Shell Island has most of its' facilities centrally located in the middle of the Island behind the leisure complex. Our newly refurbished toilet block hold everything you need for the perfect family camping experience. Both the male and female blocks hold many toilets and sinks (and urinals in the mens), they also include a spacious family unit, baby baths and changing units in both blocks.
The newly refurbished shower block is located directly behind the main toilets. All showers are very spacious and include a changing area and a seat. The water is temperature controlled at a single comfortable temperature and are operated by a push button. The ladies shower boast a large make up/hair room with separate mirrors and plugs throughout but don't worry if you forget you hairdryer there are 2 newly installed, free to use, hair dryers in both the ladies and the men's showers. The opening times are 8.00 am – 1.00 pm (closed for cleaning) 3.00 pm until 10.00 pm. During busy times we also have a green cabin available next to the shower block which hosts additional showers.
We also have a disabled shower and toilet room which is accessible by a radar key.
There are additional small toilet blocks spread out around the site (green cabins) all with running hot and cold water.
Chemical toilet waste- We have an chemical toilet waste disposal point point available at the side of the main toilet block.
Water Supply- Taps are conveniently placed around the site, they are attached to white posts normally next to gate ways. Water taps are for filling water containers only. During busy times pressure can drop in a few taps so it is advised to fill your containers early morning or at night. If you are too busy enjoying the beach don't worry there is always water available from the taps on the fence at the side of the main toilet block.
Washing dishes- There is a dish washing area available at the back of the shower shower block. Please use a washing up bowl and clean the area after use.
Reception- If you have any problems whilst you are on-site or any questions, our reception staff will always do their best to assist you. Reception also holds a tourist information point with leaflets and information for any days out, you may wish to do. We also have a weather forecast available for the upcoming week which is regularly updated, to help you plan you trips.
Security- We do have our own on-site security who will try their best to help you whilst on-site. They do patrol the Island regularly but if you do see a problem occurring you may either phone them direct or pop down for a chat. They are located in the main car park at the barriers.
Rubbish- We have a vast number of skips located all around the Island for you to dispose of any rubbish. We do ask, please do not leave bags outside tents or skips as the seagulls like to attack them. Along the main stretch of beach there are various wheelie bins available for you to use, to clean up after your relaxing day.
Laundrette- There is a laundrette available next to the supermarket which is open 24hrs. These are coin operated.
Post box- We also have a post box located at the supermarket for you to send your postcards to family and friends, which is collected at 12pm. You may also receive post whilst you are here and that will be available in the supermarket from 3pm.
Children's Play Park- Ideally placed outside the bar and snack bar area.
Games room- Kids bored? why not send them to the games room, adjoining the bar and snack bar. The games room has plenty to do from pool tables to penny pushers.
There are 30 fire extinguisher points across the Island and all camping sites are within 100 metres
of one of these points.