Saint Peter, part of the twelve parishes of Jersey, is located in the west central part of the island. This is the fourth largest parish, with a large portion being occupied by the Jersey airport. The parish stands out as it is the only one with two separate coastlines. The parish, like many parts of Jersey has Roman, French, and English influences.
The Jersey Airport in Saint Peter is an entry point to several Jersey parishes including St. Brelade, Saint Ouen, and St. Lawrence>. Once you arrive at the airport, you can hire a car to take you to your hotel. A car will also be vital in getting around from one attraction to the next. The recommended speed limit of 40 ensures you do not miss any of the beautiful spots in St. Peter.
Saint Peter is an ideal family getaway. It has fun places to suit all ages. The amazing Adventure Park, with a wide range of fun activities, is designed to bring out your inner child. Jumping pillow is among the new activities offered, together with other new additions and offers that are available every year. The maze is challenging and fun, while the three go-kart tracks will push your adrenaline to an all time high. There are many other attractions easily accessed with a car for rent in Saint Peter.
The Le Moulin de Quetivel is a water mill with rich historical significance to Saint Peter. The mill dates back to the 14th century and, of the 8 mills that were operational, is the only one active now. You can sample some freshly ground flour and some other locally produced gifts. A walk in the woods from the St. Peter’s valley car park to the mill is relaxing, and the garden fills the air with a mixture of different herbal aromas which make you feel one with the nature. This mill is easy to get to from your hotel with a car for hire in Saint Peter.
The Parish has long stretches of beaches where leisure walk and sunbathing will leave you relaxed and calm. You can also visit other places and attractions outside the parish. The Durrell Wildlife Park in Trinity is a famous destination. The park has almost 200 animal species and a breath taking landscape with waterfalls, streams, and trees. Flamingos, wallabies, gorillas, Macaques, and Andean bears are some of the animals you will see at the park.
The dining experience in Saint Peter will entice your palate with sumptuous meals and impeccable service. The Mark Jordan at the Beach is a perfect location for a quiet dinner, with its location enhancing your dining experience. The hotel has a spectacular view of the sea, and you can dine as you watch the tides and feel the ocean breeze. The ambience is good and the prices are very pocket friendly. The Savoy Jersey in Saint Helier is also a good dining spot, easily accessible with a vehicle from a car rental in Saint Peter.
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