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Dramatic and desolate but beautiful

I love this place! Watching the sea bump up against itself is great. The pebbles are fascinating... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2018
via mobile

Love going to the Point of Ayre Watching the water battle the tide and current Often see seals... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2018
Geraldine M
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

I love this place! Watching the sea bump up against itself is great. The pebbles are fascinating. Could sit here for hours!

Thank Gingerjo1973
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Love going to the Point of Ayre Watching the water battle the tide and current Often see seals ducking in and out of the water The stones on the beach are pretty and colourful It is a special place that blows the cobwebs

Thank Geraldine M
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Was part of our National Holidays tour. Driver had not been before and no-one knew what to expect. Road leading to lighthouse was marked private property so impossible to get near. The older members of our party, including me, did not have the time to...More

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Not quite sure why the Caledonian Travel tour bus stopped at the Point of Ayre as its not really suitable for buses but here we are! Narrow roads leading down to the beautiful Point of Ayre Lighthouse and Winkie Lighthouse Tower. There was plenty room...More

Thank Frances G
Reviewed 7 July 2018

decided to go and see the point of Ayre, got the bus to Bride and walked to it, took 1hr and 15 mins each way, loved it fantastic day would do it again.

1  Thank emmalwallwork
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

A bit dramatic for a very quiet place, with all sorts of animals getting about their own business, eating one another. But you are unlikely to see that. The little lighthouse on the beach (pictured) is open and probably the one used today. The larger...More

Thank Grant M
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

There isn't much at the Point of Ayre but the views are beautiful. Tends to be very windy but it is a very peaceful place. The drive up there is stunning.

Thank Jo R
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Okay so it's just a light house and you can see them anyway but Point Ayre is such a strange place. Silent (apart from the wind) and spectacular views of Cumbria and Scotland. Defiantly worth a visit to take some photographs.

Thank seekeroffortune2013
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

First time we have visited and what a wonderful place. We were lucky it was a beautiful clear day and we could see Scotland. It is lovely to visit somewhere so unspoilt. Nice to have a walk on the pebble beach even though it was...More

Thank Manderj
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Just a yellow and red light house, nothing less nothing more, no surprises really. What else should i tell you, just a male genitalia shaped building on the sharp pointy boi of the island. There isn't even any trains or kipper baps or even tin...More

Thank rkaykaymond53
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4 July 2018|
Response from Jo R | Reviewed this property |
Apparently there is a bus from Ramsey although I have never used this service.