A small bay backed by dunes and pine trees, accessible only by a half mile walk from the nearest car park. at Stackpole Quay Swathes of golden sand and crystal clear waters, Barafundle has been voted many, many times as one of the best beaches in Britain and the world; it’s often likened to a Caribbean beach! This pristine beach is isolated which means no facilities; so everything you take has to come back up over the cliffs.
Over the headland from Stackpole Quay
Parking: Half mile walk over cliffs from Stackpole Quay car park. Not suitable for pushchairs or wheelchair due to large number of steps to get up and down from the cliff top.
Beach facilities: None.
On shore facilities: Café and toilets at Stackpole Quay. Stackpole village has a pub serving meals and there is a selection of self catering accommodation in the area.
Pictured left are some walkers I met on the way to Barafundle