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 and local hospitals which include Beaumont, Mater, Mater Private and Temple Street Children's Hospital.
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 as per Homestay booking policy . At time of booking 25% directly to host via PayPal with the remainder on arrival.
If booking is made within 7 days of arrival full payment in advance or as agreed with host.

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
  • Pets
  • Pets Indoor
  • Non Smoking
  • Allow Smoking

Bedrooms available for booking

Minimum stay is for 5 nights

Maximum stay is for 29 nights

Check-in date must be before 25 Mar 2023

Available for given dates

Long stay? If you have a reoccuring schedule where days in the week do not require accommodation, you can unselect those days below. This will inform the host and reduce the price of your stay.

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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
40
Weekly Price
210
Front large ensuite
From 28 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
45
Weekly Price
285
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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 generally be vacated between 11.00 - 18.00 each day but exceptions of course can always be made.
No Lap-tops in the kitchen - chat only!
Must be kind to Lulu the cat

Smoking is allowed outdoors only.

22 Reviews

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    France
    Age 18 - 24

    5 hearts
    January 2022

    I'm glad I chose to stay at Ger's house until I found a place to live in Dublin.
    Great location, great house, and more importantly: great host! Ger is really welcoming and caring. I highly recommend staying here! thank you again for everything.

    Host reply
    Homestay Host Family Ger in ,

    Thank you Juliette. It was a pleasure to have you here. Best of luck with your studies

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    France
    Age 35 - 44

    5 hearts
    December 2021

    Very pleasant stay at Ger's house! She is definitely a welcoming and caring host.

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    Germany
    Age 25 - 34

    5 hearts
    December 2021

    Ger is a very kind and lovely host. I was staying with her until I found a room in Dublin. She helped me to settle in and once I found a room she even helped me move house. The room was really nice and the location is great. I recommend everybody to stay with Ger. Thank you so much for everything

    Host reply
    Homestay Host Family Ger in ,

    Anja it was a pleasure to host you. It would be lovely to catch up with you sometime in the future.

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    United Kingdom
    Age 35 - 44

    5 hearts
    November 2021

    I had a lovely time in Ger's home and Ger is really helpful and friendly. I wish I could stay longer. The house is great, my room was very cosy and quiet, in a fantastic neighborhood close to the city centre.
    I'll be really glad to come back as soon as I can.

    Host reply
    Homestay Host Family Ger in ,

    Thanks so much Claire. It would be a pleasure to have you back here again in the future

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    Germany
    Age 25 - 34

    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 35 - 44

    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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