About this listing
Don't just visit Dublin, experience Dublin in any of our 4 unique and original apartments. We have named our apartments after Irish nationalist leaders to reflect our location in the historic Kilmainham/Inchicore area of Dublin.
Beautifully appointed, spacious and elegant apartment in a converted Victorian Red Brick building in the historic Dublin 8 district. Bright and spacious due to the distinctive and original large bay window.
We aim to provide top quality accommodation and value for money and we pride ourselves on our attention to detail.
The apartment itself is made up of a large open plan living room with a fully equipped kitchen. The apartment is a one bedroom but comfortably sleeps five with a double and single bed in the bedroom and a double pull out sofa bed in the living room.
There is a large bathroom with twin basins and a power shower that is perfect after a long day sightseeing in Dublin Town.
Just a short walk from the Dubline, Dublin Discovery Trail,close to Kilmainham Gaol, IMMA, Phoenix Park, and the must-see Dublin institution the Guinness Brewery!
We are close to supermarkets (Tesco, just across the road), hair and beauty salons, bars and restaurants, a playground, banks, pharmacies and butcher shops all just down the street on Tyrconnell Road.
We have secure onsite parking to the rear at no extra charge!
Cell phone available.
The entire apartment is at your disposal including laundry room, and patio and yard to the rear.
Interaction with Guests
Either my representative or I are always available but never intrusive.
15 minute walk from 'The Dublin', Dublin Discovery Trail,commencing at The Royal Hospital, Kilmainham, Ireland's oldest public building dating back to 1684 and Kilmainham Gaol and Museum. We are a short walk from the War Memorial Gardens and the Phoenix Park. The Liberties with Guinness storehouse is within walking distance or a 5 minute bus ride. Local bus route (No 13, 40, 69 bus) - 1 min Luas tram red line, 5 minute walk. Phoenix Park - 30 mins walk Dublin Zoo - 40 min walk or 5 min bus. Car rental office - Walker Vehicles Rentals Ltd - 10mins Black Lion Pub (one of the best pubs in Dublin) - 3 mins Irish Museum of Modern Art - 15 mins Kilmainham Gaol - 15 mins Guinness Storehouse - 30 mins walk, 5 mins bus. Smithfield - 40 min walk, 10 mins by luas.
Excellent transport links.
On Luas red line, which travels via Heuston Station, The Museum (Collins Barracks), Jameson Distillery, O'Connell St., Connolly Station,The 02, Dublin's big wheel and weekly market.
Luas stop a 5 minute walk.
Serviced by bus routes 13 and 40 which travel via Guinness Brewery,(5 mins), Christchurch Cathedral,(10 mins) St. Patrick's Cathedral, (10 mins)Dublin Castle, (12 mins) Dame St., Temple Bar and Grafton St. (15 mins), O'Connell St, Griffith Ave (DCU), Finglas and Ballymun. Also serviced by bus route 69 (Heuston Station).
From Dublin airport, take Dublincoach to the Red Cow Luas stop via the m50 and transfer to the Luas. journey time 30 minutes.
Alternatively, take the Airlink to Heuston Station and transfer to the Luas.
If renting a car, reach us via the M50 and M4.
Travelling from the South of Ireland, we are on the N7 route to the city centre.
Travelling from the West or North of Ireland, we are 5 minutes from the N4.
We are happy to arrange collection at the airport and have a driver onsite to look after our guests who may wish to avail of this service.
Other Things to Note
Early check in will be facilitated, if the apartment is unoccupied the night before your arrival.
The "Michael Collins" apartment is located at street level and features the large Bay window, open fire, high ceilings and spacious bathroom.
I'm Gráinne, originally from Co. Kildare and raised in a small family run hotel. I am married to Tim who is now retired from An Garda Siochána (Irish Police).
Tim and I purchased this property in 1986 and lived here for a number of years until our family grew and we needed to relocate.
We loved living in this area and have many happy memories of our first home here.
I have consistently worked in the hospitality industry and always wanted to provide holiday accommodation here as I felt this to be an ideal location. I have been lucky enough to have realized my dream.
I pay particular attention to detail and set the highest of standards in cleanliness and customer care.
Our aim is to ensure that you really feel at home and comfortable in our apartment and we will endeavor to assist you in any way with any aspect of your vacation, so that you get the most out of your trip to Dublin.
We are at the end of the phone 24 hours a day if you need any assistance.
Assuring you of our best attention.