Do you feel like you can already see the dip in your mood after the summer sun fades? (Yes, we’re being optimistic!)
Fear not – September and October is looking brighter with today’s Big Deal on a three night stay in St Helier, the capital of Jersey.
Balmy beaches, cliffside walks, castles and a fascinating history make Jersey, the largest of the Channel Islands, a superb location for a short break in the autumn months.
Billed as ‘an island that’s small on size, but big on personality’, Jersey has lots to explore and you can discover it all with today’s Big Deal from The Travel Company Edinburgh (TTCE).
Direct from Edinburgh or Glasgow airports
The Big Deal flies you direct to Jersey from Edinburgh Airport or Glasgow International Airport, and provides three nights bed and breakfast accommodation in a Classic double or twin room at the three star Inn Boutique in St Helier.
The city breaks fly out from Edinburgh Airport on the following dates in 2018:
6th, 20th October
Outbound flights depart from Edinburgh at 11:10, arriving in Jersey at 12:50. Inbound flights depart at 13:20, arriving at 14:55.
Glasgow flights are available for the following 2018 dates:
4th, 6th, 11th, 18th, 25th, 27th October
Outbound flights depart from Glasgow at 11:40 on Saturdays and 11:10 on Thursdays, arriving in Jersey at 13:10 and 12:40 respectively. Inbound flights depart at 13:10 on Tuesdays and 15:55 on Sundays, arriving in Glasgow at 14:40 and 17:25 respectively.
Pre-booked seats are not included.
Stylish St Helier hotel
The Inn is an award-winning boutique hotel, restaurant and bar in St Helier.
Around a ten to fifteen minute walk from the centre of town, The Inn is a three star property offering comfortable accommodation, free WiFi, concierge services, and an arcade/game room.
Classic rooms feature LCD televisions with satellite, WiFi and private bathrooms. Conveniences include laptop-compatible safes and desks, a hospitality tray and a snack basket.
Guests are welcome to book in to The Restaurant at The Inn for breakfast, lunch or dinner.
The team of chefs offer an extensive menu with choices to suit everyone, including a large range of unique vegetarian dishes, and a superb wine list too.
See & do
Jersey’s compact size makes it easy to fit plenty into a short time.
From beach walks to seafari trips on RIBs, there is plenty to see and do on Jersey.
If you want to delve into the island’s history, there are several incredible sites to visit from La Hougue Bie at Grouville to Elizabeth Castle at St Aubin.
Food fans may wish to take a vineyard walk at La Mare Wine Estate. This 20 acre working estate is well known for both its wines and popular Jersey Apple Brandy Cream.
The Inn Boutique has picked up plenty of positive feedback from guests on TripAdvisor, including the following recent reviews, edited for length:
‘Great, welcoming, attentive hotel… Throughout our stay the staff were extremely helpful and attentive… The rooms are lovely and have everything you need… The location is in a very good walk-able distance from the centre…’
‘Would recommend… First time staying with here, friendly staff and great service. Comfy bed with everything I needed in a room…’
‘Was here a few years ago and it was good then. Back here 2018 and they have had a major makeover. Stayed on the first floor… couldn’t fault it, all mod cons… Food was great… really friendly staff to make you welcome… Would definitely come back here again.’
This Big Deal on a Jersey island break would be ideal for an autumn break.
We can’t guarantee the weather but we’re pretty confident that when the sun does put in an appearance, it will be showing its face boldly in the Channel Islands before the Central Belt.
Whether you want a romantic getaway, a walking holiday or a simple change of scene, this Big Deal on flights from Edinburgh or Glasgow and a three night stay on Jersey ticks all the boxes.