2022 is set to confirm that this idyllic, nine-by-five-mile island is still the ideal getaway. A short hop from over 20 UK airports, or an easy ferry ride from Poole or Portsmouth, Jersey has plenty in store whether you’re a seasoned traveller or if it’s your first time stepping onto our shores. From new places to rest your head, delightfully fresh dining experiences and the latest things to see and do, Jersey will keep a smile on your face for your whole holiday.

Stay.

New places to call home on your island break.

The Moorings Hotel – This long-time favourite has recently undergone a refurbishment, whilst retaining its original charm and character. Situated in the heart of Gorey Pier on the east coast of Jersey, The Moorings is a year-round hotspot. This boutique hotel now boasts four single rooms, eleven double rooms and several family rooms, many of which offer exceptional views over the Royal Bay of Grouville. The Moorings also offer a locally sourced rotating menu, including Grouville oysters and Jersey lobster.

Premier Inn, St. Helier – The construction of a second 122-room Premier Inn in St. Helier has broken ground. At the new Bath Street development, known as Merchant’s Square, you’ll discover all the familiar conveniences of Premier Inn in the heart of St. Helier, making it the perfect base for your island escape.

Tea Field Cottages – There’s nothing more soothing that a good cup of tea, so what better place to hideaway during your island getaway than on a tea plantation? The recently renovated two-bedroom granite cottages, Matcha and Bancha, date back to 1731 and offer luxury self-catering accommodation with stunning countryside views. The cottages, which each have their own barbecue patio, adjoin the owners of The Jersey Tea Company’s house, one of two tea producers in the island. Both create hand-crafted, loose leaf premium products from tea grown at four sites.

Eat and drink.

Tuck in at these fresh dining and drinking joints.

The Watchmaker – Inspired by his hotelier grandfather, Bruno Santos-Costa bought one of the oldest buildings in St. Helier to open a wine and charcuterie bar. The oldest record of this establishment is from 1871 when it was owned by the Edgar brothers, who were watchmakers. Named after its historical past, The Watchmaker serves gourmet sharing platters, with charcuterie and cheese, along with a wide selection of wines, with over 50 reds and whites on offer… cheers.

 

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The Beach Club – Randalls Jersey is excited to introduce another hot spot to its chain of restaurants across the island this spring. The Beach Club will sit pretty on the boardwalk of St. Brelade’s Bay offering a relaxed beach side club spot for both family and friends to enjoy delicious food and sunset cocktails. It promises to be the perfect brunch spot after a thrilling morning of surfing or even the ideal setting to let your hair down for dinner and drinks all night long.

Bohemia – Celebrating 17 years of Michelin-stars, this fine dining haven located within The Club Hotel & Spa in St. Helier, has retained its Michelin-star for another year under new Head Chef Callum Graham, who was appointed in January 2020. Bohemia remains the only restaurant in Jersey to hold a Michelin-star. Bohemia has also been rated in the top 1000 Restaurants in the World by LA LISTE 2022, the only restaurant in the Channel Islands to be listed. A visit to Bohemia isn’t to be missed if you like the taste of the finer things or are looking for a special spot to spend an evening.

See and do.

Don’t miss out on trying all the latest things in Jersey.

Jersey Fine Tea Tour – For those who love a brew, Jersey Fine Tea offers a 2.5-hour exploration of the island’s tea history. The Jersey Fine Tea Tour explores one of its three gardens where visitors can enjoy a walk in the tea fields before learning more about the intricacies of tea-making at the processing site. And, of course, the tour ends with a refreshing tasting of the Jersey Fine Tea collection.

 

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Jersey Seafaris Picnic Packages – How about a picnic in one of the most secluded and unique landscapes in the the Channel Islands? Step aboard a Jersey Seafaris boat and whizz out to explore precious offshore reefs, islands and sandbanks of Les Ecréhous and Les Minquiers. Ask the team to add a delicious, locally sourced picnic to your trip to make your day even more scrumptiously special. Options include a Good Stone BBQ Chef serving up wood fired feasts, a Binney & Boarder Picnic providing local seasonal offerings, or artisan grazing platters from the Jersey Grazing Company.

 

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