Manorbier beach

Manorbier beach

A sandy, dune-backed, beach with a stream running down the northern end.

Manorbier is a south-westerly facing beach making it a favourite surfing beach, however, please be aware that the sea here does have some very strong currents.

If you’re planning to visit, check out the tide times to make sure you’ve plenty of beach to play on and that you don’t get cut off by the incoming tide!

Green Coast Award 2022

What's at Manorbier beach?


Access to beachhead platform and seat via a level path, but the surface can be rough. The last 40 metres have three short gradients of up to 1:10.


30 spaces at the National Park car park, additional 10 spaces can be found along the coast towards Freshwater East.


Toilets. Ice cream van. Telephone

On shore facilities

Manorbier has several cafes and a pub. There is a good selection of hotels, B&B, guesthouse, self-catering and caravan/camping accommodation. A Youth Hostel is available at Skrinkle Haven. Overlooking the beach is the magnificent Manorbier Castle.


  • Bathing
  • Beware Currents
  • Cafe
  • Canoeing
  • Car Park
  • Green Coast Award
  • Phone
  • Sand Dunes
  • Sandy Beach
  • Sea Angling
  • Seaside Award Beach
  • Stream
  • Surfing
  • Toilets

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Valery Collins, Experienced Traveller