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73 Coastguard Station

61 reviews
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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
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'....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'.More
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About the Owner
Billy M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2010
Interaction with guests
There is a manager who will available during the stay.
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Reviewed 18 January 2019 via mobile

I booked this location for our family - my daughter attending Riverdance training in Dublin. We had a confirmed reservation that was cancelled four days later. We are now scrambling to find something comparable and can't find anything we can afford - we had several...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank lb1081
billymundow, VR Owner at 73 Coastguard Station, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2019

This unfortunate drop in service was due to a clash of calendars. A booking came in some hours before this enquiry and the property was erroneously listed as available. I the owner was charged a significant cancellation fee. I am truly sorry for the upset...More

Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

This was not my first stay. I discovered this quaint spot years ago and just loved it, being close to the docks as well as within walking distance of the city was ideal Billy is a very gracious host,and checked in to ensure we were...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank marepopns
billymundow, VR Owner at 73 Coastguard Station, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2019

Thank you so much for your kind remarks. It was lovely to have you stay again. Billy.

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Reviewed 27 October 2018

Nice, stylish and very clean house in the harbour of dublin. On arrival one might think "oh my god" but the house is nice, and it is more quiet in the night than one would think. Billy is a good host and the house is...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Getaway818832
billymundow, VR Owner at 73 Coastguard Station, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Thank you for your complimentary observations. Yes, the environment is the bustling port of Dublin but the cottage is a quiet haven in the middle of a busy city.

Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Billy's house is in a great central location and walking distance to the city centre. We enjoyed our time here and would highly recommend the cottage. Billy is easily contactable and provides everything you could possibly need for your stay. If we were to come...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Caitriona D
billymundow, VR Owner at 73 Coastguard Station, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2018

Thank you, Catriona, for a very positive review. You and your friends were ideal guests and it was a pleasure to have you stay.

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

Date of stay: July 2018
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.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
DVD Player
Refrigerator
Washer
Towels Provided
Paper Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Books
Hairdryer
TV
Shared Garden
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Internet Access
Toaster
Telephone
Cooker
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Local Guides/Maps
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Stereo System
Microwave
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Fireplace
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.
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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.
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