Amberley B&B

2 Stillorgan Park Ave., Blackrock, County Dublin, Ireland | B&B
Searching for availability...
*Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.

Travel Blogs from Blackrock

A few too many boxes

A travel blog entry by europe2.0


It has been complete madness here since last Thursday morning when our shipment from San Diego arrived. We forgot how many boxes were shipped and our house filled up quick! As Kole checked off each box on the inventory list outside, I directed the 5 movers throughout our house. The first hour was very chaotic but then trying to unpack and inspect everything was even more challenging. The first thing I wanted to unpack was my ...

Home Sweet Home

A travel blog entry by europe2.0


So we made it back to Dublin this past Wednesday, welcomed by some steady rain. Quite the contrast from the consistent sunshine and warm temperatures of Southern California. No biggie though, we kind of like the rain (and we don't have much choice now). We picked up a cab at the airport and went straight to our new home in the Dublin 'burbs of Blackrock. Home sweet home! Well its not quite home just yet. No bed, no chairs, no table....just some suitcases ...

A Small Bike Accident

A travel blog entry by cpelaez


The first week I was in Dublin I noticed that mostly everyone rides a bicycle, so I decided to buy one. I went to the bike shop on campus and found a pretty standard bicycle, which the guy said is my size. By my size he means that the bike's seat should hit my hipbone perfectly when I stand next to it. However, when I do get on the bike I have to tip-toe in order to balance myself. Anyway, early this week ...

Blackrock it is...We found our home!

A travel blog entry by europe2.0


We did the impossible Thursday night. We actually found a house that matched nearly all our requirements. It is in an area called Blackrock, a very nice area of Dublin. Our first requirement was a place that allowed pets. In Dublin, landlords are very strict with pets. Most places do not allow it and what is really strange is that they are mostly worried about CATS. The woman that we are renting our house from told us she didn't know much about cats but heard that ...


A travel blog entry by heinziesblog


... wayang stands for 'shadow’, but also ‘imagination’ and kulit is the word for ‘skin’, as the shadow puppets are made from buffalo skin. Again, according to Wikipedia, Malaysian wayang kulit is often associated with gamelan music which makes this ‘quest’ even more exciting for me.

Mary Beth Osnes describes in the early 1990s that the traditional Malaysian shadow puppetry is under pressure from a ...


This B&B, located on 2 Stillorgan Park Ave., Blackrock, is near Maritime Museum of Ireland, Leopardstown Racecourse, Sandymount Strand, and Dunnes.
Map this b&b

Other places to stay in Blackrock