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“Room with a view”
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Ravenscliffe & the surrounding area
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Ravenscliffe & the surrounding area
The Lodge frontage
Master Bedroom
From Ravenscliffe walk for 3 minutes to the top of the road for a most spectacular view of Douglas
The front entrance
The entrance driveway
Guest area with Wash/drying utility room
There is always something to watch from the windows at Ravenscliffe
View of Douglas Harbour entrance taken from aboard the departing ferry with Ravenscliffe in view
daytime view from the Master bedroom window
A Summer evening view over Douglas Bay from Ravenscliffe. TT festival celebrations 2016
Large Master Bedroom is ensuite with 2 sofas & remote 40' Tv
The sea view from Ravenscliffe Lodge House
Master Bedroom with King-Sized bed.  En-suite with 40' Tv & sofa area
Christmas time is lovely at Ravenscliffe
Private area to the Lodge. The Utility room has a Washing machine & dryer
The Staircase within the property
The Kitchen with Seating area
The Kitchen
Master Bedroom with views of the harbour
The Master bedroom with King-size bed
The Twin room
Towels are provided
Twin room with seperate bathroom next door
Ravenscliffe is above the RNLI Station on the harbour
The scenery is constantly changing
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2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Douglas, Isle of Man

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Level 4 Contributor
21 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“Room with a view”
Reviewed June 26, 2017 for a stay in May 2017
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We spent a week at Ravencliffe back in May. My parents had stayed there a few years back and wanted to return, so we all went together.
You see Ravencliffe clearly from the ferry as you approach Douglas Harbour, its an outstandingly beautiful detached home.
The house is two minutes drive from the harbour. It has electric gates, that are the entrance to a beautiful garden that is absolutely stunning. There is a car port to park up.
The grounds are stunning, there is plenty of seating outside if you want to bbq. And the owners chickens run freely, which is great fun.
The house is great. An entrance hall. Plenty of space. A large kitchen, equipped with every thing you need. The living room is lovely, it has the most amazing views over Douglas Harbour. Plenty of seating, possibly some furniture could do with replacing, such a sofas.
Bedrooms are stunning. Huge bedroom at front, absolutely amazing views. Lovely comfortable bed, beautiful bedding and a great on-suite bathroom.
Back bedroom, lovely, comfortable and has everything you need. Family bathroom on landing. Only has bath, no shower.
I can honestly say that this was one of my favourite holidays I have been on. After a day out seeing the Island, you knew you were coming back to home comfort.
Douglas town is walking distance. There are a few nice restaurants and bars around the harbour. And Tesco is only five minutes drive away.
I would most definitely return.

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Reviewed April 16, 2017 for a stay in April 2017
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Management Response
May 10, 2017
Dear guest
Thank you for your kind review and we hope to welcome you back again sometime. Roly is a old dog now so don't leave it too long !
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
25 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed February 25, 2017 for a stay in February 2017
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The accommodation is excellent,. Rooms are huge and just like the photos. I especially loved the kitchen. Well equipped with everything you could possibly want. Great views of the harbour and just a short walk away from amenities. Unfortunately the weather wasn't particularly kind the four days we stayed - and we ended up using the car most of the time. I would have no problem recommending this apartment and if I ever return to the Isle of Man I will first look at booking here.

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Isle of Man, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
120 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
“Absolutely extraordinary”
Reviewed December 15, 2016 for a stay in November 2016
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I travel to Douglas regularly for business and my stays are several weeks duration so i look for accommodations which are home away from home.
I had not been to the lodge before but having read the reviews and finding that the dates i needed were available I secured a reservation.
After an overnight flight with a long layover I was anxious to get to my final destination and get settled in. My hosts were out when i arrived but had left a lovely note and a basket of goodies to welcome me to the "lodge"
I have to say when i walked in I was not prepared for this incredible accommodation! On the main floor i found a huge well equipped kitchen and spacious reception hall which led to the lounge. The lounge, absolutely stunning views of Douglas and the sea and a massive stone fireplace and comfy furnishings, TV and table for dining.
Upstairs I found 2 bedrooms, 1 with 2 single beds overlooking the courtyard and a bathroom, then on to the master bedroom which is .just incredible !
Huge very comfy bed with superb linens, a lovely sofa and TV area, 2 massive windows with the same view over the water as from the lounge; and a wonderful ensuite bathroom.
The property is beautifully landscaped and well cared for by the hosts who are onsite and is just a short walk into Douglas. I found it to be warm and toasty even in the cooler weather.
This accommodation is truly a gem and my only regret is that i had not found it before The hosts are very kind and gracious and have taken time to provide all conveniences to ensure their guests have a memorable and wonderful stay.

I truly cannot say enough about Ravenscliffe Lodge

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Jane A
Easington, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“A stunning house with beautiful views of Douglas Harbour and Bay”
Reviewed September 11, 2016 for a stay in September 2016
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We had seen this property on the hillside overlooking Douglas on our many visits to the Isle of Man and often wondered who lived there, well for one glorious week it was us. The property is beautiful both inside and out, and the little welcome pack the owners left for us was greatly appreciated. The house was very easy to get to by car and we had no problem with either the steep steps or gentler slope down to the harbour which made getting into the town very quick and easy. The kitchen was well equipped and it was no hardship to prepare and cook our evening meal which we did on a couple of occasions. As it was towards the end of the season the restaurants and bars were very quiet but that suited us well.
We enjoyed our stay so much it was the one holiday were we wished we we staying longer, maybe next time, we would definitely book Ravenscliffe Lodge again. Thank you David and Elaine Quayle for accepting our booking.

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