Shelly Beach is a friendly town where the true tranquility is rivaled only by its incredible scenery. Situated in the Hibiscus Coast of KwaZulu Natal in South Africa, Shelly Beach is famed for its hospitality and safety as well as the hordes of beautiful shells that wash up onto the shores.
Shelly Beach has become one of the fastest developing commercial and residential towns on the KwaZulu Natal South Coast. Shelly Beach is a slice of sub-tropical paradise abundant in lush foliage and perfect scenery. The warm waters, abundant in exquisite tropical fish and coral reefs, compliment the pristine beaches.
There are numerous tidal pools and lagoons. These waters are ideal for all water sports especially snorkeling and diving. Shelly Beach boasts numerous popular diving and snorkeling sites where the most spectacular varieties of tropical fish, sharks, corals as well as mystical underwater caves can be discovered. These popular sites include Potato Reef, The Caves, Deep Salmon, Arena Reef, Bo Boyi Reef and Adda Reef.
Shelly Beach is also a shell collector's paradise. Here, the finest miniature pink lady shells can be found hidden among the many varieties. Take a leisurely stroll on these warm sands and find delight in the abundance of beautiful shells just lying there.
Shelly Beach is renowned for its superb rock and surf fishing and boasts the largest ski boat base between Durban and East London. It also hosts numerous deep sea angling competitions throughout the year.
This tranquil and picturesque town boasts superb amenities including the Shelly Center Shopping Mall and the recently built South Coast Mall, cinemas and restaurants. So if you are tired of soaking up the sun and relaxing on the beach, go and enjoy a refreshing sundowner as well as some exciting shopping.