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shell beach on the island of herm is fantastic.... full of shells , hence the name..great for swimming , or just sunbathing.... take a packed lunch and enjoy the peace and quiet...

Reviewed 1 week ago
bob m
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Guernsey, United Kingdom
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Guernsey, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

shell beach on the island of herm is fantastic.... full of shells , hence the name..great for swimming , or just sunbathing.... take a packed lunch and enjoy the peace and quiet...

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Guernsey, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful beach tucked away on the East side of Herm. Unbelievable white sand and a handy little beach cafe.

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Thank Peter L
Guernsey, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On the beautiful island of Herm, a short boat ride from Guernsey. Stunning on any day of the year. Beautiful clean sands peppered with tiny shells and clear waters for swimming (but cold!).

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Thank Mandy H
London, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited Herm and shell beach (out of season) and what a joy, lovely day and just me and wife on beach. you must visit this Island only 20 minutes ferry ride from Guernsey a must for people who like peace

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Thank malcolm22015
Jersey, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

One of the best beaches in Britain on the east coast of Herm Island. A 30 minute gentle walk from the ferry drop-off the other side of this fabulous tiny island. If you can, be in a boat that takes the ground to dry out overnight once the daytrippers have gone. Magic. The time before last we visited we saw... More 

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St Martins, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Lovely walk from the boat, the sea is a beautiful shade of blue. Refreshing for a swim but worth it. Sand is soft and usually warm

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Thank george d
Guernsey, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

Just a few miles away from the 'mainland' of Guernsey, but it could be a thousand! The beach is made of of shell fragments brought by the Gulf Stream apparently. Perfect for swimming at high tide, when the waters recede, there are acres of flat sand. Visiting yachts lay at anchor, but somehow it is never crowded here. What's more,... More 

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Thank Martin C
Guernsey, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 7 February 2017

A lovely wide open area of beach and sea. Kiosk available for hot and cold drinks and ice cream. Sandwiches freshly prepared. Toilets a 7 minute walk away. Very relaxing and pleasant walk.

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Guernsey, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 17 January 2017

Well worth a trip to here if your on one of the Channel Islands. Shell beach is beautiful and covered in the most beautiful little shells, hence the name. Can get busy when the weather is warm but there is always room to escape others. Take care of visiting Herm if it's sunny as you are guaranteered a sun tan... More 

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Surbiton
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Reviewed 17 January 2017

Why travel thousands of miles for a beach like this when this one is just under 200 miles from London!! Never overcrowded and the colours are amazing.

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