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Mann Cat Sanctuary

Open: Apr 1st - Sept 30th 2023 (Summer): Wednesday & Sunday, 2pm - 5pm
Disabled: Access
Location: Santon
Parking: Ample in Car Park


A Manx charity providing a rescue and shelter service for cats on the Isle of Man. Self Funding the charity aims to rehabilitate and re-home cats and kittens after losing their home. To promote responsible pet ownership, animal welfare and care. Taking care of unwanted animals is a big task and can be reduced by neutering, therefore all the cats that enter the sanctuary are neutered before re-homing. There is a 24 hours emergency rescue vehicle available if needed and the sanctuary is opened to the public for viewings.


Near Santon in the south part of the Island.

By Vehicle:
Take the A5 between Castletown and Douglas. The Sanctuary is located in Santon and is well sign posted.

By Bus:
Take the no 1 or no 2 bus, getting off at Santon. The Sanctuary is a short walk away.

By Railway:
Take the Electric Railway to Douglas and then take the Steam Railway to the Santon Stop. Walk to the B26, turn left heading towards the A5. Then continue right along this road to the Sanctuary, which is sign posted.

Mann Cat Sanctuary
Ash Villa
Main Road
Isle of Man
Tel: 01624 824195
Fax: 01624 827990


  • Lots of Cats, some horses, ducks, etc
  • Gift Shop
  • Bring and Buy Stall


A lovely place with a warm and caring atmosphere. There are many animals roaming the grounds and all were happy for attention, especially the cats. Sit and enjoy an afternoon with some very friendly felines.

Mann Cat Sanctuary

Mann Cat Sanctuary

Mann Cat Sanctuary

Mann Cat Sanctuary

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