About this listing
Our house is only 3 miles from Dublin city centre. Public transport is plentiful and frequent. We also have a leisure centre with swimming pool, gymnasium, soccer etc. only 1 minute walk from our house. There is also a beautiful park and playground for children. Shops, churches, libraries, banks etc are only 2 minutes walk away.
Breakfast is not included in the Price. A continental breakfast is available for an extra €3.00 per person. (Tea/Coffee, Toast, Jam, Marmalade, butter).
The kitchen is off limits for cooking.
Washing Machine Use available €5.00 per wash.
Interaction with Guests
We love to interact with our guests especially people who are interested in improving their English. Conversational English at meal times is very helpful we feel. We can recommend a great English Language School or you can do some conversational English Classes with the head of household.
Our neighbourhood is a very quiet and secluded location. We have 3 twin Rooms and 2 Single rooms available where we can accommodate up to 8 guests. We can also give 3 guests a twin and single room self contained accommodations if necessary. Close to all public transport, parks, churches, shops, library, banks etc.
And yet we are only 15 minutes by bus to the centre of Dublin. We are also very close to 2 large shopping centres/malls.
Phoenix Park, Dublin Zoo etc are within a short distance.
With up to 5 different bus routes to choose from you can get to Dublin City Centre in approximately 15 mintues. Buses also traverse the city from North to South, so one bus journey may take you to your destination.
Other Things to Note
If you are a keen Golfer and like to play we have up to 6 golf courses withing a 3 mile radius, they include:
Saint Margaret's Golf and Country Club
Coorstown Golf Club
Hollystown Golf Club
Elm Green Public Golf Course
Sillogue Public Golf Course
Ashbourne Golf Course (7 miles)
There is also swimming, gymnasium, horse-riding and the Zoo close by.
We can organise personal tours for people who wish to visit historical and national monuments of interest outside Dublin like Newgrange, Hill of Tara, Powerscourt House and Waterfall. We can also arrange Airport Pickups and Drop Off.
There are not many house rules.
There is no drinking of alcohol allowed in the house.
Drunkenness and being loud will not be tolerated.
Respect everybody else's space and when you arrive home at night to be quiet.
Kitchen is off limits after 6 pm.
For Security Reasons Guests are expected to vacate the house during the day when there is no supervision around.
No Pets Allowed as we have a small dog, Bichon Frise called Alfie.
And strictly NO SMOKING indoors.
About the Host, Amanda
Fun, Friendly and outgoing. We love to have people come to stay with us. We enjoy the experience of meeting and helping people from other countries to enjoy Dublin and Ireland to the fullest. We can organise a day tour for up to four persons to places of historical and national interest for our guests. Just let us know what you want to do and we will let you know the cost. We look forward to meeting you.