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Lorum Old Rectory

Kilgreaney, Ireland
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Lorum Old Rectory
Ranked #1 of 2 Kilgreaney B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Dublin, Ireland
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204 reviews 204 reviews
46 hotel reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really not sure how much I need to write - beyond the fact that I'd not hesitate to return! Bobbie is a very gracious host and rather good on the cooking front too!! From the tea and cake served on our arrival to the breakfast before our departure (not to mention the five course meal the night before), I enjoyed... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

we stayed here for a week-end and had a warm welcome from Bobbie, the owner, with the offer of tea after our journey. its a very peaceful house with the just the sound of the grandfather clock in the background! the rooms are large and beds very comfortable with access to a lovely drawing room. Breakfast is splendid at the... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

The warm welcome Bobbie extends her guests is like none that we've experienced. After being slightly overwhelmed by the stately house, beautiful grounds, and our four-poster bed in our huge room, we were invited to have afternoon tea and home made goodies by the fire in her lovely sitting room. My wife preferred an herbal tea, and Bobbie had a... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

Oh wow! I remember driving up the drive and seeing this wonderful house and wondering if we had actually come to the right place. Thankfully, it was the right place. Parking up in the gravel car park and being greeted by Bobbie made an impression that this stay would be a rather pleasant one. In true 19th century country house... More

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Durham, NC
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39 reviews 39 reviews
17 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

You know that you have reached home when the hostess greets you at the door with a big sincere bright smile and hug that says, welcome back. We found this amazing Bed and Breakfast two years ago and we promised then that we would find a way to return. We were lucky again to travel back to Ireland and our... More

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dublin, ireland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

I'm only reading reviews of this B&B after having spent the weekend there by chance & couldn't agree more with all of it's excellent reviews. Not only is the house really beautiful & the food fantastic but Bobbi herself is what makes this place unbeatable. I couldn't recommend it highly enough & can't wait to get back down there!

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Dublin
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8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2012

We had a wonderful one-night stay in Lorum last month. Bobbie was a wonderful host, and had tea and freshly-baked cookies for us on arrival. Our room was spacious, with a wonderful 4 poster bed. In the evening, after a g&t in the living room, Bobbie served up a delicious 5-course meal in the cosy dining-room. A great welcome, and... More

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Limerick, Ireland
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14 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2012

Stayed here recently for 1 night while at a wedding in nearby Borris. Lovely old house and found the owner Bobbi to be as helpful and friendly as mentioned in other reviews. The rooms were excellent and spent nearly an hour and a half over breakfast. Would have loved to have tried dinner as would think from the quality of... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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46 reviews 46 reviews
41 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2012

Stayed at Lorum for a night while attending a wedding locally in June 2012. Bobbie the owner is not only a great cook but a real traditional Irish hostess who went out of her way to make us feel welcome (including driving us to the wedding reception!). We rarely stay in guesthouses in Ireland these days because of the number... More

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Beijing, China
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2011 via mobile

As a previous reviewer noted- perhaps this place really should be kept an exclusive secret! Bobbie makes you feel more like you are a treasured good friend who has come to visit rather than a paying guest. In the evening she settles you down in the sitting room with a drink while she prepares dinner - served in an impressive... More

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Address: Kilgreaney, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Carlow > Kilgreaney
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
Lorum Old Rectory Ireland/County Carlow

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