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The Old Government House Hotel & Spa

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Coulsdon
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

First visit to Guernsey and the Old Government Hotel and Spa was in the perfect location to be. From the minute that we walked in the staff were friendly and attentive. We had our first meal in the curry room and the food was beautiful, as was the wine flight which was wine chosen by the chef. The next night... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a long weekend / mini-first year wedding anniversary getaway with my wife to the OGH. We had spent our wedding in one of Red Carnation 's London hotels, so chose the place based on reputation. Did not disappoint! The hotel was quite accommodating in providing a room far away from a wedding celebration and we had peace and quiet... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 431 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We last stayed two years ago and rarely return to the same place but our last stay had been so good that we decided to return. I booked the same classic room which we had been happy with. Very small but comfortable. Before our visit I had an e mail to inform us that there would be a function one... More 

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Epsom, United Kingdom
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122 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I visited here late October to celebrate an anniversary. We were looking forward to our stay here and I'm delighted to report that we were not disappointed. We were warmly greeted upon arrival and offered a glass of sparkling wine during our check-in process. This was indicative of the level of attentiveness and friendliness that all the... More 

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12 reviews
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Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed for 4 days at this hotel. I just can not say anything bad about them at all. Very friendly staff, impeccably clean, the food is first class, the rooms very comfortable. I challenge anyone to say the have stayed in a better hotel than this. There service and attention to guests is second to none. Thank you 😊... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016

There is a real sense of history here, you can imagine the German officers being billeted here. The decor is very sumptuous, I really liked the padded wallpaper with borders on each panel, I appreciate craftsmanship. 5 star hotels can seem impersonal and corporate but that is not the case here, the staff were friendly and welcoming. We took advantage... More 

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CURTIS3
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46 reviews
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Reviewed 27 October 2016

The hotel is decorate lovely and the rooms we saw were all beautifully furnished, albeit small. We were upgraded to a deluxe room and so relieved as the rooms we had were still very small so no idea what the standard room size was ! The service of the staff and the quality of food was very good though and... More 

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Bristol
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Reviewed 27 October 2016

I cannot speak highly enough of this hotel & staff. We visited Guernsey for the weekend with our children (4&5) and from the moment we checked in we were looked after so well. The children had their own small dressing gowns in the room and their own Oggie Bear on their beds. The evening turndown was a complete treat which... More 

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Essex, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 20 October 2016

The hotel building is rather dated, but that only adds to it's charm. We stayed in room 108, with large bay windows, from which we could see all of the other channel islands and harbour, quite a view to wake up to! The room was nicely decorated and clean, with plenty of literature regarding Guernsey and tourist attractions. Everything required... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

My husband and I were impressed as soon as we arrived at hotel with our hired car quickly taken away and stored in car park. We were then offered a glass of wine and then shown to our twin bedded room with sea view, very impressed. We were then shown round the rest of the luxurious hotel. Fruit and chocolates... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in the heart of Guernsey's capital, St Peter Port, commanding amazing views across the harbour and neighbouring islands. Sea facing rooms with balcony, gourmet dining, luxurious spa and heated outdoor pool make this hotel a destination in itself on this charming island escape. Celebrating 150 years of hospitality in 2008, the hotel offers unrivaled levels of service and a full range of leisure and corporate facilities to the discerning traveller. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Old Government House Hotel & Spa

Address: Ann's Place, St Peter Port, St Peter Port GY1 2NU
Region: United Kingdom > Channel Islands > Guernsey > St Peter Port
Price Range: ₹ 13,002 - ₹ 20,149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Old Government House Hotel & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 62
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Also Known As:
Old Government Hotel
Hotel Old Government
The Old Government House Hotel & Spa Guernsey/St Peter Port
Hotel Style:
#1 Luxury Hotel in St Peter Port
#1 Family Hotel in St Peter Port
#2 Romantic Hotel in St Peter Port
#4 Business Hotel in St Peter Port
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“Ask if there are any functions!!”
 of 5 bubbles 131janiceh, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“wonderful view from our room and everything spot on”
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“Upgrade to have a larger room / bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles TracyStAgnes, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Our bedroom was at the front of the hotel, but there was no noise from passing traffic etc. Very peaceful.”
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“A Sea View is a significant enhancement”
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