Like a stepping-stone in the Irish Sea, midway between England and Ireland, the Isle of Man has attracted visitors for many years. It has something to offer everyone and Douglas is an ideal base from which to explore the beautiful island. We are pleased to offer this holiday staying at the stylish Rutland Hotel. The Manx Madness package includes a free drink with dinner each evening (T&C's apply) and evening entertainment on 2 nights.
TRAVEL INSURANCE - Required.
The 3 star Rutland Hotel is located off Queens Promenade and boasts stunning views across Douglas Bay. There is a bar, lounge and restaurant. All bedrooms are en suite with TV, telephone, tea making facilities, hairdryer, iron & ironing board and Wi-Fi. There is a lift.
Please note - there are 9 steep steps up to the hotel entrance.
Morning departure, we include a coffee stop in Levens en route to Heysham for the afternoon crossing to Douglas. Our accommodation is 4 nights half board at the Rutland Hotel, Douglas.
This morning we step back in time for a journey you will never forget, experiencing the grandeur of travelling between Douglas and the south of the Island on a Victorian railway, perfectly frozen in time. We disembark in Port Erin, later in the day we visit Castletown.
A half-day tour to the Laxey Wheel (entry not included). The afternoon is free to explore the capital - why not take a ride on the Manx Electric Railway, which is just minutes' walk from the hotel.
We take a trip over to the west coast and the resort of Peel with its flat sandy beach and absorbing attractions. We head back to Douglas, for free time in the island's capital, a unique blend of holiday resort, finance centre and working harbour. Not to be missed is the award-winning Manx Museum (free of charge) for a journey of discovery into the island's absorbing history.
We depart after an early breakfast and transfer to the port at Douglas to catch the morning boat to Heysham. Arrive home mid-afternoon.
4 nights dinner, bed & breakfast including one free drink with dinner on each evening (wine, house beer or soft drink), 2 nights entertainment, Coffee & biscuits on outward journey to Heysham, Luxury coach travel, Services of experienced tour driver, Return ferry travel.
EXCURSIONS - single train journey.
DEPOSIT: £30.00 per person
Single supplement: None