Craig and Aimee of Kinging-It take a week-long tour of The Coastal Way, from Llŷn to Pembrokeshire.
About Freshwater West Beach
Located north-west of Castlemartin, this beach is wide, sandy and backed by an extensive system of dunes which are fragile so no camping or barbeques are allowed. There’s a rocky reef at the southern end and some quiet bays at the other. Freshwater West beach is the hunting ground of the surfer always on the lookout for that perfect wave - a surfer’s paradise. This south-westerly facing beach has the best waves in the county BUT it’s only for the experienced and strong swimming surfer as strong rip currents occur off this beach. It’s the best place to go to watch the surfing but when the surf is up, parking is hard to find; crowded on Bank Holidays.
The Pembrokeshire Coast Path ends here.
Toilets, two small car parks and some parking is available along the very narrow road.
RNLI Lifeguard service provided: Daily 20 June – 6 September 2020 | Patrol times 10am-6pm
Dogs are allowed.
Like what you see at Freshwater West Beach?