Bespoke Holidays and Self Catering in the Isle of Man


The Isle of Man is situated in the centre of the Irish sea between England and Northern Ireland, and Scotland and Wales.






How to get to the Isle Of Man

By Air : You can fly from most locations in the UK on at least a daily basis.

AER ARRAN :  (Dublin)
BLUE ISLANDS : (Jersey,Guernsey)
FLYBE : (Gatwick/Luton/Birmingham/Manchester/Southampton)
EASTERN AIRWAYS : (Birmingham,Bristol,Newcastle)
EUROMANX : (Belfast,Liverpool,Manchester)
MANX2 : (Belfast,Blackpool,Gloucester,Jersey,Leeds,Nottingham)
VLM AIRLINES : (London City)
LOGANAIR : (Glasgow/Edinburgh)

By Ferry :

The Isle of Man Steam Packet Company daily car ferry and foot passenger crossings from HEYSHAM/LIVERPOOL/BELFAST/DUBLIN :

Car Hire : Local car hire on the Island is available with :

Athol : Main Office. Tel: 01624 674428 Fax: 01624 620782

Hertz : c/o Tel: 01624 825855 Fax: 01624 823783

Avis/Mylchreests : Airport Office. Tel: 01624 823533 Fax: 0 1624 825587.

IOM Rent a Car : Tel: 01624-825855 Email:

Local Directions

From the Sea Terminal: Follow directions for Ramsey and the North. ( The drive is about 30 minutes. Drive through Ramsey, Andreas village is approximately five miles out of Ramsey. As you enter the village, Ballcottier Cottage and Barn are the fourth driveway on the right, past the church entrance. Between a chapel conversion and a two storey stone house. At the end of this driveway the cottage and barn are on the left.

From the Airport: We will arrange courtesy airport collection for Holiday Weeks.


Local Amenities: In Andreas village, which is two minutes walk from the house, there is a shop that sells a large selection of goods and newspapers, and also is the local post office. There is a butcher’s, hairdressers, a church, a car mechanic, and a pub that serves good food. Ramsey, the local larger town, is approximately five miles away, and has supermarkets, a wider range of shops, restaurants, pubs, and petrol. Public transportation is available from the village into Ramsey, and from there to everywhere on the island. Timetables available in the welcome pack. We can arrange the following: Fishing Clay Pigeon Shooting Beach Hacks Venture Centre Days, (Zip Line, Kayaking, Archery) Guided Hikes Diving Boat trips

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