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Red Gap Cottage, Castletown

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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
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Red Gap Cottage, for the seventh 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 w...Red Gap Cottage, for the seventh 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 One - 2 single beds with zip link mattress that can, on request, be joined to make 1 King size bed. 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.More
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Kim T
Languages spoken:English, Spanish
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:May 2013
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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.
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Reviewed 3 days ago

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 owner was very...More

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank Escape11011481442
Reviewed 13 August 2019

An immaculately clean house with everything you need in a great location to explore the island. The booking and arrival was slick and everyone was very friendly & helpful. Fantastic!

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank Voyage823041
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Reviewed 11 August 2019

Perfect for our reunion. Painless booking. Everything was there when we arrived and no waiting around. Even one of our group's allergies were considered.

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank Seaside292675
Reviewed 13 July 2019

I booked this for myself and a couple of biker friends as a base for watching the Southern 100 races. Being only a few minutes walk from the paddock and clubhouse and not much further from the town it was perfectly positioned for our purposes....More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank Peter H
Reviewed 9 July 2019

Castletown...lots to do and see. Cottage perfectly fitted out and very comfortable. Everything is thought of.

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank Julie T
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
DVD Player
Refrigerator
Washer
Safe
Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
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Corporate Bookings
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
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Local Guides/Maps
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Central Heating
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Dishwasher
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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 Mans historic capital, Castletown. Situated in the south of the Isle of Man Castletown is 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 Europes 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.The O...
Getting around
The cottage is ideally situated for access to Public Transport. There are bus stops on both sides of the road within 200 metres of the cottage providing transport in one direction to Douglas where buses connect to all parts of the island and on the opposite side providing transport to Port Ern and Port St Mary. The Castletown station for the Steam Train is approximately 10 minutes walk from the cottage.
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