Bastendorff Beach is a favorite among surfers, kiters, beachcombers and locals and tourists alike. You’ll find an uninterrupted beach and ocean views can be enjoyed here. Bastendorff Beach is defined by Yoakam Head and the south jetty at the entrance of the bay. Located ¼ mile off the Cape Arago Highway, approximately 2 miles west of Charleston. Never crowded and always beautiful, Bastendorff Beach is a must see for beach enthusiasts.