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IE1013509

Cork, Ireland

Back garden

Back garden

Kitchen

Kitchen

Kitchen

Kitchen

Livingroom

Livingroom

Reception room/ play area

Reception room/ play area

Double bedroom

Double bedroom

Utility kitchen/room

Utility kitchen/room

Entrance into garden

Entrance into garden

Main bathroom

Main bathroom

Main bathroom

Main bathroom

Our car

Our car

Master bedroom

Master bedroom

Children's room with single bed and bunk beds

Children's room with single bed and bunk beds

Tree house

Tree house

Blarney Castle

Blarney Castle

Back garden Kitchen Kitchen Livingroom Reception room/ play area Double bedroom Utility kitchen/room Entrance into garden Main bathroom Main bathroom Our car Master bedroom Children's room with single bed and bunk beds Tree house Blarney Castle
Silver

Member since

2017


Open for exchange
Exchange dates Duration
August 21, 2019 - August 31, 2020 8 weeks

We are open to all suggestions, weekends in Ireland and long weekends in Europe!

April 01, 2020 - April 19, 2020 2 weeks

We would love a swap for Easter...any number of days, up to 2 weeks.

June 24, 2020 - August 29, 2020 10 weeks

We are available to swap for short periods throughout the year. We are both teachers so we have 9-10 weeks free (End of June,July and August) so are open to offers for any number of weeks ;) We would love to travel further this year, maybe Canada or Florida.....but also open to all offers from Europe too!!

Characterful house close to city center, Cork Ireland

Our house is located only a short walk from the city but in a quiet, mature area. There are lots of amenities shops, cafes,bars parks, very close to the house. The house is full of character dating from 1901 but recently renovated. It has 2 floors, 3 bedrooms and an upstairs bathroom,a shower room and a downstairs toilet . There is a large, private garden at the back of the house with plenty of space for children to play (and a tree house) and a garden in the front too.
Cork is a coastal, friendly, lively city with lots of nice cafes, great quality restaurants, museums, galleries, etc. There is a famous daily indoor market and a variety of shops.
There are beautiful unspoiled beaches nearby (some good surfing beaches), as well as historical towns and villages to visit.Our house is a good base for you enjoy hiking/walking too.
There are also language schools within walking distance of our house if you would like to improve your English!

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Our Family

  • 2 Adults
  • 4 Children
  • 5 Exchanges made

Occupation

  • Teacher lecturer

Our Home

  • House Type: House
  • Environment: In the city
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Sleeping Capacity: 7

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In my house

  • Pets - Not allowed
  • Small children - Allowed

Exchange Types

  • Home exchange

Indoor

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

Outdoor

  • Garden
  • Bicycles: 5

Facilities

  • Use/Exchange of car

Our Destination Wish List

  • Open for all offers

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • Español

Our Neighbourhood

Nearest Airport: cork - 8km

We live in an old suburb of the city called 'St Lukes village' which has a post office, shops, cafe, pharmacy,doctors, etc. There is an old church which is a live music venue and holds regular concerts (www.liveatstlukes.com). There is also a local wine bar and a more traditional pub which also has live music. The village is walking distance to the city and train station (there is also a bus service)and also close to larger supermarkets.

Within walking distance there is a nature park with lovely walks.

Occupation

  • Teacher lecturer

Children

  • Girl - Age: 12
  • Girl - Age: 10
  • Girl - Age: 8
  • Boy - Age: 3

Pets

  • Pets are NOT welcome in our home

References

This member has completed 5 successful exchanges. Here are some members that he exchanged with in the past: