Silver Rock Beach

Silver Rock Beach, also known as Silver Sands, Round Rock, and De Action Beach, is popular amongst windsurfers because of the medium-sized choppy waves that are just strong enough to make the sport fun. The beach is also a favorite amongst families because of the on-site playground.

Set toward the center of Christ Church Parish, 0.7 miles east-southeast of Atlantic Shores, Silver Rock Beach is on the West coast of Barbados. You might think about stopping by even if you are not staying in the vicinity. Silver Rock Beach is the kind of shore that's perfect for outgoing guests who want to maximize their time outdoors, and there are numerous things to see and find around the beach - it's definitely not your out-of-the-way

How to Access The Beach
Silver Rock Beach is located on the south coast of Barbados in the parish of Christ Church.

Amenities and Ambiance

High banks of tan-colored sand and aquamarine waters make Silver Rock Beach a true beauty.

One obvious convenience is this beach's picnic facilities, so you can save your picnic lunch from the sand.

You will be able to use a public restroom at Silver Rock Beach. Shower facilities are available, so you can clean off the sand before hitting more attractions.

Be mindful that the area right around Silver Rock Beach is a bustling area, so the availability of certain facilities is likely to be affected.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Visitors will find this beach on the West coast of Barbados. It's located near South Point Lighthouse, which is close enough that guests will have the choice to walk or take a cab, and it is one of the popular spots in the area.

If you want to mix some cultural exploration with your trip to the beach, you should consider a trip to Barbados Concorde Experience. This museum is located a short cab ride away, and might make a nice break from the midday sun.

If you're looking for plenty of activities to keep you or your family busy, the beach is located near the attractions in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Silver Rock Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
South Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 0.7 mi. W Barbados
Barbados Golf Club Golf Course 1.9 mi. N Barbados
Lucky 7 Arcade Oistins Slot Machine Arcade 2.0 mi. NW Barbados
Barbados Concorde Experience Museum 3.3 mi. NE Barbados
Silver Fox Arcade Slot Machine Arcade 4.0 mi. WNW Barbados
South Gap Arcade Slot Machine Arcade 4.0 mi. WNW Barbados
Heritage Park and Rum Factory Operating Distillery 4.7 mi. NE Barbados
Lucky Horseshoe Saloon Worthing Slot Machine Arcade 4.8 mi. WNW Barbados
On The Wall Art Gallery Champers Art Gallery 4.9 mi. WNW Barbados
Barbados Olympic Museum Museum 4.9 mi. NW Barbados
Sir Garfield Sobers Sports Complex Sporting Event Venue 4.9 mi. NW Barbados
Play Fair Arcade Hastings Main Road Slot Machine Arcade 5.1 mi. WNW Barbados

Cities and Towns

Those visiting Silver Rock Beach who are looking for other opportunities for exploration will want to think about checking out St. Lawrence Gap, because it's in the vicinity and is an active, busy area.

Hotels

The popularity of this spot on any given day can vary, it depends on many factors: the time of sundown, happy hour, even how packed the nearby hotels are. The area is not home to many major hotels, but you may see visitors from smaller accommodations in the area.

Those trying to find a hotel room close to Silver Rock Beach shouldn't have a difficult time, as there is no shortage of resorts and hotels to pick from in the surrounding area. You can find the closest hotel booking options by viewing what's shown below.

Accommodations near Silver Rock Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Silverpoint Villa Hotel 0.5 mi. ENE Hotel
Ocean Spray Beach Apartments 0.9 mi. ENE Hotel
Little Arches Boutique Hotel 1.5 mi. NW Hotel
Golden Sands Hotel Barbados 2.6 mi. NW Hotel
Shonlan Airport Hotel -- -- Hotel
Butterfly Beach Hotel 2.7 mi. WNW Hotel
Sea Breeze Beach Hotel All Inclusive 2.7 mi. WNW Resort
Barbados Beach Club 3.0 mi. WNW Resort
Bougainvillea Beach Resort 3.1 mi. WNW Resort
Croton Inn 3.2 mi. WNW Hotel

Food

When lunchtime rolls around and you start getting hungry, this beach has many nearby restaurants, and you won't have to look too far from the shore. One of the nearest places to eat is Pirate's Tavern. When you start to get hungry, you won't need to wait too long to eat as it's only a short distance away.

Restaurants closest to this beach are listed in the following table.

Restaurants near Silver Rock Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Pirate's Tavern -- -- -- 0.1 mi. N
Surfer's Bay (246) 262-5483 Caribbean Very Casual 0.1 mi. W
Cafe Luna (246) 428-6172 International Fine Dining 1.5 mi. NW
KFC Oistins (246) 428-0469 American Very Casual -- --
Chefette Oistins (246) 418-8750 International Very Casual -- --
Surfer's Cafe (246) 420-9283 International, Vegetarian Very Casual -- --
Jeremiah's at Barbados Golf Club (246) 428-8463 Bajan, Caribbean -- 1.9 mi. N
Oistin's Fish Fry -- -- -- 2.0 mi. NW
Reggae Grill (246) 426-2142 Jamaican Very Casual 2.1 mi. NW
Ixoria Bar and Restaurant (246) 428-3897 Bajan, Fusion Very Casual 2.6 mi. NW
Butterfly Beach Hotel Restaurant (246) 428-9095 Caribbean Very Casual 2.7 mi. WNW
Azul Restaurant (246) 428-2825 International Informal 2.7 mi. WNW

Other Beaches

Vacationers in search of the perfect beach will have lots of choices besides Silver Rock Beach.

If the vibrant atmosphere of Silver Rock Beach has you wanting more of the same, consider also visiting Foul Bay, a beach with a similar ambiance. It is located six miles to the northeast. However, if you're looking to enjoy a quieter scene, Inch Marlow Beach is an area removed from some more heavily-traveled spots. It is located just a little ways away.

Travelers may also want to consider Silver Sands Beach, which is located within a short distance. Silver Sands Beach, in eastern Barbados, is a pristine beach that is a favorite among locals as well as tourists. The white sands and turquoise waters are all you need to have a good time here.

Perhaps Silver Rock Beach is the most convenient coastline for you to visit, but some travelers itch to explore more; if so, there are other beaches and natural attractions in Barbados you might like.

 

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