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Elgin Retreat

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Elgin Retreat


Perfect for a couple's getaway, Elgin Retreat offers single level guest accommodation located in the heart of Maughold on the north east side of the Island, just 5 minutes outside Ramsey, where a variety of shops, pubs and restaurants can be found.

Local to Elgin Retreat, you can explore the country lanes and two beautiful beaches on foot, the perfect way to take in this part of the island. There is also The Venture Centre just up the road, an outdoor activity centre offering many activities including kayaking, archery and coasteering. If you prefer to stick around there's still plenty to do - guests can enjoy use of an outdoor firepit, BBQ area, small bar area, sun terrace and the outdoor sauna.

A couple of minutes walk away is a stop on the Manx Electric Railway which you can take into the town of Ramsey, or head down the coast to Laxey and Douglas. You can also hop aboard the Snaefell Mountain Railway from Laxey and experience the Isle of Man from its tallest peak!

Elgin Retreat consists of one bedroom which can be made up as a super king or two singles, as well as a large lounge with a sofa bed, giving you full flexibility to enjoy your stay. There's also a bathroom and a kitchenette which also has a fridge, freezer, microwave, washing machine, kettle and toaster. There is no oven or hob provided.

Plenty of off-road parking, private patio, woodland garden, use of two other patio areas and a large lawn for you to explore and enjoy.

Elgin Retreat is managed by local Isle of Man holiday cottage company Island Escapes. Please visit their website to make a booking for Elgin Retreat.

Visit Isle of Man rating: 4 Star Gold

Holiday Let Features:

Fridge, freezer, microwave, washing machine, kettle and toaster. Important - there is no oven or hob provided.

Bedroom: Super king sized bed or two singles, chest of drawers, bedside tables, dressing table, wardrobe.

En-suite: Walk-in shower, wash hand basin, WC

Lounge: Log burner, sofa bed, two recliners, dining table with four chairs, TV

Outdoor sauna: Available at an additional cost

Parking: Plenty of off-road private parking available.

Changeover Day: Flexible - arrival 3:00pm - departure 10:00am

Pets: Pets not accepted

Power & Heating: Heating & Electricity included

Wifi: Free Wifi included

Bedding & Linen: Bed linen and towels provided, please bring your own beach towels.

Shop: 2 ml Pub: 2 ml


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Guide Prices

Prices based on 2 sharing. (Super king bed or 2 singles)
Facility to accommodate up to 1-2 more guests in the lounge. Children charged at £20 per person per night.
Minimum stay 2 nights - discounts available for longer stays.
Prices include a self service continental breakfast, provided for you to enjoy at your leisure.
All bookings are via 'Island Escapes'



  • Television


  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Disabled Accessibility

Bookable Product Facilities

  • Ground floor bedrooms available
  • Hairdryer in all bedrooms

Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age)

COVID-19 Response

  • 1m distancing in place
  • 24-hour minimum vacancy between guests
  • Advance booking essential
  • All linens sanitized in high-temperature wash
  • Capacity limit
  • Contactless check-in
  • Contactless check-out
  • Deep cleaning between visitors
  • Face masks available for visitors
  • Hand sanitizer available to visitors & staff
  • Open now
  • Outside seating

Leisure Facilities

  • Sauna

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking
  • On site parking
  • Secure cycle storage

Payment Methods

  • Accepts major credit and debit cards
  • Cheques accepted
  • Delta accepted
  • Euros accepted
  • PayPal Accepted
  • Sterling Travellers Cheques accepted
  • Visa accepted

Provider Facilities

  • Central Heating
  • Barbecue
  • Central heating throughout
  • Cyclist Friendly
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Garden/patio for guests use
  • Hair Dryer
  • Ironing facilities
  • Ironing Facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Radio
  • Real log/coal fires
  • Separate guests lounge
  • Stargazer Friendly
  • TT & Biker Friendly
  • Walker Friendly
  • Washing Machine
  • Wi-Fi

Provider Features

  • In countryside
  • Non smoking establishment

Target Markets

  • Marketed to any other specialist market
  • Special provisions for cyclists
  • Special provisions for walkers

Travel & Trade

  • Wi-fi available
Elgin Stables, Jack’s Lane, Port-e-Vullen, Maughold, Isle of Man, IM7 1AW
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  • WelcomeCycling Friendly Cycling Friendly 2020
  • WelcomeStargazer Friendly Stargazer Friendly 2020
  • WelcomeWalker Friendly Walker Friendly 2020
  • AccoladesGold Award Gold Award 2021

Opening Times

Open Christmas
Open New Year

* Open all year around. Minimum stay 2 nights.

Special Offers

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Approaching 'Elgin Retreat' from Ramsey, take the second turning down on your left - 'Road of Scarffe's Ridge'. Drive on until the road forks off to the left onto 'Jacks Lane'. Drive down past the Venture Centre, over the tram lines and you will see 'Elgin Stables'  (third house on left) - Drive in towards the rear where you will find 'Elgin Retreat'.

Public Transport Directions

The Electric tram stop 'Lewaigue' is just a few minutes walk up the road and from there you can travel to Ramsey or Douglas.

Just half a mile up the lane you will come to the main road and the bus stop. The number 3 a/b/c bus will take you either to Ramsey or Douglas.

it's around a 35 minute walk into Ramsey.

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