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1bedroomed+lounge, kitchen and bathroom, sleeps max 4 people

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 5,381 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

This is a beautiful 1 bedroomed, self catering apartment, it has a lounge with

Luxury apartment with breathtaking views of the sea, harbour and the Mourne mountains. 5 minutes from the town centre, shops, bars and restaurants. This is a truly delightful accommodation with open plan living/dining room and a fully equipped kitchen leading to your bedroom and bathroom.


Owner
Valerie Pearce
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 11, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

We booked the apartment for 1 week, however, we were enjoying ourselves so much, we decided to make it 9 days, we used the decking area in the evenings for drinks while enjoyting the wonderful views. Valerie, our hostess couldent have been more helpful, we will be back again next year!
Jun 2010
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Amenities

Townparks Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment (semi-detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 5381 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Luxury
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Safe
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon , double bed can be made into two singles.
    lounge with pull out double bed - double bed can be made into two singles.
  • The bedroom consist of a zip and link double bed, which is generally made up of 2 single beds joined together, unless otherwise requested. The lounge has a double pull out sofa bed, both bedroom and lounge are overlooking the sea.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The Apartement is on the 1st floor, overlooking the ocean, harbour,and mountains ,there is a decking area on the ground floor, where there are tables and chairs, this is a smoking area.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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1bedroomed+lounge, kitchen and bathroom, sleeps max 4 people
average rating of 4.8867927 based on 54 reviews
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5

So nice

  • 5 of 5

First let me say Valarie was the ultimate host, she provided us with a welcome package of sacks and was there to pick us up at the train statin on several occasions (or to deliver us) when the weather was bad. The apartment was spacious,clean, and well stocked. Apartment sits right on the coast and has a great view. Skerries is a great little town plenty of places to eat and drink. Would recommend for two people.

  • Submitted: Nov 4, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Guys, it was a pleasure to meet you, I hope the rest of your trip was enjoyable, thank you for your kind review, hope we meet again sometime in the future.
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5

Amazing View, wonderful stay

  • 5 of 5

My family of 4 stayed here for three days during our holiday in Ireland. We absolutely loved it. The apartment was well stocked and clean, has an amazing view and Valerie was such a wonderful hostess! We adored Skerries, it is a beautiful little coastal town. We are from the US and my husband didn't want to drive in Dublin. We were able to take a short train ride right from Skerries into Dublin for a day of walking and touring around. There is plenty to see right in and around Skerries as well as several great restaurants and a nice grocery store. Valerie was very welcoming and even had fresh scones, butter and jams waiting for us upon our arrival. We enjoyed chatting with her and appreciated it when she took the time to make sure we were aware of the (very unusual) hurricane that came through Ireland during our last day at her place. I highly recommend this apartment and Valerie!

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Delightful start to Irish Trip

  • 5 of 5

We so enjoyed Skerries and living by the sea a few days before starting a group tour of this wonderful country. We did not have a vehicle and found everything conveniently within walking distance. Valerie kindly delivered us to the train station to get to Dublin. The apartment is well supplied and we would gladly return for a longer visit next time!

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent, convenient location, spacious apartment, good value

  • 5 of 5

Though Susan and I did not meet Valerie (she was having a holiday of her own in the Canary Islands), we really appreciated her well-equipped upstairs apartment and the exquisite views of the Irish Sea and Skerries village. The weather was the best we had in our three-week stay on the Emerald Isle.

As for the apartment, it is bigger than the pictures might indicate (especially the bedroom and living area), and the bathroom and kitchen are especially nice. The breeze coming through the windows is intoxicating.

Day trips by train into Dublin were easily managed, and we loved the proximity to Newgrange and the airport. Also, very good dining in Skerries...we liked the early bird menu at the Windmill and we had a rollicking good time with locals at DaVino's.

Our only quibble is that the apartment's carpet is a bit worn, but hey, who's quibbling?

Above all, Valerie's place is a good value compared to its competition.

Thank you, Dave and Valerie. We hope to visit again in two to four years.

All best,

Walter

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

lovely, all around.

  • 5 of 5

that view is for real. the accommodation was spacious, fully equipped, and comfortable. we would stay here again in a heartbeat. and the town of skerries? a gem.

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic!

  • 5 of 5

Definitely the best equipped apartment my husband and I have ever stayed in.

It was so comfortable and inviting with views that were spectacular.

Valerie the owner could not have been more welcoming or helpful.

Would love to go back.

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review, I do hope you will visit again.
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Map

Nearest Airport
12 Miles
DUBLIN
Car: not necessary

Skerries is a beautiful fishing village and seaside retreat, 20 miles from Dublin City, and approx 20 minutes from Dublin Airport. Our Apartment is situated close to many tourist attractions, Ardgillan Demesne, one of Fingals County Architectural Masterpieces, although referred to as a Castle, the residence at Ardgillan is a large country-style house with castellated embellishments, is 10 minutes by car. The famous Newgrange ancient buriel grounds are only 30 minutes drive .Shops, Restaurants, and Bars, are all within walking distance.

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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

The above rates are for 2 people sharing, they is an additional fee of 10 euros per night for any extra person

Minimum stay in .July and August is 7 nights unless otherwise agreed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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