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Neath is a delightful historical market town at the heart of five scenic valleys. It is just a short drive from Swansea and offers immediate access to the very best Welsh coastline, mountain and green valley landscapes.
Neath is conveniently located close to the M4 motorway, so it’s the perfect place for those of you taking advantage of car rental opportunities to explore a bit further afield.
Neath’s location on the southwest coast of Wales makes it ideal for exploring the spectacular local scenery by car.
The Gower Peninsula is just a short drive beyond Swansea, whilst the glorious five mile stretch of sandy beach at Swansea Bay is just a few minutes away.
A quick 13 mile drive inland will take you to the spectacular Brecon Beacons National Park, with many sights to see, including South Wales' highest mountain, Pen y Fan.
Meanwhile the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, with its rugged and spectacular coastlines is a 60 mile drive west from Neath.
Just a little further afield you have the beautiful counties of Somerset, Devon and Cornwall to explore and cosmopolitan Bristol, the gateway to the West Country of England, is just an 80 mile drive in the car along the M4.