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Belfast
Reviewed September 3, 2014

This guest house is very central to all amenities in St Helier also the beach is just at the bottom of the street at the top of the street it takes you to town and bus station , the rooms are adequate and are cleaned everyday also the cooked breakfast is delicious , we were both made very welcome by...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 2, 2014

We really enjoyed staying here for a week. Loved the hosts and their local area knowledge. It was our anniversary and we had the best time. Thank you once again for all the help. There are good Indian restaurants in the area that serve authentic Indian food.

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Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here on a short break and was made welcome as soon as we arrived. Very helpful staff always willing to help, rooms adequate for what we needed and cleaned every day. Great choice of breakfast to set you up for the day. Would certainly recommend and will definitely stay again

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2Thank seve1962
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 7, 2014

The guest house is conveniently situated for most amenities in St Helier and very close to a bus stop. We found it very clean and comfortable, the only possible problem was that there is no lift but we were given help with our luggage. The beds were comfortable. However it was rather hot at night under a big duvet and...

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Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 1, 2014

Ten minutes walk from the port, and five minutes from the bus station, the location is ideal for a visitor to Jersey without a car! The host is welcoming, the rooms clean and comfortable, clean towels daily and a good breakfast to start the day. The summer bus service on Jersey is regular and reliable, taking visitors to every corner...

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 30, 2014

we had a lovely warm welcome when we arrived and this feeling was there throughout our stay, the room we had was immaculately clean,the beds were clean and comfi, towels clean every day, the breakfast was cooked to perfection ,not a trace of fat even on the fried eggs!! johns the owner always cheerful and had lots of knowledge of...

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1Thank linda-madge
Buckley, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 20, 2014

We have just spent a week at the Kensington and couldn't fault anything. We received a warm welcome and our luggage was carried to our room. Everything was spotlessly clean, bed very comfortable and clean towels were put out every day. Breakfast set you up for the day, prepared freshly for you. John, the owner, was full of fun, also...

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Thank Andrea F
Fougeres, France
Reviewed June 15, 2014

We had the family room. It was big, clean and quiet. Bathroom a bit small... Home made and fresh english breakfast with great service. The owner is very helpful. 5 minutes walk from the center and the beach. We recommend !

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Thank Delphine133
Saint-Brieuc, France
Reviewed June 15, 2014

This guest house is perfectly situated (between downtown and the sea front) The rooms are clean and the typical english breakfast is very good. Our hostess was a real sunbeam, her good mood was a pleasure. I'm going to Jersey with my mom since years now, we've tried many guests houses and the Kensington made the difference. It will be...

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Yarmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 12, 2013

As always a great holiday. we go for six weeks a year and can not fault it. The people that seem to run down this guest house down should go to some where that caterers for all there needs and pay for it through the nose. we have a good hearty breakfast sets you up for the day. a laugh...

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Address: 21, Kensington Place, St. Helier JE2 3PA
Location: United Kingdom > Channel Islands > Jersey > St. Helier
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Kensington Guest House Hotel St. Helier
Kensington Guest House Jersey/St. Helier
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“Rooms at the back are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles maryo620, Jul 7, 2014 | Read review
“email or telephone for advise they are very helpful”
 of 5 bubbles linda-madge, Jun 30, 2014 | Read review
“Room 12 was ok. Room 2 can be noisy at weekends.”
 of 5 bubbles GaryD50, Aug 8, 2013 | Read review
“We stayed at the front the first time but it was bit noisy in the evenings. The last two visits we stayed in room 11 at the back on the first floor and apart from the seagulls didn't hear any noise at all.”
 of 5 bubbles sah897, Aug 2, 2013 | Read review
“all rooms are immaculate from other guests we met comments”
 of 5 bubbles 856KeithH856, Jun 17, 2013 | Read review
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