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The Ashbrook Arms Restaurant and Guesthouse

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

Attended a wedding in Durrow and had the pleasure of staying in The Ashbrook Arms. From the time we arrived until we checked out the staff were amazing. The room was very big with a beautiful wooden generous size double bed. A lovely enquire and complimentary bottles of water. Breakfast was superb with plenty of coffee. Would highly recommend a...

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Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

Stopped her for one night prior to a wedding across the road at the amazing Castle Durrow. The Ashbrook Arms is an old coaching inn, rescued from near dereliction and recently refurbished to a really high standard. They were lovely and flexible when we asked if we could arrive late (near midnight); our room was large and very comfortable; breakfast...

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St Helier, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 June 2015

We stayed as a party of 18 for a wedding at Castle Durrow. Several couples, some with babies. The family that own this could not have been more helpful to accommodate our needs - we had tables set especially so we could all eat together, they were incredibly accommodating to several of us coming and going at different times. The...

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Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 6 June 2015

Stayed with my family over the weekend in durrow, stayed in ashbrook arms it was top class our rooms were great, staff very friendly and breakfast was fab and loads of brown bread and toast would love to stay here again :)

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Thank Veronica c
Dublin
Reviewed 4 June 2015

Very comfortable stay.We were attending a wedding at castle Durrow so The Ashbrook was very convenient for us. The room was very comfortable. Friendly staff and an excellent breakfast to get us on our way."

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Thank Colm O
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 27 May 2015

Top Class! We stayed in their new apt out in the Court yard behind the Guesthse, it was Fab. Everything was new and So comfortable and quiet with Blk out blinds on the windows for sleeping and a nice view of horses and cattle from the window. Late 10.30 Fresh breakfeast was Delecious, (after a very late nite), with Proper...

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Reviewed 11 May 2015

Was here over the weekend for a wedding in Durrow Castle and stayed in this Guesthouse. Rosalita and Sean could not have been more helpful. From the moment we arrived until we left. Breakfast was the best I've had in any Hotel I've stayed in, freshly cooked and as much Toast and Tea/Cereal/yoghurt as you could want. Very Comfortable. They...

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Thank Sean B
Newtown, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 April 2015 via mobile

We stayed here with our family in April 2015. The car park at the front is a little small but as soon as you realise there is parking around the back too there is more than enough! We were welcomed on arrival with a smile and shown to our room which was stunning. It was spotlessly clean (and we are...

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Athgarvan Kildare
Reviewed 15 March 2015 via mobile

We were attending a wedding nearby and I had heard about this guest house from a friend . I had phoned earlier to ask would it be ok to leave the bags in earlier than the half one check in and the host was so friendly and warm on the phone that I knew this place was gonna be fab...

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ireland
Reviewed 11 March 2015 via mobile

Had dinner here recently . Beautiful old house . It's impeccably clean and comfortable without being too warm. The menu had everything you would hope for . I had the fish cakes to start and a great quality steak cooked the way I had ordered it . Deserts were good too. Staff were smiling , friendly and professional and looked...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our family run guesthouse and restaurant is situated in the picturesque georgian village of Durrow, Laois in Ireland. The house was purpose built by Lord Ashbrook in 1777 and meticuosly restored by the Murphy family in 2005. It has 10 beautifully appointed bedrooms and the restaurant is open on Friday and Saturday nights and for Sunday lunch. It was formerly called the Bianconi Red Lion Guesthouse. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Ashbrook Arms Restaurant and Guesthouse

Address: The Square, Durrow na, Ireland (Formerly Bianconi Red Lion Restaurant)
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Laois > Durrow
Price Range: RM574 - RM597 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“Some rooms have a lot of stairs to climb so maybe check where room is on booking.”
 of 5 bubbles marg_mcdonnell, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“It is set in the square , front faces a road with traffic .”
 of 5 bubbles , 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We did not stay here, only ate in the restaurant.”
 of 5 bubbles LaoisFoodie, 22 May 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the Courtyard - seperate to the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles Lisa966, 28 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Any of the converted stable (not sure if I am doing justice calling them converted stable rooms), maybe Chalet or courtyard.”
 of 5 bubbles tonyc833, 29 Jul 2015 | Read review
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