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Ellingham Self-Catering Cottages - Wonderful cottages by stunning cliffs & bays

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The Ellingham Cottages has 12 self-catering holiday cottages set in large grounds.
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
St Martins, Guernsey, Channel Islands
Visit Guernsey and enjoy the relaxed pace of days gone by. The Ellingham Cottages have a selection of two and three bedroom cottages - all fully equipped, spacious, spotless and comfortable. With a large garden and guest library stocked with up-to-date titles, games, toys and beach items, there is plenty to do. We provide a welcome hamper with local Guernsey produce, so that you can sit and relax as soon as you arrive.

The Ellingham Cottages are in a rural area yet only a few minutes walk from grocery stores, many restaurants and pubs, an old-fashioned bakery, post office, chemist and petrol station.

A ten minutes walk will take you to Guernsey’s dramatic cliffs and beaches. From here, you can take coastal and harbour paths the entire perimeter of the island, should you wish!

Plus, the Cottages are only five minutes drive to the q...
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Listing #HL177170
About the Owner
Simon and Fiona E
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2011
Interaction with guests
When you arrive at The Ellingham Cottages, there will be someone to welcome you and to show you your cottage and other facilities. The owners are found each day in the Office (or pottering!) and are more than happy to chat and provide guidance and recommendations on what to do to make the most of your holiday in Guernsey.
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Reviewed 15 August 2018

Nice well maintained and clean accommodation with everything needed. Washing machine really useful. Very large garden with space for kids to run about and toys and bbq to borrow. Well stocked library with books, leaflets, dvd’s Etc. Walking distance to Co-Op which is handy. All...More

Thank Robert C
Fiona_Ellingham, VR Owner at Ellingham Self-Catering Cottages - Wonderful cottages by stunning cliffs & bays, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2018

Brilliant - so pleased that you had a good holiday and liked your stay at The Ellingham. Enjoy what's left of the summer! Fiona

Reviewed 23 July 2018

Just back from a weeks stay at Ellingham Cottages and what a fantastic week it's been. Started with a lovely warm friendly welcome from Fiona, nothing is too much trouble for both her and Simon, lovely couple. Stayed in cottage number 12, great facilities, really...More

Thank Sarah C
Fiona_Ellingham, VR Owner at Ellingham Self-Catering Cottages - Wonderful cottages by stunning cliffs & bays, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2018

Thank you ever so much for leaving us a review - it is very much appreciated. I am so pleased that you and your family enjoyed a great holiday in Guernsey. Noted re plastic glasses and plates - it is something that we will consider...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2018

We stayed in cottage number 2 which was perfect for a family of 3 with 2 bedrooms upstairs. We had a couple of issues with the shower, but Fiona and Simon were very responsive and the problem was quickly fixed so we were very pleased....More

Thank Paul G
Fiona_Ellingham, VR Owner at Ellingham Self-Catering Cottages - Wonderful cottages by stunning cliffs & bays, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Thank you very much for leaving a review - we really appreciate it. The shower issue was a strange one, but am pleased that we managed to sort it quickly for you - and that you had a great time in Guernsey. Hopefully see you...More

Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Please inform us of your travel plans, so that we know what time to expect you on the day of your arrival.
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Queen
    1 Crib
    2 Twins
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About the neighbourhood
The Ellingham is situated in St Martins - considered one of the most picturesque parishes in this beautiful island. Within walking distance of the Cottage are tranquil green lanes ideal for leisurely walks and bike rides; the stunning south-coast cliffs for scenic hikes; and quiet sandy bays perfect for sunbathing away from the crowds.

Heading in the other direction in just a few minutes walk is the parish 'high street', with shops, bakery, supermarkets, M&S Food Hall, garages, pubs, cashpoint and pharmacy.

Events are ongoing throughout the year include the Heritage Festival (Spring) and Food Festival (September). We can provide information on Tasty Walks combining two of life's greatest pleasures - stunning walks and delicious food!
Getting around
There is a regular bus service that runs past the cottage. The bus service is excellent - cheap, reliable and friendly drivers! This service travels to several places, including the main town of St Peter Port. There is also a circular bus route which you can pick up from The Ellingham which takes you all around the island.
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Guernsey Airport: 5.0 km
Ferry: St Peter Port Harbour: 3.0 km
Guernsey is an easy 30 minute flight from a number of UK airports on the following carriers: Aurigny, Flybe and Blue Islands. Condor operates a ferry service from Portsmouth and Poole in the UK, St. Malo in France and Jersey. Hire Cars are readily available although many guests choose to walk, ride bikes or use the reliable and frequent Guernsey bus.

More detailed instructions on how to get to The Ellingham Cottages by car, by bus, or by taxi, are available to guests after booking. Instructions are provided for both Guernsey Airport and St Peter Port Harbour.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.0 km.
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