Hi, we are so pleased to meet you, We are a fun, professional, experienced family. Who love to keep busy each day. Our home is a friendly, caring environment and it's a non-smoking household and we are all police vetted. Each day of your stay will be a fantastic day, packed with things to do and see. I have qualifications in Childcare and child protection. We live in a small town, just outside Waterford City, it’s called Tramore, Just 15 minutes drive away. The beach is a 10 minute walk from our home. Tramore can provide all you need for a memorable stay. There are many activities to choose from locally surfing, horse-riding and Tennis. During the summer season we have lots of visiting tourists who enjoy a traditional seaside experience of ice-cream, fairground and many cafe's and holiday shops. The main attraction is surfing, which can be done all year round. Enjoy the culture and history of the attractions Waterford City provides, such as the Crystal Visitor Center and Waterford Medieval Museum of Treasures and the Virtual Reality Experience. We will be happy to organise days out when you arrive. hopefully your stay with us will be lots of fun, exiting, and memorable. But most importantly, we hope, you will feel at home in our home. You will become part of our family and hopefully you will have enjoyed your experience while visiting the beautiful Green Isle. I'm sure you will be a little bit Irish by the time you leave for home!!
We have been hosting guests for the past 15 years. We enjoy meeting guests with different cultures as we are interested in learning about their lifestyle and values. Our family home is suitable for guests of all ages who would like to immerse themselves in the Irish lifestyle and improve their conversational skills and leave as confident individuals. All you need to do is integrate yourself totally and bring home many happy memories, to share with your friends. We can also cater for some specific diets.
2 happy, friendly small hypoallergenic dogs. Millie and Bonnie (suitable for guests with allergies)
Airport return transfer cost - €180
Horse-riding - €25 Surfing - €30 Go-Karting - €30 Cycling - €20 All the other activities are FREE including Shopping.
During the summer months, we like to stay busy each day doing different activities whether it's hiking up the mountain or a nice swim on the beach, we usually enjoy taking a picnic with us. During the winter months it's up and out for school/college at 8am. Home dinner for 6/7pm. Guests are encouraged to either meet with friends at weekends or attend the local gym or do any other interesting hobby. Guests will be taken on a trip once a month to visit places of interest.
Our home is a semi-detached house, with 4 bedrooms, bathroom. Downstairs is kitchen/dining/sun-room, sitting room, games/TV room, utility and toilet. We also have front and back gardens. We live on a quite estate. Everyone gets on well together and we all look out for each other. Tramore is a seaside town with a population of 12,000. It is 10 km from Waterford which is a historical city.
3/4 guests at the same time. Smoking outside only.
Further informations : Above are SUMMER RATES taking bookings now for June, July and August 2020. Winter rates are different. Bus to and from school 20 minutes €32 each month. Further information: Taking bookings for Academic places available for September to end of May 2020: €11,000 ALL FEE'S INCLUDE: - AIRPORT TRANSFERS - SCHOOL REGISTRATION - SCHOOL FEE'S - SCHOOL BOOKS - SCHOOL UNIFORMS Payment plans available. Flights to Cork or Dublin Airport.
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