We were welcomed by Joe who carried our luggage and was extremely welcoming. There was a bottle of wine, cheese and biscuits provided as part of the welcome.
The apartment has everything anyone would need however it was noisy as there were building works very close by - we do not blame the owners for this. The bedroom is bright as there is a skylight with no blind.
Having a car was a bonus as it is up some steep hills. The Dart is reasonably close and Dalkey has plenty of restaurants of various types. There is also a small supermarket.
My biggest worry was the fact that there are light switches in the area by the shower - this would not be allowed in the UK.
All in all we had a very good and pleasant stay. …