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Shell Beach

Shell Beach, Herm Island, Guernsey

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About this venue

The stunning Shell Beach has clear waters and sand that is made of millions of tiny shell fragments, which give the beach its name.

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Access to Shell Beach

  • There is a very easy slope leading from the path down to Shell Beach.
  • The path surface is sand and may be difficult for wheelchair users.

Shell Beach

  • There is step free access onto Shell Beach.
  • The surface of the beach is Sand.
  • There is a gradual slope leading down to the water's edge.
  • There is no lifeguard at the beach.
  • There is a life preserver located at the side of the steps.

Shell Beach Kiosk

  • The Kiosk is located to the right after you reach the bottom of the slope.
  • The Kiosk is open during the spring and summer.
  • There is a medium height counter.
  • There is not a lowered section.
  • There is fixed bench seating available.
  • There are 2 medium height steps leading to additional seating.

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