Castletown holiday cottage accommodation with beach/lake nearby, walking, TV and rural retreat

99 reviews

From the owner

  • Cottage
  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies

Key information

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

From the owner

Red Gap Cottage, for the eighth 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 including free WiFi 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 One - 2 single beds. Chest of drawers, fitted double wardrobe with shelving and shoe rack.

Bedroom Two - Double bed, fitted wardrobe, drawers and shelving.

Bedroom Three - 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, Jam/Marmalade, Toilet Rolls, Kitchen Rolls, and a Bottle of Wine.

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Bed & bathroom

  • 1 Double Bed
  • 4 Single Beds
  • 1 Family bathroom, 1 Toilet Only


  • Not suitable for children
  • No pets allowed


  • Not suitable for wheelchair users


  • Private garden
  • Central heating
  • Safe
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Iron
  • TV
  • DVD player
  • Stereo system
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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Interaction with guest

On arrival guests are greeted personally, given a short tour around the cottage and the keys are handed over. Should guests have any queries or questions, either about the cottage or about the Isle of Man in general during their stay I am more than happy to receive a phone call or e mail and will do my best to assist.



Things to know

Check in: 15:00 Check out: 10:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.


This owner does not use online booking. Please contact them and they will be able to offer you a secure way to pay for your stay. Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer (such as Western Union or Moneygram) as this type of payment is untraceable.
Damage deposit: £100.00

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No smoking at this property

About the owner

Kim T.
Calendar updated:
25 Oct 2021

Years listed:

Based in:
United Kingdom
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
This Cottage has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and sleeps 6. It has been listed on Holiday Lettings since 24 Jun 2013. Located in Isle of Man, it has 99 reviews with an overall rating of 5. The average weekly rate is £700.
The Owner has a response rate of 95% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 25 Oct 2021.


99 reviews
Very Good
Bourne, United Kingdom

Just lovelly. Short walk to Castletown. Sunny rear garden (weather permitting)
Sep 2021

The cottage is well equipped, large bedrooms, large upstairs bathroom, and downstairs cloakroom too. Wendy who showed us around was very helpful, and locally available to assist if needed.

Reviewed 6 Oct 2021

Benson, United Kingdom

Wonderful Red Gap Cottage
Sep 2021

We have holidayed in this comfortable well appointed cottage every year since 2013 (with the exception of 2020). It is the most homely holiday let we have ever stayed in. Everything you could possibly… More 

Reviewed 24 Sep 2021

ian c
Lancaster, United Kingdom

Great stay at Red Gap Cottage
Jul 2021

I stayed at Red Gap Cottage with my daughter in July 2021, a superb three bedroom property. Excellent decor and quality furniture with a fully equipped kitchen that would meet the needs off any family… More 

Reviewed 8 Sep 2021

Gary W
Yarm, United Kingdom

Excellent accommodation, very friendly welcome.
Sep 2019

We stayed at Red Gap Cottage for 4 days, we were greeted by Kim and had a tour of the cottage. The cottage is stunning, very clean with everything you could possibly want in a holiday cottage. There w… More 

Reviewed 21 Sep 2019


Fantastic property
Sep 2019

We have just spent a week at Red Gap Cottage it is one of the best cottage's we have stayed in ,( and we have stayed in a few ) but nothing compares to the quality of Red Gap Cottage Firstly the … More 

Reviewed 17 Sep 2019

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