King Williams College, King William’s College, Castletown, Isle of Man, IM9 1TP

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Accommodation in School Holidays at Isle of Man Boarding School

King William’s College is the only independent school in the Isle of Man and is located on Castletown Bay in the south of the island. The Isle of Man has lots to offer, including great beaches, mountainous heathland, historic sites, charming villages and some of the best walking routes, coastal adventures and cycling roads & tracks in the British Isles, not to mention a very interesting transport system.

There are 3 boarding house available during the school holiday periods. Colbourne House (50 beds), School House (50 beds) and Jackson House (30 beds). Colbourne and School House both have a mix of single, twin, triple and quad rooms (all in single beds). Jackson House has 3 twin rooms and 6 rooms with 2 sets of bunks. All rooms in Jackson House are en suite. Each house has a small kitchen and a lounge. Book by the bed, the room, the house or the whole site. Classroom and theatre space
can be hired with your booking by arrangement.

KIng Williams College's boarding houses provide the perfect base for friends and family gatherings, reunions, sports clubs, summer camps etc. Combine the idyllic setting and the catered, comfortable accommodation with the novelty of holidaying on the Isle of Man and you are assured of a stay to remember.

Outside you will have access to the impressive school grounds and the stunning beach at Castletown Bay is just a 100m walk away. The schools sports facilities (indoor & outdoor) are also available to hire. These include an astro-turf pitch, sports hall and swimming pool. A short walk takes you to the small town of Castletown, with it's shops, pubs, cafes etc.

There is ample parking. Catering is available for groups of 20 or more. Choose between full board, half board or B&B. All bedding is provided BYO towels.

This accommodation is featured on our map of the Isle of Man and Northern Ireland and here is its own website.


  • Beds & Rooms:

    130: Colbourne House 50, School House 50, Jackson House 30
  • Open:

    School Holidays
  • Price per night:

    £35pp. Enquire for whole house or whole site bookings.
  • Booking:

    A booking form is required with a 50% deposit at time of booking.
  • Directions:

    From Douglas follow signs to Castletown and the Airport. Bus stop is located adjacent to the entrance to King William’s College.
  • Public Transport :

    The airport is located next to the College. Ferries dock at Douglas from Liverpool, Heysham, Dublin and Belfast.
  • Walks :

    Long Distance Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks
This accommodation is featured on the following pages
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aMixed dormitories
bSingle sex dormitories
cPrivate rooms
dBedding provided
gFully heated
mMeals available (with notice)
oMeals available locally
kSelf catering facilities
iDrying room
pClothes washing facilities


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The perfect place for schools and large groups to stay

October 10th 2023

Your search for the perfect place for your group could be over. King Williams College, an amazing independent school on the Isle of Man, is now letting it’s 3 boarding houses in the school holidays. Groups of all sizes up to 130 can’t help but enjoy the fabulous setting. The majestic school buildings sit just 100 m from the beach, with fantastic grounds and sports facilities, a theatre, swimming pool and much more. Call 01624 820474 to find out more and tailor your booking to the needs of your group. Catering packages for groups of 20+.

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