Guest Facilities

guest library with books

After a fabulous day out exploring the south coast, or taking in the sights (and shops!) of St Peter Port, return to The Ellingham Cottages to recharge your batteries.  We offer a range of facilities and services to help you and your family have an enjoyable and relaxing stay.

Great for Children!

Toys & Games

A range of board & card games, toys, lego duplo, train sets and baby toys

Cots, high chairs, stair gates

Please request before your arrival, so your cottage is set up as you need it

Childrens' books

Large selection of books for those quiet moments curled up together

Childrens' DVDs

Suitable from infants through to teenagers for when a little time-out is needed

Large garden, with football posts

Because every holiday deserves some kick-around time

Wendy house with play kitchen

For creating culinary delights such as daisy cakes!

Activity packs

Available on request, with Guernsey-themed puzzles and activities

Safety packs

Including socket covers, night lights and fitted sheets with side inserts to stop middle of the night bumps from falling out of bed – available on prior request

Baby-sitting (extra charge)

We can recommend our babysitter who has looked after our children for years.

Children’s bike/ tag along hire (charge applies)

Go-Cycle have a wide range of bikes, electric bikes & tag-alongs - and will deliver and collect direct to The Ellingham Cottages.

Cottage with a bath (on request)

Some, not all of our cottages have a bath with overhead shower – we will do our best to meet your request

Great for You!

Complimentary Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi is available in all rooms of all cottages.

On-Site Car Parking

On-site parking - plus you can borrow a ‘parking clock’ from the Office for free parking across the Island (£5 deposit).

Complimentary Welcome Groceries

The Ellingham provide holiday guests with a selection of local produce for a snack on arrival

Complimentary Other Useful Stuff

Don’t sweat the small stuff – we provide an intial supply of cling film, kitchen roll, tin foil, bin bags, washing-up liquid, cloths, tea towels, toilet rolls & mini toiletries.


Experience the Guernsey way to get 5 a day – we have our own Hedge Veg stall, complete with ‘Honesty Box’

Housekeeping Service

Your super-clean cottage will have a mid-week 'spruce-up', so you can spend more time enjoying your holiday

Bedding and Towels

We provide quality Egyptian cotton bed linen and towels for that little bit of luxury

Get your morning off to a great start…

We provide alarm clocks, bathrobes, hairdryers and a cafetiere to get your day off to a great start

TVs and DVDs

Enjoy a quiet night in with a 32” flat screen TV, DVD player, free-sat channels, plus extensive Film Library

Guest Library

Well stocked with up-to-date titles, plus lots of ideas for activities, walks and excursions.

Outdoor Living

The large back garden is a natural place to play croquet, enjoy an al-fresco lunch, or enjoy a summer evening making use of one the freely available BBQs.

Customer Service

Daily presence of the owners to make sure your holiday is as great as it can be

Laundry Facilities

There is a washing machine & clothes airer in every cottage, plus shared tumble dryer and washing lines.