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Is barafundle bay accessible?

Is barafundle bay accessible?

Barafundle Bay has its fair share of romantic charm with its secluded location. Only accessible on foot, it has the air of an undiscovered gem. Nearby Broadhaven South is a great family-friendly beach, close to its adjacent car park whilst Freshwater West has become synonymous with a surfers paradise.

Are there toilets in barafundle Bay?

There are no facilities on the beach. The nearest public toilets are at the Stackpole Quay NT car park.

Is barafundle Bay safe for swimming?

Barafundle Bay is quite well protected from the oncoming ocean swells so with this in mind it is a great bay for beginners.

Can you BBQ on barafundle Bay?

This is stating the obvious but Barafundle is a pristine condition beach, Barbecues are fine as long as the remains are taken away with you.

Has Wales got the best beaches in the world?

A Welsh beach has been named the best in Britain and has ranked among the top ten in the world by TripAdvisor reviewers. Rhossili Bay Beach in Swansea has even been described as a ‘paradise’ by those who have visited it.

Can you swim in Swansea Bay?

Swansea Bay Sports Park is lucky to be home to Wales National Pool Swansea which caters for many types of swimming and has a diverse portfolio of aquatic sports, ranging from absolute beginners to international standard.

Can you swim in Lake Vyrnwy?

During dry weather there are places to access small ‘beach’ areas but as this is a reservior there is no swimming.

Can I BBQ on the beach in Wales?

In North Wales, the Trust’s only beaches are on the Llyn Peninsula – so stay away from Llanbedrog, Porthdinllaen, Porthor and Porth Ceiriad if you’d like to set up a barbecue. Most beaches won’t allow open fires, but will accept disposable barbecues so long as all litter is taken away afterwards.

How to get to Barafundle Bay in Pembrokeshire?

It is a relatively easy walk. How do you get to Barafundle Bay in Pembrokeshire? To get to Barafundle Bay you should follow signs to Stackpole Quay, park in Stackpole Quay car park and walk 10-15 minutes from the car park to Barafundle Bay Beach.

How long is the walk to Barafundle Bay?

The walk from Stackpole Quay Car Park to Barafundle Bay is just 0.5 miles and takes 10-15 minutes up some stairs and through fields on the cliff top. It is a relatively easy walk.

How to get to Barafundle Bay from Stackpole Quay?

Barafundle is around a half a mile through the National Trust Stackpole Estate from the Quay. To the south of the Bay along the breathtaking length of Coastal Path leads you to Stackpole Head. Whilst you are in the area remember to take a look at the Stackpole Quay itself, one of the smallest harbours that you may ever find.

Is there a car park at Barafundle Bay?

As Barafundle Bay is reached only via the coastal path, the nearest parking is at the National Trust car park at Stackpole Quay just a ten-minute walk along the headland. The car park charges £5 per day between March and October but is free to park here after 5.30 pm if you fancy an evening stroll.

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