"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Barafundle Bay Beach

Measuring 70 metres in length this sandy, east facing beach is backed by Limestone cliffs, dunes and trees. The bay is owned by the National Trust and forms part of the Pembrokeshire Marine Special Area of Conservation, confirming the high conservation status of the area. The bathing water also lies within Pembrokeshire Coast National Park.

Nearest town: Stackpole Quay

Local authority: Pembrokeshire Council

OS Grid Reference: SR992949

Awards

Green Coast Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Barafundle Bay Beach

  • Museum Of The Home (4m)
  • Pembroke Castle (4m)
  • Upton Castle Gardens (6m)
  • Carew Castle & Tidal Mill (6m)
  • Carew Karting (6m)
  • Manor House Wildlife Park (8m)
  • Manor House Wild Animal Park (8m)
  • Heatherton World of Activities (8m)
  • Dinosaur Park (8m)
  • Photography workshops courses & photography walks (9m)

Tourist Information

Pembroke
Visitor Centre
Commons Road
Pembroke Pembrokeshire
Wales
SA71 4EA

Phone 01437 776499
Email pembroke.tic@pembrokeshire.gov.uk

Seasonal opening

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Friday 18 August

06:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1010
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 15%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1011
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
WSW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 69%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 38%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 12mph.
WSW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 12mph.
W
Pressure 1011
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
WNW
Pressure 1014
Humidity 80%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
03:30 BST
(02:30 GMT)
Low Tide
09:49 BST
(08:49 GMT)
High Tide
16:09 BST
(15:09 GMT)
Low Tide
22:30 BST
(21:30 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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Tell us what you think about Barafundle Bay Beach

Golden sands backed by sand dunes and ringed by trees make up one of Pembrokeshire's most stunning beaches. The isolation and clear blue sea add to the beauty of this beach. The bay is owned by The National Trust.

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