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WHERE TO STAY White House Ho­tel

Herm 011-44-1481-750-075

www.herm.com/ho­tel The is­land’s only full-ser­vice ho­tel has a pool, gar­dens, restau­rants and tea ser­vice. Open dur­ing high sea­son; closes Sept. 27. Full English break­fast in­cluded. Rates from about $128.

Clos Princess

Off Rue Du Seigneurie, Sark 011-44-1481-832-324


For reser­va­tions:

lin­daw­illiams@cwgsy.net A bed-and-break­fast with char­ac­ter, in­clud­ing the innkeeper and her two spaniels. From $62.

Braye Beach Ho­tel

Braye St., Alder­ney 011-44-1481-824-300

www.brayebeach.com A bright, mod­ern prop­erty on the wa­ter with a res­tau­rant, bar, movie theater and in­cred­i­bly friendly staff. From $218. Or book a pack­age with three nights’ lodg­ing, break­fast, three-course din­ner, re­turn flight from Southamp­ton and taxi trans­fers; from $440 per per­son dou­ble dur­ing high sea­son.

WHERE TO EAT Mer­maid Tav­ern and Grill Room

Herm 011-44-1481-750-050

herm.com/mer­maid The lively spot with in­door/out­door seat­ing serves grilled meat dishes and veg­e­tar­ian en­trees such as po­lenta, squash and blue cheese Welling­ton. From $22.

Ni­cole’s Res­tau­rant

Rue Lu­cas, Sark 011-44-1481-832-302 Pasta, burgers and seafood (in­clud­ing fish and chips), plus a full In­dian menu. From $14.

Ge­or­gian House

Vic­to­ria St., Alder­ney 011-44-1481-822-471

www.geor­gianalder­ney.com/eat The ho­tel res­tau­rant skews to­ward fine din­ing with lob­ster ravi­oli, (lo­cal) Kiln Farm steaks and slowroasted chicken. But the scene is def­i­nitely ca­sual, es­pe­cially around the drink­ing hour. From $25.

WHAT TO DO Alder­ney Wildlife Trust

Vic­to­ria St., Alder­ney 011-44-1481-822-935

www.alder­ney­wildlife.org The or­ga­ni­za­tion of­fers a slew of tours, such as the bat and hedge­hog walk (about $9), is­land bike tours ($19, in­cludes bike rental) and seabird boat trips ($30).

Chan­nel Is­lands fer­ries

All fer­ries leave from St. Peter’s Port in Guernsey. (Only Alder­ney has an air­port.) For Herm: The Herm Tri­dent Ferry,

herm.com/get­ting-here/tri­dent-ferry, about $20 round trip. For Sark: Isle of Sark Ship­ping,

www.sark­ship­ping­com­pany.com, about $44. For Alder­ney: Bum­ble­bee Boat Cruises, bum­ble­bee.gg, about $97.



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