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Skrinkle Beach

Tenby, Benfro / Pembrokeshire

A small rocky bay enclosed by high cliffs and with sand exposed at low tide. Access is via steep steps though there is a picnic site at the top.

Beach Type



Picnic site


Coastal walks

Nature and Wildlife

On the Pembrokeshire coast path.

Water Quality

Not Tested




No dog restrictions.

Tourist Information

Tenby Tourist Information Centre. The Croft. Tenby.. Tel: 01834 842402. Fax: 01834 845439.


Nearest town: Tenby
County: Benfro / Pembrokeshire
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6412, -4.77516
Postcode: SA70 7SH
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Nearest Railway Stations

Manorbier (About a mile and a half away)
Penally (Approx. 3 miles away)
Tenby (Approx. 3 miles away)
Lamphey (Approx. 5 miles away)
Pembroke (Approx. 6 miles away)

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


Parking is a short (but steep) walk away.

Nearby Car Parks

Lydstep Head, Tenby (Unknown stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Manorbier, Manorbier (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Penally Station, Penally (Unknown stay).
About 2.6 miles away
Marsh Road, Tenby (Unknown stay).
About 3.1 miles away
The Marshes, Penally (Unknown stay).
About 3.2 miles away
Salterns, Tenby (Long stay).
About 3.5 miles away
South Beach, Tenby (Long stay).
About 3.6 miles away
The Green, Tenby (Unknown stay).
About 3.6 miles away
South Cliff Street, Tenby (Unknown stay).
About 3.6 miles away
Tenby Station, Tenby (Unknown stay).
About 3.7 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Tenby