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Visiting fiends on guernsey

Taken here on a rib by friends on guernsey when visiting. Would be difficult to get to otherwise... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2018
Swansea, United Kingdom
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Stunning beach

Shell Beach is a lovely place to spend a whole day on Herm when the weather is good. We tend to... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2018
Howard A
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Herm Island is easily visited from Guernsey. Shell beach is one of the best to check out with a broad stretch of shell sand at low tide.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank FaizalP61
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Taken here on a rib by friends on guernsey when visiting. Would be difficult to get to otherwise. Fabulous beach though. Another cove close by None dog friendly unfortunately

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank deanb67
Reviewed 15 November 2018

Shell Beach is a lovely place to spend a whole day on Herm when the weather is good. We tend to take a ferry over at 10.30 from Guernsey and get one of the latest ones back. We usually get some sandwiches from the Mermaid...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Howard A
Reviewed 1 November 2018

Its a lovely Island, quiet and very peaceful, no Mobiles, no Radios, no Bikes no Cars, so nice not to have dodge inconsiderste bike riders and it is safe. The trip from Guernsey is short but there are complications depending on the level of the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Brian P
Reviewed 10 October 2018

We caught the 10.30 ferry from Guernsey and then walked around the coast path to shell beach, then continued along the beach to the harbour beach for a picnic. I found Herm to be tranquil and quiet. We were lucky with the weather for October...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank RiverWear
Reviewed 30 September 2018

The island of Herm is well worth a visit. Only 20 minutes from St Peter Port. Within minutes everyone from the boat seemed to have vanished and silence prevailed. She’ll beah was a short but pleasant walk from the harbour. Very attractive with the bonus...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Liz R
Reviewed 30 September 2018

I heard rumour that it used to have more shells, but people have been taking them(?) Not sure if this is true, but it certainly doesn't have anymore shells than the average beach. That said, we didn't go there looking for shells! It is a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Alan M
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Didn't eat here as they had stopped serving food, but a lovely Inn to stop off for a drink before walking around island.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Cookiescot
Reviewed 22 September 2018

I found Shell Beach to be an attractive beach on Herm when I visited. It was medium sized and quite popular, with most visitors presumably arriving and leaving on the busy ferries from St Peter Port, which ran almost hourly until early evening. There were...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jonathansG8732OA
Reviewed 20 September 2018

We went for a day trip to Herm in the middle of September so late in the season. The beach only had a few people on it. It was very clean and the sea looked welcoming. Sadly the kiosk is expensive. The food/beverages come from...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Alison D
24 July 2017|
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Response from george d | Reviewed this property |
Everything has been said, beautiful beaches, kiosk too if you reach the Shell beach and the next bay. Quite a walk if you want to walk around the Island. Plenty of boats and a must if you come to Guernsey.
Maria F
7 June 2016|
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Response from Nigel S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, Yes to Sark too. Although a lead is not compulsory in Sark, but advisable around horses
Bram M
22 May 2016|
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