A small sandy cove with pebbles above the high tide line, backing on to the picturesque old fishing village. Popular in summer with beachgoers, divers, boating trips and can get crowded. The beach faces north west and offers some shelter from the prevailing south westerly winds. At some low tides it is possible to walk from Little Haven to Broad Haven, but beware of getting cut off by the incoming tide. In the past locally mined coal was shipped from Little Haven in small sailing vessels. It seems that the present village owes its growth to two water mills which are now gone. The stream that divides the village is the boundary between the parishes of Walton West and Talbenny. Following 1860, Little Haven underwent a sudden expansion with the building of many of the larger dwellings that we see today.
The Little Haven Bowen Memorial Hall is very busy and well used. It accommodates the Bowls Club, W.I, Girl Guides, and the Art Group and holds four art exhibitions each year and many social functions. Within Little Haven there are four notice boards strategically situated around the village displaying forthcoming events and information. The village is also covered by the newsletter and website.
01437 781179 or 07879 491263
The Bowen Memorial Hall has been renovated in recent years to provide an excellent facility for community and private events. It has a well equipped kitchen with large serving hatch. There are sufficient chairs and tables to seat 100 people.
Wheelchair access to front of buildingToilets Accessible WC Level entrance to building Up ramp to building Steps