Learn of important events from previous centuries as you explore Castle of St John.
Travelers find it in Stranraer, about 140 miles (225 kilometers) from the much-loved city of Manchester.
There are 4 hotels available nearby, and they are terrific if you'd appreciate being just a quick commute away. You might like to think about spending a night or two at The Swan Inn and Cross Haven Guest House, both within 2 miles (3 kilometers) of Castle of St John.
Though upmarket hotels are limited here, visitors find that it's impossible to leave the Thornbank House after being spoiled by the fantastic amenities. It's a mere 0.7 miles (1.1 kilometer) away.
Cafe etiquette varies widely from place to place. Order a coffee from Fig & Olive, an easy stroll from Castle of St John, and enjoy the little differences! If you need something that's more nourishing, Istanbul Pizza & Kebab House is close by. After the sun has gone down, you might wish to wander down the road to Commercial Inn for a quiet drink.
If you're looking for a convenient way to reach Castle of St John, just jump on the metro and get off at Stranraer, the station that is only 0.4 miles (0.6 kilometers) from your destination.