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Sandy Haven Beach

Pembrokeshire, Wales


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This beach is approximately 800 metres across, facing south across Milford Haven Waterway and lies in front of low sandstone cliffs to the south west of Herbrandston.

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

Weather and tides for Tuesday 23 April

Tonight
Chance of rain 77%
Min temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 7mph
Tomorrow (Wednesday)
Chance of rain 93%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 13mph
Max UV Index

The tide at Sandy Haven Beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 4:04 AM tomorrow, and the next high tide will be at approximately 10:10 AM tomorrow.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Moderate

Approximate sea surface temperature:   10°C  

Detailed weather and tides »

Recommended holiday cottages near Sandy Haven Beach

Things to do and see in the area

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

Other beaches nearby

Location: Sandy Haven

Location type: Village

Nearest village: Herbrandston

OS Grid: SM858072

Country: Wales

Local Authority: Pembrokeshire

Parish: Herbrandston

Nearest postcode: SA73 3ST

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Visitor information for Sandy Haven Beach, Pembrokeshire, Wales. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

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