A beautiful bay of golden sands and turquoise blue waters. East facing and well sheltered from the prevailing winds, this is an ideal hideaway spot. Its inaccessibility and sheltered nature make it unsuitable for 'forces-of-nature' sports.
To find it, turn off from the minor road between Stackpole and Freshwater East where a lane leads to a car park at Stackpole Quay. There are toliets and a cafe at the car park. The beach is a 1 km walk along the Coast Path to the beach. There is a steep descent from the path down to the beach.
Owned by the National Trust and backed by dunes and tress Barafundle is often described as 'The Jewel in the Crown' of Pembrokeshires beaches.