Isle of Man

Isle of Man

Journey to the Isle of Man for a 5 day holiday, here you can visit the mining village of Laxey, the island capital Douglas and take a ride on the Isle of Man Steam Railway.


Journey to the Isle of Man for a 5 day holiday, here you can visit the mining village of Laxey, the island capital Douglas and take a ride on the Isle of Man Steam Railway.

Chesterhouse Hotel


The Chesterhouse is situated on the seafront of Douglas and has 67 rooms, all with en-suite bathrooms. Offering a full range of modern facilities and accessories, rooms at The Chesterhouse offers friendly service great value for money and a prime location. The hotel is situated on Douglas Promenade, 2 minutes from the ferry terminal and in the town centre which offers extensive shopping facilities and a variety of bars and restaurants. The hotels own 'Shiraz' Restaurant and Bar offers comfortable surroundings and with great views of the Douglas Bay.


Price Includes:


  • Luxury Coach travel with experienced driver

  • 4 night stay in Douglas, Isle of Man

  • Dinner, bed and breakfast     

  • Ferry crossing to and from Isle of Man

  • Train journey to Snaefell Peak

  • Single journey on the Isle of Man steam train                           


Morning departure from the local area we make our way to Heysham for the ferry crossing to the Isle of Man.


After breakfast we travel to the mining village of Laxey, home to the world's largest working waterwheel called "Isabella". Board the mountain railway at the "Cottage" to Snaefell Peak, the highest point on the island, with magnificent "birds eye" views. We will then have free time in Ramsey, the island's 2nd largest town, returning along part of the famous TT course passing the landmarks of Kates Cottage, Keppel Gate and Windy Corner.


Today you can enjoy a free day in Douglas and enjoy the islands capital with its Victorian Pier & sandy beach, take a ride on the horse and cart along the seafront, or visit the museum. The hotel is within easy walking distance of all the local attractions and shops.


After breakfast we will begin our journey on the Isle of Man Steam Railway, the longest narrow gauge steam line in the UK, still operating with its original locos and carriages. The 16-mile journey from Douglas transports you through charming countryside to Port Erin & Rushen Castle - one of Europe's most finely preserved Medieval Castles. The day will continue with a coastal tour on the western shoreline - Port St Mary, Port Erin and Peel with its castle, famous for its kippers and the best place in the UK to observe basking sharks. Returning over Twynwald Hill and the 1000-year-old Manx Parliament.


We depart for our journey home shortly after breakfast, arriving on the mainland around about lunchtime.

Tuesday 24th October 2017

5 Days

Price per adult twin or double: £389.00

Single Supplement: £50.00

Price per child: £309 (under 12years, sharing with 2 adults)


Deposit per person: £30.00


Balance due 8 weeks prior to departure


Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Annan Bus Stop at Market Square, Beside the war memorial
Annan DG12 6AN
Aspatria Bus Stop outside Library Car Park
Market Square, Aspatria CA7 3HB
Brampton The Sands (Bus stop), Brampton
on the Newcastle side CA8 1UG (A6071)
Carlisle/Travel Centre Reays Travel Centre, 11-13 Devonshire Street
Carlisle CA3 8LG
Cockermouth, Aldi Aldi Cockermouth, Low Road,
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 4HH
Distington Rathbone's, Main Street
Main Street, Distington, Workington CA14 5XJ
Dumfries Tourist Information Centre, Whitesands
64 White Sands, Dumfries DG1 2RS
Eastriggs Bus Stop, Annan Road (opposite Halifax Road)
Eastriggs, Annan, Dumfries and Galloway DG12 6QF
Egremont Market Place bus stop, opposite Co-op, Egremont
CA22 2DD
Gretna Gretna Inn, Annan Road
121 Annan Road, Gretna DG16 5DN
Haltwhistle Outside Railway Station
Harrington, Galloping Hor Galloping Horse Inn, 95 Main Road
High Harrington, Workington CA14 4NQ
Hexham Outside TIC, Wentworth Car Park
Keswick Booth's Store, Bus Station
Tithebarn Street, Keswick CA12 5EA
Maryport, Curzon Street Co-op Store, Curzon Street
Maryport CA15 6DA
Penrith Railway Station Car Park
Ullswater Road, Penrith CA11 7JQ
Shap Memorial Hall
Tebay Truckstop Services (M6 Junction 38)
Warwick Bridge (Day) Bus Stop (opposite Petrol Station)
Warwick Bridge, CA4 8PL
Whitehaven Bus Stop (opposite Shipwrights Arms)
Whitehaven, CA28 7XE
Wigton Bus Station, King Street
Wigton CA7 9EP
Wigton Depot Reays Coaches Depot, Strawberry Fields, Syke Park
Wigton CA7 9NE
Workington Seaton Bus Stop (opposite M&S Car Park)
Workington CA14 3AB

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