Tips and useful information from Europcar Guernsey Channel Islands

Europcar is the most established car rental operator having traded in the Channel Islands since 1957. As the islands' premier hire car hire company we continually strive to offer our customers the very best in service along with quality latest model vehicles at the most competitive prices. We also feel due to our longstanding presence in the islands that we are well qualified to be able to offer our customers additional service and information on where to go, what attractions to visit and which restaurants we recommend. There is, of course, so much to discover in both islands and we can by no means include all that is available to you but here are a few of our top recommendations which we hope you might find useful when visiting our beautiful islands.  

 

CATHERINE BEST

Email: sales@catherinebest.com | Web: www.catherinebest.com

One of the most prominent landmarks of the parish of St.Martins is the historic Mill which houses Catherine Best's studio. Catherine Best is an internationally acclaimed, award winning jewellery designer who has designed beautiful, bespoke and limited edition jewellry for over 25 years. Catherine has won international acclaim for her work with rare gemstones. Her latest collection features a magnitude of new designs incorporating timeless diamonds and gemstones of the highest quality ranging from traditional sapphire and ruby to more exotic spinel and pink paraiba tourmaline. A visit to her studio is a wondrous experience where you can peruse her new collections in comfort while finding out about her latest projects. Discover Catherine's spectacular jewellry in the historic and magical settings of the Mill studios in St.Martins. Tip - open seven days a week with plenty of parking. 

 

Square Blush


Da Nello's

Tel: 00-44-(0)1481-721522 | Web: www.danello.gg

Situated in the centre of  St. Peter Port da Nello's offers without doubt some of the finest food you will ever eat - not just in Guernsey, but possibly anywhere. The menu and wine list is comprehensive and served in a traditional Italian style atmosphere. There is a wonderful choice of fresh fish, shellfish, pastas and meat dishes. Our favourites include roasted sweet balsamic onions, champignons rochelle, lobster linguini, fettucine with crab and rack of lamb in a red wine and port reduction. Accompany this with a fine  Muscadet, Sancerre, Burgundy or Chianti. Tip - romantic and truly splendid. A complimentary rose is given to all lady diners at the end of the evening making them feel truly special !

                  Da Nello


Martel Maides Estate Agents

Tel: 01481 713463 | Email: Info@martelmaides.co.uk | Web: www.martelmaides.co.uk

Martel Maides is one of the leading, longest established and most successful estate agents in Guernsey. Their website is regularly updated with a comprehensive listing of domestic sales, rentals and commercial properties. Please refer to their website for the most recent property listings. Their offices are conveniently situated in the High Street in central St.Peter Port where you will be dealt with by staff members of both the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and the National Association of Estate Agents. Tip - when visiting their offices it is advisable to park at the Crown Pier and take a short walk to the High Street.  

Admiral Park


Christie's Restaurant & Brasserie

Tel: +44(0)1481 - 726624 | Email: info@christierestaurant.com | Web: www.christierestaurant.com

Christie's Bistrot, Bar and Restaurant is the perfect place to visit whether it be with friends on holiday or work colleagues on a business trip. It is ideally situated in the heart of St.Peter Port and offers fine food in a very relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Their is an extensive and very varied menu, so, if you fancy shepherd's pie or sausage & mash in the brasserie or grilled local scallops in garlic butter in the a la carte restaurant.... the choice is yours! There is also an extensive selection on the fabulous three course 'early dinner menu'  served between 5.15pm and 7pm in the restaurant and until 10pm in the brasserie - all for only £10.95.  Tip - try one of the fabulous cocktails on offer from their mouth watering cocktail list before dining!

 Christies Terrace