Sumner Beach (Cave Rock), Christchurch

Categories: Geologic Formations, Beaches, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
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4/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web
A seemingly endless stretch of white sand merges with the clear sea at Sumner Beach (Cave Rock)--a favorite getaway among locals. Have a picnic, or bring a book and some coffee, and unwind in the peaceful surroundings interrupted only by the sound of the waves. Swim in the warm waters, or bring your surfboard to take advantage of the tide. Lots of nearby cafes and small restaurants add convenience and atmosphere, as do the four-legged guests on this dog-friendly beach. Put Sumner Beach (Cave Rock) on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Christchurch vacation planner.
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  • Spent a warm winters afternoon here with the kids and dog. Great fun for all the family. Lovely walk, the kids love the cave and the dog had a lovely swim. Plus lots of lures so the kids caught some n...  read more »
  • Sunny weather, calm waves, blowing wind and suitable food up. .. Everything nice day on the beach in Sumner ...
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  • Interesting beach stop on city tour Variety of bird life to view I imagine in summer,Summer is even better!!! 
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