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Marloes Sands Beach

Milford Haven, Benfro / Pembrokeshire

Marloes is a large expanse of sandy beach within the National Park, notable for its cliffs with strange rock formations. The village of Marloes itself is very close to Martins Haven from where trips can be taken to the islands of Skomer and Skokholm.

Beach Type



There are no facilities on the beach itself
Only in the village


Most beach-goers are swimmers and bathers

Nature and Wildlife

The beach is on the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path and part of an SSSI (Site of Special Scientific Interest).

Water Quality




Cleaning and Litter

The beach is cleaned daily by the council.


Dogs are allowed on the beach but there are no dog bins.

Awards and Recommendations

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

Haverfordwest Tourist information Centre. Old Bridge. Haverfordwest. SA61 2EZ. Tel: +44 (0)1437 763110. Fax: +44 (0)1437 767738


Nearest town: Milford Haven
County: Benfro / Pembrokeshire
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7209, -5.21307
Postcode: SA62 3BH
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)


The village of Marloes. and the trips to Skomer from Martins Haven are clearly signposted from the B4327 (Haverford West to Dale Point road).

Public Transport

The nearest station is Haverfordwest and buses go to Marloes.

Nearest Railway Stations

Milford Haven (Approx. 7 miles away)
Johnston (Pembs) (Approx. 10 miles away)

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


Parking is available for over 30 cars and there is a charge.

Nearby Car Parks

Marloes, Marloes (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Martins Haven, Marloes (Unknown stay).
About 1.6 miles away
Dale Sea Front, Dale (Long stay).
About 2 miles away
Kete, Haverfordwest (Unknown stay).
About 2.3 miles away
Saint Brides, St Brides (Unknown stay).
About 2.6 miles away
West Angle, Angle (Unknown stay).
About 5.2 miles away
Little Haven, The Havens (Unknown stay).
About 5.8 miles away
Marine Road, Broadhaven (Long stay).
About 6.2 miles away
Trafalgar Terrace, Broad Haven (Unknown stay).
About 6.3 miles away
Enfield Way, Broad Haven (Unknown stay).
About 6.5 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Milford Haven