About This Listing
We are connected to outdoor event companies that do amazing diverse out door pursuits & Tours around Ireland .We are involved in art and cultures, giving you access to the best of both worlds and all our city has to offer.
Our home is vintage inspired,I collect things ,our sitting room has piano,harp too many instruments to mention,bit like the Van trap family, except i dance ,the rest of my clan are musically inclined ..
For an affordable 35 Euros per person per night you can experience A warm, friendly and clean family home at the foot of the scenic Dublin mountains. Guests can choose between a double bedroom and a room with two bunks - available for sharing or as private rooms. There is a shared bathroom with full-size bath and shower with bath towels and bath robes supplied. Home-cooked meals are available with the family and guests are also welcome to use our kitchen for their own catering arrangements, as well as to make free use of our Wifi.
This location is perfect for outdoor types with the famous 'Wicklow Way' hiking trail beginning at our doorstep and links to golf courses, archery and horse-riding facilities, and the Ticknock zipwire and mountain biking center (see (website hidden) for more info). Picnics or bicycles can be prepared for your outings, just ask!
The home is run by a local festival and events organiser, and culture vultures can expect to be put in touch with the very best that Dublin's art and music scene affords, both classical and avant-garde, above board and underground.
The neighbourhood is 5km from Dublin City centre, readily accessible by bus routes 61 and 15B.
The area boasts a number of high quality restaurants and pubs, including the award-winning Johnny Fox's and The Merry Ploughboy, as well as numerous shops and fantastic parks and play areas for families with young children. The museum of the famous Irish rebel leader Padraig Pearse is within walking distance. So come to us for warmth, wit and a thousand Irish welcomes, and make yourself at home!
Suitable for individuals, couples, groups of friends and families. We can also help you plan your trip and arrange family-based accommodation in Sligo, the famous 'Yeats County' if desired.
It is 35 euros per person per night.
This covers an amazing Breakfast buffet of Fresh fruit, berries water melon etc, greek yogurt,Muesli, our yummy pancakes, (chocolate or savoury , secret to that energy kick),toast and home made jams, cheese ,real coffee - herbal teas, if your lucky enough to be here on Sundays we make the famous Irish breakfast, all meats are from my our local butcher.
We encourage all our guests to cook food and feel free to use our home for their comfort.
Important to remember clean up when your done !!
to all amenities in our home, our contacts for what ever our guests may need, Tours around Ireland, Horse riding, Archery, golf, Hiking, Hostels, Accommodation in Sligo, Glamping in Dublin hills in a bespoked gypsy caravan..
Interaction with Guests
when we home we are friendly and approachable, we will respect Guests boundaries, their bedrooms are their own privatespace and will not be entered unless theres an emergency.
we live in a cul de sac, quite housing estate the last one before you enter the mountains, wonderful local parks, near major shopping Mall "Dundrum Town Center " 4 km away .
Our neighbours are kind and caring
To Dublin City Center 2 mins from our door :61
To Dublin City Center 7 mins from our door:15B
All buses come every 30 mins Mon/Sun.
To Dundrum and Green Luas Line :161
no service on Sundays
Other Things to Note
Marley Park 2km(starting point to the famous Wicklow way Walk"
Zipit "Zip wire center 4km
Rathfarnham village 2km
Dublin city 7km
Dublin coast line 7km
County Wicklow 25km
Please smoke only in the back garden conservatory, help keep the kitchen & bathroom tidy.Enjoy your stay
Front garden,Our back garden is our little escape, full of nooks and crannies,we like to eat out doors during summer,and chill in the evening with a glass of iced tea or nice wine .. my partner is a stone mason so both gardens are inspired by our heritag
About the Host, Tara
I am an events organizer, (website hidden).and (website hidden) and Host to MOrning Gloryville DUBLIN.
Our home is located 6km from Dublin city..Local bus beside our house )NO:61 bus.
I am involved as a freelance curator and organised unique one off events.
I am in the process of opening a vintage Cinema in the heart of Dublin city,
Temple bar "Copper Alley "just of Cow's lane for the summer season.Called Scene & Screen, showcasing Dublin's film History and heritage from our writers to film directors, bringing in local musicians and performers for that extra razzle dazzle to compliment the movie shown .Starting from June 12th every Thursday till the end of Summer..We are involved in lots of Arts and Culture,and have links in Sligo for accommodation in the west and local links to sleeping in a bespoked gypsy caravan up in Dublin Mountains.. Dublin city is filled with amazing museums and festivals during the summer months,We live at the foot of the Dublin Mountains surrounded by forests and local parks, Our coast is less that 7km away where there are opportunities to rent boats and sail around our beautiful coastline ,even buy fresh fish and crabs for your dinner.. Our home is simple and humble ,very welcoming and warm,Our local bus service to city is 3 mins from our front door,NO:61 leaves every 30 mins ....
My Partner Donal Mooney is an amazing stone Mason as well as a Musician, His expertise and love for dry wall building and Our irish heritage is in his veins, with a tradition of 150 years of his forefathers working in this skilled and creative old style method. ,Donal would be glad to share with you his experience and knowledge .He holds many workshops in this area for a minimum fee.Please let us know if you would like that opportunity...
As a family We love the great outdoors,camping ,music, arts and learning about the world,meeting people , sharing laughing and most of all gathering around for a good sing song session.. Our location is perfect for hikers and walkers, We make amazing packed lunches for your outings and day trips. Just let us know your dietary needs and we will do our best to accommodate you .