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Dale Beach

Dale, Benfro / Pembrokeshire

Dale has a shingle beach with some sand at low tide. It has an attractive seafront and in Tudor times this was a smugglers' village. Dale is very popular for yachting and has a windsurfing centre. Dale "Roads" is always crowded with sailing boats.

Beach Type



Including facilities for the disabled
First aid post


Windsurfing (boards are available for hire)
Power boating
Water skiing and fishing

Nature and Wildlife

Dale is on the Pembrokeshire Coast Path.

Water Quality




Cleaning and Litter

The beach is cleaned daily by the Council and there are litter bins on the beach.


Dogs are allowed but there are no dog bins.

Awards and Recommendations

Blue Flag Beach
Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

Haverfordwest Tourist Information Centre. 19 Old Bridge. Haverfordwest. Tel: 01437 763110. Fax: 01437 767738


Nearest town: Dale
County: Benfro / Pembrokeshire
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7069, -5.16575
Postcode: SA62 3RB
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around Dale Community, Pembrokeshire at Explore Britain.


Dale is towards the South Western end of the B4327 from Haverfordwest.

Public Transport

The Pembrokeshire Coastal Cruiser passes through Dale.

Nearest Railway Stations

Milford Haven (Approx. 5 miles away)
Johnston (Pembs) (Approx. 8 miles away)
Pembroke Dock (Approx. 10 miles away)
Haverfordwest (Approx. 11 miles away)

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


Free car parking is available for up to 100 cars.

Nearby Car Parks

Dale Sea Front, Dale (Long stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Kete, Haverfordwest (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Marloes, Marloes (Unknown stay).
About 2.7 miles away
West Angle, Angle (Unknown stay).
About 2.9 miles away
Saint Brides, St Brides (Unknown stay).
About 3.3 miles away
Martins Haven, Marloes (Unknown stay).
About 3.8 miles away
Gorsewood Drive, Milford Haven (Unknown stay).
About 4.9 miles away
Little Haven, The Havens (Unknown stay).
About 5.2 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Dale