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Grandes Rocques Beach

Cobo Village, Guernsey

Situated on the Island's west coast, this sandy beach is a great place for families. The landscape is an attractive mix of sand dunes and pink granite rocky headland with fortifcations to explore as well as great rockpools. Sunsets from here are exceptional.

Beach Type

sand

Facilities

Cafes/restaurant
Toilets
Disabled toilets

Activities

Swimming
Fishing
Snorkeling

Nature and Wildlife

Grandes Rocques is located at the start of Guernsey's 14km west coast footpath and cycle route. Port Soif Nature Trail and the Saumarez Nature trail are also located nearby. There is a diverse range of wildlife here. The first live Green Turtle to be rec

Water Quality

Excellent

Lifeguard

No

Cleaning and Litter

The beach is cleaned daily by hand in the summer and twice a week in winter. There are litter and dog bins present.

Awards and Recommendations

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

Visit Guernsey North Esplanade St Peter Port Guernsey GY1 3AN Tel. 01481 723552 www.visitguernsey.com

Location

Nearest town: Cobo Village
County: Guernsey
Latitude/Longitude: 49.4865, -2.59552

Access

Grandes Rocques is located on Guernsey's west coast. just north of Cobo Bay and Village.

Public Transport

Grandes Rocques is situated on the circular coastal bus routes 7 and 7A and also on the 3 and 3A to and from St Peter Port

Parking

200 spaces are available

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Cobo Village