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IE49090

County Louth, Ireland

Bronze

Member since

2020


Open for exchange
Exchange dates Duration
June 27, 2021 - August 12, 2021 6 weeks

We are hoping to visit Eastern Canada in 2021 for a number of weeks. However, we are open to other offers.

Large, private house in the countryside 40 minutes from Dublin

Our home is 280 sq meters, on a large, private site. It was built in 2009. It has 4 bedrooms, a playhouse, football and basketball nets, bicycles for kids and adults and a lot of books and board games. We live in Monasterboice, famous for its monastic site and the finest Celtic crosses in Ireland. We are within 15 minutes of the Boyne Valley, Newgrange, Battle of the Boyne and historic Drogheda. Dublin airport is 35 minutes away, with Dublin port and city centre just 40 minutes drive.

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Our Family

  • 2 Adults
  • 4 Children
  • 1 Exchanges made

Occupation

  • Teachers

Our Home

  • House Type: House
  • Environment: In the country
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Sleeping Capacity: 8

In my house

  • Pets - Not allowed
  • Small children - Allowed

Exchange Types

  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Hospitality wanted
  • Long-term exchange wanted
  • Non-simultaneous exchange
  • Home exchange
  • Hospitality exchange
  • Youth exchange
  • Renting possible

Indoor

  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Baby equipment
  • Toys and games
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Clothes dryer
  • Television
  • Piano
  • Guitar

Outdoor

  • Garden
  • Park / playground
  • BBQ
  • Garage
  • Bicycles: 7

Facilities

  • No smoking
  • Car necessary
  • Use/Exchange of car
  • Seclusion/Privacy
  • Pet care wanted

Our Destination Wish List

  • Open for all offers
  • Toronto, ON, Canada
  • Oregon, USA
  • Andalusia, Spain
  • Canary Islands, Spain
  • Knutsford WA16, UK
  • France

Spoken Languages

  • English

Our Neighbourhood

Nearest Airport: Dublin - 40km

Monasterboice is a rural community, around 6km north of Drogheda, and 45km from Dublin.
It is home to the world famous Monasterboice monastic site, pictured below. Newgrange and the historic Boyne Valley are within 15 minutes.
Monasterboice, whilst close to a large town, is a tight knit rural community.

Occupation

  • Teachers

Children

  • Boy - Age: 3
  • Girl - Age: 6
  • Boy - Age: 9
  • Girl - Age: 11

Pets

  • Goldfish
  • Cat

About Our Family

Triona and I are both teachers, and have a love of travel, sports, music, reading, outdoor activities and nature. We have four children; two girls and two boys, born between 2009 and 2017. Our children love sports, and are involved in soccer, athletics, gymnastics and swimming. We are an easygoing family, and love visiting new places.