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Rockley Beach

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Address: South coast, Hastings, Barbados
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USD 162.00*
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Barbados Coastal Beach Sightseeing Tour
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Barbados Rum, Sun and Beach Tour

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A place to relax

Rockley Beach is one of the best if not the best beach in Barbados. Lots of tame waves to ride and nice warm waters. A real good place to unwind and relax. Local food places... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Rockley Beach is one of the best if not the best beach in Barbados. Lots of tame waves to ride and nice warm waters. A real good place to unwind and relax. Local food places are right on the beach and easy to access.

Thank Brad W
London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Rock up, get a chair, go for a swim or a dip in the waves, it is so beautiful. The locals are really nice and don't interrupt your day. Absolutely divine beach.

Thank EST7289
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The waters are gorgeous the sands are soft. You can spend a whole day out on the beach and not think a minute lost. It is perfect!

Thank Mahason D
Woodstock, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We looked at lots of resorts and were just lucky we booked on this beach. Wide beach of white sand, nice gentle slope out to the water. Perfect for sunbathing and bouncing around in the gentle waves. Could not have been happier with our choice.

1 Thank Kinloch3
Edmonton, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful place for a beautiful view! Walk along the boardwalk on a sunny day! Various restaurants along the way.

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Llandudno, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great beach at the end of the boardwalk. Lots of sun loungers and parasols...we thought the best ones were the turquoise ones towards the far end of the beach. They were the most comfortable, padded cushions and seemed almost new. You got a bottle of water each when you hired the lounger and the parasol. Drinks were available from the... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great for relaxing. You have to pay for the umbrella and lounging chair, make sure to bring your towel to lay on the chair. you could also get a chair and sit below the trees for free. Its a really nice place. so many souvenirs around and you can order for food. Great place for romantic trips but gets pretty... More 

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Albany, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been to many beaches in Barbados and love Rockley. There is a very nice artificial reef for snorkeling that is between two large metal rods off shore. TIP: If you rent 2 beach chairs with umbrella at the Tiki Bar, it costs $20 or 30 US but you get a credit for that much money at the restaurant/bar.... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Felt they could smarten it up by investing in some new sunbeds as the ones there were getting past there best unless you paid for some newer ones at much higher rates near tiki bar .

Thank dkj_jj
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Defenetelly it was my favourite beach in the whole island it felt very welcoming and peacefull plus the area around is great full of facilities and cute little places to eat and to ha have a little drink after a day at the beach

Thank mrmehari

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