The Dolphin Hotel is located on the east side of the island of jersey in the pretty harbour of Gorey, once a hub for boat building and oyster fishing. Just a short 15-minute drive from St Heliers, the hotel is served by good public transport connections.
Nestled amongst a colourful row of traditional building including shops and restaurants, the hotel’s harbour side location lends itself to strolls along the promenade hosting beautiful gardens, spectacular views and magnificent sunsets.
The Dolphin hotel offers visitors a warm, friendly welcome all year-round with free street parking and an on-site restaurant and bar. Providing a selection of double, twin and single rooms all with en-suite facilities, premier rooms offer magnificent views of Grouville Bay. Each room is equipped with all necessary modern amenities to make your stay as relaxing as possible including tea and coffee making facilities, television and radio, hairdryer, telephone and free wifi.
The hotel’s onsite restaurant is held in high regard by locals and visitors alike and is open daily for lunch and dinner. Offering reasonably priced continental cuisine made with fresh local produce, a variety of seafood and vegetarian dishes are available or try the restaurant’s specialty hot rock cooking. A children’s menu is also available. The restaurant’s adjacent cocktail bar is the perfect place for pre-dinner drinks or a relaxed and tranquil evening.
This hotel is in a perfect location for exploring the majestic medieval Mont Orgueil Castle – just a four minute walk from the hotel. At 800 years old, this Jersey heritage landmark boasts a network of stairs, towers and secret rooms with spectacular views of the French coast for those who venture to the top. No trip to Gorey would be complete without a visit!
The Royal Bay of Grouville boasts a long expanse of golden sand with safe bathing and, for the more thrill seeking visitor, offers a variety of watersport activities including waterskiing, wakeboarding, ocean kayaking, speed boat trips and banana boat rides.
Just 2km away from the hotel you will find the Royal Jersey Golf Club, a 18 hole links course. Other nearby attractions include Jersey Zoo’s 31 acres of parkland and water gardens that are home to a range of animals; Jersey Seafaris offering RIB trips, charters and tours around the magnificent coastline; the working Lavender Farm where walks can be had in the lavender fields, gardens and woods; 300 years of Jersey heritage brought to life with demonstrations in the farm buildings and meadows of Hamptoone Museum.