Carlingford , Ireland

The House

The House

View of Kitchen

View of Kitchen

View from dinning room window

View from dinning room window

View from 3rd bedroom

View from 3rd bedroom


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Modern Two storey House with spectacular mountain and sea views. Intetested in European and Irish exchanges .

 Less than an hour’s drive from Ireland's two major cities, Dublin and Belfast, Carlingford nestles between Slieve Foy, Carlingford Lough and the Mourne mountains. This medieval port village has a unique blend of natural beauty, spectacular landscapes, myths & legends combine with a modern day cultural infrastructure.
Our house was built in 2004 and is a modern dormer bungalow built with traditional Irish farmhouse influences. The house is situated at the base of Sleive Foy  Mountain and has panoramic views of the harbour, Lough and the Mourne Mountains.
All outdoor pursuits are catered for in the village, hiking, water activities, golf, horse riding, etc. The mountain behind our home has  become an official designated Area for the Protection of Little People by the European Union .Representatives from the commission have travelled to Carlingford to formally announce it as a 'Designated Area of Protection for Flora, Fauna, Wild Animals and Little People'(Leprechauns) under the EU Habitats Directive. There are several national award winning restaurants located within the village

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Our Family

  • 2 Adults
  • 1 Children
  • 16 Exchanges made


  • Deputy principal primary school teacher
  • Deputy principal primary school teacher

Our Home

  • House Type: House
  • Floor: 2
  • Environment: In the mountains
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Sleeping Capacity: 6


In my house

  • Pets - Not allowed
  • Small children - Allowed

Exchange Types

  • Non-simultaneous exchange
  • Home exchange


  • Fireplace
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Television


  • Garden
  • Park / playground


  • Non-smoking house
  • Suitable for disabled people
  • Use/Exchange of car
  • Seclusion/Privacy

Our Destination Wish List

  • Open to any destination
  • Great Britain
  • USA
  • France
  • Switzerland
  • Spain
  • Italy
  • Germany

Spoken Languages

  • English

Our Neighbourhood


  • Deputy principal primary school teacher
  • Deputy principal primary school teacher


  • Girl - Age: 33


  • Pets are NOT welcome in our home

About Our Family

We have three adult daughters Michellle the yougest lives in Dublin,Rachel has settled in Perth Australia and the eldest Christine lives in England.Sometimes one of them may join us on an e xchange.Harry is an aircraft enginer and I am a teaching Deputy Principal.

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This member has completed 16 home exchanges. Those referenced below may contain feedback/impression from its exchange partners: