Westhill Country Hotel
Travel Blogs from St. Helier
... rate. She survived the flight. So... The hostel. Arriving at the exact address for our advertised hostel, we came to a hotel with a completely different name - it looked okay though. A fairly rude lady checked us in, then took us over the road to another hotel, they then took us down a side alley to our dorm. It was at this point I had to repeatedly remind myself to 'embrace every minute'. There were 8 bunks, the last 2 in a separate room separated by a net curtain - it ...
Into St Peter Port today and had a stroll around the shopping area and waterfront for a couple of hours. Had lunch in a nice Italian restaurant on the waterfront, fresh caught crayfish, prawns and crab meat, absolutely beautiful.
Went to a nice pub for a short sharpie while Joseph went to Cubs and then home for dinner, a nice relaxing day.
A drive around the island and a coupe of walks this morning up hill and down dale, saw an old observation post - battery built and used during the napoleonic wars. Also saw quite a few gunnery posts built by the Germans in the Second World War during the occupation.
A quiet relaxing afternoon was a pleasant relief from all the rushing around we have been doing.
... ham, cheese, onions, mushrooms, eggs, etc. Very tasty washed down with local 'cidre’.
We moved one mile down the road to the other campsite we had found, then spent most of the day cleaning the van and then ourselves. A month’s worth of dirt on the van takes some shifting. We are sort of in wind-down mode now as it is almost the end of the ...
... be used for smuggling in the 17th and 18th centuries but is now mainly a crab and lobster fishing port. By this time I was quite hungry and could really have eaten some delicious fresh shellfish, so I was hoping to find a cockle and mussel stall somewhere. :-)
Once we were back in St. Helier, we decided we wouldn’t go straight back to the Adonia but would fulfil my quest for some seafood and then go and find a pub to ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet