In the heart of St Helier lies The Apollo Hotel. A firm favourite with the returning traveller, the Apollo Hotel is exceptionally well equipped with both and indoor and outdoor swimming pools, two restaurants and bars, as well as a garden, roof terrace and fitness centre. With a large selection of room types available, the hotel is able to accommodate the needs of every traveller. Welcoming and friendly, the staff at the Apollo Hotel are committed to ensuring that their guests experience an enthusiastic welcome and a relaxing and comfortable stay. Free parking and a daily breakfast menu is available. The hotel offers value for money and is in a perfectly situated for guests wishing to explore Saint Helier and nearby beaches.
Offering some of the best facilities in Jersey, and a wide selection of rooms, the Apollo Hotel has something for everyone. The hotel prides itself on providing a friendly and personal service and as such sees a high number of guests return for a repeat stay.
Apollo Hotel Rooms
With 85 rooms in total, the Apollo Hotel is likely to have a room to suit. Guests can choose from a standard double or twin or a superior double or twin which offers views of the garden and outdoor pool. Some superior rooms are also available with a balcony. A family room is available with an extra cot, single bed or bunk beds.
All guests can expect a spacious and comfortable ensuite room that provides guests with both a bath and shower. Equipped with many modern amenities including a flat screen TV, tea and coffee making facilities, iron, trouser press, hairdryer and complimentary toiletries.
Free WIFI is provided and room service and alarm calls available.
Apollo Hotel Facilities
A large 14 metre outdoor swimming pool is built around the garden complete with an 11 metre water chute to provide fun for all the family. Guests can also take advantage of the hotel’s indoor swimming pool complete with Jacuzzi.
The sunny Courtyard Garden offers a comfortable sunbathing experience and is the perfect spot to enjoy a drink and watch the sunset. For the health conscious traveller, a fitness centre is located within the hotel.
A comprehensive breakfast menu is served daily and free private parking is available to guests.
Apollo Hotel Restaurants
The main restaurant Le Petit Jardin and the Cocktail Bar at the Apollo Hotel overlook the outdoor pool and garden and at night the softly lit garden creates a relaxing and pleasant ambience. The restaurant offers both a set and a la carte menu as well as a nightly carvery and a selection of accompanying wines.
The Cocktail Bar is open both during the day and in the evening and in the summer months guests are invited to enjoy a drink on the terrace.
A second restaurant, Viva Pizza, can be found next to the indoor pool and offers daily lunch specials which can be enjoyed inside the restaurant or, throughout the summer, guests can take advantage of the waiter service provided around the outdoor pool. With its leather sofas and chairs, the Boot & Ball pub is the perfect friendly spot to enjoy a beer, bar snacks and to watch a match on one of the four flat screen TVs. Both lunch and dinner is available daily.
Apollo Hotel Local Beaches
A perfect location to explore St Helier, the hotel is just a short walk from the Marina and the main shopping streets and just 850 yards away from the small but popular sandy beach of Havre Des Pas. This sandy beach boasts a large pool dating back to the 1890’s which is filled with seawater at every high tide.
The seafront promenade offers a selection of bars and restaurants and in the summer hosts a two-day celebration of the seaside where games and musical performances can be enjoyed.
Car parks can be found close by and the area is frequently served by various bus routes.
The Apollo is just 1230 yards from the exceptional St Aubin’s Bay Beach with its gorgeous shoreline and vast stretch of sandy beach that stretches 5km along the south of the island.
During high season visitors can hop on the frequently running ‘Petit Train’ to travel from the St Helier end of the bay to the harbour village of St Aubin. Although the train also returns to St Helier, the more energetic traveller can walk the distance in around an hour.
A popular beach with swimmers, sunbathers, walkers, runners and cyclists alike, the beach offers a safe seawater swimming pool at the eastern end of the bay whilst more secluded spots can be found towards the middle of the beach.
Visitors can indulge in a variety of watersports including waterskiing, jet skis and banana boat rides. Multiple café’s and eating spots are dotted along the bay as are carparks.
Green Island Beach is under two miles away from the hotel and entices visitors with its long expanse of soft yellow sand. One of the most popular beaches on the east side of Jersey, the beach can be explored on foot at low tide and is also a great spot for rock pooling.
Visitors will find a café and seafood restaurant available as well as public toilets and a car park. A bus route also serves the area.