Beaches

Miles of golden sands

Pembrokeshire is home to Britain's only truly coastal National Park and contains a wide variety of beaches.

We have more Blue Flag and Green Coast beaches than any other county in the country. Some beaches are easy to reach and ideal for families, others are less accessible and offer peace and seclusion.

Most provide good swimming and many lend themselves to plenty of other activities too, such as watersports, beach games, rockpooling or just taking it easy in the sun.

Family at Whitesands Bay, St Davids, Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, Wales, UK

Health Benefits

The health benefits of beaches are almost endless. Some may enjoy going for a run on the cool flat sand at low tide, while others may take equal pleasure relaxing and taking in the inspiring scenery.

Beaches are brilliant for family time, where beach games, sandcastle building and rockpooling are a great way to get active and inspired by the world around you.

Whatever you decide to do on the beautiful beaches of Pembrokeshire, please remember that these beaches are also home to an array of special wildlife.

RNLI Lifeguards were be present at the following beaches in 2021. Visit the RNLI website for the latest information.

  • Amroth
  • Broad Haven North
  • Coppet Hall
  • Freshwater West
  • Newgale
  • Newport Sands
  • Nolton Haven
  • Poppit Sands
  • Saundersfoot Beach
  • Tenby North Beach
  • Tenby South Beach
  • Tenby Castle Beach
  • Whitesands