Ascension Island Government has announced that there is no available Hotel Accommodation available for rent for the first three weeks in the month of September.
The Obsidian Hotel which is located in Georgetown, is the only Hotel on the Island, but the hotel is confirmed as fully booked from the 1st September to the 23rd September 2016. The fully booked accommodation affects visitors that would like to connect with the RMS St Helena sailing to St Helena on the 18th September 2016. Any one transiting via Ascension is required to have confirmed accommodation arrangement’s before an entry permit is issued by The Ascension Government.
Ascension Island is not the usual tourist destination but it is possible to visit using the South Atlantic Air bridge link via RAF Brize Norton.