British Beaches

Sand, sea, sun, surf and scones

Interested in more than just beaches? Check out our new sister site, Sea Britain, for a comprehensive guide to Britain's coastline. Beaches, coastal towns and features, local accomodation, weather, tides, local tourist attractions and more. All at

New Quay - South Beach

New Quay, Ceredigion

A sandy beach in New Quay bay, close to the town and backed by a popular holiday camp.

Beach Type



Plenty of facilities such as shops
Cafes and pubs in New Quay
Refreshments are available on this beach



Nature and Wildlife

There is a coast path and New Quay town and harbour are within walking distance.

Water Quality

Not Tested



Cleaning and Litter

Dofgs are restricted on New Quays beaches.

Tourist Information

NEW QUAY Tourist Information Centre Church Street New Quay Ceredigion SA45 9NZ Tel: 01545 560865


Nearest town: New Quay
County: Ceredigion
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2134, -4.35535
Postcode: SA45 9PS
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)


From Cardigan take the A487 north before turning off onto the A486 to New Quay.

Public Transport

bus service 550/551. Aberystwyth to Cardigan via New Quay


Parking is a short walk from this beach.

Nearby Car Parks

Rock Street, New Quay (Long stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Church Road, New Quay (Short/Medium/Long stay).
About 0.3 miles away
South Beach, Aberaeron (Long stay).
About 4.3 miles away
Tabernacle Street, Aberaeron (Unknown stay).
About 4.5 miles away
Pwllcam, Aberaeron (Unknown stay).
About 4.5 miles away
Lower Regent Street, Aberaeron (Long stay).
About 4.6 miles away
North Beach, Aberaeron (Long stay).
About 4.6 miles away
Llangranog Beach, Llangranog (Unknown stay).
About 6.1 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in New Quay