Your Definitive Guide to Drinking on Wind Street, Swansea

But if you’re more laidback and want to find the perfect location for a quiet drink we have some great suggestions.


Morriston Golf Club Review – Your Essential Guide

Thursday, April 30th, 2015


Here at the Dragon Hotel we love golf. And we frequently have visits from large groups of golf aficionados who have decided to visit our wonderful area for its gorgeously green courses.
If you are considering becoming one of these holidayers and are planning a weekend away with the lads for 36 holes, why not book a tee off time at the marvellous Morriston Golf Club? We’ll tell you all about it…


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?


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…)

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!