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The Ashbrook Arms Restaurant and Guesthouse

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015 via mobile

We have eaten here a few times and defiantly would recommend it to anyone passing through the area. The service is very friendly and the quality of the restaurant is excellent. Could not fault the food at all. Total 5 star experience and very good value

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

I attended a Birthday party on Saturday 31st Janurary .Table was booked for 7 pm .2 different menus so unsure which was ours.Drinks were ordered took so long to arrive asked for ice in G & T one piece.We ordered 3 kids meals asked if they could come out early we got starters no kids dinner mains arrived @ 8... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015 via mobile

We had a family dinner for approx 20 people. They restaurant accommodated us at end of Sunday afternoon sitting when majority of family could attend. Our food was excellent and served in a very timely and efficient manner. Staff were very helpful and served alternatives to the set menu when asked. The goats cheese started and duck is highly recommended... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Stayed here while attending a wedding a Durrow Castle. The lady who ruins the guesthouse is so welcoming. As the day was extremely cold she turned the heating up in the room so when we came back later that night we had a nice toasty room. The room itself was lovely and the bed was very comfy. Breakfast was very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

I booked this as I was going to a wedding in Castle Durrow for New Years and my stay at Ashbrook Arms was faultless. The owner was so helpful and friendly and brought us fresh coffee to our room when we arrived. The room was huge, warm and perfect. I would definitely recommend staying here, we just loved it. Excellent... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 via mobile

I stayed here for a wedding in December and I had the best experience all year. The service is very friendly and personal, knowing us by name as we arrived. They were very helpful and obliging too. The rooms are very spacious and high quality. I would stay here again in a heartbeat!

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

We stayed over at this lovely Guesthouse while attending a wedding at the nearby Castle Durrow. From the minute we arrived with a warm welcome and the offer of a cup of tea, we felt at home. We checked in at 12.15 on our way to the 1 pm wedding. But that was not a problem. Our room was ready... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

The Ashbrook Arms in Durrow was decided upon to be the venue for a staff reunion in recent weeks. I had remembered from passing through Durrow that the place had been closed and run-down for quite some years. Originally a coaching inn dating back to the 1700's, it has in recent years been lovingly restored by the present owners. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

We were attending a wedding at Castle Durrow the day before and stayed here for an overnight stay. We were met at the door and shown to our room by a lovely woman who was great to chat. The room itself was huge and really clean. The bathroom was really clean and the shower was fantastic. The breakfast was fantastic... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We were attending a wedding at Castle Durrow and booked the Ashbrook Arms for an overnight stay. We were greeted immediately on arrival and shown to our room and offered tea / coffee. The room was very comfortable and overlooked the rear of the property which had a quiet aspect (I imagine the front which looks out onto the main... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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)
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Laois > Durrow
Price Range: $136 - $141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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