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Stirabout Lane

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12/05/2017 13/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Blendecques, France
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the best time at Stirabout lane. It's cosy and pretty. Everything is tasteful and classy but you still feel like you're at home. The house is very old and was renovated by the hosts, beautifully. This is the most comfortable place you can imagine. We slept like babies. The hosts are kind and thoughtful, such nice people... And...

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Seville, Spain
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A warm, peaceful and welcoming place just next to the Wicklow Mountains, it really feels like being at home. Daphne the owner usted charming. You can't miss the breakfast. We'll definitely recommend it!

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Whitefish, Montana
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Rated 9.6 out of 10 for good reason. Quite location even though located on Main Street. Daphne, Pat and Patric we perfect hosts. Very comfortable room and the beds like home. Big shower and instant hot water a treat after a long day.

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Thank Ann D
Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Daphne is a great hostess, excellent cook, and has put her heart and soul into running this gem of a b&b. You can tell by the amenities and the time and care picking out lovely decoration that Daphne runs one of the best b&bs in Ireland. The room we had was very large, and if you're like me, having a...

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Thank Lisad_1961
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 7 January 2017

I cannot recommend a visit to this B&B strongly enough! So delighted and feel very well rested after mid week stay there. We paid €30pp per night and I felt it was fantastic value for money. You will have no regrets if you book to stay here. Our room was gorgeous, with the most comfortable beds and beautiful sheets. We...

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Thank cam_rye
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent, their is not enough words to describe this B+B.Food excellent, rooms cosy ,well decorated.Inexpensive,truly value for money. Easy to find ,close to train station.Lovely country side.Run by lovely family.

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Thank starbucksbaby67
Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 4 November 2016

We stayed here for a night whilst mountain biking in the area Just perfect! Daphne is a charming hostess and nothing was too much trouble! I have stayed here before and didn't hesitate to return as I knew the quality of the service.

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Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for a night with two children. Halloween weekend is a great weekend in Rathdrum. Our room was fabulous. Very spacious , warm and spotlessly clean. Decor was like a five star hotel . Breakfast the next morning was all homemade and worthy of the four seasons....... From waffles, to home made fluffy blueberry pancakes with very generous...

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East Midlands
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Daphne gives a warm welcome and is very good indeed at what she does. The rooms are well-presented. The bathroom smelled a little of bleach but that was evidence of the immensely clean environment. Breakfast (light and fluffy homemade blueberry and hazelnut pancakes with maple syrup and cream) was very naughty but a great set-up for the day.Daphne gave advice...

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Thank AChir
Kelowna, Canada
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Not much I can add to the already glowing reports other than to ditto the comments! We stayed in almost 20 different BandBs during a month long trip to Ireland and this was among the most charming. Although there was only two of us, we were given a room with 3 beds (felt like goldilocks!) in a large room facing...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A Cead Mile Failte awaits you in Stirabout Lane Bed and Breakfast, which is located in the heart of the picturesque town of Rathdrum. Spacious tastefully decorated en suite bedrooms with TV, hairdryer and clock radios. Guest sitting room with open turf fires, Breakfast menu and Coffee making facilities. Secure off street parking. Mature relaxing garden to the rear. (We are Biker Friendly.) ... more   less 

Additional Information about Stirabout Lane

Address: Stirabout Lane 36 Main Street | Rathdrum, Rathdrum, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Wicklow > Rathdrum
Price Range: $97 - $171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“There are stairs, so bring a smaller suitcase with what you'll want for the next day or two and you'll be fine.”
Lisad_1961, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a view of the gardens to the rear of the house”
117Liz, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room facing back is very quiet”
jambie1024, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We liked the family room. It has a nice view.”
  • The picture focusses on the window itself, in reality you have a nice clear view.
StevenBruges, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in the back are quieter with a view of the garden.”
488suzannew, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
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