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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I stayed in the Step House for midweek break. From start to finish the hotel was fantastic. Our room was a good size and the private balcony was a nice surprise. The quality of service and food in the bistro bar was of the highest standard. Overall I would recommend this hotel as one of the best... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

For any brides and grooms thinking of having their wedding here, you won't regret it. We had our wedding here last month. Food, staff and hotel were all amazing. Angela the wedding coordinator was always on hand in the lead up to the day and nothing was ever a problem. Niall was there on the day itself and was brilliant.... More 

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Thank Moldura
Dublin, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not what we were expecting when we got there from the write up in some reviews... we thought it b in a place of the main street and have plenty of parking had park on street . It has a nice garden out back it has lovely staff but having to wait around 30 mins for breakfast when not busy... More 

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Thank mark b
Carlow, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

my daughter recently chose the step house to get married and have her reception in. The hotel is ideal for a small wedding. Staff are very friendly and many bedrooms have a balcony. Garden is lovely and enclosed with walkways and fountains. Ideal for children. There is a small car park to rear of garden. The cocktail bar was lovely... More 

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Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely hotel with lots of charm but since the chef (who was a member of the family who used to own the hotel) left I think things have gone downhill a little, particularly the breakfast. We arrived at half nine and there were no plates or glasses at the buffet. The pastries were all gone and even though breakfast... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was the 'mid-week deal' that enticed us to stay in the "Step House Hotel" in Borris, Co. Carlow. That it is situated somewhat 'off the beaten track', and therefore unlikely to be swamped with noisy visitors, added to it's appeal. This cosy, boutique hotel, adjacent to some of the most delightful and scenic locations in the Carlow/Kilkenny area offers... More 

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Arklow, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On Wednesday 27th July my wife and I spent one night in the Step House in Borris, Co. Carlow and what a Hidden Gem we found there. On arrival, Judy the Receptionist welcomed us and we had the most efficient check in we have ever experienced in any hotel. Our room 105 was just perfect for us with everything we... More 

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County Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We attended a wedding here in May and it was absolutely stunning. The grounds & views were gorgeous. The food was amazing & the staff was so friendly. We stayed in one of the cottages on the grounds of the hotel and it was a bargain. Very spacious & clean. Will definitely be returning again. Its right in the middle... More 

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Thank louisehen99
County Waterford, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great hotel in a beautiful village in an underappreciated part of Ireland. Service, food, bedroom and facilities were all of a high quality and superb value for money. Would recommend for a long weekend or a road trip of the south east of Ireland.

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Thank Bumbog
Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First Context - Borris. A gem of a Georgian Estate Village, more intact and less messed with than relatively nearby Bunclody, more on line with Shillelagh. From Joyce's lovely pub right to the top of the village is intact, marred only by some abandoned petrol pumps ( Burmah, so must be a while now) and some outcroppings of plastic windows... More 

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Amenities

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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
Food & drink at the hotel
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
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Carlow > Borris
Price Range: $109 - $188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Step House Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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Step House Hotel Borris, County Carlow, Ireland
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