Rock Beach

Visit Rock Beach

Rock Beach is a large popular sandy beach on the North Cornwall coast, often referred to as ‘Chelsea on Sea’, due to the amount of exclusive homes and villas. During the summer months Rock gets extremely busy.

Sailing, waterskiing and sunbathing on the beach, Rock has all the activities for all ages. There is a regular ferry across the river to Padstow Harbour for afternoon trips.

Out of season the visitors can enjoy the charm of the seaside town at a more leisurely pace.

This beach is dog friendly in the Winter with restrictions in the Summer season

This beach is …

  • A Surfing Beach
  • Family Friendly

What to see and do

  • Take a Walk Along The Beach

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Places to stay

  • Holiday Cottages

Holiday accommodation near this beach

Have a great day out by the coast

Photo by UK Beach Days

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beautiful beach on South West England coast

What’s On along the Coast

Throughout the year there are a series of events and festivals taking place along the Coast. Find out What’s On from food festivals to cultural and sporting events.

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Get active on the beach

Find the best beaches for water sports. Learn to kitesurfsurf or sail at schools around the UK. Lessons are available to suit all abilities.

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