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The Attyflin Home - Family Home with Large Garden Area and Driveway

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

House in Patrickswell, Co. Limerick, Ireland - Fine Base for History, Rugby, Racing, Fishing, Golf & Landscape

Situated in Patrickswell just outside Limerick City, the house is a great launch pad for the West of Ireland. Adare is nearby and full of history with an excellent tourist centre. Make this your first day out and get information and ideas for your stay. Nearby routes include N20, N21, N69, N18 and N7. Small towns and shopping centre close by too. Very peaceful area. Many guests use us for family research, Limerick University, family reunions etc...


Owner
Ray
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
September 19, 2018

Amenities

Limerick House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Shower Room - toilet , shower
  • Shower and wash basin with storage for towels and linen.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 baby crib
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 5 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed and toilet with wash basin. Bedroom 2 with twin beds. Bedroom 3 with single bed.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Storage heaters in all rooms. Superb Field Garden. Patio. Off-road Parking. Patio. True rural retreat but close connections to Town and City. Outside: Very large field garden. South facing Patio. Off road driveway use included in price. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen included.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
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The Attyflin Home - Family Home with Large Garden Area and Driveway
average rating of 4.4615383 based on 26 reviews
Fairport, New York
5

Great location

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at what we called the cottage to experience a little of country Ireland and to be central to several of the areas and sites we wanted to see. This was the perfect choice. Easy to find and check in, close to stores, restaurants and pubs and very clean. The pictures are very accurate and we found everything very satisfactory, right down to the nightlight in the bedroom, the first time we had seen this in 10 years of staying at VRBOs. Very much appreciated. Well done. If we every head to the area again we would stay here.

  • Submitted: May 11, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Needs attention!

  • 2 of 5

The kitchen smelled musty-the sink and basin were very dirty and I bought cleanser to clean it, but it still smelled. Although advertised to sleep 5 people-there were not enough dishes, bowls or even silverware! (I dug up 2 extra spoons from a container under the stairs.) There was a very small fridge/freezer. A kitchen chair is broken, the toaster is broken, the burners were rusted and one burner hardly worked. The Wifi worked, but barely as we had to take turns checking email. The house needs a good cleaning, some new updated furniture and appliances with more dishes and silverware if you are listing this for 5 people staying here.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Amazingly when we checked and checked again, the toaster worked and the cooker is working perfectly. When the dishwasher was emptied, there was enough cutlery and bowls for the next guests (who gave us a five star review). And the guests after them again said they were sorry to have booked elsewhere on their travelling vacation and wished they'd stayed in our home throughout! There was indeed a chair broken, but the remaining five plus another three for guests hopefully would have been enough for five? The Wi-Fi is perfectly adequate for texts and emails, there is no fibre-optic broadband around, being in such a rural area, which by the way, may have been something to do with the 'musty smell' you encountered in the middle of a record heatwave. The house is immaculate and the sink is always cleaned with Milton Sterilizing Fluid, a famous trusted brand in Ireland. And as for updated furniture and a small fridge freezer, that's completely subjective and frankly scratching around for cheap shots. Potential guests please don't assume this is a large corporation with endless cash-flow and Wi-Fi for downloading movies. This is an Edwardian-era crofter's house in the Irish countryside designed for relaxing. My late father's childhood home. My Uncle and Auntie, who were most offended by this poisonous dross, are the finest hosts you or I could ever hope for and live next door for any concerns you may encounter. 15 years of good reviews are no fluke. Stay lucky, don't let the trolls win.
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Grand Rapids, MI
5

Great home, warm hospitality

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at this home in Limerick. The directions to the house were very detailed and Mike was ready to greet us and give us a tour as soon as we arrived. We loved staying on your quiet country road and the plum tree was a hit with our family. Thank you for hosting us, we would recommend this house to others, especially families.

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Our pleasure to have you stay. The perfect guests and most welcome again any time.
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4

A very comfortable and convenient stay outside of Adare

  • 4 of 5

While not luxurious, this house was very comfortable and met our needs during a three day stay for a family wedding in Adare. Uncle Mike lives right next door. He was flexible in working out a time to meet and show us around the house. Having him next door was very convenient later in the stay when I asked about how something in the house worked. We feel the price we payed was a very good value for our needs. Thank you again Uncle Mike!

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: The perfect guests. Hoping to see you again. Thank you for your kind words.
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Sydney & Melbourne Australia
5

Comfortable, well fitted out and good location for touring.

  • 5 of 5

Comfortable character cottage in quiet location near main roads for touring the area and the west coast. The owner Ray, and his uncle Mike from the house next door were quick to respond to queries and always cheerful and helpful. Some furnishings were a bit dated but the cottage was well fitted out to meet guests needs for a week or more stay. Having a good size fully-equipped country kitchen with table and chairs was a key feature. Location is near beautiful Adare village with quaint cottages, good food and music.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wonderful guests. Thank you so much for your kind words. Hope to see you again.
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Merced, CA
5

Great Spot for traveling the south west side of Ireland.

  • 5 of 5

This was a great spot for our family of 5 to be able to stay while we traveled throughout Ireland. The boys loved the big yard to be able to play ball and get out any unspent energy. Mike was such a pleasant host and great in bringing us fans for the unprecedented heat. Thanks again for a lovely stay!

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Truly wonderful guests. Most welcome to stay anytime. It was a pleasure to have you stay.
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Map

Nearest Airport
24 Miles
Shannon
Nearest Barpub
1.8 Miles
Patrickswell
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Adare
Nearest Train
8.1 Miles
Limerick Station, Parnell Street
Nearest Motorway
N20/M20
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Adare
Nearest Beach
73 Miles
Ballybunion
Car: necessary

Coast/Beach:

Coast 40 mins drive. Shannon 29 mins drive.

Travel:

Shannon Airport 29 mins drive. Car use essential to get around.

Distances:

Adare (Heritage town) 10 mins drive. Limerick City (King John's Castle) 24 mins drive. Cork City (Capital of Culture) 1.5 hours drive. Limerick Race Course 5 mins drive.Munster Rugby (Thomond Park) 24 mins drive. Bunratty Castle 20 mins drive.

Further Details:

Shops, fuel stations, pubs and restaurants in all directions within 5 mins.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Contact via Website first for bookings. Happy to converse via email.

Changeover Day:
Saturday to Saturday preferred but not essential. See prices or email and ask.

Notes on prices:
Prices shown are for the property per night in UK Pounds (GBP). PayPal is available. Please note any currency conversion or transaction fee will be charged to customer.
Please email any questions. Max. of 5 persons.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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