The Beach Guide

Best beaches in Pembrokeshire

Below are a list of the top 10 beaches in Pembrokeshire as selected by the users of the Beach Guide website.

The current most popular beach in Pembrokeshire is Druidston Haven. If you would like to have your say on which are the best beaches in Pembrokeshire just follow the link to the beach and vote by clicking the star ratings at the top right of the page.

  • Druidston Haven Beach

    1. Druidston Haven Beach

    The secluded beach of Druidston Haven is backed and flanked by dramatic cliffs which, at low tide, overlook a long strip of golden sand. Towards the northern end of the beach are some intersting rock formations. These include a number of naturally…

  • St Brides Haven Beach

    2. St Brides Haven Beach

    St Brides Haven a pretty shingle and pebble beach set in a sheltered inlet . Facing north-west the beach is protected from the worst of the prevailing winds. looking down from the northern side are a clutch of cottages and this would also once have…

  • Swanlake Bay

    3. Swanlake Bay

    Swanlake Bay beach is located in South Pembrokeshire and the only way to get here is to walk down the Pembrokeshire National Park Coastal Footpath. The closest car park is in Manorbier, so although it takes some effort to get here, it is more than…

  • Broadhaven Beach

    4. Broadhaven Beach

    This westerly facing beach is located within the wide arc of Brides Bay and is one of two beaches known as Broadhaven. The beach here is also known as Broad Haven North, with Broad Haven South being some distance away on Pembrokeshire's south coast.…

  • Porthselau Beach

    5. Porthselau Beach

    Porthselau is a small, largely sandy beach which is dotted with rock formations. It is located on the south side of greater Whitesands Bay. It faces north-west which means that you get excellent vistas across to St. David’s Head. On spring low tides…

  • Little Haven Beach

    6. Little Haven Beach

    A small fishing village with a sheltered sandy beach, close to Broad Haven. Popular slipway for launching boats. The beach is well served with local pubs and a favoured destination for day trippers.

  • Nolton Haven Beach

    7. Nolton Haven Beach

    Nolton Haven is a secluded sandy beach in the St Brides Bay area. It is set in a narrow inlet which is flanked by cliffs. The beach here is a mix of sand and pebbles but at low tide a narrow strip of sand emerges. If you plan to swim here you should…

  • Skrinkle Haven Beach

    8. Skrinkle Haven Beach

    Skrinkle Haven beach sits between Old Castle Head and Lydstep Point and is located to the south-east of pretty Manorbier Village. There is a small bay here that is encircled by high cliffs and when the tide is low you will find a wide expanse of…

  • Marloes Sands Beach

    9. Marloes Sands Beach

    Stretching over a mile this expanse of golden sand offers some of the most spectacular scenery anywhere on the Welsh coast. Set on a peninsula that forms the south-westerly tip of Wales, Marloes Sands is exposed to the full force of the ocean. Combined…

  • Watwick Beach

    10. Watwick Beach

    Watwick Bay is a small east-facing beach at the mouth of Milford Haven. It is set on the remote and narrow peninsula leading to St Annes Head. The beach is rather steep and is made up mostly of sand. In the summer months the beach gets the best…