Wales, United Kingdom

Tenby North Beach

Tenby North Beach is a picturesque sandy beach located in Pembrokeshire, Wales. It is renowned for its natural beauty and is considered one of the most stunning beaches in the United Kingdom. A notable feature of the beach is the striking pinnacle of Goskar rock, which protrudes from the sand in the middle of the beach, adding to its unique charm.

The view of Tenby North Beach, with Goskar rock as its centerpiece, is one of the most photographed scenes in Wales. Visitors are captivated by the combination of the sandy shoreline, crystal-clear waters, and the dramatic rock formation.

Facilities are available near the beach to enhance visitors' comfort and convenience. Above the beach, there are well-maintained toilets and a café, providing a place to freshen up and enjoy refreshments. The town of Tenby itself offers a wealth of amenities, making it an ideal destination for a day trip or a longer stay. Numerous cafes, pubs, and restaurants can be found in the town, catering to various tastes and preferences.

For the safety of beachgoers, lifeguards are stationed at Tenby North Beach from the end of June until the end of September. Their presence ensures that visitors can enjoy the water with peace of mind.

If you plan to visit Tenby North Beach by car, the Tenby North Beach Car Park is the recommended parking option. It offers over 300 spaces, providing ample room for visitors' vehicles. If you're traveling from Cardiff to Tenby, taking the train is the easiest and most convenient option. Trains run frequently, starting as early as 5:00 in the morning, with an average travel time of around 2 hours. From Swansea, the average journey time by train to Tenby is approximately 1 hour and 44 minutes, with about 9 trains operating daily. Traveling from London is also possible, with an average journey time of 4 hours and 50 minutes by train. 

Dog owners will be pleased to know that Tenby North Beach is dog-friendly. However, it's important to note that dogs are not permitted on the beach between 1st May and 30th September. Additionally, dogs must be kept on a lead in the harbor and promenade areas.

Visitor Reviews

Visitor reviews highlight the beautiful, clean and spacious beach with clear water and great amenities. Visitors enjoy the proximity to the town with its shops and restaurants. However, visitors also complain about the crowds during the summer season and the possibility of rain during the late season.

Where is Tenby North Beach?

Latitude: 51.67627 / Longitude: -4.70035

Tenby North Beach is located in Wales. The following map of Tenby North Beach shows the exact location.

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