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Shell Beach at Herm

  • Guernsey
  • Outdoor
  • All Ages
  • Beaches

Attraction Information

Shell Beach on Herm Island is only accessible by air or sea so although the trip is short it's a pleasing adventure just to get there.
Clear turquoise waters invite crabbing, rock pooling and snorkelling, while the white sand begs for castling and traditional family play.
In conjunction with Outdoor Guernsey, kayaks are available to hire from Shell Beach for leisure paddles or guided tours.

Opening hours

Year round daylight access. No lifeguard cover at any time.


No fees, but local parking may charge.

Travel & Contact Information


Herm Island, Guernsey, Channel Islands, GY1 3HR, null

Phone number

01481 750000



Click here to visit Shell Beach at Herm's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Shell Beach at Herm has not told us about their parking.

No, there are no toilets available.

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

Yes, you can bring a picnic.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant and snacks are available.

No, Shell Beach at Herm is not wheelchair friendly.

No, Shell Beach at Herm have stated they are not pushchair friendly.

Shell Beach at Herm has not told us if they are dog friendly.

Additional Info

Anything else I should know?

There is an onsite shop

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