This site is a guide to help you find some of the fabulous Welsh beaches near your FBM Holidays self catering holiday cottage. West Wales is blessed with numerous Blue Flag beaches for bathing, other beaches face directly on to the Atlantic and are a magnet for surfers and windsurfers. Yachting, diving, fishing, surfing and kite surfing, to name but a few of the activities, abound all around the coastline and this guide will endeavour to steer you to the beach of your dreams.

West and South-West Wales, with the Counties of Pembrokeshire, Ceredigion, Carmarthenshire and The Gower, is blessed with some of Britain’s most spectacular award-winning beaches, magnificent coastal scenery and beautiful unspoilt countryside. The facts speak for themselves:


Pembrokeshire - Britain’s only Coastal National Park,

Tenby South Beach, Pembrokeshire
Tenby South Beach, Pembrokeshire

 Carmarthenshire - The whole of Carmarthen Bay is a Special Area of Conservation

Llansteffan Castle and Beach
Llansteffan Castle and Beach, Carmarthenshire

Ceredigion/Cardigan Bay – The Heritage Coast  

Aberystwyth Pier
Aberystwyth Pier, Ceredigion

The Gower Peninsula - Britain’s first designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Mumbles Head, The Gower Peninsula
Mumbles Head, The Gower Peninsula

Mumbles Head, The Gower Peninsula © Graham Smith Photography.