The house is in a beautiful setting, as we would say in France, "un vieux corps de ferme", with old outbuildings, lovely paddocks and woods but, access was limited. The house is on a very busy road with a constant flow of traffic and no possibility of going for walks. When seated in the limited garden space offered, all one hears is the roar of passing traffic.
The house itself is furnished with old but comfortable furniture but the living quarters are somewhat small for six people. One toilet and that in the bathroom! The house is ideal for people who just want somewhere to sleep and are out all day.
The couple who welcomed us are charming but on entering the house all one could smell was damp. A bit off putting. I would return to the house as it is ideally situated for trips out and shopping but I would not say it is Worth 500 euros per week. I would put it at 350.
I will add that it has in no way changed my opinion of Ireland and its people and this ... mehr