The Milking Parlour

Stunning barn conversion near the Point of Ayre

The ‘Milking Parlour’ at East Ballabane

is a stunning barn conversion that adjoins a working farm, with breathtaking views across fields to the sea and the Ayres Nature Reserve, and to the coast of Galloway in the distance.

5 starThe views from all the windows are exceptional. The wonderful terrace at the front of the property overlooks coast and country and is ideal for alfresco meals, or a glass of wine while enjoying the sunset.
WINNER of ‘Best Self-Catering Accommodation’, Isle of Man Tourism Awards 2008

The Milking Parlour
  • 2 bedrooms

  • Sleeps 4 people

  • 5 star grading

  • Children welcome

  • Cots and high chairs provided on request

  • Two bath/shower rooms

  • Wonderful sea and country views

  • Modern and spacious fully equipped kitchen

  • Large patio with lovely outlook

  • Open plan living and dining area with leather sofas

  • Plenty of private parking

  • Under floor heating throughout

  • Stereo system and TV with DVD player

  • i-pod docking stations in both bedrooms

  • No Smoking

  • 2 dogs permitted. See contact page for terms.

Open-plan Living Area

There is a large and light open-plan living area, with patio doors, and there are two comfortable leather sofas. The accommodation is all on one level and has easy access. The interior decor has a very contemporary and stylish feel.



There are two beautiful bedrooms – one double with an en-suite shower room and patio doors onto the terrace, and one twin with an en-suite bathroom with shower.


Twin Bedroom

The Shower Room

A shower cubicle, a toilet, and a basin.

Twin room
Shower room
Shower room

The Bathroom

A lovely bathroom with white suite and over-bath shower, a toilet, and a basin.

The bathroom
The bathroom
The bathroom

The Kitchen

The modern spacious kitchen has glossy cream units and includes a washer-dryer, fridge, freezer, and dishwasher. There is lovely wooden flooring and under-floor heating throughout.

The kitchen
The kitchen
The kitchen

The Farmyard and Barns

There is a large enclosed gated farmyard that provides a safe play area for children. The outhouses on one side of the yard can be used as a covered parking area. The large upper floor of one of our barns is kitted out as a games room with a table-tennis table and a small snooker table. We also provide beach toys and garden games.

Farm yard
Games room

The Gardens

At the front of the farmhouse is a patio with a seating and barbeque area. There is also a pretty cottage garden with views down to the sea, and a large shared tree-lined lawned area that is perfect for games.