The Shell Beach Inn is located just a short stroll from the Pacific. Enjoy spectacular sunsets and breathtaking scenery from a nearby park and gazebo overlooking the ocean.

This is also an ideal spot for observing the abundant coastal wildlife including playful sea otters, sun-bathing seals, dolphins and even grey whales.

Discover a nearby stairway leading to a secluded beach where tide pools and rock caves entertain, and educate youthful explorers.

In addition to our famous beaches, visitors enjoy many other area activities including drive-on sand dunes, surfing, kayaking and antique shopping.