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Architect Designed House; Sleeps 13/15. City 15 mins by bus.

People15
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms2
Space 2,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

A fine 6 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom 2,500 Sq.ft home, minutes from the city. Sleeps 15.

This stunning home, comprising of 2,500 sq.ft is a perfect home away from home. Built in 1915 our home still has many of the Edwardian features from this era but also boasts an architect designed modern extension to the rear and beautiful landscaped gardens. On entering our wonderful home you will find a property that is steeped in character but has the benefit and comfort of all the mod cons.

Our beautiful home includes such features as a spacious, modern kitchen, dining room and 2 bathrooms. The large garden has a heated and covered BBQ area, and there is parking within the property for up to four vehicles. Free WiFi is also available.

The location is ideal as it is within walking distance to a host of sightseeing including The National Botanic Gardens, Glasnevin Cemetery and Museum, in addition to the famous Gravediggers traditional tavern and tapas bar. Our home is well serviced by public transport which will get you into Dublin City/downtown in 15 minutes (off peak). Dublin Airport is a 15-20 minute drive, as is the M50 motorway which provides easy access to the rest of Dublin and the surrounding counties. Dublin City University is a short stroll and here you will find recreational and sporting amenities. With a host of local shops, cafes and bars you will find this location a great home away from home.

More Details

Owner
Simon Carthy
Member since: 2010
Speaks English, French, Spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
10 October, 2017

About Simon Carthy

This is my wonderful daughter Freya,she is 3 and we and my wife Jo just love hanging out with friends and family and enjoying the fantastic city that is Dublin - can't wait to meet you.

Why Simon Carthy chose Dublin

Located within such close proximity to the City Centre and designed to such a high spec, we could not resist this property! This home combines the old and the new seamlessly, as modern fittings compliment the original features exquisitely. Packed full of character and with plenty of space to make yourself at home, this property is truly one of a kind.

What makes this house unique

Our home is well serviced by public transport which will get you into Dublin City/downtown in 15 minutes (off peak). Dublin airport is just 15-20 minutes drive away via the M50 motorway, which also provides easy access to the rest of Dublin and the surrounding counties. Dublin City University is just a short stroll away and here you will find recreational and sporting amenities. With a host of local shops, cafes and bars you will find this location a great home away from home. Adding to the appeal, this home is located to renowned sites, including the award winning Glasnevin Cemetery and Museum and the charming Botanical Gardens.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Botanic, Dublin

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 12:00
  • Max. occupancy: 15
  • children welcome
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 14 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • One bathroom with shower downstairs and one full, family bathroom upstairs.
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , Upstairs Bedroom(bed sizes - 90cm by 200cm)
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed , Upstairs Bedroom(bed size - 150cm by 200cm)
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Double Bed , Upstairs Bedroom(bed size - 150cm by 200cm)
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Single Bed , Upstairs Bedroom(bed size - 90cm by 200cm)
    Bedroom 1 - 2 Single Bed , Downstairs Bedroom(bed sizes - 90cm by 200cm)
    Bedroom 6 - 2 Sofa bed/Futon , Downstairs - 2 Double Sofa Bed(bed sizes - 120cm by 180cm)
  • We can place up to 2 extra single fold down beds into this rental if required and the cost for the extra beds for the duration of your stay is €100(fee's apply) per bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
Notes:
The location is ideal as it is within walking distance to a host of sites including The National Botanic Gardens, Glasnevin Cemetery and Museum and the famous Gravediggers traditional tavern and tapas bar. Our home is well serviced by public transport which will get you into Dublin city/downtown can be reached in just 15 minutes (off peak). Dublin airport is only a 15-20 minute drive, as is the M50 motorway which provides easy access to the rest of Dublin and the surrounding counties. Dublin City University is a short stroll and here you will find recreational and sporting amenities. With a host of local shops, cafes and bars you will find this location a great home away from home.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Architect Designed House; Sleeps 13/15. City 15 mins by bus.
average rating of 4.818182 based on 11 reviews
4

A lovely house for our group of 9

  • 4 of 5

Good location and size. Nice kitchen for self cooking

  • Review Submitted: Oct 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

September 2017

  • 5 of 5

Spacious house right around the corner from the Botanical Gardens. We had plenty of room for our party of seven. Simon was very accommodating promptly taking care of unexpected problems. We had a great time in Dublin!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Family stay at Glasnevin house in Dublin

  • 5 of 5

My family of 12 with 6 children and significant others was greatly accommodated by the extremely affordable house we found on AirBNB in Glasnevin, Dublin serviced by Near City Rentals. The house was perfect, slept 12 comfortably, huge kitchen, living room and dining area and 2 full baths but best of all was the beautiful outside area with gorgeous flora; great gathering place for socials. The house is fully stocked with everything you need for bed linens, toiletries, and kitchen needs. All you have to bring is food and beverages. They have TV and Netflix available which is included. You just have to be mindful of the neighbors and keep it quiet after 10pm.

There are several shops and pubs within walking distance (e.g., The Tolka House, The Wash Woman, etc.) and a pizzeria.

Near City Rentals was terrific and extremely responsive to any questions or needs that we had. We locked ourselves out of the house and they were there in 15 minutes to let us back in. They also let you know everything there is to see or do in the area (pubs, restaurants, food stores, tourist sites, etc.) and transportation as well. If you're visiting Dublin, and want to save money as opposed to a hotel, contact Near City Rentals about this house or similar rentals.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect house

  • 5 of 5

This home was perfect for our large group. Clean, beautifully designed and decorated. Within easy walking distance of shops, restaurants and pubs. Simon was so helpful and responsive to any questions we had. We didn't want to leave! This rental was the perfect house for us, we will be back.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beyond our expectations!

  • 5 of 5

Glasnevin was absolutely wonderful! Our house managers Fabi and Vicki made our stay very easy. We had 13 people in our party and there was plenty of room. We had a small issue with the washer but Simon and his team took care of everything ASAP. We would definitely stay again in the future!!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful home convenient to Dublin city

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely beautiful home, with a bus stop 2mins walk where you can catch the no 83 bus into the city centre (O'Connell Street). It is 10mins walk away from the beautiful Botanic Gardens, and 20mins drive from Tayto Park. The house is absolutely stunning inside having been modernised whilst retaining many of its period features. The living space includes 3 large sitting areas, with the 2 main areas accommodating our group of 12 easily. There were complimentary refreshments for every member of our group as well as a large variety of specialized teas and coffee, a variety of condiments as well as fresh bread. The kitchen is fully stocked with cooking utensils, plates, cutlery, etc. They also provided shampoo/conditioner, fresh towels and hairdryers in each room. There is access to the complimentary WiFi which worked perfectly throughout our stay and a Smart TV in the main living room. The outside living area is amazing, and we made use of the outside gas BBQ which had all the tools that you would need. There is also a washing machine and tumble dryer should anyone need it. Fabi was very accommodating and lovely to deal with and Simon dealt with the booking process promptly. Genuinely loved our stay in this amazing house and would/am recommend(ing) it to anyone.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Dublin Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
John Kavanaghs
Nearest Ferry
3 Miles
Dublin Port
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Silloge Park Golf Course
Nearest Train
2.5 Miles
Drumcondra
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
M50
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
The Washerwoman
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
Dollymount Strand
Car: not necessary

The location is ideal as it is within walking distance to a host of attractions, including The National Botanic Gardens, Glasnevin Cemetery and Museum, in addition to the famous Gravediggers traditional tavern and tapas bar. With a host of local shops, cafes and bars you will find this location a great home away from home.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Botanic, County Dublin

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Last Minute
14 Oct 2017 - 4 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
£890
for 2 nights
From
£445
£1,335
 
 
Low Season
5 Nov 2017 - 27 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
£1,335
for 2 nights
From
£667
From
£667
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,780
 
 
Christmas & New Year
19 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018
2 night minimum stay
£3,560
for 2 nights
From
£1,780
£3,560
 
 
Low Seaon
4 Jan 2018 - 31 Jan 2018
2 night minimum stay
£890
for 2 nights
From
£445
From
£667
Fri,Sat,Sun
£2,225
 
 
High Season
1 Feb 2018 - 10 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
£1,335
for 2 nights
From
£667
From
£1,112
Fri,Sat,Sun
£2,670
 
 
St.Patricks Festivities
11 Mar 2018 - 24 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
£5,340
for 2 nights
From
£2,670
£5,340
 
 
High Season
25 Mar 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
2 night minimum stay
£1,335
for 2 nights
From
£667
From
£1,112
Fri,Sat,Sun
£2,670
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£1,335
for 2 nights
From
£667
From
£1,112
Fri,Sat,Sun
£2,670
 

Additional pricing information

CANCELLATIONS

We operate a strict Cancellation Policy. If a cancellation occurs, we will only refund payments if/when we manage to re-sell your cancelled dates in the same rental. All cancellations incur a 10% Admin Fee. This fee is calculated as 10% of the overall value of your entire stay.

If we re-sell all your nights, we will issue a full refund of monies paid, less a 10% Admin Fee.

If we only re-sell some of your nights then we will only refund the value of the nights re-sold, less the 10% Admin Fee. The value of the nights sold is calculated using the average nightly rate of your original booking.

We do not operate a cancellation insurance scheme but we strongly recommend that all guests take out full cover.

There is a security deposit/breakages bond due of €500 which can be paid in cash or via credit card(no fee's apply) on arrival to your rental.

Your security deposit/breakages bond is refunded on your day of departure after the rental has been inspected.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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