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67 reviews
Front Room, with 2 double sofa beds
Front of House
Hallway
Front Room, with 2 double sofa beds
Bedroom 1 Downstairs, with 2 single beds
Bedroom 1 Downstairs, with 2 single beds
Bathroom 1 Downstairs, with bath tub, shower, sink and toilet
Bathroom 1 Downstairs, with bath tub, shower, sink and toilet
Bathroom 2 Downstairs, with shower, sink and toilet
Kitchen / Dining Room
Kitchen / Dining Room
Kitchen / Dining Room
Small Back Yard
Bedroom 2 Upstairs, with one double bed
Bedroom 3 Upstairs, with one double bed
Bedroom 3 Upstairs, with one double bed
Blessington Basin
Local Park
Playground, behind rental
Local Landmark: The Black Church
Neighbourhood Bar, serves great pizza!
One of Dublin's oldest bars!
Award winning cafe and deli
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Holiday Rental House -
4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 11
Dublin, County Dublin

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Martine44...
Quebec, Canada
1 review
“Wonderful rental place!”
Reviewed 20 August 2014 for a stay in August 2014

We had a great time and felt at home immediately. The owner, Simon offered an outstanding customer service and great tips to enjoy our stay. The house was fully equipped, comfortable beds and well located in a quiet sector at easy walking distance. Thank you again Simon, we recommend this place without any hesitation!
Martine and her family
Québec, Canada

Date of stay: August 2014
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Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
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Management Response
24 Aug 2014
Hi Martine,

Thanks for your feedback,glad you had a good time and you felt at home as this what we really try hard to do for you and all our guests.Thanks again for the Maple syrup and the lovey biscuits....they were yummy!

Enjoy the rest of the summer and give my regards to the rest of the family

Take care
Simon
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danielleC...
Calgary, Canada
Level 4 Contributor
24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Lovely home, great location”
Reviewed 22 July 2014 for a stay in July 2014

I stayed in this lovely townhouse for three nights, along with my husband, elderly mother and three children, including 2 teenagers. It was renovated and modern and yet very warm and welcoming. The whole place was also extremely well appointed and nicely decorated, down to the collection of guide books and funny books about Ireland. The location was excellent on a quiet, residential street and yet we could walk right to the tourist action within about 15 minutes.
Thank you, Simon for going above and beyond in making us feel welcome, with the homemade scones, bread, jam and milk! It was wonderful staying at your place and I would highly recommend it.

Date of stay: July 2014
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
2 Aug 2014
Hi Monica,

Thank you for your wonderful feedback,it was a pleasure having you and your family stay in my place,happy it went as well as i hoped

Enjoy the rest of the summer

All the best and take care

Simon
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Shannon L
Ephrata, Washington
1 review
“Convenient location”
Reviewed 15 July 2014 for a stay in July 2014

Six friends stayed at this home in early July 2014. The location made walking access to city center easy, and its quiet location resulted in a good night's sleep. The owner was extremely helpful with suggestions for great restaurants and local pubs, and delivered homemade scones and brown bread!

Date of stay: July 2014
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Liked best: Owner assistance
Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway
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Management Response
28 Jul 2014
Hi Shannon,

Thank you for taking time out to review our home,i am happy that you and your friends had an enjoyable time and our set-up worked so well

Thank you you again

Take care
Simon & Jo
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laynandch...
Houston
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Quaint and perfect to explore Dublin!”
Reviewed 5 June 2014 for a stay in May 2014

My husband and I, our daughter (15 months), and my parents all stayed at 8 Auburn Street on a recent visit to Ireland. It was a charming home and it was wonderful to have a large kitchen, sitting room, 3 full bedrooms and a lovely bath with tub/shower. We could really spread out! Just a 15 minute walk to the Temple Bar area, this house made our trip to Dublin with a “tot in tow” very do-able! I can't express how beautiful it was inside as well. Renovated and up to date with hints of the past all throughout – modern but comfy - just my style! Simon and his wife left us home made scones and Guinness bread as a welcome treat and Simon answered all calls and texts for information on restaurants, questions about the house and the area. He and his wife also supplied the house with toys for our little girl and there is a play ground just around the corner from the house, as well as a lovely pond with ducks. We would definitely stay here again!! Thank you Near City Rentals, you made our Dublin Adventure carefree and relaxed. 

Date of stay: May 2014
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Liked best: Proximity to explore Dublin and easy access to the house with children during the day.
Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Families with young children
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Management Response
28 Jul 2014
Hi,

Thank you for your wonderful feedback,it was a pleasure having you and your family stay and i am happy that it worked for you guys

Enjoy the rest of the summer

All the best and take care
Simon & Jo
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Annett M
Berlin, Germany
1 review
“A warm welcome and a cozy home.”
Reviewed 27 March 2014 for a stay in March 2014

Thanks to Geraldine and Simon we had a wonderful stay in Dublin.
We are a group of 8 friends and stayed for 3 nights. Geraldine welcomed us very warmly and gave us tons of (personalized) recommendations for places to see/eat/drink around Dublin. The house had everything we needed and little requests were handled immediately.
Small gestures like fresh flowers, scones and chocolate only underlined the generosity and warmth of this beautiful little holiday home.
The walk into the city centre only took 15 minutes, the neighborhood is nice and quite.

Wish we could have stayed a little longer. It was really nice coming back in the evenings and sit in the homely kitchen.

Thank you very much for your kind hospitality!

Date of stay: March 2014
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Liked best: The House's Atmosphere
Liked least: The house was quite noisy - When one awakes, everyone does.
Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children Large groups
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  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
26 Mar 2014
Hi Annett,

Thank you for your wonderful feedback,i am happy you had a great time and your enjoyed your stay

All the best and take care

Simon & Ger
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