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So incredibly atmospheric - with a very persistent cat

Walked from our accommodation at Carbis Wharf circa 7pm. Dicing with death with fast Cornish... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2018
JaneinSlough
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Slough, United Kingdom
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Just outside Roche you will find Roche Rock. You will need sturdy shoes as you make your way to... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2018
Rob S
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Reviewed 4 August 2018

Walked from our accommodation at Carbis Wharf circa 7pm. Dicing with death with fast Cornish drivers and passing a strange local house with a sign outside - offering to show you hand made knives! Once off the road we were met by the most odd...More

Thank JaneinSlough
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Just outside Roche you will find Roche Rock. You will need sturdy shoes as you make your way to what is believed to be an old castle. There is a set of ladders fixed into the wall so you can climb up. When you get...More

Thank Rob S
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Whilst staying in Roche we decided to visit the rock. This is a simple looking structure built on to of a rock. Climbing up to the structure and looking round what is left stirs the imagination of what it would have been like when it...More

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Went there when our singing group The Trembellos sang in the church. Decided to climb to the top and take some photos. Would advise anyone to make sure to secure all loose articles. Halfway up the steel ladder, my camera fell out of my pocket...More

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Finally we got to go to Roche Rock and have a decent look around!! I braved the two ladders and was rewarded with a stunning view over Cornwall, even on an overcast day it was beautiful! Its a shame more isnt made of this place,...More

Thank Neil E
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Stunning site on the edge of Clay Country in the heart of Cornwall - great to ramble over for young and not so young.

Thank William T
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

This was literally next door to where we were staying for the week and we passed it everyday. My 5 year old wanted to take a walk up and check it out and we did. A little hard to get to and the area is...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We're lucky enough to live in Roche so the Rock is somewhere to go for a wee wander. I never go up to the top as I hate heights but my daughter (7yr old) thinks nothing of climbing all the way up (with others,not alone!)....More

2  Thank treenabeanz
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We viewed this amazing ruined chapel from the comfort of ground level. There is not very much of the ruins, but the way they are perched precariously on the top of the rock outcrop is an amazing sight. The thought of how the original builders...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 27 June 2017

This doesn't take long but is amazing to see and for those brave enough there are two iron ladders to climb to so you can get inside and then get to the top. Not far away is Rock Inn where you can get a good...More

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