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“Lovely presented clean and welcoming cottage”
Red Gap Cottage, Castletown, Isle of Man.
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Red Gap Cottage, Castletown, Isle of Man.
Isle of Man Tourist Board 4* and Gold Award property. Views to Scarlett & Port St Mary from Red Gap Cottage.
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Red Gap Cottage, Castletown, Isle of Man.
Isle of Man Tourist Board 4* and Gold Award property.
Views to Scarlett & Port St Mary from Red Gap Cottage.
The Sunset seen from Red Gap Cottage.
Living Room.
Living Room.
Living room.
Writing Desk.
Dining area.
Kitchen.
Fully fitted modern kitchen with Neff oven & microwave.
Utility room with Bosch washer and dishwasher.
Bedroom number 1 with 2 single beds. Can be joined to be 1 Kingsize by previous request.
Bedroom number 2 with double bed.
Bedroom No 3 with 2 single beds
Modern bathroom with twin handbasins, bath with shower & seperate walk in shower.
3D plan of Red Gap Cottage.
Castle Rushen, Castletown Square.
View of Castletown Outer Harbour
Castletown Tin Bath Races.
Steam train at Castletown Station
Silverburn walk in Castletown.
Castletown Band playing at the Southern Show.
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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Castletown, Isle of Man

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Peter M
1 review
“Lovely presented clean and welcoming cottage”
Reviewed July 31, 2016 for a stay in July 2016

The service received in booking and when we arrived was excellent.
Kim was on hand to welcome myself and friends, and showed us round the cottage and explained all the facilities fully.
Red Gap was spotless and provided well equipped kitchen, relaxing lounge, very comfy beds and lovely hot shower - just what we wanted after a day out walking !!!!!
Ideally placed for a stroll into Castletown for all amenities such as shops and pubs - especially the 'Gluepot' by the Castle where we always seemed to end up.
Thoroughly enjoyable stay - go and stay and see for yourself!!!!!

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Liked best: Location and cleanliness
Liked least: Leaving to come home
Traveling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway
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Suzanne D
Warrington, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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“Stayed 2 - 9 July 2016”
Reviewed July 22, 2016 for a stay in July 2016

Stayed at the cottage with my husband and we had a very enjoyable stay. The cottage is in a lovely setting and is a pleasant 10 minute stroll to the centre of Castletown. The facilities are excellent and the kitchen is very well equipped as is the utility room. The bathroom is modern and bright and has lovely views over the fields towards Port St Mary. The beamed sitting room is lovely and very comfortable.
If you do not want to use your car (or do not have one) there are good transport links by way of bus or the steam train. There are also lovely coastal walks from the cottage, you just need to step out the door and set off.
Welcome pack is a good and Kim is very helpful.

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Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
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Malmonthe...
Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Fabulous!”
Reviewed July 18, 2016 for a stay in July 2016

We stayed at Red Gap Cottage for the Southern 100 races and what a PERFECT location. Only a 2 minute walk away from the grand stand and paddock! There is parking at the front of the cottage on the road but don't let this put you off! I thought this would bother us as there was no actual drive but the road is wide enough for it not to affect other vehicles and there are cones so that you can save your parking if needed - we didn't really need to use them at all even during race week.
The cottage is located only a 5 minute walk from the town which was perfect for nipping to the Indian or pub of an evening.
Kim met us at the cottage when we arrived and showed us around. Her attention to detail is brilliant. There were fresh flowers, chocolate biscuits, tea bags, toilet roll and much much more. There is a basket in the bathroom which contains all the little bits and bobs that you could perhaps forget to pack which was extremely useful to us as we forgot our toothbrushes!
The sofas and chairs are so comfortable and the beds were fantastic. In each of the twin bedrooms there is one soft mattress and one hard mattress meaning we had a choice which isn't something we have ever seen before.
There is also a great outside space which really is a sun trap!
The cottage was so clean and I felt bad for cooking fish fingers in the oven as it looked brand new!
We would 100% recommend this cottage not only for the races but for holidays also. There is so much to do around Castletown and the Isle of Man and this cottage is the perfect place to stay.
Thank you Kim for letting us enjoy this fabulous cottage :)

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Liked best: Location and beds!
Liked least: Nothing
Traveling group: Extended Family
Your age range 18-24
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895clare
Auckland Central, New Zealand
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
“Great Experience From Start to Finish”
Reviewed July 4, 2016 for a stay in June 2016

Red Gap Cottage was the perfect place to stay for our holiday in the Isle of Man. Location is within easy walking distance of shops, restaurants and beautiful Castletown Harbour. We found the cottage clean and tidy with fabulous facilities and a lovely private sunny outside area to sit and relax. Comfortable beds, modern bathroom and kitchen.
Thank you Kim, you made our stay very special. From the welcoming package we found when we arrived, to your friendliness and helpfulness throughout. In particular thank you for the trouble you went to researching a question we asked regarding the Manx Steam Railway, resulting in a memorable day which will be a very treasured memory.

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Liked best: The house, the facilities and the location
Liked least: Not applicable - loved everything!
Traveling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children Large groups
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ChrisFoxl...
Derby, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Best place on the Isle of Man a real home from home!!!”
Reviewed June 14, 2016 for a stay in June 2016

A very clean and comfortable cottage to stay in with beautiful views and close to the coast, the decoration and cleanliness of this property is to a very high standard, we all enjoyed our stay and as and when we come back to the Island we would not hesitate to stay here again, absolutely top notch.

Traveling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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meleys
Preston, United Kingdom
1 review
“Had a lovely stay, great location”
Reviewed June 9, 2016 for a stay in May 2016

Had a lovely stay in Redgap Cottage, has all the amenities you could ever need, is very clean and well presented, we couldn,t have wished for more.
Would definately stay again, Thanks

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Liked best: Very efficient key collection, made very welcome
Liked least: Having to leave : ]
Traveling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children
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  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
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Redeman
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
1 review
“'Simply the Best'”
Reviewed May 18, 2016 for a stay in May 2016

We decided the annual fishing trip would be on the Isle of Man, booking a property to accommodate five can sometimes be difficult to say the least ! However 'Red Gap' was ideal for us, well situated, well equipped and spotlessly clean.
Lots of good pubs and cafes so eating out was the order of the week! Fish and chips in Port St Mary really good.
All in all a great place, good food, good beer, friendly locals and we even caught some trout!

Traveling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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