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Ballavarteen - 2 Bedroom Detached Holiday Cottage

23 reviews
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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
4 nights minimum
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This quality cottage with WiFi is situated on our small holding surrounded by farmland. Located only 2 miles from the beautiful quaint fishing port of Ramsey with its restaurants, shops, park, boating lake, bowling alley etc. The accommodation consists of an open plan dining/kitchen area including integral dishwasher, washer/drier, fridge, freezer, built in microwave oven & electric oven & hob. The lounge area has Sky freeview T.V. and DVD with French windows leading onto a large south facing patio. There are two steps up to the bedrooms, one double and one with twin beds. Outside there is a large patio with barbecue, table & chairs & deckchairs where you can sit and enjoy the beautiful countryside all around you. All linen and towels including tea towels are provided (please ...This quality cottage with WiFi is situated on our small holding surrounded by farmland. Located only 2 miles from the beautiful quaint fishing port of Ramsey with its restaurants, shops, park, boating lake, bowling alley etc. The accommodation consists of an open plan dining/kitchen area including integral dishwasher, washer/drier, fridge, freezer, built in microwave oven & electric oven & hob. The lounge area has Sky freeview T.V. and DVD with French windows leading onto a large south facing patio. There are two steps up to the bedrooms, one double and one with twin beds. Outside there is a large patio with barbecue, table & chairs & deckchairs where you can sit and enjoy the beautiful countryside all around you. All linen and towels including tea towels are provided (please bring your own beach towels). Children welcome but sorry no pets. Ample parking right outside. We want you to enjoy your stay here and will do our best to accommodate any special requests. There are no hidden extras, electricity and oil central heating are included in the price together with an excellent welcome pack. Please visit our website for more details.More
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About the Owner
Joyce T
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:December 2011
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1 - 5 of 23 reviews

Reviewed 14 November 2018 via mobile

Been staying here for the last 6 years. I go for a weeks fishing and this is the ideal location. John and Joyce are so friendly and ensure you have everything you need for your stay. There’s a lovely welcome pack when you turn up,...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank -Scott-Davidson999
ballavarteen, VR Owner at Ballavarteen - 2 Bedroom Detached Holiday Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2018

Thank you Scott. It’s always a pleasure having you stay with us and look forward to seeing you again in 2019.

Reviewed 10 September 2018

I would highly recommend this cottage which is just 2 miles outside Ramsey, We had a great holiday touring the Island. Joyce and John were a mine of information. We would certainly hire it again Should we ever go back to the Isle of Man.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Frank S
ballavarteen, VR Owner at Ballavarteen - 2 Bedroom Detached Holiday Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2018

Thank you & so glad you enjoyed your stay with us.

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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

We are just back from a week staying in this lovely cottage. As a first holiday with our five month old daughter this was the perfect base for a trip to the island. The cottage was very comfortable and extremely well equipped, we had everything...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank SUSANNE B
ballavarteen, VR Owner at Ballavarteen - 2 Bedroom Detached Holiday Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Thank you so much it was a pleasure having you stay with us.

Reviewed 19 May 2018

We enjoyed a lovely sunny week staying in this comfortable cottage. Joyce and John could not have been friendlier or more helpful. The cottage is well-appointed and there was a generous welcome pack that provided everything we needed for breakfast the next day and more,...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank JanetD59
ballavarteen, VR Owner at Ballavarteen - 2 Bedroom Detached Holiday Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2018

Thank you so much. So glad you enjoyed your stay with us and we’re able to see so many attractions on this lovely Island.

Reviewed 9 May 2018

Lovely cottage, friendly owners and supplies left for us overwhelming, from the delicious Victoria Sandwich, eggs, cheese, milk, fruit, cobs and butter. Very cosy too as the nights were very cold. A very relaxing holiday.

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Curious549869
ballavarteen, VR Owner at Ballavarteen - 2 Bedroom Detached Holiday Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018

Thank you very much. So glad you enjoyed your stay.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
DVD Player
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Refrigerator
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Washer
Highchair
Blender
Dryer
Outdoor Dining Area
Dishwasher
Towels Provided
Freezer
Private Garden
Cycling Trips
Cable/satellite TV
Books
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Iron
Hairdryer
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Parking
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Mountain Views
Linens Provided
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Internet Access
Toaster
Patio
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About the neighbourhood
Situated in an idyllic location on a small farm surrounded by farmland yet only 2 miles from the town of Ramsey and 2 miles from the Village of Andreas with village shop, Pub/Inn and school.
Getting around
A car is needed to explore a lot of the sights. There are also several Victorian railways, a steam train which leaves Douglas to Port Erin, a Victorian electric railway that goes from Ramsey (2 miles away) to Douglas and stopping at Laxey where you can take the mountain railway to the top of Snaefell. The Manx National Heritage sites are well worth visiting while you are here and all the brochures are in the cottage.
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