Jersey’s luscious landscapes, stunning beaches and glorious landmarks make it perfect for a self-catering break. Travelling by ferry, you have the luxury of being able to pack up everything you need in your car and have that extra bit of freedom to travel around the island on your Jersey break. Jersey family holidays self-catering accommodation gives you that flexibility to make a home away from home, and with our excellent accommodation options, there’s no doubt the whole family will fall in love with the magical island.
Jersey is a fantastic destination for an island escape, and the wide range of self-catering accommodation options make it easy to find your home away from home the whole family will love.
Nestled within the Durrell Wildlife Conservation Centre are a selection of luxury glamping tents, for a truly unique family experience. Each yurt is fully equipped with a kitchen that has everything you need in it to cook up delicious food. You’ll also have access to BBQ areas as well as entry to Jersey Zoo. You can even book a ‘behind the scenes’ experience where you and your family can find out more about the wonderful animals who live at the zoo.
Liberty Wharf Apartments are a perfect Jersey self-catering for families option for those wanting to make the most out of the capital. Based in the centre of St Helier, you have the lively streets filled with shops, restaurants and cafés on your doorstep, as well as the stunning views over St Helier harbour. Each apartment comes with a fully-equipped kitchen and ample living space where the whole family can relax and unwind.
La Rocco Apartments are some of the best self-catering accommodation Jersey offers. Located in La Pulente in St Brelade, these apartments are a stone’s throw away from the stunning beaches on the west coast, as well as only minutes away from La Moye Golf Course. St Helier is only 25 minutes away by car, and there are multiple bus stops within walking distance that can take you straight there.
Undercliff self-catering villas and apartments are in the gorgeous Bouley Bay at the north of the island, and guests have the choice of sea-views or a pool-side accommodation. All the accommodation units are only minutes away from Bouley Bay where you can try out the diving centre or sit and enjoy some food at the Mad Mary Café. Only a 10-minute walk away from Trinity where you can find restaurants and shops, the Undercliff is also less than a 20 minute drive to the capital.
The Porthole Suites are delightful self-catering suites based in St Aubin with glorious panoramic views from the extensive private gardens. The suites are a short stroll down to St Aubin harbour where there are a range of shops and eateries to discover with the beach only being a stone’s throw away. Each apartment has everything you need for a comfortable stay including a flat screen HD TV, luxury showers and a kitchenette.
La Haule Manor Apartments are luxury apartments that are part of the 5* La Haule Manor Hotel on the south of the island. Each apartment is fitted with its own jacuzzi and personalised robes, as well as all the modern comforts at the highest standard. The apartments are less than a 10-minute drive into St Helier, and the glorious La Haule Beach is only minutes away.
Discovery Bay Apartments are in the heart of St Ouen’s, and its beachside location makes it ideal for families wanting to get out onto the sand and into the sea. All apartments have everything you need for a comfortable stay including a fully equipped kitchen, a flat-screen TV and a balcony. The apartments lie on top of the fun Sands Café, and more restaurants can be found on a short walk along the bay.
Le Hurel Cottages are nestled in the rural parish of Trinity and are surrounded by gorgeous agricultural fields and country walks. The farmstead where the cottages are based dates back to 1880, and the buildings have been renovated to the highest standard to cater for your every need. The cottages are close to the world-famous Jersey Zoo, and the lively capital of St Helier is less than a 15 minute drive away.
The Boscobel Country Apartments are in glorious secluded farmland, surrounded by 16 acres of peaceful fields. Its location in St Peter is a great place to base your island adventures, with the beach of St Aubin’s only a 2-minute drive away, and St Helier less than 15 minutes by car. The apartments are equipped with everything you need for a comfortable stay including a fully-equipped kitchen, washing facilities, a garden patio and a play area.
The Beausite self-catering apartments are a special addition to the Beausite Hotel on the east of the island. The apartments are within easy walking distance of the stunning fishing village of Gorey where you can find an eccentric array of shops and eateries to explore. The Royal Jersey Golf Club is right on its doorstep and the apartments are less than a 15-minute drive to the capital.
Although the island is surrounded by glorious coastline and beaches, it’s lovely to be able to enjoy the luxury of having a swimming pool on your doorstep. Here are a few of the Jersey family holidays self-catering accommodation that have a pool.
Les Ormes Resort is situated on the west on the island, close to Jersey airport and the Les Mielles Nature Reserve. The resort has a range of different self-catering options on offer, including poolside apartments to lodges and farmsteads. All the units have a fully-equipped kitchen and everything you need for a comfortable stay. The resort itself is a hive of activity with both an indoor and outdoor pool to enjoy, as well as kayak and bike hire, a trampoline park and golf.
La Place Country Cottages are a set of 12 individual self-catering cottages laid out in a picturesque farm-like courtyard. The cottages are close to the beautiful St Aubin’s harbour where you can find a range of shops and eateries, as well as having the serene Brelade Bay within walking distance. Guests at the cottages are welcome to use the adjacent hotel’s swimming pool but also have their own private patio and lawn area to enjoy.
The Merton Suites are a set of stylish and modern apartments, adjacent to the fabulous Merton Hotel. The suites give that extra bit of freedom to come and do as you please, but you’ll also have access to the hotel facilities including the swimming pool, aquadome and leisure club – the best of both worlds! The suites are only a short walk into the lively St Helier, and a convenience supermarket close by means you have everything you need for a fantastic stay.
The Water’s Edge Chalets are tucked in between the cliffs at Bouley Bay, and are only a stone’s throw away from the glorious golden beach. All the chalets have a fully equipped kitchen, a double bedroom, a twin bedroom, and some have the option for additional guests with a sofa bed that pulls out in the large, spacious lounge. The chalets are adjacent to the Water’s Edge Hotel, and guests have full access to the facilities including an outdoor heated swimming pool, private gardens and direct beach access.
Dairy Cottage in Elysee lies on the north-west of the island and is a gorgeous 3-bedroom cottage that has been converted from a barn. The cottage is surrounded by the owner’s glorious gardens and landscape, and guests have full access to enjoy the grounds, as well as use of the outdoor pool. The cottage is spacious and homey, with a full aga to make use of for cooking up delicious meals, or simply drying off clothes after a dip in the sea!
The Reef View Villa is a stunning 3-bedroom, 3-bathroom villa at the north of the island with sea views and Bouley Bay on its doorstep. Bonne Nuit Bay is easily accessible from the nearby cliff top paths, making it perfect for a walking holiday. The villa is modernly decorated and has everything you need for a comfortable stay. The villa is adjacent to 2 other villas, making it perfect for larger groups wanting to stay in the glorious north of the island. All the villas can use the outdoor swimming pool and other facilities of the Undercliff Hotel.
Jersey is full of amazing beaches, beautiful landscapes and offers some great campsites & glamping spots the whole family can enjoy! Our top campsites include:
Cherry Tree Farm Cottages are situated on the outskirts of St Helier and are surrounded by glorious countryside, making them an ideal base for exploring the whole island. The cottages have their own outdoor area for sitting out and enjoying the sun, as well as a BBQ for cooking up delicious dinners. Cherry Tree Farm Cottages are perfect for families looking for a bit of peace yet are still within easy reach of the island’s attractions.
La Pulente Cottages are in St Brelade, and benefit from stunning sea views, a hot tub, and everything you could want for a truly comfortable and relaxing stay. The cottages have the famous St Ouen’s Bay on its doorstep where surfing, swimming, sunbathing and strolling are welcomed all year round. The cottages are close to La Moye Golf Course and are less than a 20-minute drive into St Helier.
The Little Cairn is a gorgeous cottage nestled in St Mary in the north of the island and is the perfect retreat from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. There are tennis courts and a golf course nearby to keep the family entertained, but the cottage will have everything you need for a comfortable stay including a private garden, a DVD player and a fully equipped kitchen. St Helier is less than 20 minutes away by car, and the northern beaches and the famous St Ouen’s Bay is less than 10 minutes away.
Acorn Wood Cottage is a charming cottage in the rural parish of St Ouen. The cottage is within walking distance to the stunning Plemont Bay and adjoins onto an extensive area of National Trust land just waiting to be explored. The cottage oozes traditional French charm, yet still has all the modern facilities to ensure a comfortable stay including a large, flat-screen TV, a fully equipped kitchen, and gorgeous garden to explore.
Aubin Cottage is a unique self-catering accommodation unit in a gorgeous cottage that dates back to 1776. The cottage lies in the popular parish of St Brelade, only minutes away from the lovely shops and restaurants of St Aubin village where you can sit outside and admire the view of the boats bobbing about in the harbour. The cottage is near to a bus stop that can take you straight to St Helier in less than 20 minutes.
The Bakehouse Cottage is a unique 17th century farmhouse building in the south east of the island and is a great opportunity for you and your family to spend time on the island in a site of Specific Scientific Interest. The cottage has 1 double bedroom and 2 twin bedrooms, creating enough space for up to 6 guests comfortably. A bus route stops past the cottage, making it easy to travel around the island without driving, and the beaches of the south-east coast are only a 10-minute walk away.