In Family

If you’ve got a big family celebration coming up, or are just playing host to a large group of friends, the Isle of Man has a host of quality places to stay for large groups. 

With the great outdoors and fascinating attractions right on your doorstep or just a short trip or train ride away, the Isle of Man is also a destination to spend quality time together.

Group accommodation is plentiful in the Isle of Man with a fantastic selection of hotels, large holiday barns or interlinking cottages for 10 or more people, to suit all generations and preferences. Here are some of our top, perfectly positioned picks;

Ballacallin Court: The Swallows, The Fuchsias & The Hawthorns: 4* Gold barn self-catering cottages in a peaceful countryside location offers three interlinking holiday cottages each sleeping up to 6 guests (18 in total). Two barns are equipped for less mobile guests with one having NAS rating of M1, M2 and M3i. For adventurous families, Ballacallin is the perfect base for walks on the beautiful west coast between Glen Maye with its spectacular waterfall and Peel, home of an ancient fortress and picturesque harbour.

Ramsey Park Hotel: A modern hotel in Royal Ramsey offering family rooms, disabled friendly rooms and restaurant facilities. Just opposite is Mooragh Park you’ll find a play park and other leisure facilities (season depending) for kids to run wild. Also within easy reach is the outdoors pursuits Venture Centre, bowling alley and Milntown – a 16th century historic house and gardens.

Kionslieu Farm Cottages: For a rural farm retreat take a look at these five charming self-catering cottages sleeping between 2 - 6 guests. The cottages cater for larger families and those with level access needs. Kionslieu also offers a children’s playground and is perfectly placed to explore the rest of the Island.

Ballahowin Courtyard Cottages: Find exceptional comfort and quality at Ballahowin’s 12 cottages and apartments set around an attractive courtyard. Each sleeps 2 - 6 guests and is ideally situated in St Mark’s countryside within easy reach of all the main towns. One of the cottages is named Bride after one of the Island’s parishes, perfect for a newly wedded couple! 

Ballachrink Farm Cottages: Ballachrink offers six properties of traditional charm and character, from a room for two in the Doll’s House cottage to a fully equipped farmhouse suitable for eight!  Set in the peaceful surroundings of Laxey the accommodation offers panoramic views of the sea and mountains. Laxey, with a quaint harbour, colour washed stone houses, lofty cliffs and sweep of seashore is just a mile or so down the lane.

Ballure Holiday Homes: Set high on the hillside enjoying spectacular views over Ramsey Bay and adjacent to the main bus route, these five comfortable cottages sleep up to six guests. As a member of all our Welcome Schemes, these homes are fully equipped for families, walkers, cyclists and stargazers! 

Ballacain Courtyard Cottages: Nestled in the unspoilt countryside, these four contemporary cottages are a ten minute car journey from the capital Douglas and sleep up to 12 people.  The young, and young at heart, will enjoy the tree house, trampoline, swings and football nets or nearby walks to the Clypse and Kerrowdoo reservoir.  Journey on the miniature Groudle Glen Railway, which travels to see Santa in the run up to Christmas!




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