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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Hotel clean and comfortable as usual. Only stayed one night this time whilst en route to the Gorsebridge Go for Gold Sales at Gory. I understand the situation that the hotel finds itself in with the temporary owners/Bank running the place but I think they are misguided to use the limited menu that was available. Food was ok but the...

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County Wexford, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

We regularly dine here and the meal is always excellent. Recently I ordered the mini beefburgers with sweet potato fries for my grandnephew and the look on his face worked wonders! The meal was gorgeous. I had fish and was equally pleased. To top it all the dessert was so good that we sent compliments to the chef. Well done...

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Thank goodtaste687
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had our wedding at the Stephouse on the 27th October. The moment I walked into the place I knew it was the perfect venue! Set in the picturesque town of Borris it is a really special wedding venue with a homely rustic atmosphere. Its fair to say that I was demanding of the hotel and staff in the lead...

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1Thank daraghneil16
Tomar, Portugal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice hotel. Bright clean & very tasteful. Excellent service. good food. I'd highly recommend a visit. The room was large & spacious. We ate in the bar & the food was excellent. There is plenty to see & do nearby

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Lurgan, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

the hotel is clean and comfortable with large bedrooms and great bathrooms breakfast the first morning was buffet and everything was cold after complaining to the manageress the next morning the breakfast was made to order the bar menu in the evenings was good and tasty,the downside to this hotel is that it's boring and has no atmosphere as it...

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Ireland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just back from two days in The Step Inn feeling the benefits of a relaxing break and a warm welcome. We stayed in room 400 at the top of the old house and it was really lovely if you are looking for somewhere private and quiet with a nice big bathroom. The newer rooms in the hotel are perhaps brighter...

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1Thank magfox
Swords
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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1Thank cedryk83
Leixlip, Ireland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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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Thank Giagmaro
Dublin
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

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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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair Access
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Cellar Restaurant
Cellar Restaurant
Cuisines: European, French, Irish
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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: $123 - $711 (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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