Getting around

Cycle hire
• Simpsons in Peel – ring Stuart on 01624 842472 – 15 Michael Street, will deliver and collect if given enough notice. Find them on Facebook
• There is a folder of Cycle routes and tracks in the B&B and Stables sitting rooms

Bus Transport
• Up to date bus timetables are in our porch bookcase
• Visit or ring 01624 662525
• There is an hourly bus from 8am – 5pm to the end of our lane.

There are several different types of trains on the Island.
Timetables in bookcases and on the web

• Steam Train from Port Erin to Douglas
• Electric railway from Douglas to Ramsey
• Rack & pinion Electric railway from Laxey up Snaefell
• Horse tram along Douglas promenade
• Some other shorter and smaller lines

• There are a few walks in your welcome folders, please ask for details of more
• There are a series of ‘Warden’s Walks’ also in the bookcases
• Help yourself to maps of the area when you go out and about – just remember to leave them behind when you go home!
• Looking for a guided walk, then have a look at Go-Mann Adventures!

Getting here

Discounted fares with

Athol Car Hire – 20% off with Stay on a Manx Farm

IoM Steam Packet (Ferries from England and Ireland)

Regency Travel

IoM TT Breaks

Find out more about Peel.

Tesla EV charging

We have a Tesla charging point available for all our guests so there’s no need to worry about finding a free charging point around the Island.

Feed the Animals

Take an active part in the life of the farm and help feed the animals (8-9am daily).


Explore the farm grounds and the hills above with map in hand!

We have had the farm professionally mapped and permanent orienteering courses set up.

Free maps available for overnight guests. Varying course lengths and difficulty.

What to do

The farm has the Isle of Man Coastal footpath running through it for 2 miles and there are countless other lovely tracks and wildlife to enjoy on foot and bike.  We have several guides, which you are welcome to borrow, and we can also provide a packed lunch. The tourist office has details on the 6 cycling trails through the islands countryside. These trails offer something for every ability.

We can arrange:
sea kayaking, rock climbing, coasteering (with Adventurous Experiences);
pony trekking 
(with Ballahimmin Stables)
 walks (with

The Island boasts 9 golf courses.  The closest being Peel Golf course which is a 5 minute drive away. See also:

Basking Shark, Wildlife trips and trips to the Calf of Man are available with Mike Keggin and depart from Pt St Mary Harbour.  You will experience some of the best coastal scenery, and see a host of marine life from basking sharks to sea birds. See also

The House of Mannanan is located in Peel on the quayside and is where you can learn, through state of the art techniques, about the Island’s rich Celtic, Viking and Maritime past.  In fact Peel has 5 museums to visit!

>> More about what’s on in Peel

Places to eat

The Creek InnEast Quay, Peel – 01624 842216
Pub food, specialising in fish dishes.

The Boatyard, East Quay, Peel – 01624 845470; delicious local food, especially seafood.

Jade Harbour Chinese, East Quay, Peel – 01624 845352
Located on the quayside within the historic “smugglers caves”  Food and surroundings are excellent. Also offers takeaway.

The HighwaymanBallawattleworth Estate, Peel – 01624 842386
Family friendly pub/restaurant, providing a varied menu to suit most tastes.  Serves local and guest ales.  The playground outside is great for children.

Royal India Restaurant, Athol Place, Peel – 01624 845678
Indian cuisine.  Good menu and friendly staff. Also offers takeaway

The Marine HotelPromenade, Peel – 01624 842337
Pub food, large portions and extensive menu.

>> More choices for where to eat in Peel