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“Restaurant well worth a visit”
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The Moorings Hotel
Ranked #2 of 5 Hotels in St. Martin
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed November 25, 2013

we didnt stay here , we just happened to be looking for somewhere to eat. we tried their tennerfest evening meal menu, it was just brilliant the food,service and value just couldnt be beaten.£15 per head for a 3 course meal that was just scrumptous...The only dissapointment was the fact we couldnt go there again as it was booked up, otherwise I think we could have lived in the restaurant. The appearance from outside was deceptive and just didnt prepare you for the quality of food. We will be back there again on our next visit to Jersey

Room Tip: Didnt stay there . just dined in the restaurant
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  • Stayed: October 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed November 2, 2013

I have reported on the Tennerfest series of menus and meals in the Channel Islands in other reviews and we ate at this hotel recently. The 3 course meal was excellent with good and friendly service from the owners and her staff. We met friends there who eat there weekly. As it is Tennerfest the cost was just £20.

Room Tip: Although this is listed as an hotel, which it is, the dining facilities are open to all and should n...
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  • Stayed: October 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed October 30, 2013

six of us stayed at the Moorings last Friday for a overnight break and dinner in conjunction the Jersey Tennerfest , fantastic value , brillant food and a great atmosphere with a very warm welcome from the Walkers who run the Moorings , could not fault any of it . Keep up the good work

Room Tip: dont just go for meal stay overnight its great value and you wont have to give any money to the lice...
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  • Stayed: October 2013, traveled with friends
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1  Thank reggio1623
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Reviewed August 31, 2013

I read the reviews of this hotel prior to going to Jersey for the Leicester Tigers fixture, and I would like to add my views to the others on Tripadvisor.
We stayed for three days in a room overlooking the Harbour, it was a little bit warm one evening, but the bed was comfortable and we slept well.
As previously said on these reviews Gorey is not a busy place and if you want shiny hotels and nightlife you probably need to stay in St Hellier, however I found it quite charming and very relaxing during my stay, and the wife enjoyed it too!
I found the staff to be very helpful and always polite, they went out of their way to ensure we had an enjoyable experience (Take a bow Szabi and all the staff)
We had breakfast here and it was hot and well cooked , there was also quite a lot of it, they are also using locally sourced produce which is a bonus.
We had one evening meal this was fajitas and it was excellent!! we ate outside with a very nice bottle of wine to accompany it was reasonably priced and once again the staff went out of their way to accommodate our requirements.
The Hotel is an old renovated building and so expect it to be a little noisy at times, the cleaners are prompt and appear to be clog dancing around 0930 just outside in the corridor, which, if you are a light sleeper may cause problems, but difficult to see how it could be any different.
Overall we both enjoyed our stay at the Moorings and will hopefully go again next year.

Room Tip: Harbour view rooms are very pleasant during summer.
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  • Stayed: August 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed August 26, 2013

What a real shame to experience such a disappointing stay in the beautiful location right on the edge of Gorey Harbour. The bedroom, whilst clean, was reminiscent of an outdated 1970/1980's B&B: peach tiled bathroom suite; tiniest of room space outside of the bedstead; a Corby trouser-press and with the exception of the hotel receptionist, the staff appeared discontent and lacking in any sparkle or enthusiasm whatsoever.

For a hotel known to serve lovely breakfasts, our breakfast room experience was not reflective of such a reputation and although our room rate was inclusive of breakfast, we elected to eat elsewhere after the first morning.

I am certain The Moorings has great potential, it is just such a shame to see it go to waste.

Room Tip: Ensure you book an updated room with a sea view and consider a room only basis: there are some fanta...
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  • Stayed: August 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed August 14, 2013

Not stayed here, but had lunch outside overlooking the harbour
We all had mussels in various sauces. I went for the curry sauce and a pint of ale.
Sounds funny, but really lush and madras strength curry sauce. Different, but tasty
great food, great position.

  • Stayed: August 2013, traveled with family
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Reviewed August 11, 2013

Just back from a 3 night stay at The Moorings Hotel. Very friendly reception, lovely sea view room overlooking the harbour, all clean and very well presented. Never experienced a breakfast like it. Would certainly stay again if the opportunity arises.

  • Stayed: August 2013, traveled with family
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Address: Gorey Pier, St. Martin JE3 6EW
Location: United Kingdom > Channel Islands > Jersey > St. Martin
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Ranked #2 of 5 Hotels in St. Martin
Price Range: $76 - $182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Moorings Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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