Stylish, bright & modern apartment in a safe secure small apartment complex with lots of character & terrific view of the Dublin skyline in the relaxed friendly city neighbourhood of Drumcondra.
The apartment is 15/20 minute walk from the City Centre with great public transport links. It's particularly convenient for transport to Dublin airport which is 15/20 mins drive away (15km) and Dublin Port (3km)
This is the perfect base for your trip to Dublin with easy access to to all the main tourist attractions with the benefit of feeling like living like a local in a safe friendly neighbourhood, full of character with it's Victorian red brick architecture, authentic pubs & great restaurants.
Close to the city, with lots of hidden gems that you may miss like the beautiful National Botanic Gardens, the historical Glasnevin Cemetary or taking a stroll along the Royal Canal or the promenade of Clontarf and visit one of the famous seafood restaurants.
One of the best things about the apartment is its location, it is particularly convenient for transport to and from Dublin airport.
The Aircoach is a privately owned shuttle bus from the city centre, it is the best way to get to/from the Airport as there is no rail transport to the airport.
Pick up/drop bus stop to and from Dublin Airport is less than 10 minutes walk from the apartment. As it is on the way to the Airport you don't need to go into the city to catch it saving time and money. It goes through Drumcondra every 30 mins with a a super low price online price of €6 one way.
It is a 15 minute drive by car and a taxi will cost you in the region of €20
For travellers with time to spare and/or on a budget another advantage of the the apartments location is that about 10 walk away you can get the Number 16 bus that runs every 10 minutes, it costs €3 but takes longer as it is not direct.
The apartment is well-served by many Dublin Bus routes, the nearest bus stop is the 123 which gets you into the city centre in less than 10 mins other accessible routes are 1, 11, 13, 16, 33 and the 41 from Drumcondra Rd along with Drumcondra DART station, a light rail system that you can take to cross the city easily or take a day trip to one of the many lovely seaside villages on the outskirts of Dublin, like Howth and Dun Laoghaire.
It is also convenient for transport link to the IFSC and the Convention Centre, which is a 10 minute drive away Connolly train station, Bus Aras with access to rail and bus routes to the rest of the country.
Also easily accessible are The Grand Canal Theatre and The 3Arena for shows and concerts.
*The apartment has recently been fully redecorated and refurbished with new laminate wood floor.
* It comprises of Kitchen/Living room, entrance hall, a main full bathroom with shower and a tub and two newly decorated bedrooms.
*Bedroom 1 has a super metal frame King size bed with comfy brand new mattress and an ensuite bathroom with a shower, wash basin and shower.
*Bedroom 2 has a Double metal bed frame and an even more comfortable new mattress.
* There is lots of storage space for longer trips with a work desk and extra blankets
*The main bathroom is fully stocked with good quality shampoo, conditioner, shower gel, soapand toothpaste to make your stay as comfortable as possible.
*The kitchen is fully equipped with all mod cons and appliances incl. Full fridge freezer, stove with hob and oven/grill, toaster, electric kettle, washing machine, iron and ironing board. It is stocked with basic ingredients and cooking equipment if you would like to stay in and cook for yourself.
*I have supplied a coffee maker with good coffee because I know it is what I would like when I travel.
*I don't officially provide breakfast but there will always be basics like tea, coffee, milk, cereal, sugar, butter when you check in to make your stay a little more convenient.
*The living area is cosy and inviting with two 3 seater sofas, a smart TV and some DVDs for quiet evenings in.
*The block is very quiet with no noisy neighbours so it is great for families with young children. High chair or a travel cot can be borrowed if you need them.
*There are plenty of options for grocery stores in the area for self catering.
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