About the Homestay
My name is Bernadette , I am a divorced mother and I have two 23 year old sons, one which lives with me. I have been hosting students from various different nationalities in my home for the past 10 years. I must say I really enjoy getting to know all the different cultures. My house is 3 minutes walking from University in Athlone.
- Non Smoking
Bedrooms available for booking
About the Area
Our home is located on the east side of Athlone in a lovely quiet ,suburb and safe area. We live 2 km from the town centre. The bus is a one minute walk from our house, there are several different options to avail of using this bus stop. The Athlone AIT is a 3 minute walk from our home. There are several different amenities close by our home, to name but a few. There is a beautiful new green walk and cycle track adjacent to our home. There is a also a new leisure and sports centre , trendy cafe, restaurants, pubs and boutiques close bye.
Hosts can offer a complimentary light breakfast at their discretion. All other meals, including a full breakfast, might incur an additional cost, if offered. Meals and any additional payment should be arranged directly with your host.
Included in the stay
- Complimentary Light Breakfast
- Use of Kitchen
Smoking is not allowed.
How do I book?
Contact the host to check their availability and ask them any questions you have about staying with them. Once the host confirms they’re available for your dates, you can complete your booking.
When do I pay?
Once a host confirms they're available, you can go ahead and pay the 15% booking fee (maximum of 250 $£€ for longer term bookings) using a choice of payment methods: Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Maestro, Laser, JCB & PayPal (not available in certain countries). You then pay your host on arrival or as stated by your host on their profile and agreed by you on booking. Please be cautious if a host requests advance payment if its not included on their profile. Our hosts have been advised that if they wish to request advance payment they must make this explicit in their profile. We do not recommend the use of Money gram or Western Union.
When can I share my contact details?
Host and Guest email address, phone number and home address will be exchanged in a confirmation email sent to both immediately after a booking is completed. It's against our policy for Guests and Hosts to exchange direct contact details via our messaging system.