Sandy Cave

If you were looking for the location from Pokémon Super Mystery Dungeon, see Sandy Cave (Mystery Dungeon).
Sandy Cave 浜辺の洞穴
Beach Cave
"Wild Missingno. appeared!"
Sandy Cave USUM.png
Map description: The vast sea spreads, and various Pokémon live among rocks.
Location: Big Wave Beach
Region: Alola
Generations: VII
Alola Sandy Cave Map.png
Location of Sandy Cave in Alola.
Pokémon world locations

Sandy Cave (Japanese: 浜辺(はまべ)洞穴(ほらあな) Beach Cave) is a location on Melemele Island in Alola. There is an entrance to the cave on Big Wave Beach. It only appears in Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon.


This is a small cave to the south of Big Wave Beach. It is mostly filled with water, and contains a few items. Lapras Paddle, Sharpedo Jet, and Machamp Shove are required to fully explore the area.


Item Location Games
  Big Pearl In the center of an island in the middle of the cave (requires Lapras Surf or Sharpedo Jet)  US  UM 
  Light Clay Above the ledge on the southeastern shore (requires Sharpedo Jet)  US  UM 
  TM24 (Thunderbolt) Behind the boulder in the northern corner of the cave (requires Machamp Shove)  US  UM 


  Pokémon     Allies     Games     Location     Levels     Rate  
  Zubat US UM
6-9 70%
  Psyduck US UM
6-9 30%
  Zubat US UM
6-9 70%
  Psyduck US UM
6-9 30%
A colored background means that the Pokémon can be found in this location in the specified game. A white background with a colored letter means that the Pokémon cannot be found here.

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 海灘洞穴 Hóitāan Duhngyuht
Mandarin 海灘洞穴 / 海滩洞穴 Hǎitān Dòngxuè / Hǎitān Dòngxué
  French Grotte de la Plage
  German Strandhöhle
  Italian Caverna Costiera
  Korean 해변 동굴 Haebyeon Donggul
  Spanish Cueva Costera

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