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Freshwater East Beach

Pembroke, Benfro / Pembrokeshire

A sandy beach backed by dunes and surrounding headland. Historially this secluded beach was a haunt for smugglers. Now particularly popular with water sports enthusiasts and local fishermen. Local amenities include a holiday park and Freshwater East village.

Beach Type

sand

Facilities

Cafe/restaurant
Local pub
Shops
Toilets
Local village
Holiday park
Slipway

Activities

Windsurfing
Surfing
Sailing
Fishing
Swimming

Nature and Wildlife

On the pembrokeshire coastal path.

Water Quality

Excellent

Lifeguard

No

Dogs

Dogs allowed.

Awards and Recommendations

Green Coast Award
Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

Tenby Tourist Information Centre. The Croft. SA70 8AP. Tel: +44 (0)1834 842402 . Fax: +44 (0)1834 845439

Location

Nearest town: Pembroke
County: Benfro / Pembrokeshire
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6446, -4.85923
Postcode: SA71 5LZ
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Access

Pembrokeshire is accessible via the M4. M48. A40 and A477. Local buses pass through Freshwater East. Pembroke has a railway station and National Express bus stop.

Nearest Railway Stations

Lamphey (Approx. 2 miles away)
Pembroke (Approx. 2 miles away)
Manorbier (Approx. 3 miles away)
Pembroke Dock (Approx. 5 miles away)
Penally (Approx. 6 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.

Parking

Parking available - charges apply

Nearby Car Parks

Freshwater East, Lamphey (Unknown stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Trewent Hill, Freshwater East (Unknown stay).
About 0.5 miles away
St. Elidor's Church, Cheriton (Unknown stay).
About 2.2 miles away
Stackpole Quay, Freshwater East (Unknown stay).
About 2.3 miles away
Manorbier, Manorbier (Unknown stay).
About 2.5 miles away
Pembroke Station, Pembroke (Unknown stay).
About 2.8 miles away
Station Road, Pembroke (Unknown stay).
About 2.9 miles away
Wesley Hall, Pembroke (Short stay).
About 3.1 miles away
Lower Common Park, Pembroke (Unknown stay).
About 3.2 miles away
Ashdale Lane, Pembroke (Unknown stay).
About 3.2 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Pembroke