Your Guide to Alderney, Guernsey


Alderney is a delightful island, only 3 miles long which makes up part of the Bailiwick of Guernsey in the Channel Islands. Described by many as the gem of the Channel Islands,  Alderney’s average summer temperature reaches up to around 20°c, which provides you with a brilliant opportunity to spend your summer days outdoors! Alderney’s average winter temperature can drop down to 6°c, meaning the difference in temperature allows you to take advantage of all seasons!

What to do in Alderney

When looking for activities tailored to a variety of weather conditions, Alderney has you covered. There are plenty of great outdoor activities such as lazing on the stunning beaches, taking walks through Guernsey’s most scenic destinations, visiting landmarks such as the Mannez lighthouse, touring the amazing island via biking and more! When it comes to the cooler days, you may want to be indoors so here you could visit the likes of Alderney’s museum, Fort Clonque, St Anne’s Church or even dine in a meal at some of Guernsey’s best restaurants! 

Why live in Alderney

Compared to other destinations, Alderney can be an excellent place to live not only because of its welcoming community and support for new business, but because of its low regime and regular transportation. Guernsey has a fantastic work-life balance, meaning purchasing a property here would allow you to spend a reasonable time working while having plenty of quality time to spend with your friends, family or yourself. The people of Alderney are also very friendly, meaning you have a great chance to meet new and kind people throughout your journey or relocating to or moving property in Alderney. 

The personal tax rate in Alderney is just 20% regardless of your annual income, compared to up to 45% in the UK depending on your income. There are also regular flights to and from Southampton to Alderney, to travel via Guernsey for easy access to my other locations.

Properties in Alderney

Here at Propertyskipper, we have over 60 properties in Alderney with a great price range. From around £80,000, all the way up to £2,000,000, not forgetting POA properties, our properties are suitable for all budgets! Whether you are a first-time buyer looking for a smaller property or someone that is looking for a family house with multiple bedrooms, the properties we have to offer vary from 1 bed to 6 bed, meaning you will definitely find one that is fit for purpose. 

Take a look at some of the properties we have to offer, for sale in Alderney, here at Property Skipper. 

4 bed property for sale in Alderney

This charming family home offers spectacular elevated views into Braye Bay and over the east of the island. Situated between the harbour and the town, the front of the house is facing west onto a wooded area over Braye Road. This property provides three levels with 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. With a recently extended 30ft deep decked area from the living room, this property includes an entrance hall, cloakroom, fitted kitchen leading through to the utility/ garage, a well designed bright dining room with a wide arch to the living area. 

4 bed property for sale in Alderney

This traditional fronted island home offers a modern extension to the rear and a large double garage with a high pitch roof. Situated minutes away from the town centre, the property boasts an easily manageable patio and lawn to the rear garden - with access to Water Lane. The ground floor includes a small porch opening into a hall with a dining room which leads to a large fitted kitchen, a living room with a small study that opens into a sunroom.

If you are interested in looking at more properties we have to offer in Alderney, for sale, click here.

Property Skipper

If you are looking to invest in a property, we have plenty of stunning properties for you to choose from, in Alderney! With years of experience, we want to help you find your dream property so please don’t hesitate to get in touch! 

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