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Guest Facilities

View over Moulin Huet bay

After a fabulous day out exploring the beaches, or taking in the sights and shops of St Peter Port, return to your holiday home to recharge your batteries.  We offer a range of facilities and services to help you and your family have an enjoyable and relaxing stay.  Click on the options below to find out more about what is available at each Ellingham complex. If you are a guest staying at our complex at Bordeaux, you are welcome to visit our St Martins complex and make use of the facilities there.

Great for Children!

Toys & Games

At the Cottages in St Martins, there is a Guest Library with a range of board & card games, toys, lego duplo, train sets and baby toys.  At the Apartments at Bordeaux, we provide a selection of games and cards in each property.

Cots, high chairs, stair gates

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

Childrens' books

At the Cottages in St Martins, there is a large selection of books in the Guest Library for those quiet moments curled up together.  Guests staying at the Bordeaux Apartments can request that a selection of children's books are put into the apartment for their arrival.  

Childrens' DVDs

At the Cottages in St Martins, there is an extensive library of DvDs suitable from infants through to teenagers for when a little time-out is needed.  As for books, guests at the Bordeaux Apartments can request a selection for their stay.  

Large garden, with football posts - St Martins only

Because every holiday deserves some kick-around time. 

Activity packs

Available on request, with Guernsey-themed puzzles and activities

Safety packs

Including socket covers, night lights and bed guards to stop middle of the night bumps from falling out of bed – available on prior request

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

Go-Cycle has a wide range of bikes, electric bikes & tag-alongs - and will deliver to and collect from each Ellingham complex. 

Cottage with a bath (on request)

At the Cottages in St Martins, some cottages have a bath with an overhead shower.At the Apartments at Bordeaux, Lihou Apartment has a bath (sleeps 3 people).   Should accommodation with a bath be your preference, please just ask and 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 properties. 

On-Site Car Parking

On-site parking is available at both complexes  - plus you can borrow a ‘parking clock’ from us to provide you with free parking across the Island. 

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 at each complex, complete with ‘Honesty Box’ for payments.

Housekeeping Service

Your super-clean holiday home will additionally have a mid-week spruce-up and change of towels, 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 bathrobes, hairdryers and a cafetiére to get your day off to a great start.

TVs and DVDs

Enjoy a quiet night in with a flat-screen TV, DVD player, free-sat channels, plus extensive Film Library (which is at the St Martins complex).

Guest Library

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

Outdoor Living

The Ellingham Cottages has a large back garden which is perfect to play the variety of outdoor games we have, or enjoy a summer evening making use of one the freely available BBQs.  The Ellingham Apartments at Bordeaux has a raised smaller garden, with picnic tables to enjoy your al-fresco lunch.


Customer Service

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

Laundry Facilities

At the Cottages, there is a washing machine & clothes airer in every cottage, plus use of the shared tumble dryer and rotary washing lines in the garden.  At the Apartments at Bordeaux, some of the properties have washing machines.  However, there is also a  laundry room with washing machines and dryers, that are free for guest use.