Dermot & Anna Smyth
Barrowville Town House
Kilkenny Road
Carlow Town
Co Carlow

We are open throughout the year. For immediate reservation and confirmation please phone, fax or email:
tel: + 353 (0) 59 9143324
fax: + 353 (0) 59 9141953


B&B Rates 2020

Bed and Breakfast Rate: Price on request.

Single supplement may apply.

Week-end and Bank Holiday rates may be extra.

Multiple night rates available on request.

*All rates include breakfast and all taxes and charges.

Visiting Ireland on a Budget?

Contact us and let us know how we can accommodate you.

Visa Mastercard and American Express accepted.

Travelling from Dublin Airport?

JJ Kavanagh and Sons provide day and night services directly from Dublin Airport to our front door at Barrowville Town House. For more details and for the relevant timetable visit their website at

Directions to Carlow by Car

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map of Co. Carlow

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map of Carlow Town

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Dublin Area: Following signs marked M50 M7 Southbound. Once on M7 do not turn off until exit 9 about 15K after Naas. (You will pass by Kill and Johnstown Garden Centre on left).

Dublin City Centre: Turn right at Baggot Street near St. Stephen's Green for South Circular Road (SCR). Continue straight to Dolphin's Barn Church on left. Turn left. Straight all the way to M7 (4K). OR Stephen's Green, Baggot Street. Turn right after Grand Canal with Canal on your right, drive about 5K to Fire Station on your left and petrol station ahead on left... Turn left straight all the way to M7, about 4K.

Dublin Airport (50 Miles): Route Ml to M50 Southbound to West Link toll Bridge: 3 miles after toll bridge, exit off on left for M or N7 Southbound. Stay on N7 until exit for Waterford, Kilkenny, Carlow, Route N9. At Carlow, remain on N9. We are located immediately after fifth traffic light on right.

Dun Laoighaire: Take City Centre signs M50, M7. After Blackrock watch out for M50, M7 signs. Turn left up Merrion Avenue. Turn right at top ofMerrion Avenue... Follow sign and turn left up Foster Avenue. Well sign posted to M7. At Dundrum Cross Roads, you can turn left, not sign posted, straight all the way to M50 (4K). Take M50 North until you come to M7 exit on left. Exit and turn left unto M7 Southbound. Pass Kill, Johnstown Garden Centre on left, Naas and 10 miles thereafter take exit M9. OR Drive towards City Centre. At Jurys Hotel (Ballsbridge) keep left at road divide. Drive about 1K to Grand Canal, turn left and follow instructions as of City Centre. (Should you miss the left fork turn take next turn left. Keep straight and you have corrected your route).

Kilkenny (30 MILES): Travel on N10 until you join N9. Follow N9 located 50 yards before traffic light on left.

Waterford (55 MILES): N9 North from Waterford through Thomastown to Carlow. Located 50 Metres before first traffic lights on left.

Rosslare/Wexford (50/55 MILES): N80 West through Enniscorthy to Carlow town. Take town centre signs. Watch out for Waterford/Kilkenny N9. Turn left and we are located 3 traffic lights away on the right. back to top