Dale Fort FSC, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire. SA62 3RD

Call them on 01646 636205 (Mon-Fri, 9am–5pm)


FSC Dale Fort is a Field Studies Council centre set in a spectacular location high on the cliffs within the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, giving superb views over the sea. Built in 1856 to defend the Milford Haven waterway against invasion, it has been a field centre since 1948. This inspirational and unique centre welcomes all types of bookings including singles, couples, groups of adults, families and extended family groups. Rated 3* by Visit Wales, facilities include 3 accommodation blocks with single, twin, family and dormitory rooms (many en suite). Outside there are several outdoor games areas including a field for football, rugby, rounders, etc. A lawn and decked area has been created for relaxation on the top of the headland for spectacular views across Pembrokeshire and the Milford Haven waterway. Due to Covid-19, rooms are currently offered on a B&B basis at very reasonable rates.The centre has received the ‘Good to Go’ mark in recognition of following government and industry COVID-19 guidelines, ensuring processes are in place to maintain cleanliness and aid social/physical distancing.

We have received the ‘Good to Go’ mark in recognition of following government and industry COVID-19 guidelines, ensuring processes are in place to maintain cleanliness and aid social/physical distancing.
Dale Fort is right on the Wales Coastal Path, has 4 beaches within walking distance and is a short drive to both Marloes Sands (NT) and Skomer Island renowned for it's populations of puffins, guillemots and razorbills.

This accommodation is featured on our map of South Wales and Pembrokeshire and here is its own website.


  • Beds & Rooms:

    139: 32 rooms (28 with sea views & 17 en suite) across 3 blocks.
  • Open:

    All year (incl Xmas & New Year)
  • Price per night:

    From £25pp (low season) to £40pp (high season). Discounts for groups.
  • Booking:

    Please enquire/book by e mail/phone. We require a reservation deposit with full balance payable four weeks prior to arrival.
  • Directions:

    From the M4 (junction 49) follow the A48 to Carmarthen and then the A40 to Haverfordwest. From Haverfordwest take the B4327 to Dale. Follow the road into the village of Dale. Take the left hand fork in the road following the waterfront. Just after the Griffin Inn there is a turning to the left sign-posted ‘Field Studies Centre.’ The centre is located at the end of the lane. Please be careful on the lane, it is very narrow with only a few passing places.
  • Public Transport:

    The nearest railway station is Milford Haven. For details of buses please visit www.traveline.cymru
  • Walks:

    Long Distance Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks Wales Coast Path
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This accommodation is available at the following peak times

Available for Christmas 2021


aMixed dormitories
bSingle sex dormitories
cPrivate rooms
&Family rooms
dBedding provided
gFully heated
nBreakfast available (with notice)
oMeals available locally
'Bike/equipment store (lockable)
iDrying room
pClothes washing facilities


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News & Offers from Dale Fort FSC

Fancy staying in a Welsh Fort?

March 24th 2021

FSC Dale Fort is re-opening on 21st May, so now’s your chance. You should seize it with both hands, as the unique coastal fortress in Pembrokeshire is taking bookings for individuals, couples, households and groups (in line with the latest Government guidelines). Normally only available to larger groups, the Covid-19 restrictions have meant you have this window of opportunity. Book room only, B&B, full or half board. Treat your family to a holiday to remember after a year to forget.


Fancy staying at a fort on the Pembrokeshire cliffs?

August 25th 2020

FSC Dale Fort is now offering rooms on a B&B basis. What a fantastic chance to treat yourself and your family to a truly unique experience

Surrounded by sea and stunning views on 3 sides, your stay will be accompanied by the mesmerising sound of waves and abundant wildlife.

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