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Lorum Old Rectory

Kilgreaney, Ireland
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Rating summary
  • 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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English first
Ottawa, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 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
1 review
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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42 reviews 42 reviews
20 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
13 helpful votes 13 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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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 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 reviews 14 reviews
13 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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45 reviews 45 reviews
39 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 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
12 helpful votes 12 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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Durham, NC
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42 reviews 42 reviews
20 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2011

Now don’t get me wrong, we had the best time of our lives on this Ireland vacation and the rest of the Bed and Breakfast(s) that we stayed at were wonderful and we made new found friends but after staying at the Lorum Old Rectory at the tail end of our vacation, we could have stayed there the whole time... More

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Belfast, Northern Ireland
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2011

Spent an idyllic weekend at this beautiful residence where we enjoyed two peaceful nights sleep in sumptuous beds. Dinner was superb, as were the cooked breakfasts and we were well looked after by our genial host, nothing was too much trouble for Bobbie. We were attending a wedding in nearby Borris House (4 miles from Lorum). We had an absolutely... More

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Additional Information about Lorum Old Rectory

Also Known As:
Lorum Old Rectory Ireland/County Carlow
Address: Kilgreaney, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Carlow > Kilgreaney
Amenities:
Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 2 B&Bs / Inns in Kilgreaney
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$

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