Pembroke is a town with a rich history and where you can enjoy the beautiful Pembrokeshire coast with its stunning scenery, and Pembroke Dock has a ferry port with crossings to Rosslare in Ireland. If you’re having meal out, you’ll find a good choice of places to eat, and the town also has a selection of pubs.
There’s a good range of independent shops in the town and there’s St. Govans Shopping Centre in Pembroke Dock. For business, conference venues include those at the Cleddau Bridge Hotel and the nearest major airport is Cardiff Airport.
Pembroke Car Hire
Wherever you are in Pembroke, it’s guaranteed that you’ll to get a car from one of the leading suppliers who provide Pembroke car hire services, you can choose from many of the suppliers including Avis, Enterprise, Europcar, Firefly, Hertz, InterRent, Sixt and others.
Here are some places to visit while you’re in and around Pembroke:
You can visit this impressive medieval Castle situated by the River Cleddau, and explore the fortress with its imposing towers and corridors. The Castle was first built in the 11th century and rebuilt in stone between the 1100’s and early 1200’s with the tall Castle Keep, from which visitors can have stunning views across the area. Henry Tudor, who became King Henry II, was born in the Tower in the mid 15th century. You can enjoy the interesting exhibition which displays the history of the Castle and its battles, including those during the English Civil War.
Located close to Pembroke is Stackpole, where you can enjoy the beautiful beaches at Barafundle and Broadhaven South. The coastal landscape is stunning with rocky cliffs and attractive coves along with sand dunes on the beaches. You can relax on the beach with the golden sand or enjoy cliff top walks and take in the great views.
Stackpole Lakes and Woods
You can enjoy the gorgeous countryside of lakes and woods at Stackpole, with many footpaths to take to explore the scenery. Bosherton Lakes are tranquil and abundant in nature and wildlife including otters and kingfishers, and you can also walk around the woodlands which have birds such as tawny owls and woodpeckers.
Anna’s Welsh Zoo, Manor House Wildlife Park
In Tenby, not far from Pembroke, you can visit this great Wildlife Park, where you can see a varied range of fascinating creatures including Sumatran tigers, white rhinos, Siamang Gibbons and Damara zebras. The Park is set in beautiful surroundings and you can enjoy regular talks about the animals to learn more about them, as well as feeding sessions.
Heatherton World of Activities
Also located in Tenby, you can come and enjoy a large and varied range of activities at this Park which include Bumper Boats, go karts, archery, a large hedge maze, paintball and tree top activities. It makes a great family day out and there are activities to suit all ages and provides hours of fun.
Map of Pembroke, click the directions icon to open a larger map for driving directions from Pembroke to any other location.