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Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

A nice relaxing place to go for a morning coffee. The decor is good with lots of local pictures, some of nearby Altamount! It has been done up and is now much brighter and seems more spacious. The coffee is good and scones were fresh...More

Thank MaryQM_12
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Without a doubt, Elaine and Dave are the best hosts you could wish for. The rooms are very comfortable and spacious. The food is simply amazing. We have stayed with them several times and cannot wait to return. It is a lovely house in the...More

Thank Graham H
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Peaceful, quiet location Good Irish welcome, tea and cake on arrival Owners Elaine and David are brilliant hosts Comfy beds, warm rooms Excellent food, better than a restaurant No pressure to check out the minute breakfast is over I am somewhat biased because we are...More

Thank PaulHFromCranley
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Hi, me and my fiancée have stayed here twice, cannot fault anything with the B&B. Elaine (owner) is so helpful and kind, rooms are perfect and the food is 5star they provide especially the scones!! 😊

1  Thank Michael A
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

This is perfect place to stay for anyone going to a wedding in Borris. Elaine was so nice to drop us into the Step House Hotel for the wedding. And a beautiful breakfast the morning after. I would definitely recommend this place to anyone.

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"This is a small bed and breakfast it is in a lovely quiet area with no noise, and all of the rooms would be..."
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