Get away from it all on an island with no cars and no stress. Only three miles from Guernsey, Herm is the perfect place to experience quintessential island life being one of the two of the smaller islands of the Channel Isles. However, this doesn’t mean it is any less intriguing. On the contrary, if you are seeking a unique getaway from mind-numbing city life, look no further.
Relax on unspoilt beaches, or explore Herm’s scenic coastal paths which can be walked in total within a leisurely couple of hours. The gently undulating route takes you across a common to the stunning Shell Beach, with its clear waters and sand that is made of millions of tiny shell fragments, which give the beach its name. For a bit of excitement you can also see Europe’s most southerly puffin-breeding colonies!
When it comes to staying on Herm it really is a case of quality over quantity. The White House Hotel is set in award winning gardens and has Herm’s most captivating sea views. Alternatively, Herm has a charming selection of holiday cottages and camping sites to choose from.