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The Sound

Sound Road
The Sound
IM9 5PZ

Viewpoint

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 284 reviews284 reviews
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Tel01624 838123

Add The Sound to your Itinerary

View from the Sound Visitor Centre to the Calf of Man.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Follow the Sound Road from Port St Mary, passing the thatched cottages at Cregneash.

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Prices

Free admission

Facilities

Venue Facilities

  • WiFi Available

Provider Features

  • In countryside
  • Indoor Attraction
  • No Smoking Attraction
  • Outdoor Attraction

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Disabled Accessibility
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp / Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Parking & Transport

  • Coach parking available
  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Picnic Site

Payment Methods

  • Accepts major credit and debit cards
  • Approx length of visit - Approximate length of visit: 1 hour
  • Maestro accepted
  • Open by appointment outside normal opening times
  • Solo accepted
  • Visa accepted

Provider Facilities

  • Accept coach parties
  • Available for wedding receptions
  • Event Venue
  • Group Friendly
  • Stargazer Friendly
  • Toilets
  • TT & Biker Friendly

Target Markets

  • Marketed Towards Families
  • Marketed Towards Senior Citizens
  • Marketed Towards Students / Youth

Travel & Trade

  • Wi-fi available

Opening Times

2016 (1 Apr 2016 - 31 Oct 2016)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00
Bank HolidayClosed
2017 (1 Nov 2016 - 31 Mar 2017)
DayTimes
Monday - Friday10:00 - 16:00
Saturday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00
Bank HolidayClosed

* Open all year, except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day. From April to October the Visitor centre is open 10am to sunset.

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Excellent
    94
  • Very Good
    102
  • Average
    53
  • Poor
    20
  • Terrible
    15

Recent Reviews:

  • Valerie C
    Belfast
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Fish and chips
    4 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 22nd June 2017
    The cafe was quite busy when we got there, as a tour group had just arrived, but we were served fairly quickly. We had a small portion of fish and chips each. The food was reasonably priced and... Read full review
  • elizabethsweeney
    Brighton, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Beautiful location but sadly cleanliness was not up to scratch!
    2 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 20th June 2017
    We stopped to admire the view and see the seals sunbathing and swimming in the water. What a beautiful peaceful and stunning spot! We ordered three teas and a flat white coffee. The three tea pots... Read full review
  • 682dominick
    Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Great views and location
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 15th June 2017
    We came here during a walk around the tip of the island and timed it just right to avoid the rain. The café has a wonderful panoramic visa looking out on the Calf of Mann. The food was very good with... Read full review

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