Victor Hugo Suite
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A room at the top, the ultimate indulgence
Our spacious top floor suite is truly luxurious. The sitting room has full height windows offering stunning, unobstructed views over Liberation Square and St. Helier Yacht Marina, and beyond to Elizabeth Castle. With free WiFi, HD satellite TV, a writing desk and adjoining washroom, the suite provides comfort and convenience for leisure or business.
The bedroom boasts a supremely comfortable pocket sprung king size bed, all cotton linen and a white duck down duvet. The spacious en-suite bathroom has a walk-in shower and separate bath. Luxury bathrobes and a range of high quality toiletries from The White Company are provided.
- King size bed
- Duvet & 100% cotton bed linen
- Sitting room
- Free high speed WiFi
- Two 32" HD satellite TVs
- Air conditioning
- Writing desk
- 24 hour room service
- Tea, coffee & biscuits
- Complimentary mineral water
- Direct dial telephone
- Bath and walk-in shower
- Luxury bathrobes
- Toiletries by The White Company
- Trouser press, iron & ironing board
Victor Hugo in Jersey
The 19th Century French writer and the author of Les Miserables, Victor Hugo, lived for some time in Jersey. A staunch Republican, Hugo was forced to take refuge in Belgium before seeking asylum in Jersey in order to escape Louis Napoleon.
His arrival in St Helier on 5th August 1852 caused a great stir, as the many political refugees who were in the island at that time all proceeded to the quay to greet him. Never at a loss for words, Hugo assured them that he had come to share the same sky, the same exile and that they were all to love one another. He then went in triumph to the Pomme d’Or Hotel where he stayed until he was lucky enough to find a house by the sea at Greve d’Azette in the parish of St Clement. The Rocher des Proscrits, where he often stood and looked back to France, is on the Le Dicq slipway nearby and is commemorated by a plaque on the wall of the slipway