Shell Beach, Gustavia

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In close proximity to the harbor, Shell Beach distinguishes itself with millions of seashells that cover its sand. Overlooked by an old fort, the small lagoon offers a nice spot for swimming, relaxing, and, of course, collecting colorful shells and seaglass. Hang out and have a tasty meal at the popular bar and restaurant on site; sunbathe; or try snorkeling in the crystal clear water. Don't forget to bring sandals or flip-flops, as the shells can be uncomfortable to walk on. Make Shell Beach part of your personalized Gustavia itinerary using our Gustavia trip planner .
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  • This was our first time at Shell beach even though we had been to St. Bart's. If you have been to St. Bart's you already know the roads are pretty narrow and crowded so finding and reaching shell beac...  more »
  • Not easy to get out of the water with high gradient and shells. The wave tends to make you switch. The view is beautiful and always pleasant water temperature.
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  • Quiet not too many people own the seabed were rather poor because after the cyclone. But the water was clean and warm.
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