A small caravan site is also located on the cliffs above the beach. Sandy Haven Pill, which is the dominant freshwater influence to the bathing water, drains land to the north and finally flows into the tranquil Sandy Haven Estuary. The bathing water lies within the Pembrokeshire Marine Special Area of Conservation and the surrounding coast forms part of the Milford Haven Waterway Site of Special Scientific Interest. The bathing water is also located within Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, further highlighting the environmental value of the area.
Sandy Haven Beach is adjacent to the Pembrokeshire Coast Path and the Wales Coast Path.
Estuary Sand Rock
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The tide at Sandy Haven Beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 5:24 PM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 11:35 PM.
Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low
Approximate sea surface temperature: 9.7°CDetailed weather and tides »
There is parking above the beach on the eastern side of the estuary though parking is limited on the western side.
Dogs are allowed.
No lifeguard cover at this beach
Sufficient water quality
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Chapel Bay Fort & Museum (2.3 miles)
West Angle Bay (2.6 miles)
Phoenix Bowl Milford Haven (2.6 miles)
Torch Theatre (2.7 miles)
Milford Haven Heritage & Maritime Museum (2.8 miles)
Blue lagoon abereiddy (3.8 miles)
Awesome Fishing (4 miles)
Freshwater West (5.1 miles)
All distances are approximate
around 2 miles east-southeast as the seagull flies, around 4 miles by road.
just over a mile west-southwest as the seagull flies, around 5 miles by road.
around 3 miles southwest as the seagull flies, around 9 miles by road.
around 3 miles west-southwest as the seagull flies, around 8 miles by road.
around 4 miles north as the seagull flies, around 5 miles by road.
around 6 miles north as the seagull flies, around 8 miles by road.
around 7 miles north as the seagull flies, around 9 miles by road.
Location: Sandy Haven
Location type: Village
Nearest village: Herbrandston
OS Grid: SM858072
Local Authority: Pembrokeshire
Nearest postcode: SA73 3ST
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