Beach review – Flimston

Flimston is often overlooked – literally, as it’s easily spotted from the cliff top – but not visited by many. You have to be quite an intrepid explorer to venture down to it. What it’s like One of our smaller beaches, it has golden sands liberally sprinkled with rocks. It’s one of the south-western-most beaches, Read More …

Beach review – Stackpole Quay

This tiny, and extremely sheltered, little cove was used as a private harbour for the former Stackpole House What it’s like Tiny, mostly rocky, cove, with an imposing Victorian stone quay. At low tide, you can walk across the beach to climb onto the Quay. At higher tides you’ll need to continue along the path Read More …

Beach review – Barafundle

Barafundle is one of the most spectacular beaches in Pembrokeshire. It used to only be known to locals. Now, with reviews in The Sunday Times and the like, it’s beauty is more widely known, meaning it can get busy in peak season. What it’s like An amazing medium sized beach of pale golden sand, backed Read More …

Beach review – Broadhaven South

Despite the name being somewhat of a misnomer (it’s not as wide as Broad Haven North but is quite a deep beach) Broadhaven South is a classic Pembrokeshire beach, with golden sands stretching far back towards Bosherston Lilyponds. What it’s like A beautiful pale gold sandy beach surrounded by National Trust land. A long series Read More …

Beach review – West Angle bay

West Angle bay takes a while to get to, located as it is beyond Angle out on the western tip of the southern peninsular. But with its sheltered location and multiple coves, it’s a fantastic beach for toddlers and smaller kids. It’s also great for more adventurous teenagers. In fact, it’s the beach Hannah’s grandparents Read More …

Sand between our toes – beaches south of the Haven

We’ve had a few raised eyebrows at our claim that there are nearly 90 beaches in Pembrokeshire. It’s true to say that our total includes some very tiny, isolated beaches & coves, including some that you can only get to by sea, but we’re happy to prove our claim with Part 1 of a listing Read More …

Christmas on the beach – Pembrokeshire style

We usually go for a walk on the beach on Boxing Day. It’s the perfect way to clear away the cobwebs and freshen up after a day of feasting. This year we had a change of agenda & made it to Freshwater West on Christmas Day. We caught the last of the very cold weather Read More …