Old Government House Hotel - Saint Peter Port

St Anns Place, Saint Peter Port, Guernsey, GY1 2NU  show map
 4 stars
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Old Government House Hotel - Saint Peter Port

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Free parking
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Steam room

Steam bath

Jacuzzi

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

Overview

Situated near Jersey Zoo, Greve de Lecq and Wid Subtropical Garden, the contemporary Old Government House offers a rooftop terrace, an outdoor swimming pool and a cocktail lounge. With accents of classical architecture, the hotel was built in 1858 and renovated in 2008.

Its location steps away from a port allows to see museums, a chapel and art galleries in Saint Peter Port. Just 1km from the center of Saint Peter Port known for Castle Cornet, La Vallette Underground Military Museum and Ben Le Prevost Chocolatier.

The hotel offers beautiful location close to parks and a harbour.

10km to Guernsey airport.

Rooms

The hotel's air-conditioned rooms are appointed with individual climate control, cable TV with on-demand movies, a private balcony, a patio and Wi-Fi. Some rooms offer stunning views of the sea. Guests can also use an electric kettle and coffee/tea makers available in each room.

Eat

A complimentary hot buffet breakfast is served every morning. The 24-hour restaurant serves French dishes. Guests can relax in the poolside bar serving exclusive drinks.

Services

Guests can take advantage of a photocopier, a business center and conference facilities and make use of wedding services, maid service and ticket service provided on-site.

Relax

The on-site spa center offers a wellness center, a hot tub and a health club. Such sports activities as mountain biking and tennis are provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public hotel parking is possible on site.

Year renovated   2008.  Number of rooms   62.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Adults only
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Activities

  • Aerobics

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Free valet parking
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Fitness center
  • Health club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Steam room
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Shiatsu massage
  • Barbeque grills
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area

Room view

  • Sea view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Chaise lounges
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Bathroom telephone

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator on request

Bedroom

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Old Government House Hotel - Saint Peter Port Saint Peter Port location
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Hotel Address:

St Anns Place, Saint Peter Port, Guernsey, GY1 2NU

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City Center
  • Saint Peter Port
    400 m
Airports
  • Guernsey (GCI)
    5.2km
  • The Blaye (ACI)
    36.3km
Restaurants
  • Old Government House Brasserie (cuisine: Brasserie)
    50 m
  • Governor's Fine Dining Restaurant (cuisine: Indian)
    50 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    62

Hotel Awards

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Rooms and availability

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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Old Government House Hotel - Saint Peter Port Saint Peter Port location
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        Hotel Address:

        St Anns Place, Saint Peter Port, Guernsey, GY1 2NU

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Saint Peter Port
          400 m
        Airports
        • Guernsey (GCI)
          5.2km
        • The Blaye (ACI)
          36.3km
        Restaurants
        • Old Government House Brasserie (cuisine: Brasserie)
          50 m
        • Governor's Fine Dining Restaurant (cuisine: Indian)
          50 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2008
        • Number of rooms:
          62

        Hotel Awards

        GuernseyHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSaint Peter PortOld Government House

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Luxury Hotels in Guernsey

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        Old Government House Location

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • Stephen Andrews - 400 m

        Popular areas

        • City Center - 300 m

        Theaters

        • St James Concert & Assembly Hall - 100 m

        Local Attractions

        • Wid Subtropical Garden - 2.5km
          Sausmarez Manor
        • Vazon Bay - 5.6km
          Castel
        • The Little Chapel - 3.9km
          Les Vauxbelets
        • German Occupation Museum - 14.8km
          Les Houards

        Near the hotel

        • Ben Le Prevost Chocolatier - 430 m
          6 Mill Street,, St Peter Port
        • La Vallette Underground Military Museum - 1.2km
          La Vallette, St Peter Port

        Restaurants Nearby

        • Old Government House Brasserie - 50 m

          Address: Hirzel Street
          Phone: 01481 738604

          81% likes this, based on 51 reviews
          Cuisine: Brasserie
          Price Range: GBP 19 - GBP 25

        • Afternoon Tea at Old Government House Hotel - 50 m

          Address: St. Ann's Place
          Phone: +44 (0) 1481 738604

          73% likes this, based on 42 reviews

        • Le Petit Bistro - 200 m

          Address: 56 Lower Pollet
          Phone: 01481 725055

          80% likes this, based on 326 reviews
          Cuisine: French
          Price Range: GBP 11 - GBP 110

        • Governor's Fine Dining Restaurant - 50 m

          Address: St Ann's Place

          86% likes this, based on 46 reviews
          Cuisine: Indian

        • Jimmy's - 80 m

          Address: St James Concert Hall
          Phone: 01481 711360

        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2008
        • Number of rooms:
          62

        Hotel Awards

        GuernseyHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSaint Peter PortOld Government House

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Luxury Hotels in Guernsey

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        Old Government House Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Old Government House

        Average guest rating

        8.6out of 10
        Exceptional
        Based on 35 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Location
        10.0
        Rooms
        10.0
        Service
        10.0
        Value
        9.0
        Dining
        10.0

        Individual guest reviews

        • Older travelers
          8.2

          The location was great.

          The Queen room we were given was one of the smallest we have ever stayed in. The shower in the bathroom was so small a contortionist would have found it difficult to get in and out of. The breakfast offering of Smoked Haddock was miserable in size hidden under one egg. Also the imposition of a discretionary service charge of 10% on all food and drink purchases was an imposition that was disgraceful when one considers the cost of the offerings here. I always like to make my own decisions on tipping and who it is paid to. This way of getting people to opt in to or out of tipping led us to cancel our planned dinner celebration at the hotel of our wedding anniversary.

        • Single
          6.6

          The breakfast and comforatble bed

          The outlook from the bedroom onto the car park and fire escape.

        • Group of friends
          10.0

          The attention to detail, excellent dining facilities,politeness and attention of staff, luxury and colonial surroundings.

          Parking arrangements

        • Older travelers
          7.4

          A very well appointed hotel particularly in the public areas and an excellent location for St Peterport. Attentive staff and a genteel atmosphere.

          The standard double rooms are cramped and dark and are certainly not value for money. I would recommend you seek an alternative if that is the only accommodation available.

        • Older travelers
          9.6

          The overall quality of the facilties, bar & eating areas, and the standard of service from all the staff

          Bedroom small, but made up for by the rest of the hotel

        • Older travelers
          7.8

          Very relaxing

          Room was small and not like advertised on website

        • Older travelers
          9.6

          Although, just a one night stay, a truly memorable one. The food was excellent, attention to detail second to none and we were thoroughly spoilt when the staff learned we were there for a celebration. An evening in The Governor's Restaurant is a must.

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          All aspects of our stay were enjoyable from lounging by the pool to exploring St. Peter Port to relaxing at the hotel bar and restaurants. Breakfast was a lovely experience to start the day - it was tranquil, relaxed and all dishes were cooked fresh. The staff were so polite and friendly at all times and nothing was too much effort. We had the 7 course dining menu on the Sunday evening of our stay and it trully was a wonderful experience. We can not fault this hotel and can only praise it and would recommend it.

          We didn't like having to leave - we wished we had booked a longer stay!!!!

        • Group of friends
          8.2

          The staff where fantastic, you often felt they went beyond the call of duty, proficiently professional, welcoming, down to earth and always helpful. The hotel truly pride's itself on ensuring client satisfaction and providing the finest 5 star service, to which it so delivers.

          Given the price and being one of the best hotel's on the island, I hope they finish the re-furnishing program soon on all rooms and bring about a little contemporary feeling to the younger generation.

        • Older travelers
          9.2

          The welcome and the staff, they couldn't do enough for you and nothing was too much trouble and they made our anniversary special

          The location. There was a lot of noise outside on Saturday night from young locals and we didn't get a lot of sleep. However, this was no fault of the hotels.

        • Older travelers
          8.2

          Great location, very professional and caring personel, nice english style interior, fine restaurant

          Room far too small. The announced king size bed was certainly not larger than 140 cm. The night was uncomfortable. Maybe the upgraded rooms are in better relation with the projected standard of the hotel.

        • Group of friends
          8.8

          Having stayed in hotels worldwide for business for over 40 years I knew on arrival that I would enjoy my first visit to OGH. It is rare for me to re-visit but I am very loyal and I will return.

          room 221 was a disappointment - 319 met expectations and I hope to book 127 next time. local knowledge is a powerful thing...

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          All of the staff were very friendly and attentive and the hotel facilities are excellent. The pristine white towels on the padded sunloungers around the outdoor pool just made it that bit more special.

        • Older travelers
          7.4

          Pleasant staff, good food, central location. Clean, tidy and well furnished. Hotel was good value for money

          The bedroom was very small to the extent that wardrobe door hit the bed on opening and there was no room for bedside cabinet on one side

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          the rooms were lovely the views beautiful,great breakfasts ,plenty of choice and exceptionally helpful staff. We enjoyed using the outdoor pool and great spa facilities.

          The cost of a glass of wine in The Brasserie . This stopped us using this facility as often as we would have liked.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Old Government House Hotel - Saint Peter Port Saint Peter Port location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        St Anns Place, Saint Peter Port, Guernsey, GY1 2NU

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Saint Peter Port
          400 m
        Airports
        • Guernsey (GCI)
          5.2km
        • The Blaye (ACI)
          36.3km
        Restaurants
        • Old Government House Brasserie (cuisine: Brasserie)
          50 m
        • Governor's Fine Dining Restaurant (cuisine: Indian)
          50 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2008
        • Number of rooms:
          62

        Hotel Awards

        GuernseyHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSaint Peter PortOld Government House

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Luxury Hotels in Guernsey

        Use Badge

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