About the Homestay

Coastal Period style
  • Welcomes
  • Males
  • Females
  • Couples
  • Families
  • Students

My home is a large period house close to the sea and a short bus ride (10 mins ) into Dublin city centre. The DART is also within a 10 min walk making all sides of the city very easily accessible. Amenities close by include cafés , restaurants , pubs and even a small theatre. Very close to a number of golf clubs and 20 mins from the airport.
The area is quiet and very safe with lovely walks down by the sea front and nearby parks.
Easy access to city centre,Trinity college, DCU ,UCD ,East Point, IFSC, Convention Centre, Croke Park,Aviva Stadium, Grand Canal Dock
3 bedrooms available - each suitable for 1 person
1 large with ensuite bathroom
2 smaller with shared bathroom - although mostly the bathroom will not have to be shared except occasionally and then usually only with one other person.
Any questions - just ask and I will delighted to help with information and advice or just chat!
Payment is per Homestay policy - 15% at time of booking via PayPal and the remainder on arrival.

Additional Info

Additional Info
Parking options - free On road
Use of Microwave, toaster, and kettle but not cooker for health and safety and insurance reasons.

Pets

Cat

House Facilities
  • Non Smoking
  • Allow Smoking

Bedrooms available for booking

Minimum stay is for 4 nights

Maximum stay is for 14 nights

Check-in date must be before 08 Oct 2020

Available for given dates

Front single
From 22 per night
Single Room
Sleeps 1

Bathroom shared (with family / other guests)
1 Single Bed

Bedroom availableNot available for dates

Nice bright single room with comfy bed and lovely view of tree lined road. The bathroom generally not shared with anyone else - except occasionally.

Facilities
  • Desk and Lamp
  • Closet / Wardrobe
  • Bedside Locker / Nightstand
  • Mirror
  • Hair-dryer
 1 guest
Nightly Price
35
Weekly Price
190
Back single
From 22 per night
Single Room
Sleeps 1

Bathroom shared (with family / other guests)
1 Single Bed

Bedroom availableNot available for dates

Single room overlooking back garden right next door to bathroom

Facilities
  • Desk and Lamp
  • Closet / Wardrobe
  • Bedside Locker / Nightstand
  • Mirror
 1 guest
Nightly Price
35
Weekly Price
190
Front large ensuite
From 23 per night
Single Room
Sleeps 1

Bathroom ensuite (within room)
1 Double Bed

Bedroom availableNot available for dates

Large bright double room with ensuite bath room suitable for 1 person

Facilities
  • Desk and Lamp
  • TV
  • Dresser / Drawers
  • Closet / Wardrobe
  • Mirror
  • Hair-dryer
  • Radio
 1 guest
Nightly Price
40
Weekly Price
205
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About the Area

My house is located in a quiet safe area in Clontarf about 3 km from Dublin city centre and 20 mins drive from the airport. The bus stop is within a few mins walk with the DART 10 mins walk giving access to all sides of the city.
The seafront can be seen from the house with lovely walks to the beach and nearby parks. There are a number of cafés, pubs and restaurants within walking distance - even a theatre . There are also several golf clubs in the area.
The area is quiet and very safe with lovely walks down by the sea front and nearby parks.
Easy access to Trinity college, DCU ,UCD , National College of Ireland,East Point, IFSC, Convention Centre, Croke Park,Aviva Stadium, Grand Canal Dock

Local Area Facilities
  • Tennis
  • Park
  • Gym
  • Golf
  • Swimming
  • Beach
  • Cinema
  • Library
  • Water sports
  • Health club
  • Restaurant
  • Airport
  • Bus Stop
  • Train station
  • Hospital

Meals

Hosts can offer a complimentary light breakfast at their discretion. All other meals, including a full breakfast, might incur an additional cost, if offered. Meals and any additional payment should be arranged directly with your host.

Included in the stay
  • Complimentary Light Breakfast
  • Use of Kitchen

House Rules

Bed and breakfast only. No cooking.
Few rules really but quiet after midnight - no smoking in the house but garden available. Generally rooms should be vacated between 11.00 - 18.00 each day but exceptions can always be made.
No Lap-tops in the kitchen - chat only at breakfast!
Must be kind to Lulu the cat

Smoking is allowed outdoors only.

18 Reviews

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    Germany
    Age 18 - 24

    5 hearts
    February 2020

    This guest awarded the host 5 hearts but didn’t leave any comments.

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    South Korea
    Age 25 - 34

    5 hearts
    July 2018

    Hi Ger, your house was very comfortable and calm. So when I stay there, I was able to get enough rest. In addition, Thank you for helping me adjust to Irish life. :)

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    Spain
    Age 25 - 34

    5 hearts
    April 2018

    This was my best experience when renting a room. Ger is really kind and friendly, I felt really comfortable since I entered the house. The bedroom and house location is also fantastic. Do not hesitate to choose her!

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    Ireland
    Age 45 - 54

    5 hearts
    March 2018

    Fantastic stay with Ger! She is an absolute lady, house is beautiful, clean, warm and very welcoming. Clontarf is a super area with great amenities on your doorstep and excellent commute into Dublin City highly recommend will be back!

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    Spain
    Age 25 - 34

    5 hearts
    March 2018

    Ger is a very nice and welcoming person. I feel like at home with her. The house is great, the room even better, spotless. I would recommend 100% to stay with Ger. Gracias por todo!!!!
    Thanks!

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    Ireland
    Age 35 - 44

    5 hearts
    September 2017

    Fabulous stay with Ger in contarf
    Extremely clean and comfortable
    Enjoying my stay here with Ger
    Location excellent for my convenience especially for my job
    Thank you Ger for hospitality
    You are a fantastic host
    Kind regards

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    Germany
    Age 55 - 64

    5 hearts
    July 2017

    Herzlich nette Gastgeberin. Hilfsbereit und freundlich. Für den gelungenen Start hatte sie sogar leihweise einen Stromadapter und eine Leap-Card für mich. Mein Zimmer war für mich als Alleinreisender groß genug und sauber. Das Bett war ok. Das Bad mit Runddusche brandneu...besser als in manchen 4* Hotels! Habe mich sehr wohlgefühlt...trotzdem auf der Homestay-Seite nur ein kleines Frühstück angeboten wurde, gab es nicht nur Marmelade + Toast, sonder auch mal Eier oder das warme Irische Frühstück. Ger ist zuverlässig. Sie hatte jeden Morgen pünktlich bereits den Kaffee fertig und leistete mir sogar am Tisch Gesellschaft und unterhielt sich mit mir(gut für mein eingerostetes Irisch). Im Garten konnte man Rauchen. Der Vorort Clontarf ist am Wasser...man kann sehr schön Spazieren, Joggen und Radfahren an der frischen Luft. Bushaltestellen sind in 2 Minuten zu erreichen...ca alle 10 Min kam er...bis in die Stadtmitte(CityCenter)sind es nur ca 10 Min Fahrzeit. Auch gut...gleich um die Ecke ist ein kleiner Supermarkt, Pizzaria, Fish&Ships u.a. Imbiss to go und Friseure. Meine Erwartungen wurden übertroffen. Sehr empfehlenswert! Ich komme gerne wieder....Peter aus Deutschland/Höxter

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    Host reply
    Homestay Host Family Ger in ,

    Thanks Peter. Maybe see you again next year.

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    Austria
    Age 35 - 44

    5 hearts
    July 2017

    Everything was perfect: the most welcoming and helpful host, cozy room [spotless clean bathroom] easy reachable public transport and a nice cat. I can really recommend staying with Ger!

    Host reply
    Homestay Host Family Ger in ,

    Thanks Gabriele - it was a pleasure to host you

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    Bulgaria
    Age 18 - 24

    5 hearts
    May 2017

    The house was amazing, extremely convenient location. Our host Geraldine was there for our every need. She has provided us with information about buses and trains in Dublin, tourist attractions and so much more. She took us on a tour of Dublin, besides the fact that she was busy, she has helped with everything from giving a small heater to dropping us in city centre without any hesitation. I have never been treated better.
    P.S. - Dublin is amazing!

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    Host reply
    Homestay Host Family Ger in ,

    It was a pleasure to have you Georgi

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    Italy
    Age 25 - 34

    5 hearts
    May 2017

    This guest awarded the host 5 hearts but didn’t leave any comments.

    Host reply
    Homestay Host Family Ger in ,

    Thanks Marco

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