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Step House Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were lucky enough to get accommodation here recently, its difficult to get a room as it is so popular. We ate from the A la carte menu on Friday night - the food was superb. On saturday we opted for a mix of the afternoon menu and the a la carte. we really had a wonderful week end. The...

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Thank Mairead C
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Attended a wedding here and was pleasantly surprised at how lovely this hotel is. Lovely reception rooms upstairs with a very boutique feel and a gorgeous stepped balcony. We stayed in the little townhouses just beside the hotel which were perfect for us. Will definitely return for a weekend stay, Borris is also a beautiful town.

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Thank Megan L
Newmarket-on-Fergus, Ireland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the privilege of being invited to a family wedding at this beautiful boutique hotel. As there are only 20 bedrooms in the actual hotel itself we were accommodated in the self cater cottages just next door. The cottages were ideal with two bedrooms, one en suite and a main bathroom, a beautiful sitting room and kitchen fully equipped...

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Thank margaret1582015
Kinsale, Ireland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A proper posh hotel like in The English country side or France. The setting, architecture, gardens, food, service, ambiance staff , are all top class. I will return. Perhaps a more extensive wine list could be offered and a few more gin selections.

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Thank sarahfrnch
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 April 2017

We recently stayed here for a friend's wedding and really enjoyed ourselves. The food was very good, the room had the most fantastic view and was very spacious and checking in etc was all very smooth. Breakfast the following morning was wonderful too!

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2Thank SorchaRi
County Meath, Ireland
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Since the Step House Hotel has been back in the very capable hands & care of James & Cait Coady, we decided to detour from our journey from Wexford and call in to wish them well. Met Chef Alan Foley, his mother Cait, James and his sister Mary. We were warmly welcomed and shown the improvements in the gardens. They...

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3Thank RetireeOldcastle
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Attending a wedding nearby we opted to stay in the Step House purely based on location. Very pleasantly surprised, this is like a mini Merrion Hotel in a country setting, from the quality of the rooms to the high standard of breakfast, a pleasure all the way.

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2Thank Roryjohn
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

A lovely lovely hotel with lovely staff!!!! Sadly it was a funeral that brought us to the Step hotel for the first time, but the hotel was very nice. The food was excellent, the staff were very professional and very friendly. The only downside is that there are steps everywhere 😂 I've never been in a hotel with so many...

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1Thank eddieearly77
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Had great day at a wedding in Step house hotel. The rooms are fantastic and the food and beer where very good too ,only small thing was that they ran out of susages for breakfast .All in all great day .

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Thank hutchie52
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 5 February 2017

I have had the pleasure of being served by Jonathan on a number of occasions now and my wife and I decided to pass on this note this evening in the hope that the management at the hotel would tell him he's a wonderfully professional chap and an asset to the hotel.

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Food & drink at the hotel
Cellar Restaurant
Cellar Restaurant
Cuisines: European, French, Irish
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Step House Hotel Carlow is a beautiful Georgian town house brimming with character, that has been lovingly transformed into a warm boutique Carlow hotel.Escape to the country in style and enjoy the relaxed elegance of Ireland's most luxurious 4 star boutique hotel situated in County Carlow. The Step House Hotel Carlow offers Luxurious surroundings with warm, charming hospitality. Balanced with great service, we offer some of the south east's finest food creations.The Step House Hotel Carlow is located in the pretty heritage village of Borris, which borders counties Kilkenny and Wexford. This unique location benefits from the magnificient backdrop of the heather-clad Blackstairs mountains and beautiful banks of the river Barrow.Conveniently located just 115km from Dublin, 128 km from Dublin Airport, 26 km from Kilkenny City, 29 km from Carlow Town, 86 km from Waterford Airport and 79 km from Rosslare Harbour . ... more   less 

Additional Information about Step House Hotel

Address: Step House Hotel Main Street, Borris, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Carlow > Borris
Price Range: €115 - €175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Step House Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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Step House Hotel Borris, County Carlow
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