Welcome to Lorum Old Rectory

A warm welcome is assured at Lorum Old Rectory, County Carlow, where guests can enjoy luxury Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in a charming Victorian Country House. Situated in the rich Barrow River valley at the foot of the Blackstairs Mountains the region is renowned for its beautiful scenery, numerous activities and rich heritage.

Here Bobbie Smith and her daughter Rebecca are known for their warm welcome and splendid home baking. They know the area intimately and are always a fund of local knowledge.

Blackstairs Mountains and Barrow Valley

Lorum Old Rectory is located between the Blackstairs Mountains and the Barrow Valley, in the south of County Carlow.

You can select your own pace, a mountain hike, canoeing along the river or simply exploring and enjoying the unhurried pace of life .

Lorum Old Rectory is also well positioned for those also who wish to explore the neighbouring counties of Kilkenny, Kildare, Wexford, and Wicklow, where there is plenty to see and do.

Current Restrictions

Bobbie and Rebecca want you to enjoy your stay with them, confident that they have put in place measures to ensure both your safety and theirs. They will be following the all the guidelines from Failte Ireland for operating during this pandemic with the following additions:

  • You will have exclusive use of the house for your stay. There will be no other guests staying at the same time as your group.
    Minimum group size of four people, maximum six.
  • There will be a two-night minimum stay for this year to accommodate the restrictions we have placed to implement the above.