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Penally Beach

Tenby, Benfro / Pembrokeshire

Penally is a large sandy beach with dunes running its length; at low tide it joins up with Castle Beach at Tenby.

Beach Type



Toilets (including disabled)
Camp site and caravan park are available


Swimming and fishing

Water Quality




Cleaning and Litter

Pembrokeshire County Council manually clean the beach three times a day and litter bins are available. Dogs are allowed on the beach all year round - there are no dog litter bins so please be a responsible dog owner and clean-up after your dog.

Awards and Recommendations

Green Coast Award
Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

Tenby Tourist Information Centre. The Croft. Tenby.. Tel: 01834 842402. Fax: 01834 845439


Nearest town: Tenby
County: Benfro / Pembrokeshire
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6571, -4.7125
Postcode: SA70 7PS
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)


From Tenby. head to Lydstep.

Public Transport

There is a bus from Tenby.

Nearest Railway Stations

Penally (Less than half a mile away)
Tenby (About a mile away)
Manorbier (Approx. 3 miles away)
Saundersfoot (Approx. 4 miles away)
Kilgetty (Approx. 5 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 50 cars (including disabled spaces).

Nearby Car Parks

Penally Station, Penally (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
The Marshes, Penally (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
South Beach, Tenby (Long stay).
About 0.9 miles away
Salterns, Tenby (Long stay).
About 0.9 miles away
South Cliff Street, Tenby (Unknown stay).
About 0.9 miles away
Upper Park Road, Tenby (Long stay).
About 1 miles away
Marsh Road, Tenby (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Tenby Station, Tenby (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
The Green, Tenby (Unknown stay).
About 1.2 miles away
The Harbour, Tenby (Unknown stay).
About 1.2 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Tenby