Newport Sands

A broad, long beach at the mouth of the River Nevern.

This dune backed, sandy beach is plenty big enough for all your beach activities and at low tide, you can wade across the river to Newport Parrog.

It’s very popular with all kinds of watersports enthusiasts.

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!

What's at Newport Sands?


At beach head or at Newport Parrog (this car park gets very busy in the summer months).


Slipway. Lifeguards patrol between end of June and beginning of September.

On shore facilities

Café and toilets. Newport provides all the amenities of a large village including galleries, bike hire, golf club and a National Park Visitor Centre. A good choice of hotels, B&Bs, guesthouses, caravan and camping sites can found in the area. The golf course backing onto the beach was extended to 18 holes in 2008 and a fabulous restaurant and hotel built.


  • Bathing
  • Cafe
  • Canoeing
  • Car Park
  • First Aid
  • Lifeguard
  • Phone
  • Sailing
  • Sand Dunes
  • Sandy Beach
  • Sea Angling
  • Sea Rowing
  • Seaside Award Beach
  • Slipway or Launching
  • Sub Aqua
  • Toilets
  • Wind Surfing