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Roundwood House

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Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

Thank you to Hannah & Paddy for the most wonderful food, hospitality and accommodation. Hannah helped me to organise the whole event for 21 family members, while I was in the UK. Everything was seamless from the minute we arrived. Her food is truly splendid.

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Reviewed 26 August 2015

We stayed at the forge. It was magical. We kept the fire lit, listened the rain come down in a perfect silence, made friends with the cats and dogs, had morning walks around the house and the along the stunning views of the countryside. There's a library that's everything you would ever imagine it to be, at least for a...

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1Thank Rowena B
County Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 14 August 2015

We are from Dublin and have been visiting Roundwood House for the past 27 years!! Our first visit was in 1988 when we were setting off on our honeymoon and we swore to ourselves we would be back and so we have... many times. One visit was a large family gathering when about 25 of us stayed in the House...

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1Thank patricia5952015
Alexandria, Virginia
Reviewed 7 August 2015

Staying at Roundwood House made for a perfect ending of a fantastic two-week vacation in Ireland. We knew nothing about County Laois prior to our arrival and were pleasantly surprised to find out that there were so much to do there and it was such a pretty place. Paddy and Hannah were excellent hosts, keeping us very well fed and...

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Thank med9EO
Hartford, Connecticut
Reviewed 5 August 2015

I brought my wife and two teenagers to Ireland, intent upon knocking the socks off of them. Thanks to Hanna and Paddy, it was as grand a mass de-socking as anyone could ever wish for. You should have seen it. Socks everywhere. Better still, don't imagine it: Go to Ireland, skip the sterile hotels for a bit, and go to...

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2Thank Matt B
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 July 2015

Loved the atmosphere and delicious food cooked by Paddy ,his wife Hanna were wonderful hosts , so much more personal and fun than the big generic hotels Beds a tad on the small side but didn't worry us Fantastic to keep these old georgian houses up and running

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Thank Nicola G
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 11 July 2015

Tasty breakfast and comfortable bed. A TV with just the Irish channels would be a bonus. Hannah and Paddy were a delight to talk to. Coffee was served whenever it was asked and a fire was put on for our comfort even though it was July. The farmhouse animals were lovely to watch and would suspect a delight for young...

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Thank Scarlotte
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 July 2015

From the moment we entered it felt like home, only much grander. Hannah, Paddy, family and team took such wonderful care of us. We have a motley crew for a family and all were pleased with Roundwood. A feat in itself. Nothing was too much trouble for the Roundwood team, late night sarnies, even wedding cuff links! The food was...

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Thank Fiona O
Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

We stayed at Roundwood House for two nights in May. We were there for a family wedding and were treated fantastically well by Paddy & Hannah, their hospitality was second to none, they really did go the 'extra yard'. The wedding, which was also held at Roundwood House went without a hitch and had a nice relaxed feel to it....

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Reviewed 9 July 2015

I recently stayed in Roundwood House with a group of friends for a birthday celebration. It was such a treat from the moment we arrived. We were welcomed by Hannah with home baked biscuits and tea/coffee (delicious). We were lucky enough to have a lovely sunny day so had a picnic in the garden. That evening we had the most...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Roundwood House is a country house hotel in a delightful location at the foot of the Slieve Bloom mountains, just 1.5 hours from Dublin. The house and outbuildings are over 300 years old and have immense charm and character. Guests come to relax, explore many local sites of interest and for genuine Irish hospitality in a homely atmosphere. Roundwood was listed among the top 50 restaurants in the world in 2002 by London's "Restaurant" magazine. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Roundwood House

Address: Roundwood, Mountrath, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Laois > Mountrath
Price Range: $238 - $249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Rooms in the main house are unique and excellent. Rooms in the yellow house are also excellent but less unique.”
MaryCatherine91, 3 May 2017 | Read review
“You can stay in the main house, or the cottage out the back, or the forge, or the writers' cottage off the beaten track.”
paulidilge, 2 May 2017 | Read review
“The blue room is lovely, We toured the other rooms also and each offers its own unique historical charm.”
Decx, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Just ask at booking if you have special requests”
bridandtom, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Just remember the house is over 280 years old & appreciate the uniqueness and character of each room”
N6417DWmaryf, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
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