Old Government House Hotel - Saint Peter Port

ex. Old Government House Hotel & Spa

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

Indoor swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Golf course

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Reflex massage

Massage

Steam bath

Jacuzzi

Overview

Old Government House Hotel is placed in a historic area of Saint Peter Port in the vicinity of Jersey Zoo, Greve de Lecq and Wid Subtropical Garden. This comfortable hotel was opened in 1858 and renovated in 2008.

Museums, the chapel and art galleries as well as bars and restaurants are at a close proximity to the hotel, set in the heart of Saint Peter Port and featuring a sun terrace, a spa center and a seasonal outdoor pool. The property is set 5 minutes' walk away from Ben Le Prevost Chocolatier, Castle Cornet and La Vallette Underground Military Museum.

Guests can reach Old Government House Hotel by car from Guernsey airport in 10 minutes.

Rooms

The hotel offers 62 luxurious rooms appointed with cable TV, free Wi-Fi, individual climate control, an in-room safe and ironing facilities. Some rooms feature a wonderful view over the sea. They also have coffee/tea makers and an electric kettle available for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Every morning starts with a complimentary cold buffet breakfast. The hotel’s prestigious restaurant serves a variety of local dishes. Guests can quench their thirst at Hotel bar with a favorite drink.

Services

24-hour security, 24-hour reception and 24-hour room service as well as a designated smoking area, free parking and allergy-free rooms are available for guests' use.

Relax

The hotel caters to families with child care and cribs. There are aerobics classes and a gym provided at Old Government House Hotel.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public 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
  • Children are welcome
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course
  • Aerobics

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Pet amenities available
  • 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/Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/Child services
  • Board games

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Health club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Steam bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Barbeque grills
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Ocean 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
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Rollaway beds
  • Chaise lounges
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

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

Kitchen facilities

  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator on request

Bedroom

  • Premium 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

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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)
    5.2 km
Restaurants
  • Old Government House 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

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Rooms and availability

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    Two Room Studio
    Bed type: King-size bed
    Size: 21 m²
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    • Air conditioning
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      Suite
      Bed type: King-size bed
      Size: 30 m²
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        Master Suite
        Bed type: King-size bed
        Size: 31 m²
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          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)
            5.2 km
          Restaurants
          • Old Government House 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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          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 - 2.5 km
            Sausmarez Manor
          • Vazon Bay - 5.6 km
            Castel
          • The Little Chapel - 3.9 km
            Les Vauxbelets
          • German Occupation Museum - 14.8 km
            Les Houards

          Near the hotel

          • Ben Le Prevost Chocolatier - 430 m
            6 Mill Street,, St Peter Port
          • La Vallette Underground Military Museum - 1.2 km
            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
            Price Range: CAD 38 - CAD 49

          • 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: CAD 22 - CAD 214

          • 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
          Superb
          Based on 35 reviews

          Rating by category:

          Location
          10.0
          Rooms
          10.0
          Service
          10.0
          Value
          9.0
          Dining
          10.0

          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)
            5.2 km
          Restaurants
          • Old Government House 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