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Roisin Dubh Houseboat, Sallins, Co Kildare, Ireland.Roisin Dubh Houseboat, Sallins, Co Kildare, Ireland.
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Roisin Dubh Houseboat

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Ger

Roisin Dubh Houseboat

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6 guests2 bedrooms3 beds1 bath
6 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Indoor fireplace
This is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.
Ger is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

The Roisin Dubh Houseboat was designed for living, feels spacious and is ideal for families, groups of friends and couples looking for a romantic getaway. It is Ireland's only Houseboat that is quality assured by Failte Ireland as self catering holiday accommodation. Staying aboard a barge on the calm waters of the historic Grand Canal is a unique experience. Sallins village boasts award winning restaurants, is easy to get to by road and by train is only 25 minutes from Dublin.

Amenities

Kitchen
Wifi
Indoor fireplace
Laptop friendly workspace
TV
Shampoo

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Common spaces
1 sofa bed

House Rules

No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 12PM (noon)

Availability

12 Reviews

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Cynthia User Profile
Cynthia
October 2018
Terrific way to experience small village life in Ireland. Ger’s houseboat is ideally situated to fabulous music venues, I.e. delightful pubs and yummy eateries.
Thomas User Profile
Thomas
September 2018
Very nice in person, for sure worth trying out.
Brendn User Profile
Brendn
August 2018
Such a great place to stay. Ger was very nice and accommodating. Would definitely recommend.
Sarah User Profile
Sarah
August 2018
This is really a unique experience. Staying on a houseboat was so much fun. The kids loved the aft cabin and played all sorts of imaginative games. it was clean and relaxing. Ger, was a great host.
John User Profile
John
July 2018
Ger was easy to communicate with. The Accommodations are very nice. The area has a few restaurants, pubs and take-out places all just a few steps away. Centrally located in Ireland making it a great place for us to visit Kildare, Kilkenny and Dublin.
Barbara User Profile
Barbara
July 2018
Clean surprisingly comfortable accommodation. Brilliant stay
Morgan User Profile
Morgan
July 2018
Ger was the absolute best host I have ever experienced on AirBNB or any other site I’ve booked places through! He met us there at the boat, walked through with us, and offered us local tips! There were flowers in the boat and just a range of nice, thoughtful touches that really m…

Hosted by Ger

Kildare, IrelandJoined in December 2017
Ger User Profile
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Ger is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I grew up in Co. Kildare and my involvement with barges on the Grand Canal spans over 20 years. I operate the Sallins passenger barge service so I'm never far away. If you need any help, or advice on where to go or what to do, I'm available to talk in person or on the phone.
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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