"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 Sunday 17 December

06:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 1024
Humidity 97%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 84%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1022
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 96%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
WSW
Pressure 1021
Humidity 96%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
W
Pressure 1021
Humidity 98%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
NW
Pressure 1022
Humidity 94%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
NW
Pressure 1025
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
05:47 GMT
Low Tide
11:38 GMT
High Tide
18:05 GMT
Low Tide
23:56 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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