A wide expanse of golden sand is exposed at low tide, bordered by rocky outcrops ideal for rock-pooling. Crooklets is at the north side of Bude and can be reached by a short walk over the Summerleaze Down or down the hill from the town centre.
Crooklets is very popular with surfers and is home to the Bude Surf Life Saving Club.
It has lifeguards from 15th May to 26th September (2021)
The beach has great facilities including a large car park, level access and viewing area, a play area, skate park, beach cafe, showers, amusements and pubs close by.
There are various beach huts available for daily hire, from just £10 - £20 per day. Please call the Tourist Information Centre on 01288 354240 to book.
A sand chair is available for disabled visitors. Call 01288 352226 (June - September)
Please note: Dogs are welcome on this beach except between 15th May and 30 September, 10am to 6pm when a seasonal dog ban is in place (2020).