My 4 and 6 year olds hd a blast at this beach. Great snorkeling and the beach is protected so the water is calm. They loved looking for hermit crabs and other creatures living in the shells.
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We spent our last day on Shell Beach - such an awesome, tiny piece of heaven. We arrived at 11, and it was fairly crowded by 1. Bring water shoes if you want to walk to the left end of this beach which is 100%...More
The beach is lovely tucked back in a cove, so the water is calm. We wore our water shoes, and the shells were no problem. There were also large boulders on the beach to keep your things dry. It was so peaceful here. There's a...More
Shell Beach is so named because the beach is covered in shells. But it's also a great place to swim, with abundant reef fish on one end, small rock enclosed coves, and a restaurant right on the beach. Unlike most beaches in St Barth, Shell...More
The closest beach to Gustavia--5 minute walk. beautiful and quiet. Bar/restaurant is adjacent to the beach for quick eats and drinks.
There are shells ALL OVER the sand and it's difficult to walk on without sandals/shoes. The water was pretty rough although it was clear and not many fish. If I ever make it back to St. Barths I will try a different beach.
Took the Edge to St Barth for $100 rt.The sail was very choppy and took longer.had to wait in Gustavia harbor for 30 minutes before allowed to dock.Walked to the beach from the harbor(20 minutes).It was worth it.Although the beach is public,there is a restaurant...More