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West Angle Bay, a short drive from Warren Farm, Wales

West Angle bay. A lovely toddler-friendly beach

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 took her to the most often up until the age of about five. It was a regular feature of her bike expeditions with friends when she was older. Read More …

Cafes west of Pembroke

The peninsular west of Pembroke might seem remote and uninhabited, but we’ve a surprising number of cafes: Ye Olde Worlde Cafe, Bosherston This is one of Pembrokeshire’s best-loved institutions. Ye Olde Worlde Cafe is a step back straight into the 1930’s/40’s. It used to be presided over by Auntie Vi, who was one of a

Freshwater East

Freshwater East. A brilliant family beach

Freshwater East, or Fresh East as it’s known locally, used to be one of the more popular beaches, but is much more quiet now with the increasing popularity of other beaches. This a great beach for all the family, as it has a great mix of golden sand, easy access, lots of rock pools and of


Manorbier. The most pleasant place by far

The village of Manorbier is blessed with three beaches: Precipe, Skrinkle and Manorbier. But its namesake beach is the most well-known, and historically, the best loved. As far back as the 1190’s, Gerald of Wales or Giraldus Cambrensis gave it a rave review. He described the village as “in all the broad lands of Wales, Manorbier is the most pleasant place by far” Read More …


Barafundle. A World Top Ten Beach

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, inclusion in World Top Ten lists and the like, its beauty is more widely known, meaning it can get busy in peak season. Read More …


Broadhaven South. Great for tots and teens

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.
It has great surf as well as a sheltered lagoon, making it great for families with a mix of big and little ones. Read More …

Marloes beach from the path, a striking beaqch to visit from Warren Farm, Wales

Marloes. Golden sands with striking rock formations

Marloes is one of Pembrokeshire’s westernmost larger beaches. It faces out into the Atlantic, making for spectacular waves. And even though it is one of the many large, golden sand beaches across the county, the many rocky outcrops across the beach make it quite unusual and distinctive. Read More …

Cafes in Tenby

Tenby is a popular town with lots of places to stop for lunch. But with so much choice, there’s also a lot of variability. Our favourites are: Stowaway Coffee Co. Tucked into a tiny arch on the walk down to Harbour Beach, this little coffee shop is easy to miss but well worth seeking out.

Cafes in Narberth

As you’d expect from such a bustling little market town, there are lots of choices in Narberth. Our favourite two are: Plum Vanilla Plum Vanilla is just off the High Street. It has an eclectic and frequently changing menu with a wide variety of influences. Lots of delicious fresh salads and homemade cakes. Sometimes with

Shell Cottage from Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, photo by local glamping site Warren Farm, Wales
Freshwater West

Location, Location…

As you’ll no doubt know from other posts, our local beach, Fresh West, has hosted a couple of films. Pembrokeshire is a popular location for filming, and we’ve gathered a list of movies filmed at local locations Read More …