Saundersfoot Spotlight

Published: Monday 27th Feb 2017

A Spotlight on Saundersfoot - Pembrokeshire

Saundersfoot is a small coastal village with fabulous sandy beaches, busy working harbour with a collection of shops, bars, and restaurants.  There is Heywood’s  - a family butchers, Sue’s Pantry -  supplying great cakes & pastries, and an eclectic mix of shops.  There are ice cream kiosks overlooking the seafront in the Summer months selling all sorts of flavours and toppings.  Quieter in the Winter months with warmly wrapped walkers and waterproof clad dog owners trekking the coastal paths and beaches.  The Summer sunshine welcomes families who love to take full advantage of the sandy beaches, rock pools for the explorers, making sandcastles and paddling in the sea. 

Village Fact File:

Terriers Beaches







Saundersfoot main beach

Glen beach

Coppet Hall beach


Playground next to Sports club

Amusement Arcade

Harbour - A variety of boat trips including mackerel fishing for families and novices and sport fishing for the more experienced. Trips are also run to see the seal colony on Caldey Island, off Tenby, and the bird sanctuary on St Margaret’s, with an informative commentary on the history and wildlife. 

Train Station – There is a Saundersfoot train station however it’s not actually in Saundersfoot! Tenby is the better station to get off at, with a supply of taxi's.

FamilyEating Out






Posh Nosh:

  • Coast, Coppet Hall Beach – Michelin starred chef – Thomas Hine

  • The Mulberry – Saundersfoot

Family Dining

  • Kookaba – Australian themed restaurant, High Street, Saundersfoot

  • The Salvage Bar, High Street, Saundersfoot

  • Beachside Barbeque, Beach slipway, Saundersfoot

  • The Boat House, Saundersfoot

Light Bites & Fast Food

  • Argosy Fish & Chips, Saundersfoot

  • Philly’s Coffee Shop & Baguette Bar, Saundersfoot

  • Marina Café, Marina, Saundersfoot

  • Little & Large, lite Bites, Saundersfoot (dogs welcome)


Events 2018

New Year’s Day Swim                                                   1st January

Saundersfoot Cawl Factor                                             3rd March

Coppet Week – Sailing                                                  27 May – 1st June

Saundersfoot Harbour Festival                                      1st July

Longcourse weekend                                                    13 - 15 July

Ten Foot Charity Swim                                                  21st July

Saundersfoot Triathlon                                                 8th September

Big Bang Weekend                                                      26th & 27th October

St Nicholas Christmas Market                                    TBC


Distances: Saundersfoot to:

Tenby: 2.8 miles

Amroth: 3.8 miles

Lydstep: 6.9 miles

Kilgetty 2.8 miles