10 Best Pembrokeshire Beaches to visit this August Bank Holiday

By Kathryn Slade Tenby South Beach

Pembrokeshire has some of the most beautiful beaches in the whole of the UK with soft clean sands surrounded by rugged cliff tops, mythical islands, puffins, dolphins, seals and much more!

We take a look at 10 of the best Pembrokeshire beaches to visit this August bank holiday weekend. 

1. Tenby

Whether it’s North Beach or South Beach, you’ll have plenty of fun in Tenby!

12 Miles from Bluestone


2. Saundersfoot

Pick your patch on the sand and enjoy fish and chips from one of the many restaurants along the seafront.

10 Miles from Bluestone


3. Broad Haven South

Set off from Bosherston and discover the tranquil Lily Ponds on your way to this beautiful beach.

18 Miles from Bluestone

Broad Haven South

4. Newgale

I doubt you’ll ever forget the first time you see this beach appear as you drive down the hill! A striking 2.5 mile stretch of sandy beach for you to explore.

18 Miles from Bluestone 


5. Freshwater West

An experienced surfer’s paradise, this beach has become a Hollywood magnet as a film location in recent years.

20 Miles from Bluestone

Freshwater West

6. Broad Haven North

Set right in the centre of St Bride’s Bay, this beach is perfect for watching the sunset from. 

16 Miles from Bluestone 

Broad Haven North

7. Barafundle Bay

Once a well kept secret, this beach now regularly tops the polls as one of the best beaches in the world!

17 Miles from Bluestone 


8. Whitesand’s Bay

Another great beach for surfers with golden sands and blue flag status, it’s perfect for a nice stroll across the sand.

28 Miles from Bluestone  

Whitesands Bay

9. Little Haven

This small cove tucked away between the cliffs is another place that is great for a sunset. If the tide is right out then you can walk across the sand all the way from Broad Haven.

17 Miles from Bluestone 

Little Haven

10. Amroth

A broad beach with beautiful views back towards Tenby and Caldey Island.

10 Miles from Bluestone 


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