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Moffatt Cottage

St Patrick's, home to Johnathan Swift author of Gulliver's Travels, two minutes away.
35 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
Dublin, County Dublin
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!
Listing #HL70986
About the Owner
Sean M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:80%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Due to a scheduling mishap the cottage was double booked. While I'm certainly disappointed that I won't be able to stay at the cottage during my travel dates, Sean handled the situation wonderfully. He was very responsive, attentive, and helpful in getting new lodging sorted...More

Thank springermm
Reviewed 7 November 2017

it has been 2 years since we have visited Dublin and the cottage is still an amazing place to stay. Off the beaten path but within walking distance of EVERYTHING. New this time was the Teeling Whiskey Distillery which opened in 2015. Great tasting and...More

2  Thank rollotomasi
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Reviewed 24 April 2017

We loved Sean's cottage and enjoyed our stay in Dublin very much! We stayed there for 6 days, 3 persons in two bedrooms. The atmosphere was just right and the cottage felt quite "irish". The cottage and its rooms are very tiny, but also very...More

2  Thank 836rd
naes91, VR Owner at Moffatt Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

It was realy great having you guys and very much enjoyed the coffee and chat as well. Thanks for the good words! Take care, Sean

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • 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
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
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...
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 1:00 AM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Shower
    1 Twin
    1 Full
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week Per month
Default 4 nights
R 2 240
R 12 802
R 40 006
€2 500
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
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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About the neighbourhood
Staying in Moffatt Cottage you will be spoilt for choice there are so many interesting places just on your doorstep. Here is a small selection.

Guiness's famous Hops Store is a short stroll away.

Drop in on Temple Bar, just five minutes away, and indulge yourself in traditional music, pints and Irish stew and sample the famous Irish 'Craic'. There's also the Irish Film Institute for art or foreign language films, the Project Arts Centre for Theatre, The Ark for children's entertainment, the organic market at weekends, Galleries, street cafes and buskers plus Merchant's Arch which brings you out onto the Happenny Bridge which spans the Liffey.

Two minutes walk brings you to the oldest pub in Ireland... The Brazen Head.Two minutes away visit Christ Church Cathedr...
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Dublin Airport: 5.0 km
Railway: Huston Station: 0.5 km
Ferry: Dublin Port: 1.0 km
Taxi 20 minutes direct or 747 coach (stops just 3 minutes from cottage) from Dublin Airport. Contact owner for detailed directions.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 km.
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