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Poppit Sands Beach, Cardigan

Poppit Sands Beach, Cardigan

Poppit Sands Beach, Cardigan

Beach, free entry

Cardigan,
Pembrokeshire,
SA43 3LN

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Details

Facing north, Poppit Sands beach is sheltered from the prevailing southwesterly winds and is popular for windsurfing, kayaking, surfing and wildlife watching. The Pembrokeshire Coast Path starts near here at St Dogmaels and many walkers pick up the path at Poppit.

There is a cafe, telephone and lifeboat station while shops and pubs can be found in the surrounding area. There is good access to the beach by bike using the local 'history and beaches' cycle route, a circular route which passes through Poppit.

EASY ACCESS BEACH
The beach is accessible for people with limited mobility via a boardwalk from the car park. Beach Wheelchair is available to hire online. Concrete ramp with staggered barrier: 1:8 to 1:10 up for six metres to wooden walkway, then 1:22 down for 12 metres to viewpoint at head of beach.The route is provided to help protect the sand dunes and nearby mudflats which have fragile ecosystems.

BLUE FLAG BEACH
Lifeguard service in the summer. Unpredictable tide and river currents and bathing can be dangerous.Dog restrictions apply to the western end of the beach May - end September.

Disabled toiletsPicnic sitePublic toilets

Mobility Accessibility Facilities

Open all the time

Prices

Free entry

Contact

Fishguard Tourist Information Centre

Address

Cardigan,
Pembrokeshire,
SA43 3LN

Location and nearby places

Directions

Plan route to Poppit Sands Beach using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: SN 152484  Lat: 52.10371 Long: -4.69895

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Leaving Cardigan on the A487 south, at the roundabout take the B4546 to St Dogmaels; continue on this road and follow the signs to Poppit Sands.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 21 miles from Fishguard & Goodwick station

Facilities

  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Mobility Accessibility FacilitiesMobility Accessibility Facilities
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