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Home of Rest of Old Horses

#6 of 43 things to do in Douglas Features Animals
Bulrhenny, Richmond Hill, Douglas
+44 1624 674594
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An insight to animal love and care.

I took my aged aunt, who's first job was a stablemaid and then horse trainer to see these... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
LadyAzul
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El Borge
A lovely relaxing afternoon

This is a must do for anyone who loves animals, easy to find & reach its on the direct bus-route... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Fortchy
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Bulrhenny, Richmond Hill, Douglas
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+44 1624 674594
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I took my aged aunt, who's first job was a stablemaid and then horse trainer to see these magnificent retired and fantastically well kept horses. A must to see even if you have never encountered horses at close quarters or even liked these beautiful animals....More

Thank LadyAzul
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a must do for anyone who loves animals, easy to find & reach its on the direct bus-route between Douglas, Castletown, Port St Mary and Port Erin with 3 buses an hour in each direction throughout its opening hours with the bus stops...More

Thank Fortchy
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited in the morning so it was very quiet. We bought a bucket of feed for £1 and spent quite a while feeding the animals. They were so well looked after by mainly volunteers who also man the shop and tea room. We could...More

Thank elona s
Reviewed 1 week ago

A place that is free to visit, although you need a heart of stone not to make a donation when you leave! It is on the direct bus-route between Douglas, Castletown, Port St Mary and Port Erin with 3 buses an hour in each direction...More

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to see the Horses/Donkeys. Horses were down in the far end of the field the whole time we were there . Went to go for a cup of tea in the café but it was closing. Shop was also about to close.

Thank Jonsey46
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a lovely place, it wasn't as large as I expected but it had a very big car park, free parking and free admission, it's nice to leave a donation or buy some food and feed the horses and donkeys. There is a shop with...More

Thank Zoe M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A must visit for all holidaymakers to the Isle of Man. The horses and donkeys are wonderful to see and interact with. You get to feed and pet them, as well as adopting as many as you want to help support this vital charity. The...More

Thank bsf56a
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband, who has lived in the Isle of Man for over 40 years, had never visited this lovely place, so we decided to call in before going for lunch. Collected some 'nuts' for the horses from the shop, also got some Xmas cards, sad...More

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A 'must see' in the Douglas area. Great to be able to feed the horses and take home an adoption certificate for one. Hopefully more coaches will visit in future as the Home really needs the money to give these old horses a well earned...More

Thank fredaq8
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Missing my animals from home decided to pop in while waiting out the rain at the TT. What a wonderful place, a donation gets you a bucket of food for the Horses and Donkeys, and then you get to feed them and meet them. So...More

Thank Karen D
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Open 17th May - 17th September Monday to Friday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
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