Directions

Driving in Guernsey to Ellingham Cottages

from The Airport

Directions:

  1. View below map - red dotted line shows your journey.
  2. Drive out of the airport/car hire complex and turn left onto the main road, the Rue des Landes.  
  3. Continue along this road.  You will go through two sets of traffic lights.  
  4. You will eventually reach the end of the road, which has a 'filter in turn' box (yellow grid painted on road, plus ‘Filter’ sign.  Cars take it in turns to cross the filter, no one has priority).   Turn right on to La Grande Rue of St Martins village. 
  5. Drive through St Martin's village until reach traffic lights, with 'Iceland ' supermarket on your right.  Turn right at these traffic lights, on to Les Camps du Moulin, which is our road. 
  6. Approx 50 yards after the bus triangle (& 'Living Room' estate agents), The Ellingham Cottages is on your right.  
  7. Drive into The Ellingham and towards the back there are parking spaces on the left-hand side.  The office is in the large building at the far right at the back.
  8. The journey time should be approximately 10 -12 minutes. 

Getting a Bus:

Guernsey Airport is served by routes 92, 93, 94 and 95, which provide a service into St Martins from the airport every 15 minutes on Monday through to Saturday.  The fare is just £1. 

Getting a Taxi:

Guernsey has a regulated, licensed taxi service with a rank located directly outside the terminal building.  Demand for taxis can be especially high early morning or during the evening, so it's advisable to book in advance whenever possible - click to view information on Guernsey Taxis and a list of taxi telephone numbers.   The journey to The Ellingham Cottages will cost approximately £15.

from the Harbour

Directions:

  1. The exit route out of the ferry terminal leads to North Beach roundabout (it has a tall flag mast erected on it).  Take the first left at the roundabout (which relatively immediately directs you through a set of traffic lights).
  2. Stay in outside (left) lane, proceeding along the seafront.  You will reach a small roundabout (with car park on pier to left). Carry straight on over roundabout and subsequently continue through the next set of traffic lights (with the bus terminus on your right). 
  3. Continue and then drive up the steep and twisty hill (Val des Terres).  At the top of the hill there is a roundabout - turn left on to Fort Road.
  4. Continue straight. You will pass Sausmarez Manor (on your right).  At traffic lights, go straight ahead (past 'Iceland' supermarket) and you will be on Les Camps du Moulin, which is our road.
  5. Approx 50 yards after the bus triangle (& 'Living Room' estate agents), The Ellingham Cottages is on your right.  
  6. Drive into The Ellingham and towards the back there are parking spaces on the left-hand side.  The office is in the large building at the far right at the back.
  7. The journey time should be approximately 8 -10 minutes. 

Getting a Bus:

You can catch a bus to The Ellingham Cottages from the main bus terminus on South Esplanande, just a 10 minute walk from the ferry port (turn left when you reach the seafront).  The best routes are 91, 93, 94 and 95.  The fare is just £1.

Getting a Taxi:

The nearest taxi rank to the harbour is on the other side of North Beach roundabout (the large roundabout with flagpole immediately on exiting the quay.  Alternatively, you can pre-book a taxi - click to view information on Guernsey Taxis and a list of taxi telephone numbers.   The journey to The Ellingham Cottages will cost between £7 - £10 and take approximately 6 minutes.