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Red Gap Cottage, Castletown, Isle of Man.

Cottage | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Red Gap Cottage, for the second year running awarded a 4 star with Gold Accolade rating by the Isle of Man Tourist Board, is a charming three bedroom traditional Manx cottage.

Situated in a peaceful location with views across the countryside to Scarlett and Port St Mary yet only 2 minutes walk from the Southern 100 and 8 minutes stroll from the centre of the town, where there are Shops, Supermarkets, Post Office, Restaurants and 5 Public Houses not to mention the Medieval Castle, Old House of Keys, Nautical Museum and Old Grammar School, which are all located in the centre of the Isle of Man's historic capital, Castletown. Take a walk to Scarlett and see the Visitor Centre. Scarlett is an area with strong evidence of volcanic activity. This unique landscape is home for an abundance of wildlife and plants.

The local swimming pool is 2 minutes walk from the cottage. There are Bus Stops to Douglas and Port Erin located approx. 200 metres from the front door and the steam train station is approximately 10 minutes walk.

There is car parking in front of the cottage.

Refurbished throughout with all modern facilities and fully equipped for 6 people.

Ground floor: Traditionally furnished spacious Living Room with Dining area. Large well appointed Kitchen with electric hob, Neff oven and integral convection microwave oven. Utility Room with Bosch Dishwasher and Washing Machine with adjacent downstairs WC.

First Floor: Bedroom 1 - King size bed with zip link mattress that can be separated to make 2 single beds. Chest of drawers, fitted double wardrobe with shelving and shoe rack. Bedroom 2- Double bed, fitted wardrobe, drawers and shelving. Bedroom 3 - 2 single beds, free standing wardrobe.

Luxury house bathroom with double hand basins, large shower cubicle and bath with hand shower. Central heating throughout.

We provide a welcome pack on your arrival, consisting of: - Fruit, Tea, Coffee, Sugar, Milk, Orange Juice, Cereals, Biscuits, Bread, Butter, Marmalade, Toilet Rolls, Kitchen Rolls, and a Bottle of Wine.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Will consider Corporate bookings
Access Car not necessary
Nearest Amenities 1 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Ronaldsway 5 km
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Safe, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Single beds (4), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Private garden

The Isle of Man region

Sometimes the best discoveries are right in front of you…welcome to the Isle of Man, The Jewel in the Irish Sea.

Situated between the coasts of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales, in the middle of the Irish Sea, you'll find our beautiful Island.

Blessed with an extensive coastline, stunning natural landscapes and unspoilt beaches, the Isle of Man is a perfect holiday destination that's within easy reach by air or ferry from the rest of the British Isles.

Visit the Island and you'll find a place full of contrasts and character. Whether you're looking for an action packed or a relaxing get away from it all break, you'll find it here.

With a whole host of things to see and do, places to visit and a full entertainment programme - whether you're passionate about history and culture, wildlife, sport, heritage transport or motorbikes - you'll never be short of something to do.

Ride the TT course, scuba dive, cycle, walk, play golf or just chill out in one of the many cafes or bars and watch the world go by.

For the thousands of visitors who visit here year after year the Isle of Man is an unforgettable holiday and short break destination – will you fall under its spell?

Peaceful and tranquil but offering all the facilities of modern living. 30 to 40 minutes by air and 4 hours by ferry from the UK yet a world apart.

Step back in time and get away from it all here on the Isle of Man.

Castletown, Isle of Man

Red Gap Cottage is a charming three bedroom traditional Manx cottage in a peaceful location with views across the countryside to Scarlett and Port St Mary. Only 8 minutes stroll from the centre of the Isle of Man's historic capital, Castletown.

Castletown is situated in the south of the Isle of Man and ideally located for exploring the Island. Well served by public transport you will find buses to connect with all parts of the Island and also a train station where you can catch the Steam Locomotive to Douglas.

In Castletown don't miss the opportunity to visit Castle Rushen, originally built in 1265, it is now one of Europe's most preserved Medieval castles.

The fascinating Old House of Keys building, an important part of Manx history and heritage where modern democracy on the Island began.

Old Grammar School. Built around 1200AD it was the first church that grew up for the settlement around Castle Rushen and latterly was aschool for boys.

Scarlett Visitor Centre. Outstanding coastal scenery and spectacular rock formations make this a n interesting place to visit.

The Nautical Museum. Home to one of the worlds oldest yachts "Peggy" and her eccentric owner and designe, the late Captain George Quayle.

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15 Aug 2014

4/5

"A very good cottage to stay in with good facilities and great location"

We had a very enjoyable stay in this well set out, clean, cosy cottage. Great location and parking. We received a warm welcome from the owner and everything in the cottage was in good condition. It wa… More

9 Aug 2014

5/5

"The Best Holiday Rental We Have Ever Stayed In"

A lovely, comfortable cottage, sympathetically restored and providing everything you could possibly need and more. Red Gap cottage feels more like a family home than a holiday rental and the warm welc… More

19 Jul 2014

5/5

"A very clean and well equipped cottage."

Welcomed by the owner who also rang later in the week to make sure everything was OK, this cottage was very clean and well equipped. There was everything we needed for a lovely weeks holiday as well … More

16 Jul 2014

5/5

"The best kept secret in Castle-town, Isle of Man"

There is nothing that needs to be altered about this cottage, it was lovely and warm well organised and was a pleasure to be able to stay there. You can tell that it's a wonderful place with grea… More

12 Jul 2014

5/5

"Highly Recommended"

Excellent welcome pack, !Perfect location for southern 100Have booked to stay next yearPlenty of room for 6 adults and very comfortable beds.Great central location , although poor fast food outlets ne… More

6 Jul 2014

5/5

"Beautiful, well appointed cottage within a 5 mins walk of Castletown centre."

Red Gapp is a beautiful traditonal Manx cottage on the edge of Castletown - it is about 5 mins into the centre. Kim has thought of everything, the cottage is equipped with everything you could possibl… More

25 Jun 2014

5/5

"Excellent cottage."

The cottage was fully furnished with everything you would need to make your stay comfortable. We were given a warm welcome. The cottage was in a very good location.… More

7 May 2014

5/5

"heaven"

lovely welcome by Kim - tour of cottage and were everything is and how it works plus a welcome hamper. Cottage was spacious spotlessly clean, beautifully decorated and everything you would need. Littl… More

10 Apr 2014

4/5

"Clean and comfortable cottage, very well equipped."

Kim met us at the cottage and gave us a comprehensive tour. The welcome pack is generous and the kitchen very well equipped. Everything is comfortable and clean.The road outside can be a little noisy… More

2 Apr 2014

5/5

"Perfect cottage in a perfect location."

Red Gap is a picture postcard pretty cottage in a great location. The cottage is clean, well-furnished and is equipped with everything that you may need for a comfortable family self-catering holiday… More

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Calendar last updated:25 Aug 2014

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