Broad Haven Beach: Discover Pembrokeshire's Seaside Gem

Discover the Serene Beauty of Broad Haven Beach in Pembrokeshire

Nestled along the stunning coastline of Pembrokeshire, Broad Haven Beach offers a picturesque escape into nature’s embrace. Renowned for its expansive sandy shores and crystal-clear waters, this beach is a family-friendly haven that invites visitors to relax, play, and explore the natural wonders of Wales.

Whether building sandcastles with the little ones, indulging in water sports, or simply soaking up the scenic views, Broad Haven Beach provides the perfect backdrop for unforgettable holiday memories.

Conveniently located near NetLet UK’s charming holiday cottages, such as the delightful 1 Lambston Cottage in Haverfordwest, Broad Haven Beach is an ideal choice for travelers seeking adventure and tranquility.

The cottage’s proximity to the beach allows guests to effortlessly enjoy all the coastal activities and beauty that Broad Haven offers, ensuring a stay that’s as convenient as it is captivating.

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Book a holiday cottage in Pembrokeshire today!

Choose from one of our amazing holiday cottages in the pembrokshire countryside

Gannet's Lodge

Gannet’s Lodge Holiday Cottage In Pembrokeshire was designed in the late 1960s by renowned local Pembrokeshire architect Beaumont ‘Monty’ Minter. With an unusual ‘bungalow-over-basement’ design to make best use of the stunning 180 degree views of the Milford Haven Waterway it incorporates many mid-century modern design elements such as stone cladding, split-level floors, and the use of dark wood and stone internally.

Hafan Hedd

Hafan Hedd is a newly renovated and restored farmhouse situated close to Solva, Pembrokeshire. It was established in 1837 and remained derelict for many years. The owners of Hafan Hedd have renovated this cottage to the highest standards keeping the authentic feel with modern fittings and features. Hafan Hedd is a beautifully located cottage specifically designed for the holiday home market and did we mention it is dog friendly too. This holiday cottage oozes charm and comfort throughout, perfect for walking holidays and romantic breaks!

Island View

Whitesands is a colonial style detached cottage set in a quiet and peaceful location with outstanding views over Whitesands Bay to Ramsey Island and Carn Llidi. Whitesands Beach and the Coastal Path are just a 5 minute walk away. The cottage sleeps up to 13 people in 5 bedrooms with ample space between the separate living area, dining room, conservatory and kitchen. The property has been recently refurnished, all in keeping, with the stunning location and beach views. Ample parking is available.

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Why Visit Broad Haven Beach?

Broad Haven Beach is a jewel in the crown of Pembrokeshire’s stunning coastline, celebrated for its wide sandy shores that stretch invitingly along the Welsh coast. This beautiful beach is a sanctuary for families, nature lovers, and water sports enthusiasts, offering pristine, clean waters for swimming, paddleboarding, and kayaking.

The accessibility of Broad Haven Beach is unmatched, with ample parking, accessible access routes, and facilities that ensure a comfortable visit for everyone, including those with mobility concerns.


Proudly holding the prestigious Blue Flag status, Broad Haven Beach meets the highest water quality, safety, and environmental management standards.

This recognition highlights the beach’s natural beauty and its commitment to conservation and sustainable tourism practices. Visitors can relax on the sand, safe, knowing they are enjoying one of the cleanest and most well-maintained beaches in the UK.

Find out more information about Pembrokeshire Beaches around the Pembrokeshire coast, most of which are stone’s throw from some of our stunning holiday cottages. 

Activities and Amenities at Broad Haven Beach

There is loads to do in Pembrokeshire for all the family.

Broad Haven Beach is not just a feast for the eyes; it’s a playground for the adventurous and a retreat for those seeking relaxation. The beach’s wide sand and clean waters make it ideal for various activities.

Broad Haven has something for everyone, whether you’re into swimming in the gentle waves, surfing the Atlantic swell, or kayaking along the picturesque coastline.

The beach also offers opportunities for windsurfing, paddleboarding, and beach games, ensuring every visit is fun and exciting.

Regarding amenities, Broad Haven Beach is well-equipped to provide a comfortable and convenient experience.

A lifeguard presence during the summer ensures safety for all beachgoers, giving peace of mind to families and swimmers.

Parking facilities are ample, with easy access to the beach, making it hassle-free for visitors to come and go.

Restrooms and changing facilities are available near the beach, ensuring your day out is as comfortable as possible.

For those who fancy a bite to eat or a spot of shopping, nearby cafes, shops, and restaurants offer delicious local produce and souvenirs.

Whether you’re in the mood for a quick snack, a refreshing drink, or a sit-down meal, the local establishments around Broad Haven Beach have got you covered.

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Discovering What Makes Broad Haven Beach Special

Broad Haven Beach is more than just a stretch of sand along the Pembrokeshire coast; it’s a natural wonder that captivates the heart of everyone who visits. One of the beach’s most enchanting features is revealed at low tide when the sea recedes to unveil a vast expanse of sandy beach. This expansive playground becomes a haven for beach games, picnics, and leisurely walks, allowing visitors to connect with the area’s natural beauty.


The beach’s unique geographical layout creates a natural bay sheltered from the strongest currents, making it an ideal spot for families and water sports enthusiasts. The clean, shallow waters at Broad Haven are perfect for paddling and swimming, offering a safe and enjoyable experience for beachgoers of all ages.

Beyond the beach, Broad Haven is surrounded by many attractions and points of interest that enrich the visitor experience. The Pembrokeshire Coastal Path runs near the beach, providing access to some of the most stunning coastal walks in the UK. This path leads adventurers through breathtaking landscapes and hidden coves and offers spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean.

For nature lovers, the nearby nature reserves and wildlife spotting opportunities are abundant. The area is home to diverse flora and fauna, including seabirds, marine life, and wildflowers, making it a perfect spot for bird-watching and nature photography.

Broad Haven Throughout the Year

Broad Haven Beach, nestled in the heart of Pembrokeshire, is a destination that offers a diverse range of experiences throughout the year, each season bringing its unique charm and set of activities.

Spring breathes new life into Broad Haven, with wildflowers blooming along the coastal paths and the return of seabirds to the cliffs. It’s an ideal time for bird-watching and photography enthusiasts to capture the area’s natural beauty. The milder weather and fewer crowds make spring perfect for peaceful walks and exploring the coast at your own pace.

Summer sees Broad Haven at its liveliest, with long, sunny days perfect for beach activities like swimming, surfing, and kayaking. The beach becomes a hub of activity, hosting events such as beach volleyball tournaments and sandcastle competitions. Lifeguards are present, ensuring a safe environment for all to enjoy the water.
Autumn offers a spectacular display of colours as the landscape transforms. This season is ideal for coastal walks and cycling, with the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path offering breathtaking views of the stormier seas and dramatic sunsets. Autumn’s cooler weather and quieter atmosphere provide a serene backdrop for reflection and relaxation.

Winter wraps Broad Haven in a tranquil blanket with crisp days and clear, starry nights. It’s a magical time for romantic walks on the beach and cosy evenings by the fire in one of the local pubs or your holiday cottage. Winter storms can be observed from the safety of the shore, offering a powerful spectacle of nature’s force.

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Staying Near Broad Haven Beach at 1 Lambston Cottage

For those looking to immerse themselves in Broad Haven Beach’s natural beauty and explore Pembrokeshire’s wonders, 1 Lambston Cottage offers the perfect retreat. Situated just a short drive from the beach, this charming cottage combines the tranquillity of the countryside with the convenience of being close to one of Pembrokeshire’s most beloved beaches.

1 Lambston Cottage is a beautifully appointed holiday home with all the comforts you could wish for. With three cosy bedrooms accommodating up to six guests, it’s ideal for families or groups looking to create lasting memories. The cottage features a well-equipped kitchen for enjoyable meal preparations, a comfortable lounge/dining area with an indoor fireplace perfect for cosy evenings, and a separate WC & bathroom recently renovated to high standards.

Not only does 1 Lambston Cottage offer a warm and inviting atmosphere, but it also provides ample parking for 2 to 3 cars, making it easy for guests to come and go as they please. The cottage’s strategic location ensures that visitors have easy access to the vast array of activities and attractions that Broad Haven Beach and the surrounding Pembrokeshire area offer.

Book Your Stay at 1 Lambston Cottage

Experience the Best of Pembrokeshire at Broad Haven Beach and 1 Lambston Cottage

 

With its wide sandy shores, pristine waters, and family-friendly atmosphere, Broad Haven Beach stands as a highlight of the Pembrokeshire coastline. Its accessibility, range of activities, and natural beauty make it an ideal destination for anyone looking to escape nature’s embrace. Whether you’re drawn to the adrenaline of water sports or the tranquillity of a beachside stroll, Broad Haven Beach offers a slice of coastal paradise that caters to all.

Adding to the allure of Broad Haven Beach is the opportunity to stay at 1 Lambston Cottage, a NetLet UK property that promises comfort, convenience, and a touch of luxury. Perfectly positioned to offer easy access to Broad Haven Beach and the surrounding attractions, 1 Lambston Cottage is your home away from home. With its cosy interiors, modern amenities, and picturesque setting, this cottage is the perfect base for your Pembrokeshire adventures.

Frequently Asked Questions about Broad Haven Beach


Yes, pets are welcome at Broad Haven Beach. However, seasonal restrictions are in place from May 1st to September 30th, during which dogs are prohibited on certain beach parts. It’s always recommended to check the latest guidelines and keep pets on a leash where required.

Broad Haven Beach is known for its accessibility. The main entrance to the beach provides easy access for those with mobility issues, including a ramp that leads directly to the sand. Additionally, there are designated parking spots nearby to accommodate visitors.

Lifeguards are on duty at Broad Haven Beach during the peak summer months, from June to September. Their presence enhances the safety of all beachgoers, making it a safer environment for swimming and water activities.

Absolutely. Broad Haven Beach offers ample parking facilities close to the beach entrance, including spaces for disabled visitors. There is a small parking fee during the peak season, which contributes to the maintenance and cleanliness of the beach area.


Yes, Broad Haven Beach is well-serviced, with various cafes, shops, and restaurants near the beachfront. These establishments offer everything from quick snacks and ice cream to sit-down meals catering to all tastes and preferences.

Broad Haven Beach is perfect for many activities, including swimming, surfing, kayaking, paddleboarding, and beach games. The expansive sandy beach at low tide is ideal for walking and rock pool exploration. Check out the local rental shops for water sports equipment and beach gear.

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