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Swords
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Stayed for one night at the Step House Hotel in Borris this week. We got luxury and comfortable room number 400 on the 4th foor, with an especially large bathroom. Excellent bar, very good food, very nice staff. Recommend in 100%

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Leixlip, Ireland
Reviewed 10 November 2016

I attended a wedding here in February 2016 - I loved the quirky styling of the reception rooms - very vintage. The food was lovely and the service was good. I loved the wall paper in the main room but I wasn't mad about the carpet - I think it took away from the room. Overall a lovely place for...

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1Thank EmmaReilly0809
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Stayed for one night at the Step House Hotel in Borris this week while walking parts of the wonderful Barrow Way. The hotel was lovely and the gardens are very pretty, with lots of colour even in November. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Our room was very comfortable, with an especially large bathroom and a spacious balcony overlooking...

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1Thank Giagmaro
Dublin
Reviewed 5 November 2016

We stayed in Step House Hotel this week as we had heard it was nice and wanted to try it out. This is a boutique hotel with 20 rooms and 5 houses-it is very popular for weddings. Borris is a beautiful Georgian village with well- kept houses, old-style pubs and fabulous flowers. The reception area has a lovely, welcoming, real...

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1Thank Mia057
Carlow, Ireland
Reviewed 4 November 2016

We had our wedding in the Step House Hotel on the 15th September 2016. We were so impressed by how warmly we were treated from the very start of our interactions. Angela, Niall and the staff were so helpful and attentive. The Step House is a wonderful venue to celebrate your special day - some of the reasons below; It's...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 November 2016

We booked into the Step House for a family wedding and found the staff, especially those at reception, to be very pleasant and helpful. Our room was absolutely lovely with all the general features you would expect from a 'boutique' hotel. The food served at the wedding was excellent and the serving staff were very professional throughout. My only complaint...

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2Thank Stephen D
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We were really surprised with the high standard of the room, large, comfortable with a stunning view of mountains. I could only compare it to a five star hotel in a major city but with the personal touches you will only find in a small village

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1Thank Fintan R
Bangor, N Ireland
Reviewed 31 October 2016

We often stay in a B&B near Borris and always call in to The Step House for a meal on arrival in the area. This time we felt it just wasn't as good as on previous visits. Service was excellent, as always, but the food seems to have taken a downturn. We felt the menu choices were more limited than...

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1Thank Cranley
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

A very pleasant Sunday Lunch in the bar today. Bustling with a nice atmosphere. Very attentive service. We both had Shoulder of Lamb which was reallybtender and tasty, lovely veg well seasoned. My daughyer had a really good kids portion of fish and chips which was very good..can be busy so book a table in advance.

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Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

We had our wedding in the Step House in October. It was truly an amazing experience. From our first contact with the wedding coordinator Angela, we knew that every detail would be taken care of with no fuss. Planning was easy and it was clear we could have as much or little input into every detail as we wanted. On...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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Cellar Restaurant
Cellar Restaurant
Cuisines: European, French, Irish
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Breakfast included
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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: RM461 - RM851 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Step House Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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“Room number 400”
 of 5 bubbles cedryk83, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had a great balcony on the first floor”
 of 5 bubbles Giagmaro, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a view of the mountains”
 of 5 bubbles Mia057, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Get a room with a mountain view”
 of 5 bubbles 161fintanr, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask reception for their room list which gives etails of the style, views and noise levels.”
 of 5 bubbles mholden2016, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
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