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Moffatt Cottage

St Patrick's, home to Johnathan Swift author of Gulliver's Travels, two minutes away.
5.0 of 5 stars
23 reviews
St Patrick's, home to Johnathan Swift author of Gulliver's Travels, two minutes away.
South-facing patio, looking into window of small bedroom.
Double bedroom with ladder to loft space
Livingroom and dining table through to kitchen at rear
Livingroom with stove/dining table looking to the front of the cottage.
Stephen's Green, a gift from The Arthur Guiness family to Dublin. Ten minutes walk
Single bedroom.
The galley style bathroom.
The Galley style kitchen opening onto the south-facing patio.
The front of Moffatt Cottage looking out onto a completely enclosed tiny square
One of many playful sculptors dotted about the Botanic Gardens, a short bus ride from a nearby stop.
A couple take in the sunset over a drink on the Grand Canal, ten minutes away.
One of many popular traditional music establishments in bustling Temple  Bar, five minutes away.
Five minutes away, the casket containing St Valintine's remains, site of pilgimage for lovers
The awe inspiring Guiness Hop Store Glass Bar  towering over the city, just minutes away.
Killiney Hill overlooking panaromic coastal & mountain views.
The stunning grounds of the Irish Museum of Modern Art just a  short walk away
A wedding at Trinity College Front  Square five minutes away
The Happeny Bridge spanning the Liffey, just a few minutes stroll away.
Tide out on Sandymount Strand just a short bus ride from town, birdwatchers' delight .
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 3
Tucked away in the quiet privacy of a tiny, historic square, yet within strolling distance of virtually all the City's attractions, Moffatt Cottage is really something special! South of the Liffey and with all the gentle charm of a romantic hide-away… wainscot panelling in the bedrooms, Irish artist's work decorating the walls, the warming glow of a replica stove set into the original open-hearth fireplace, a south-facing, trellised patio to sit out in while savouring the sounds of the bells of St Patrick's or Christ Church Cathedral as they ring out over the city.

You'll be entranced, you may never want to leave! The only way to really experience the magic that is Dublin!
About the owner, Sean M
Languages spoken: English
Response Time: Within a few days
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Sep 2008
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 23 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL70986 by: Holiday Lettings
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English first
Level Contributor
47 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 for a stay in August 2015

When we were searching for accommodations for our short visit to Dublin, we were thrilled to find this cottage was available. Not many places consistently get a 5 star rating! The cottage is so quaint and charming. You feel like you are visiting someone's home and not a vacation rental. The location is so close to all the main attractions... more

Plattsburgh, New York
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47 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015 for a stay in August 2015

We stayed at the cottage in the liberties section surrounded by churches. The cottage has two bedrooms. One for single, other for couple. Would be tight for more than 3 people. Met by Sean echo spent quality time discussing how to work all the appliances and heat. Then gave us an overview of walking tours, sights, train and buses, local... more

Leanne B
Leeds, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 for a stay in April 2015

I stayed in Moffatt cottage for 4 nights, bought as a Christmas present for my mum. The cottage did not disappoint. My mum and I had a fantastic timing staying here and felt it was a welcome and cosy place to stay despite being in the city centre of Dublin. It was lovely and quiet on an evening, but just... more

  • Balcony
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair Access:
  • Elder Access:
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Suitable for Children:
Additional amenities & feature info
You enter directly into the living room area, which, like the other rooms, has high ceilings, is bright and airy by day, but takes on an intimate, cosy feeling as evening draws on. Relax in the large soft leather sofa in front of the stove's flickering flames, perhaps dipping into the collection of books left there for your perusal.

Enjoy dinner at the table in the same room, paintings and prints by Irish masters decorating the walls around you. Both bedrooms are off the living room. The double room, in keeping with the overall cottage charm, has a superior double bed built into a magical alcove space, with a panelled surround, lowered ceiling and antique overhead reading lamps. A small ladder leads to an open loft space above the bed with a skylight for use as small office space (or...
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Jun 15, 2015 -
Sep 30, 2016
4 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Method of payment: deposit of 100 Euro by Paypal (with ref to our email (moffatts341@gmail.com) if possible Non refundable). The remainder paid on arrival.

No Parking. If a car is absolutely necessary we can advice you on this.

Very easy and cheap to get to from the airport. Just ask us for directions.

Please give us your arrival/departure times as early as you can to assist us in arranging check-in/out times for guests in advance.

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Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Dublin Airport: 3.1 mi
Railway: Huston Station: 0.3 mi
Ferry: Dublin Port: 0.6 mi
There is a choice of coaches, express, public bus, Dublin Airport link etc to and from the airport to City Centre as well as taxies.

Contact owner for detailed directions.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.2 mi.
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