Pembrey Beach (Cefn Sidan)

Visit Pembrey Beach

Spend a day at award winning Pembrey beach (Cefn Sidan) in Carmarthenshire and enjoy miles of wide sandy beach. Backed by dunes within the Pembrey Country Park. Cefn Sidan, is the longest beach in Wales with over eight miles of sand to enjoy.

The beach is safe for bathing and there are lifeguards on duty from from 1st June to September 30th.

After winter storms, exposed shipwrecks can sometimes be seen at low tide.

Dogs restricted from May to September each year.

This beach is …

  • A Sandy Beach
  • A Blue Flag Beach
  • Safe For Swimming

What to see and do

  • Look Out For Shipwrecks At Low Tide
  • Go Horse Riding
  • Explore Pembrey Country Park

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Places to stay

  • Holiday Cottages

Holiday accommodation near this beach

Have a great day out by the coast

Header Photo by Carl Jorgensen on Unsplash

Getting To Pembrey Beach (Cefn Sidan)

Beach Location

Burry Port SA16 0EJ


There is paid parking on the beachfront

Nearest Train

Pembrey & Burry Port Station

Taking a trip to the beach. Get there by train or car.

Map of Pembrey Beach (Cefn Sidan)

Explore the Welsh coastline

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What’s On along the Coast

Throughout the year there are a series of events and festivals taking place along the Coast. Find out What’s On from food festivals to cultural and sporting events.

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Get active on the beach

Find the best beaches for water sports. Learn to kitesurfsurf or sail at schools around the UK. Lessons are available to suit all abilities.

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