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New 2 Bed, 2 Bath Ideally Located Central Dublin Flat

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View from Balcony over Inner Courtyard.


Last updated: 09/06/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Dublin apartment description

We live in Florida, this is our Dublin home. We visit it for about 8 weeks per year. It is a superb, hard to beat, location for walking to every major attraction in central Dublin. The flat building is located on the river Liffey a block from O'Connell Street. We overlook the well maintained inner courtyard of the flat building and the Dublin rooftops.

The flat is a penthouse and, due to its location within the building, is extremely quiet and cosy. We have (December 2011) completely renovated the flat which was built in 1994. It is, effectively, new as of Deceber 2011. It has 2 good size bedrooms. The master bedroom has an extemely comfortable USA king size bed with ample wardrobe and drawer space. The master bathroom has a spacious pumped shower. The second bedroom has two large very comfortable single beds and ample wardrobe space. The second bathroom has a bathtub/electric shower combination. The large living room has a 42” LED flat screen TV, a large comfortable sofa and an additional chair. There is a workdesk for laptop use. The dining area, with its leather chairs, easily accommodates 5 people. The kitchen is small but fully equiped to serve 6 people. It has induction, very fast heating, burners, a self clean oven and a powerful extraction fan. There is a large frost free refridgerator and a Bosch dishwasher. The kitchen also contains a Miele washer and dryer.

There is free, fast cable internet service (connection via both cable and wi fi to your laptop). Cable TV delivers about 80 channels, many of which are international. The phone sevice offers free calling to landlines in many overseas countries and in Ireland.

The 'fifth' person is accommodated via a blowup bed in the living room.

The flat is located on the top, fourth, floor (fifth by North American definition) of the building. There is a lift, access to which is by key only. There is an intercom service from the flat to the front door allowing for remote door opening.

The Luas (tram) service is a one block walk and within the same distance there are numerous restaurants offering a variety of cuisines. Within a 10 minute walk are Trinty College (home of the book of Kells), Grafton Street (shopping), Temple Bar (pubs) and the GPO (scene of the 1916 uprising). A 15 minute walk will get you to the Garden of Rembrance, St Stephens Green, Dublin Castle, St Patricks Cathedral and Christchurch Cathedral. The river Liffey with its boat cruises is at your front door.

Within the flat building (on the ground floor) are numerous shops, including a hair salon, a supermarket and several eating places. Within a block there are large Tesco and Marks and Spencers supermarkets and the Jervis centre shopping mall.

If you plan on renting a car to see the countryside (you do NOT want one in Dublin), please ask us for our recommendations.

If our flat is of interest, please check our calendar for availability. If the first or last day of your visit period is unavailable, we have an arrangement with a local hotel to accommodate you for this night, possibly at no additional cost.

Keywords: Flat, Apt, Central Dublin

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 4
  • 750 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Children Welcome
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Non Smoking Only

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 4-5

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1


          • Bathroom 2


          • Main Bath - tub with electric shower. En suite - delux pumped shower.

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Cooking Utensils
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Seating for 6 people


          • Living Room:

            Comfortably seats 4. HD 43' TV with cable connection....moreless

          • Garage:

            parking is in the basement garage...moreless

          • Parking:

            Extra charge - 12 Euro per day...moreless

          • Linens Provided
          • Towels Provided
          • Hair Dryer
          • Iron & Board


          • Satellite / Cable
          • Stereo
          • CD Player
          • DVD Player
          • Television


          • Telephone:

            Free calls to Irish landlines and many overseas countries...moreless

          • Wireless Internet
          • Free Long Distance

          Outdoor Features

              • Balcony


              • Historic
              • Tourist Attractions


              • Cinemas
              • Museums
              • Live Theater
              • Zoo
              • Churches
              • Library
              • Restaurants
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing


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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Autumn 2014
              Sep 1 - Oct 31, 2014
              3 night min stay
              Nov, Dec 2014
              Nov 1 - Dec 31, 2014
              3 night min stay
              Jan, Feb 2015
              Jan 1 - Feb 28, 2015
              3 night min stay
              Spring 2015
              Mar 1 - May 31, 2015
              3 night min stay
              Summer 2015
              Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2015
              3 night min stay
              Autumn 2015
              Sep 1 - Oct 31, 2015
              3 night min stay

              Additional information about rental rates


              • Cleaning €75
              • Fifth Person €60
              • Taxes Included


              No Pets, No smoking

              Security Deposit required. Payment accepted in most major currencies.

              Discounts of 1% per night for more than a 10 night visit to a maximum of 10%.

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              Last updated: 09/06/2014
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              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2011

              About the owner: We travel a lot and have found having our 'own place' to stay in is really nice. In addition to our base in Florida, we have homes in London and Sydney. Adding Dublin to the list, with an Irish wife, was a no brainer.

              Why the Owner Chose Dublin:
              We wanted a place in downtown Dublin where we can walk to everything. The flat location is ideal (check it out on the map). The flat itself is in a great location within the building. We decided to spend 3+ months of our lives converting the flat into a 2 bed 2 bath unit and completely refurbishing the place. Only the doors, windows and walls remain from its prior existence. With an Irish wife, she now has a place back in her own country and this allows her to visit with her relatives and friends.

              The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
              In a word, Dublin. It is a compact city and almost everything we need to do, to buy and to see is within a 15 minute walk.

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              Speaks: english



              • View from Balcony over Inner Courtyard.

                View from Balcony over Inner Courtyard.

              • Master Bathroom from Master Bedroom.

                Master Bathroom from Master Bedroom.

              • Second Bedroom.

                Second Bedroom.

              • Living Room

                Living Room

              • Dining Area

                Dining Area

              • Kitchen


              • Master Bedroom.

                Master Bedroom.

              • Second Bedroom.

                Second Bedroom.

              • Second Bathroom

                Second Bathroom

              • Living Room Work Desk and Balcony Access

                Living Room Work Desk and Balcony Access

              • Kitchen


              • Building Entrance

                Building Entrance

              VRBO #388025

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              This listing was first published here in 2011.

              Date last modified - Monday, September 15, 2014

              €110 - €215 per night (EUR)

              2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 5

              View calendar: Updated 09/06/14
              Minimum stay: 3 nights
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