Centrally located family home 30 mins from city sights, Dublin Mountains and local beaches

Centrally located family home 30 mins from city sights, Dublin Mountains and local beaches


Feb 2010

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3 Bedrooms
Sleeps 6
2 Bathrooms

About our home

Our home is a five-minute walk to the tram line(Luas Green Line) which will have you the heart of Dublin in 20 mins. Some of the attractions are Trinity College, Dublin Castle, Stephens Green and a fab choice of galleries, museums, theatres, restaurants, music venues etc.

We have a comfortable 3 bedroomed home comprises of a kitchen with all modern conveniences which leads into a bright family room with wood burner, Piano, Stereo with a good music collection and direct access to the back garden. The garden is quiet and private, perfect for barbeque (weather permitting) & chilling out. The Sitting room has an open fire with a T.V. Bedrooms are 1 double, 1 twin and 1 single bedroom. The bathroom has a bath and shower.

Centrally situated in a quiet, leafy residential estate at the foothills of the beautiful Dublin mountains, Our home is a 20 min car ride to Glencree, Enniskerry, Powerscourt waterfalls and a great selection of mountain walks.
We are also 20mins drive from the coast with Dun Laoghaire promenade, beaches(Monkstown, Sandycove and the 40 foot swimming baths) as well as markets, cafes and small costal villages(Dalkey, Glasthule and Blackrock). The area offers a wide range of water sports too.

Our location has direct access to the M50(Ring road around the city). This is the road used for trips to all other parts of Ireland including Connemara(3hrs drive), Cork(3 hrs drive), Ring Of Kerry(4.5 hours drive) and the Wild Atlantic Way of Sligo and Donegal(3-5 Hrs drive depending on your destination).

We are 10 mins walk from Dundrum town center which has a multi-cinema complex, large shopping mall, and a host of restaurants.

We are a family of four, Eamonn(My Husband) is a musician and I'm an accountant, we have two children Theo is 16 and Stella 14. We have lived in France for three years and traveled widely as a family and love a good adventure. We have a passion for food and music.
We take good care of our own home and would be very respectful of yours.


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More about us

  1. We are a family of four who love to travel. We're looking for a swap the end of October 2019 for 5 days and open to any swaps during school holidays.

  2. Eamonn is a musician and I work in finance.

  3. We love traveling to new places together and have a passion for music, architecture and good food.

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Where is it?


Leafy suburb of Dublin, five minutes walk from Tram stop that brings you into Dublin Centre in 20mins. Short drive to beach in Dunlaoire or down the coast to many beautiful beaches. At the foothills of the Dublin Mountains with an extensive walking network (access to Wicklow way).

Buzzy restaurants
Lots of choice
Cool bars
Trendy and old traditional pubs & bars
Cozy cafés
Lots of choice
Retail therapy
5 mins from Dundrum Shopping centre
Bit of culture
Dublin city 20 mins away by tram - Museums, Galleries, shows, music, theaters
Walks in the park
Lots of green spaces parks closest park less than 10 min walk
Spot of exercise
Great choice of mountain walks with stunning views
Day tripping
Easy access to M50 - which will connect you to all main road routes

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