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Pendine Sands Beach

St Clears, Gaerfyrddin / Carmarthenshire

A very long sandy. straight beach edged by a belt of sand dunes. From the beach there are clear views across Carmarthen Bay to Gower and Tenby. This beach can be used by the MOD and therefore is sometimes closed to the public.

Beach Type



Local Pub, campsite, B&B


Popular with kite buggies enthusiasts

Nature and Wildlife

A very long beach in a beautiful area. Beware of kite-powered craft if walking on the beach.

Water Quality




Awards and Recommendations

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

113 Lammas Street Carmarthen Carmarthenshire SA31 3AQ Phone: + 44 (0)1267 231557 Fax: + 44 (0)1267 221901 Email: [email protected]


Nearest town: St Clears
County: Gaerfyrddin / Carmarthenshire
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7371, -4.55214
Postcode: SA33 4NY
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)


Take the A4066 from St Clears

Nearest Railway Stations

Whitland (Approx. 6 miles away)
Kilgetty (Approx. 7 miles away)
Saundersfoot (Approx. 7 miles away)
Ferryside (Approx. 8 miles away)
Tenby (Approx. 8 miles away)

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

Nearby Car Parks

Pendine Beach, Pendine (Unknown stay).
About 0.5 miles away
The Grist, Laugharne (Unknown stay).
About 4.4 miles away
Church Street, Laugharne (Unknown stay).
About 4.6 miles away
Amroth, Amroth (Unknown stay).
About 4.7 miles away
St. Elidyr's Church, Amroth (Unknown stay).
About 4.7 miles away
West Amroth, Amroth (Unknown stay).
About 4.8 miles away
Colby Woodland Walks, Amroth (Unknown stay).
About 4.9 miles away
Colby Garden, Amroth (Unknown stay).
About 5 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in St Clears