The Ultimate Beach Family Packing List

Planning a beach break for all the family? Ah, the sun, sand, and the elements – it’s the stuff memories are made of! But before you dive into the waves, its essential to pack smart for a seaside adventure. Have you ever wondered, what to bring when going to the beach lucky for you, we’ve created the ultimate summer holiday packing list! Let’s get this beach party started!

Sun Protection Essentials

For a safe and enjoyable beach adventure, make sure to pack sun protection to shield yourself and the family from harmful sun rays. Here’s what we pack to protect ourselves from the sun.

Sunscreen: Choose a broad-spectrum sunscreen with a high SPF.
Sun Hats and Sunglasses: Wide-brimmed hats and UV-protective sunglasses are essential for shielding faces and eyes from direct sunlight.
UV-Protective Swimwear: Opt for swimwear and rashvest with built-in UPF (Ultraviolet Protection Factor) for added sun protection during water activities. We offer a great range of rashvests made with +UPF 50 Protection Recycled Polyester.

Beach Accessories

Having the right beach accessories packed in the car can make a great beach adventure and keep all the family entertained. Don’t forget to pack:

Beach Umbrella or Tent: Bringing along a beach umbrella or tent can allow your family a space to chill our or hide from the elements.
Picnic Blankets: Picnic blankets are essential for lounging on the sand and sunbathing.
Beach Chairs or Portable Seating: Foldable beach chairs or portable seating options ensure relaxation for the whole family.
Beach Toys: Keep the kids entertained with sandcastle-building kits, beach balls, frisbees, and other beach toys.
Beach Bag: A spacious beach bag is essential for carrying all your essentials to and from the shore.
Bin Bags: Help keep the beach clean by bringing along bin bags for proper disposal of waste.
Portable Bluetooth Speaker: Set the mood with your favourite tunes by bringing a portable Bluetooth speaker for beachside entertainment.

Beach Clothing For all The Family

Gear up for a day of fun in the sun with beach clothing designed to keep the whole family stylish and comfortable.

Four Seasons Changing Robes and Changing Towels

Four Seasons Changing Robe: As the sun sets on the sandy shores, keep warm, dry and with our brilliant range of recycled changing robes.
Changing Towel: Changing towels are great for all the family because they are ultra-absorbent and super-soft! Our favourites that will be sure to turn heads on the beach is our marks changing towel and hibiscus changing towel.
Beach Towel: The SR Original towel is a beach essential! Perfect for keeping dry and lounging on.

Beach Clothing for Men

We have picked our top beach clothing for men!

Flip Flops: The beach wouldn’t be the beach without a pair of flip flops.
Boardshorts: We have the best pair of Amphibian 2 boardshorts perfect for in and out of the water.
Cap: Keep your head and face shielded from the sun with our Dockyard cap.
Tshirt: A T-shirt is a must when at the beach to keep warm and hide from the sun, our Saltrock original Mens Short Sleeve T-Shirt is a must in your beach kit list.

Beach Clothing for Women

We have picked our top beach clothing for women from our holiday shop collection!

Swimsuit: Embrace the waves with a full piece recycled women’s swimsuit.
Shortie Wetsuit: 2mm double lined neoprene shortie wetsuit is a must have for warmer days in the waves.
Flip Flops: The beach wouldn’t be the beach without a pair of Flip Flops.
Beach Hat: Keep the sun out of your eyes while you read on the sand with a Straw Bucket Hat.
Beach Cover Up: A white long sleeve is great for a cover up.

Beach Clothing for Kids

We have picked our top beach clothing for kids!

Rashvest: We offer a great range of rashvests made with +UPF 50 Protection Recycled Polyester great for protecting the kids in and out of the water.
Changing Towel: Changing towels are great for kids! They are super absorbent and oversized for changing underneath.
Four Seasons Changing Towel: Keep the kids warm and dry and with our recycled changing robe.
Wetsuits: 3/2 double lined neoprene shortie wetsuit is great for kids wanting to into jump in the waves

Hydration and Snacks

Staying hydrated and fuelled is important for a day of fun in the sun! Remember to pack:

Water Bottles: Stainless steel reusable water bottles with plenty of water to stay hydrated throughout the day.
Snacks: Pack a variety of snacks such as fruit, nuts, granola bars, and sandwiches to keep hungry animals at bay between meals.

Beach Safety Essentials

Ensure your family's safety with these essential items:

First Aid Kit: Be prepared for anything and pack a well-stocked first aid kit.
Life Jackets: If you are heading into the water, ensure you children wear fitted life jackets for added safety.
Tow Float: If you are swimming great lengths, make sure to swim with a Tow Float to protect yourself and your valuables from danger.
Waterproof Phone Case: Protect your phone from water damage with aqua waterproof phone pouch, especially if you'll be taking photos or using navigation apps near the water.

Stick to this packing list, and you're all set for a beach break to remember with the family! So slather on that sunscreen, grab your gear, and get ready for loads of sun-soaked fun!

A woman with tattoos walks towards the ocean on a sandy beach, wearing Saltrock's Caeley - Recycled Womens Hibiscus Bikini Bottoms in Pink.
Red Caeley - Recycled Womens Hibiscus Bikini Bottoms - Pink underwear hanging on a wooden hanger against a white background.
A woman in Saltrock's Caeley - Recycled Womens Hibiscus Bikini Bottoms - Pink stands facing the ocean, her back and tattooed arms visible, with her blonde hair partially tied up.
A woman in Caeley - Recycled Womens Hibiscus Bikini Bottoms - Pink by Saltrock with tattoos stands on a beach, hands lifting her hair, looking to the side.
Caeley - Recycled Womens Hibiscus Bikini Bottoms - Pink fabric with visible seam on a white background.
A woman with tattoos smiles while standing in shallow ocean water, wearing an orange tank top and Saltrock's Caeley Recycled Women's Hibiscus Bikini Bottoms in Pink.
A woman in a Caeley - Recycled Womens Hibiscus Bikini Bottoms - Pink with hibiscus print walks along the beach, tattoos visible on her arms and legs.
A woman in a Caeley - Recycled Womens Hibiscus Bikini Bottoms - Pink smiles as she walks through shallow ocean waves, displaying multiple tattoos on her arms and leg.
A woman in Saltrock's Caeley - Recycled Womens Hibiscus Bikini Bottoms in Pink walking into the ocean, her back to the camera, showing off various tattoos, with her foot kicking up water.
A woman with tattoos walks towards the ocean on a sandy beach, wearing Saltrock's Caeley - Recycled Womens Hibiscus Bikini Bottoms in Pink.
Red Caeley - Recycled Womens Hibiscus Bikini Bottoms - Pink underwear hanging on a wooden hanger against a white background.
A woman in Saltrock's Caeley - Recycled Womens Hibiscus Bikini Bottoms - Pink stands facing the ocean, her back and tattooed arms visible, with her blonde hair partially tied up.
A woman in Caeley - Recycled Womens Hibiscus Bikini Bottoms - Pink by Saltrock with tattoos stands on a beach, hands lifting her hair, looking to the side.
Caeley - Recycled Womens Hibiscus Bikini Bottoms - Pink fabric with visible seam on a white background.
A woman with tattoos smiles while standing in shallow ocean water, wearing an orange tank top and Saltrock's Caeley Recycled Women's Hibiscus Bikini Bottoms in Pink.
A woman in a Caeley - Recycled Womens Hibiscus Bikini Bottoms - Pink with hibiscus print walks along the beach, tattoos visible on her arms and legs.
A woman in a Caeley - Recycled Womens Hibiscus Bikini Bottoms - Pink smiles as she walks through shallow ocean waves, displaying multiple tattoos on her arms and leg.
A woman in Saltrock's Caeley - Recycled Womens Hibiscus Bikini Bottoms in Pink walking into the ocean, her back to the camera, showing off various tattoos, with her foot kicking up water.

Caeley - Recycled Womens Hibiscus Bikini Bottoms - Pink

£18.00
A pair of pink flip-flops with a Saltrock Hibiscus pattern on the soles, isolated on a white background.
A pair of pink Saltrock Hibiscus-patterned sandals with the Saltrock branding displayed on the strap, set against a white background.
A pair of pink flip-flops with a Saltrock Hibiscus pattern on the soles, isolated on a white background.
A pair of pink Saltrock Hibiscus-patterned sandals with the Saltrock branding displayed on the strap, set against a white background.

Hibiscus - Womens Flip Flops - Pink

£22.00
A woman with a Corrine Hibiscus recycled swimsuit in pink by Saltrock and tattoos stands on the beach, with waves and a distant pier in the background.
Woman in a red Corrine Hibiscus swimsuit with tattoos, standing on a beach looking towards the ocean.
Corrine Hibiscus-print swimsuit hanging on a wooden hanger against a white background.
A woman in a red Corrine Hibiscus swimsuit smiles on a beach with waves in the background. She has tattoos on her arms and legs.
Corrine Hibiscus print one-piece swimsuit hanging on a wooden hanger against a white background.
Woman in a Corrine Hibiscus - Recycled Womens Swimsuit - Pink by Saltrock standing on a beach, looking out to sea, with visible tattoos on her arms and back.
Corrine Hibiscus full piece swimsuit with crisscross straps hanging on a wooden hanger against a white background.
A woman with tattoos smiles while walking on a sandy beach, wearing a Saltrock Corrine Hibiscus recycled women's swimsuit in pink.
Close-up of a red Corrine Hibiscus - Recycled Womens Swimsuit - Pink with a visible brand tag reading
A woman in a red full piece swimsuit with Corrine Hibiscus print and visible tattoos stands on a beach, looking towards the sea.
A woman with tattoos wearing a Saltrock Corrine Hibiscus - Recycled Womens Swimsuit in Pink walks along a beach.
A woman in a Corrine Hibiscus - Recycled Womens Swimsuit - Pink by Saltrock with tattoos walking into the sea on a sunny day.
A woman with tattoos wearing a Saltrock Corrine Hibiscus recycled pink swimsuit walks along a beach, touching her hair, with waves and a clear sky in the background.
A woman with a Corrine Hibiscus recycled swimsuit in pink by Saltrock and tattoos stands on the beach, with waves and a distant pier in the background.
Woman in a red Corrine Hibiscus swimsuit with tattoos, standing on a beach looking towards the ocean.
Corrine Hibiscus-print swimsuit hanging on a wooden hanger against a white background.
A woman in a red Corrine Hibiscus swimsuit smiles on a beach with waves in the background. She has tattoos on her arms and legs.
Corrine Hibiscus print one-piece swimsuit hanging on a wooden hanger against a white background.
Woman in a Corrine Hibiscus - Recycled Womens Swimsuit - Pink by Saltrock standing on a beach, looking out to sea, with visible tattoos on her arms and back.
Corrine Hibiscus full piece swimsuit with crisscross straps hanging on a wooden hanger against a white background.
A woman with tattoos smiles while walking on a sandy beach, wearing a Saltrock Corrine Hibiscus recycled women's swimsuit in pink.
Close-up of a red Corrine Hibiscus - Recycled Womens Swimsuit - Pink with a visible brand tag reading
A woman in a red full piece swimsuit with Corrine Hibiscus print and visible tattoos stands on a beach, looking towards the sea.
A woman with tattoos wearing a Saltrock Corrine Hibiscus - Recycled Womens Swimsuit in Pink walks along a beach.
A woman in a Corrine Hibiscus - Recycled Womens Swimsuit - Pink by Saltrock with tattoos walking into the sea on a sunny day.
A woman with tattoos wearing a Saltrock Corrine Hibiscus recycled pink swimsuit walks along a beach, touching her hair, with waves and a clear sky in the background.

Corrine Hibiscus - Recycled Womens Swimsuit - Pink

£30.00