Manorbier Bay Beach

Manorbier Bay beach is a small sandy beach with sand dunes and rock pools, great for families and is popular with surfers, body boarding and walkers stopping off from the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path. The beach can get very busy on hot days as it is one of the most popular in the area.

Manorbier Castle overlooks the bay and on the other side of the valley the 12th century St. James church. Whilst on the eastern headland stands a prehistoric burial chamber known as Kings Quoit.

Facilities at the beach include car parking, toilets with disabled access, cafe just up the road from the beach and the village has a shop and pub.

Manorbier Bay Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

Manorbier Bay Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.
Manorbier Bay Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 11 beaches at Tenby, 54 beaches in Pembrokeshire, or check our list of Pembrokeshire Dog Friendly Beaches.

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Manorbier Bay Beach Water Quality

Water samples are taken at regular intervals during the bathing season and at the end of the season the water quality is classified as:
  - Excellent: the highest classification meaning the water is cleanest
  - Good: generally good water quality
  - Sufficient: meets minimum standards
  - Poor: You are advised not to swim. The beach will stay open and an action plan should be in place to improve the water quality.

7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 15.3℃ to 16.6℃ with wind speed 3.8 m/sec (NNW)
Monday, Oct 03
Expect a temp in the range 9.1℃ to 11.9℃ with wind speed 1.1 m/sec (NNE)
Tuesday, Oct 04
Expect a temp in the range 15℃ to 15.9℃ with wind speed 6.5 m/sec (SSW)
Wednesday, Oct 05
Expect a temp in the range 15.3℃ to 15.9℃ with wind speed 10.3 m/sec (SSW)
Thursday, Oct 06
Expect a temp in the range 13.9℃ to 14.7℃ with wind speed 8.1 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Oct 07
Expect a temp in the range 13.1℃ to 14.3℃ with wind speed 4.5 m/sec (WSW)
Saturday, Oct 08
Expect a temp in the range 12.1℃ to 14.2℃ with wind speed 7.5 m/sec (WSW)

Tenby weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

Manorbier Bay Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Manorbier Bay Beach is at Stackpole Quay 7.05 km (4.38 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Sun 02 Oct
   Low Tide at 03:42 (Height 2.16m)
   High Tide at 10:13 (Height 6.77m)
   Low Tide at 16:11 (Height 2.31m)
   High Tide at 22:40 (Height 6.46m)
Mon 03 Oct
   Low Tide at 04:37 (Height 2.61m)
   High Tide at 11:13 (Height 6.28m)
   Low Tide at 17:24 (Height 2.68m)
   High Tide at 23:52 (Height 5.97m)
Tue 04 Oct
   Low Tide at 06:10 (Height 2.92m)
   High Tide at 12:39 (Height 6.06m)
   Low Tide at 19:17 (Height 2.73m)
Wed 05 Oct
   High Tide at 01:34 (Height 5.92m)
   Low Tide at 08:05 (Height 2.76m)
   High Tide at 14:22 (Height 6.37m)
   Low Tide at 20:49 (Height 2.34m)
Thu 06 Oct
   High Tide at 03:12 (Height 6.39m)
   Low Tide at 09:22 (Height 2.28m)
   High Tide at 15:41 (Height 6.99m)
   Low Tide at 21:54 (Height 1.81m)
Fri 07 Oct
   High Tide at 04:17 (Height 7.02m)
   Low Tide at 10:18 (Height 1.75m)
   High Tide at 16:38 (Height 7.61m)
   Low Tide at 22:45 (Height 1.34m)
Sat 08 Oct
   High Tide at 05:08 (Height 7.56m)
   Low Tide at 11:04 (Height 1.33m)
   High Tide at 17:28 (Height 8.06m)
   Low Tide at 23:28 (Height 1.03m)

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