The Old Government House offers 63 elegantly stylish rooms and suites, each individually designed to cater for a wide range of tastes and preferences. The decor is in keeping with the historic nature of the building, and every room and suite includes all the modern comforts you’d expect, from en-suite bath and shower to air conditioning, tea and coffee making facilities, complimentary mineral water as well as an in-room safe.
All rooms and suites offer cable television, pay per view movies and radio. Complimentary internet access is provided throughout the hotel, in all rooms and public areas. Guests without a laptop can access the internet through their television in each room, and complimentary WiFi is available throughout the hotel.
The Old Government House Hotel has maintained an excellent reputation for superb dining and a remarkable cellar for longer than anyone can remember. From hearty breakfasts to light snacks and al fresco lunches to exquisite dining, Chef Simon and his team provide guests with a succession of delightfully presented treats, prepared from the finest local ingredients. The hotel boasts a Gold Award from VisitGuernsey.
“Using the very best of local produce along with my understanding of modern cookery techniques to extract great flavours from the ingredients, enables me to deliver you, our guests, dishes I am hugely proud of and passionate about.” Executive Chef, Simon McKenzie.
Guernsey and wellbeing naturally go together – the fresh sea air is a tonic in itself and you don’t have to spend long on a beach before you feel the cares of the world being gently lifted off your shoulders. Throw in the unhurried pace of life, with a dash of sunshine, and you have the perfect recipe for restoring your joie de vivre and nourishing your sense of inner peace.
A few hours on the island and even the most jaded visitor soon rediscovers their energy – and there’s no shortage of enjoyable ways to burn it off. There are miles of spectacular coastal and woodland walks, or you can explore the lanes and byways on a bicycle. You’ll also find no shortage of water sports, from sailing and sea fishing to diving and surfing, plus loads of museums and other attractions to be discovered.
The hotel itself has its own outdoor pool, plus a comprehensively equipped health club with top of the range fitness machines plus a team of personal trainers to assist you. There’s also a superb Spa with a group of therapists and selection of treatments and therapies to relax and rejuvenate you.
The Bailiwick of Guernsey offers your perfect holiday or short break, and is situated just a short journey from the UK. In hours, you could be exploring the wonderful coastal walks, cosmopolitan capital or white, sandy beaches and take advantage of the many activities the island has to offer.
Although Guernsey is a relatively small island you are never going to run out of fascinating, exciting and pleasurable ways to pass the time. There’s something for everyone whether you're the adventurous type, a water-lover or simply want to stroll through wonderful paths admiring the scenery. The hotel’s Concierge Team is always delighted to give advice and assistance for family activities, thrill-seeker adventures or leisurely ways to spend the day.