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Recent Ireland property reviews

  • Great place for families

    "We stayed for a week and had a great time. We were two families with small children and they loved that everything was more or less on one level. They could run around the garden which goes around the house and also the kitchen and living room which was on the same level. Our pram and car seats which we had brought was left behind in London by British Airways so we had to borrow other ones in Dublin. They finally arrived two days later and the agreement with BA was for the driver to take the borrowed car seats back to Dublin. At that time we were an hour's drive away with one child asleep. The owner of the cottage was away on a wedding but still talked to driver on our behalf and instructed them to deliver our luggage and agreed for them to pick up the seats we had borrowed later. This was fantastic service and made everything much easier for us. We would easily return to this cottage due to location and quality and with the level of service from the owner this place is highly recommended."
    Guest: Thomas Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: July 13, 2014
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  • Just perfect - we loved Carrowholly Cottage

    "Carrowholly Cottage is absolutely wonderful. The surrounding is really beautiful, peaceful and quiet, exactly the way you would imagine Ireland. We loved the views on Croagh Patrick, the herds of cows and the whole atmosphere around. The Cottage is well equipped and the interior is very cosy. The kitchen is fully equipped, you will find just anything you could think of. There’s plenty of room and the beds are really comfortable. There’s an oven in the living room. It was so lovely to sit on the fireplace and have a Guinness or two in the evenings. You can reach Westport by car within 10 minutes. Westport offers a whole lot of Pubs and Restaurants (we can recommend “SAGE RESTAURANT”, lovely food of perfect quality). Connemara isn’t far away, you should definitely arrange enough time to visit this grotesque landscape which is so wonderfully charming. Another trip advice which was given to us by Ray, the house manager, is Achill Island. You must not miss to visit this island, you can reach it by car. It offers stunning views, sometimes we felt like being in Tahiti because of the greenish-blue beaches and the green hills around. You would be sorry for not going there. We are very thankful for Ray’s advice, he was so right when he told us that Achill Island is a “must-see”. We will definitely come back to Carrowholly Cottage, we have recommended it to family and friends already. Ray and Jackie – thanks for the engaging correspondence, the caring and warm-hearted way you welcomed us. I know my English is not perfect at all but I think you can guess from all the fluffy words in my review that we had a most memorable stay at Carrowholly Cottage. Thanks for having us!"
    Guest: Sarah B. Date of Stay: May 2014 Review Submitted: June 10, 2014
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  • Ein echtes "Heim in der Ferne"

    "Dieses Ferienhaus können wir wärmstens weiterempfehlen. Wir haben alles genau so vorgefunden wie auf den Fotos zu sehen ist (bis auf das Pferd;) ), und noch mehr. Die Zimmer sind sehr geräumig. Es gibt noch einen Garten drum herum, eine schöne große Terasse mit Grill, und von den oberen Fenstern sieht man aufs Meer. Die Lage ist auf der Karte genau angegeben, das Haus liegt gleich neben dem Pfeil. Bis zum Strand können es höchstens 500m sein. Es ist sehr ruhig, da ziemlich abgelegen (Navi empfohlen). Im Haus wartet eine ganze Kiste mit Ausflugstipps und Tourvorschlägen, besser als der mitgebrachte Reiseführer. Man merkt, dass dieses kein reines Vermiet-Objekt ist. Es wird hauptsächlich von der Familie genutzt, deshalb ist wirklich alles vorhanden, was man braucht. Es ist nicht nur sauber und gepflegt, sondern auch sehr gemütlich. Man fühlt sich sofort zu Hause. Das liegt natürlich auch an den sehr herzlichen Gastgebern, danke Eithne! Hierher kommt man nicht als Kunde, sondern als Freunde..."
    Guest: Regina M. Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: August 11, 2014
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  • 2nd time in Dublin this year & really enjoyed this city apartment

    "Found super apartment using VRBO over summer with family and had good experience.Was over again for work and needed smaller unit.Wanted more city center and this apartment ticked all the boxes.Situated on Parnell Square with Henry street,O'Connell street two minute stroll.The tram line is about 5 minute walk,red line and very useful for the Convention Center.There is Tesco supermarket close by and some interesting pubs and restaurants,recommend Parnell Inn and Kingfisher,tasty fish and chips! The apartment is quiet and we were based on 2nd floor,there is elevator and kitchen well stocked,washer/dryer is handy but would like more instructions.Key collection is in nearby office and found everyone helpful.Good spot."
    Guest: Bobbi Date of Stay: September 2012 Review Submitted: September 13, 2012
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Ireland Travel Tips

Things to See and Do near Ireland Vacation Rentals

Ireland has a rich history that is reflected in the many historical buildings, castles and quaint villages. If history is your interest, it’s a good idea to join up with guided historical tours at the various sites. This will provide you with additional information on the area and its traditions. If you plan to explore on your own, it is advisable to have an up-to-date travel guidebook with you so you can navigate your way around the various sites.

Some of the most popular ways to tour Ireland are on foot or by bicycle. There are many routes which take in historical sites and spectacular scenery. You can walk or ride between different points and have your luggage transported between the towns. This is a great way to experience the beautiful landscapes that Ireland is so famous for.

Ireland is host to some top-quality golf courses. Golfing enthusiasts are really spoiled for choice when it comes to the variety of courses on offer. In the golfing fraternity, Ireland is rated as one of the best golfing destinations worldwide. Specialist golfing tour operators provide escorted tours where you can enjoy Ireland’s sights and culture, allowing you to play on a wide variety of different championship courses.

Best Time of Year to Visit Ireland Accommodation

Ireland is known for its rolling green hills and ancient castles, and these are attractions that can be visited at any time of the year. The one thing that is certain when you visit Ireland is that it will rain no matter what time of year you visit. It’s essential to have wet weather gear, including good walking shoes or boots that are waterproof to some degree. An umbrella is useful but a better option is to have an all-weather jacket with a hood that will keep you warm and dry. The best season to visit is without a doubt the warmer summer months. While it may be wet, at least it isn’t too cool, depending on what sort of climate you are used to. The spring starts in April and by May, you can usually enjoy warmer summer weather. The season lasts until September when it starts to get cooler again. The peak travel season is during June and July when most tourists flock to the various attractions. If you want to avoid the crowds, you may consider traveling in May or August when it is a little less busy.

Getting to Ireland Condos

When traveling to Ireland, you will need to look for flights to the international airport in Dublin. There are frequent commercial flights from London and New York City, among other cities. The airport is well equipped and connected to bus and rail public transport systems which provide easy access to the rest of Ireland.

Visitors to Dublin Vacation Rentals in Ireland

Ireland attracts a vast number of visitors each year to its shores. Many come to explore the ancient castles and learn about old Gaelic traditions. There is a wide variety of themed tour routes that you can follow, depending on your interests. History enthusiasts will enjoy hearing of the many legends and village tales that are very much a part of Irish tradition. Golfers are attracted to Irelands top-quality golf courses and the fact that there are so many of them. You could tour for three weeks and still not get to play on all of them. Much of Ireland's beauty is reflected in its landscapes and the warm hospitality of its people. A great way to experience this is to follow the scenic roads to smaller villages and towns that dot the countryside.

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