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Peel Castle

+44 1624 648000
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Interesting place to visit, mostly ruins, but with a hand held talkie and a good imagination you... read more

Reviewed May 26, 2016
Norwich, United Kingdom
A visit to the Isle of Man

Decided to take in Peel Castle whilst visiting the Isle of Man and was not disappointed as it was a... read more

Reviewed May 23, 2016
Martin G
Alfreton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed May 26, 2016

Interesting place to visit, mostly ruins, but with a hand held talkie and a good imagination you could be there in real time. Lots of facts and history to listen to about the castle and local area. The castle is actually on its own island...More

Thank missbrowneyesxx
Reviewed May 23, 2016

Decided to take in Peel Castle whilst visiting the Isle of Man and was not disappointed as it was a beautiful sunny day. The free tour guides are fantastic and extremely informative. You can also walk the perimeter of the curtain wall on the outside...More

Thank Martin G
Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Visited here with sister who lives in isle of man and she showed us a tour of the island... peel castle so pretty we saw a couple of sea lions in the water. Walked round to beach sand looked clean and lovely.. had ice cream......More

Thank christine1303
Reviewed May 19, 2016

You can walk around the outside of Peel Castle in about 15-20 minutes but when you go inside expect to stay well over an hour - there is so much to see. Don't skimp on your time here. A free audio tour is available -...More

Thank Cliff J
Reviewed May 13, 2016

Brilliantly preserved and information points well laid out - you learn the history of the castle as you walk around the numbered points. Allow a few hours for your visit.

Thank Helen S
Reviewed May 12, 2016 via mobile

Doesn't look much from the outside but has more buildings inside. On entry you are given a mobile device that tells you all about the various areas. This is done by keying in numbers on posts that are located beside the buildings. Very easy to...More

Thank Grovesy61
Reviewed May 10, 2016

Great Castle to visit, very interesting with great views helped by the handsets given to aid the experience. The locals are very pleasant and friendly which made our visit all the more rewarding. Plus the local RNLI where doing a training exercise involving a coast...More

1  Thank Derek F
Reviewed May 9, 2016

Directly on the western coast, Peel Castle has a lot to offer. It is a huge complex with many buildings still standing. You learn a lot about the castle and have sweeping views of the town and the water.

Thank EM71
Reviewed May 3, 2016

We spent an hour or so looking round the castle before heading off for lunch and the House of Mannannan in Peel. We were able to use our English National Trust membership through a reciprocal arrangement so it was free apart from a donation we...More

Thank Roger H
Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

Kids loved it 7 & 4. IOM is very tourist friendly. The millions of scallop shells made the beach different a cool - maybe the locals don't like it as I understand they dumped offshore by law cal industry and wash up - making it...More

Thank MrNock
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