British Beaches

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Sandy Haven Beach

Milford Haven, Benfro / Pembrokeshire

This is a remote rocky beach where sand is exposed at low tide. It looks out over Milford Haven waterway.

Beach Type



There is a campsite nearby

Nature and Wildlife

It is possible to walk across to the other side of the estuary but be if you are cut off by the tide you will have a long walk back. Walks in the area give excellent views of Skolkholm and Skomer. islands renowned for their seabird populations.

Water Quality





Dogs allowed.

Awards and Recommendations

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

Pembroke Dock Ferry Terminal The Ferry Terminal. Pembroke Dock. Tel: 01646 622753 [email protected]


Nearest town: Milford Haven
County: Benfro / Pembrokeshire
Latitude/Longitude: 51.723, -5.10314
Postcode: SA73 3ST
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)


For the eastern side head for Herbranston. On the western side. access is via a minor road through Sandy Haven.

Nearest Railway Stations

Milford Haven (Approx. 3 miles away)
Johnston (Pembs) (Approx. 5 miles away)
Pembroke Dock (Approx. 7 miles away)
Haverfordwest (Approx. 8 miles away)
Pembroke (Approx. 9 miles away)

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


There is parking above the beach on the eastern side of the estuary though parking is limited on the western side.

Nearby Car Parks

Gorsewood Drive, Milford Haven (Unknown stay).
About 2.4 miles away
West Angle, Angle (Unknown stay).
About 2.5 miles away
Spike's Lane, Milford Haven (Unknown stay).
About 2.6 miles away
Milford Haven Station, Milford Haven (Unknown stay).
About 2.7 miles away
Lower Hill Street, Milford Haven (Unknown stay).
About 2.7 miles away
Lower Charles Street, Milford Haven (Unknown stay).
About 2.8 miles away
Market Square, Milford Haven (Unknown stay).
About 2.9 miles away
Robert Street, Milford Haven (Unknown stay).
About 2.9 miles away
Fulke Street, Milford Haven (Unknown stay).
About 3 miles away
Dale Sea Front, Dale (Long stay).
About 3 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Milford Haven