The Isle of Man is a fantastically family friendly place. The Island’s size, facilities and attractions make the Isle of Man the ideal holiday destination for families of all ages. The Island is a place where children can indulge their wilder side, get in touch with nature and really explore.
The Island’s size means the next activity is never too far away and open space is never at a premium. The Island benefits from a low population density when compared with much of the United Kingdom and has the lowest overall crime rate in the British Isles. All this means that you really can get away from it all, in the knowledge you are visiting a safe and friendly place with your family.
The Island’s four major towns provide a different experience on each side of the Island. In the North, Ramsey and the surrounding villages you will find a picturesque coastal base to start your adventures.
In the West, the city of Peel with its sweeping beaches, fantastic restaurants and historic castle is the perfect place to watch the sunset over medieval ramparts.
In the south, Castletown offers a glimpse into the past. The fortified town features stunning coastal views to the south, is the seat of the old Manx parliament and the setting for Castle Rushen, maintained by Manx National Heritage.
In the east of the Island is the capital Douglas, featuring numerous family friendly restaurants and activities for old and young alike.
The Isle of Man offers space, comfort, convenience and adventure for your family holiday. With huge swathes of the Island unpopulated you are never far from nature, yet will always have the convenience of easily accessible shops, activities and facilities right on your doorstep, wherever on the Island you decide to stay.