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Bay View Guest House

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4.0 of 5
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12 Havre des Pas, St Helier, JERSEY, St. Helier JE2 4UQ
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Ranked #5 of 24 St. Helier B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Oakham, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for a long weekend for the Liberation Celebrations. The owners were very helpful - giving us great advice on car hire saving us a fortune on car parking etc. There is no parking at the guest house. They were also very accommodating to us having to change our holiday plans at short notice. The bedroom was large, with... More 

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8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Comfortable guesthouse in a good location. 15 min walk into the centre. Breakfast was excellent with lots of choice. Terrific to have a microwave and fridge. Bus stop outside and a fantastic beach to walk on for miles. Enjoyable stay and welcoming hosts.

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Bangor, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

We stayed for a week at the Bay View during March and would fully recommend it. The addition of a 'fridge and microwave in the room was a pleasant, & unexpected addition. Very clean, homely, and fantastic breakfasts. Carolyn and Geoff are excellent hosts, they made out stay special, our thanks to them.

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Swansea, United Kingdom
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Stayed here with my partner for two nights and found this guesthouse not a pleasant experience. The owners were rarely to be found and took no interest in us apart from their interpretation of a welcome on arrival, 'this is your room, any problems, shout'. At check in they spoke to my partner and never acknowledged me being there, doubt... More 

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GMayger, Owner at Bay View Guest House, responded to this review

We can find no record of these purported guests from our own booking record or the Tourism registration cards which provides guests names and address. We also have no recollection of a couple from Wales staying in November 2014, which is our low season when we have few visitors, so we believe this review to be bogus. Furthermore it is... More 

Barnsley, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

As soon as we arrived we had to fill forms in, something we've never had to do before! The lady that greeted us was very miserable. We didn't feel very welcome at all. Our room was small and extremely old fashioned. It was like we had gone back in time. The en-suite bathroom was so tiny we couldn't move. The... More 

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GMayger, Owner at Bay View Guest House, responded to this review

We aim to provide a polite, professional and informative welcome to all our guests and if they are willing to respond in a positive manner then a great rapport can and is regularly established to the benefit of both parties. However if guests arrive and immediately feel that it is inappropriate to be asked to complete registration formalities which are... More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

My first visit to Jersey and really enjoyed it.The Bay View guest house was just what we were looking for.It was small friendly and clean.It has a Great little bar on site.It serves a very good breakfast in the morning,and its just a minute walk to the bay.With a bus stop just outside its makes it very easy to get... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

This was supposed to be a family holiday, but fortunately for me, the Hotel that my mum and sisters were booked into, was full, so I eventually ended up at the Bay View, It must be remembered that when Bay View was built, it had a Bay View, but after sea reclamation and building, it has lost this view, but... More 

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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Only spent 3 nights at Bayview, but with Caroline's help and advice got to see lots of lovely Jersey. Really nice breakfast and really cosy single room. Staff friendly. Great to be able to have a drink at the onsite bar.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We stayed for 4 nights with our two year old son and his grand parents. We had the mini suite which may be a bit small and decoration dated but was absolutely fine for our needs. The bathroom was a good size and whilst there isn't a bath the walk in shower was great. The room came with a large... More 

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France
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I haven't stayed in a guest house for years but this one has changed my opinion totally. I stayed for 3 nights in a nicely furnished room with everything I needed. Breakfast was excellent and service was friendly. I arrived on the early boat from France and so was able to book in at 9:30 without any fuss. I will... More 

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