Welcome to our bright and airy home! Our detached house is 300 sq metres, with 5 bedrooms and lovely sea views out back. We, Rosaleen and Don live with our two sons, Daragh age 14 and Geoff age 10 and our pet cat Stunner in Tramore, a small seaside resort town population 12k.
Newtown Cove and the Guillemene swimming area are a few minutes stroll from our house.(We have wetsuits which are available for your use if you find the Irish water temperature fresh!) The main 5k beach of Tramore is a 5 minute drive from us. There are numerous other beaches and seaside villages all along our coastline you can enjoy a huge range of waterbased activities -swimming surfing kayaking fishing and beach and coastal walking. There are several childrens playparks and a local swimming pool. The Copper Coast Geopark, a unesco heritage site is adjacent to us.
The town of Tramore has lovely locally owned restaurants, pubs with regular live music, cafes and coffee shops. Tramore golf club is 1k from our house and there are 4 other championship golf courses in the area. We have adult and childrens golf clubs that you can use if you wish to test your skills. Waterford - Viking city is 10k from us, it is the oldest city in Ireland 1000 years old with plenty of interesting historical buildings and cultural activities, good shopping, restaurants and nightlife. Kilkenny - a medieval city is less than an hour from us. Dublin is 140km by motorway from us, and Cork city is 100km away. There are many music and food festivals in the area throughout the summer. The Comeragh mountains are 30 minutes drive from our house.
Our home is family friendly with all mod cons. On the ground floor is our large open plan kitchen, a laundry room, bathroom, a sun room, a dining room with a wood burning stove, living room with 40" flat screen tv, and play room with 40" smart tv, xbox 360 and lots of toys, books and games . We have sky tv, unlimited broadband, net flix.
We have 5 bedrooms upstairs, master bedroom has an ensuite and our bathroom upstairs has a bath and a power shower. We have lovely views of tramore bay from the back of our home. Our large back garden is gated and very safe for children with a trampoline and a swing. We have 3 different seating/dining areas in our back garden, 2 patios, one of which has a built in barbeque and an outdoor fireplace and we also have a large deck off our sun room. We have 4 bicycles which are available for your use during your stay. Our quiet and gentle pet cat Stunner can take a holiday in the cattery during our holidays if you wish or stay and keep you company.
We are looking to swap for 2 or 3 weeks in August 2016 and are open to Car Swap. We are a non -smoking household. We can give you all the information you need depending on your interests and where you would like to visit while in Ireland but to start check out www.tramore.ie , waterfordinyourpocket and waterfordvikingtriangle for further information on the local area