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Waterwynch Bay Beach

Tenby, Benfro / Pembrokeshire

At high tide, the beach on Waterwynch Bay shrinks back to the pebbles. At low tide, it opens into a large beach with lovely sandy bays to left and right.

Beach Type



Limited facilities



Nature and Wildlife

Waterwynch is on the Pembrokeshire coast path.

Water Quality





Dogs allowed all year.

Awards and Recommendations

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

Tenby TIC. The Croft. Tenby. SA70 8AP. Phone:. (01348) 842404. Fax:. (01348) 845439.


Nearest town: Tenby
County: Benfro / Pembrokeshire
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6844, -4.69532
Postcode: SA70 8AU
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)


Access is down a small road off the A478 less than a mile north of Tenby.

Public Transport

Tenby has a train station. It is possible to walk from Tenby.

Nearest Railway Stations

Tenby (About a mile away)
Penally (Approx. 2 miles away)
Saundersfoot (Approx. 3 miles away)
Kilgetty (Approx. 3 miles away)
Manorbier (Approx. 4 miles away)

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


Parking is very limited

Nearby Car Parks

Butts Field/North Beach, Tenby (Long stay).
About 0.5 miles away
The Harbour, Tenby (Unknown stay).
About 0.9 miles away
Tenby Station, Tenby (Unknown stay).
About 0.9 miles away
The Green, Tenby (Unknown stay).
About 0.9 miles away
Upper Park Road, Tenby (Long stay).
About 1 miles away
South Cliff Street, Tenby (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Salterns, Tenby (Long stay).
About 1.1 miles away
South Beach, Tenby (Long stay).
About 1.2 miles away
Marsh Road, Tenby (Unknown stay).
About 1.4 miles away
The Marshes, Penally (Unknown stay).
About 1.4 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Tenby