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Glen Beach Beach

Tenby, Benfro / Pembrokeshire

A small sandy beach which connects with Saundersfoot beach at low tide.

Beach Type



There are no facilities


Cockle collecting
Fishing and swimming

Nature and Wildlife

The beach is on the Pembrokeshire Coast Path. There is also a walks pack. '6 Walks from Saundersfoot'. available from the Tourist Information Office or the National Park Authority.

Water Quality




Cleaning and Litter

There are litter bins at the access points to the beach.

Awards and Recommendations

Green Coast Award
Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre. Saundersfoot Town. Pembrokeshire. Tel: 01834 813672


Nearest town: Tenby
County: Benfro / Pembrokeshire
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7079, -4.69237
Postcode: SA69 9NS
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)


Follow signs to Saundersfoot from the roundabout on the A477. Park in the village car parks - the beach can then be accessed on foot from the harbour wall.

Public Transport

There is a regular bus service to the village from Tenby. There is also a train station in Saundersfoot but this is 2 miles from the beach itself.

Nearest Railway Stations

Saundersfoot (About a mile and a half away)
Kilgetty (Approx. 2 miles away)
Tenby (Approx. 3 miles away)
Penally (Approx. 4 miles away)
Manorbier (Approx. 5 miles away)

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


There are two car parks in the village - both with a charge.

Nearby Car Parks

Milford Street - East, Saundersfoot (Unknown stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Brewery Court, Saundersfoot (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Saundersfoot Bay, Saundersfoot (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Bonvilles Court, Saundersfoot (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
West Amroth, Amroth (Unknown stay).
About 2 miles away
Butts Field/North Beach, Tenby (Long stay).
About 2.1 miles away
Amroth, Amroth (Unknown stay).
About 2.1 miles away
The Green, Tenby (Unknown stay).
About 2.5 miles away
The Harbour, Tenby (Unknown stay).
About 2.5 miles away
Tenby Station, Tenby (Unknown stay).
About 2.5 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Tenby