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73 Coastguard Station

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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Dublin, County Dublin
Renovated period cottage with quiet, comfortable and cosy interior. Situated in Dublin docklands where giant working cranes dominate the marine landscape.
The cottage has been restored with expert architectural advice and executed by skilled Dublin craftsmen. It is furnished with original Victorian pieces.
It is close to the Great South Wall, one of the finest marine walks on the east coast, and Sandymount strand which features in Joyce's 'Ulysses'.
Listing #HL136231
About the Owner
Billy M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2010
Interaction with guests
There is a manager who will available during the stay.
Reviews from our community
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Reviewed 4 August 2018

Just had a great week at the Coastguard Station. Great location and a wonderful cosy property. The whole family enjoyed the stay. Close to local shops, public transport and an ideal base for Dublin and beyond. Great walks if you like them are close by,...More

Thank Paul A
billymundow, VR Owner at 73 Coastguard Station, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

It was a great pleasure to have Paul and his family. Their decision to walk to the Great South Wall and Poolbeg Lighthouse was admirable. It is one of the best coastal walks on the east coast. Billy.

Reviewed 14 June 2018

Quiet location despite being near a container port. A walk through lovely Ringsend Park takes you to the number 1 Bus straight into the centre of Dublin. Dublin is so busy it was a relief to get back to no;73 and pop into The Yacht...More

Thank Ruth K
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Reviewed 2 June 2018

Billy was great with email communication with me. The location is a little hard to find, it is 73 Pigeon house road, the number is not visible from the street. The house was well equipped, bedrooms where very nice, kitchen and bathroom where clean and...More

Thank HaggisHalifax_Canada
billymundow, VR Owner at 73 Coastguard Station, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Thank you for your positive response. The kitchen is new. I am replacing the sofa with two armchairs and this should help. Each time I make an improvement I receive conflicting opinions. The building is listed and cannot be extended or changed in any major...More

  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Stereo System
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The cottage has an area of 900 square feet. There are two double bedrooms on the first floor. The ground floor has a combined living / dining area with open fire, original pitch pine floor and a beautiful Victorian glass fronted bookcase filled with Irish and international literature a discreet Bose sound system and a TV. The entrance hall and bathroom have mosaic tiled floors. There is a new kitchen in the property.
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
No parties allowed
    1 Full bath
    1 Queen
    1 Full
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
1 Sep 2018 -
30 Sep 2018
3 nights
1 May 2019 -
31 May 2019
3 nights
1 Jun 2019 -
31 Aug 2019
3 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Euros and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
No security deposit is required. Prices include all utilities and cleaning charges. Price for stays of 2 to 6 nights available on request.
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About the neighbourhood
The property is situated in the heart of Dublin's docklands. Trinity College which houses the Book of Kells is a five minute bus journey away and the National Gallery and Abbey theatre are also close by. The International Financial Services Centre is just over the river. The Dublin and Wicklow Mountains are approximately 30 minutes by car.
Getting around
Dublin Airport 30 minutes by car or Aircoach.
Dublin Port Car Ferry 10 minutes.
Dun Laoghair Car Ferry 30 minutes.
Rosslare Europort 2 hours.
Contact owner for directions.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Dublin: 8.0 km
Railway: Pearse Station: 2.0 km
Ferry: Dublin: 2.0 km
Dublin Airport 30 minutes by car or Aircoach.
Dublin Port Car Ferry 10 minutes.
Dun Laoghair Car Ferry 30 minutes.
Rosslare Europort 2 hours.
Contact owner for directions.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.0 km.
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