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Mann Cat Sanctuary

#2 of 2 things to do in Santon Features Animals
Main Road, Ash Villa, Santon IM4 1EE
+44 1624 824195
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Cat lovers heaven

From a young child I have visited here about once a year. If you love cats its a must. As soon as... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Robyn P
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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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A must for Cat Lovers

Missed it on the 1st occasion we visited but the missus is a big Cat fan and it was a must this... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
George N
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Mann Cat Sanctuary is a registered charity in the Isle of Man, No. 705. It is a safe haven for neglected and unwanted cats. We operate a strict non-destruct policy, unless an animal is suffering from a terminal illness or has injuries that are beyond veterinary help. If you don't like old age and imperfection then this is not the place to visit! We Welcome visitors during the summer on Wednesday and Sunday from 2pm-5pm. The entrance fee is a six pack of cat food!
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Main Road, Ash Villa, Santon IM4 1EE
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

From a young child I have visited here about once a year. If you love cats its a must. As soon as you park up you get greeted by a cat or two! They have free roam of the yard and house and can do...More

Thank Robyn P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Missed it on the 1st occasion we visited but the missus is a big Cat fan and it was a must this time. Lovely set up for the Moggies. Folks there mice and Friendly. You could well have some new friends after a visit with...More

Thank George N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely place to visit although it makes me feel sad and annoyed that they have to rescue so many cats,

Thank YorkieGSer
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We have 4 cats at home, so you could say that we are cat lovers, and whilst visiting IOM we had heard about the Mann Cat Sanctuary. From first driving into the court yard and parking up to leaving the sanctuary you are surrounded by...More

1  Thank Mark C
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Me and my family visited after my brother telling me so much about this wonder haven! We couldn't resist of course. When we arrived, there were... CATS everywhere! It was a delight to see; smiling people, happy cats and a sense of relaxation. I simply...More

1  Thank LauraDav123
Reviewed 18 October 2016

What an amazing place. They do fantastic work and the cats are friendly and love being stroked! Little gift shop there too and you can donate. Only open a couple of afternoons a week but well worth a visit!

Thank chestermum
Reviewed 14 September 2016

If you're not a cat fan, you probably won't appreciate this unfancy place – but if you are, it's a blast. More than 200 cats (about 10% of them the unique Manx breed) wander freely among various rooms and outdoor areas, mingling with chickens and...More

Thank rcepuch
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This was our second visit since we discovered the sanctuary in 2014 . We spent two weeks on the island and so got to visit three times.They are open on a Wednesday and Sunday afternoons from 2 till 5 . You can stay and cuddle...More

1  Thank Sue N
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Me and my partner visited as we were holidaying on isle of mann it is a bit far from douglas were we were staying and the taxi cost fivteen pounds there but we'll worth the visit lovely and peaceful there ducks turkeys donkeys and of...More

Thank Carol H
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We had a nice time looking and to see all the cats and to see how the own as see was looking after a little kitten

Thank Kay34081
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Dennis B
8 August 2015|
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Response from beccy R | Reviewed this property |
The bus stops pretty much outside the sanctuary every ten minutes. The steam train stops at Santon station every two hours too and goes from Douglas. It's a ten minute walk from there (consult a map beforehand so you don't... More
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Dennis B
8 August 2015|
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Response from BrendaC205 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a bus or two, not sure of the numbers though.
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