It has almost 120 km of spectacular coastline and is a popular tourist destination with a number of attractive towns and villages to visit, such as Wexford Town, Enniscorthy, Gorey, New Ross and Fethard On Sea. When travelling around the county you will find a wide variety of Wexford Hotels or Wexford Guesthouses to choose from.
There are plenty of visitor attractions in Wexford, including the National Heritage Park, the Wexford Heritage Centre and the National 1798 Visitor Centre – which commemorates the 1798 Rebellion and its aftermath. Located alongside the New Ross docks in County Wexford, the Dunbrody famine ship is a full scale reconstruction of a 19th Century famine ship and authentic replica of the three masted barque built in Quebec in 1845 for the Graves family of New Ross.
There are plenty of castles to choose from, including Ballyhack Castle built around 1450, Ferns Castle dating back to the 13th century and Johnstown Castle which also houses the National Museum of Agriculture and Rural Life.
Or on a nautical theme there is Hook Lighthouse built in the 13th century and the Kilmore Quay Maritime Museum. There are plenty of plants to view at the John F. Kennedy Arboretum in New Ross, which has over 4,500 plants in their collection and the Kilmokea Gardens sitting on the twin estuary of the Rivers Nore and Barrow. Wexford also has some fine examples of Cistercian abbeys in Tintern Abbey at Saltmills in New Ross founded around 1200 and Dunbrody Abbey and Visitor Centre founded in 1210.
County Wexford rich landscape and coastline ensures that the outdoor enthusiast is spoilt for choice, with a choice of water sports, great golf and walking and cycling routes and equestrian activities. Walking routes include the Blackstairs Walks, Carrickbyrne Hill and the Shelmalier Forth Mountain. Golf courses include Rosslare Golf Club, Courtown Golf Club, Enniscorthy Golf Club and St. Helen’s Bay Golf & Country Club. Beaches in County Wexford, such as Curracloe and Rosslare, are a popular spot for family breaks in Ireland.
Or if you would like to experience a bit of culture whilst staying in County Wexford, then the Wexford Opera Festival, the premier event of its kind in Europe, is a must.
The Ireland Hotels site features 31 Wexford hotels and Wexford guesthouses. Use the accommodation search box on this page to select hotels and guesthouses in County Wexford. Or choose from our great selection of Value Hotel Breaks and short-break offers, including Family Breaks and Spa Breaks.
The Millrace Hotel, Leisure Club & Spa is located in the picturesque Wexford town of Bunclody, on the edge of the beautiful Hall-Dare Estate, home to The Bunclody Golf & Fishing Club. This luxurious hotel in Wexford offers a superb location for a break away to explore all the Sunny South East of Ireland has to offer. Guests at the Millrace Hotel can enjoy luxury 4 star accommodations, The Mill Bar & Bistro, Danu Spa and fully equipped Leisure Centre. The 4 star Millrace Hotel, Leisure Club & Spa is located in the picturesque town of Bunclody in Wexford on the edge of the beautiful Hall-Dare Estate, home to The Bunclody Golf & Fishing Club. • 60 minutes drive from Rosslare and 80 minutes drive from Dublin • Contemporary accommodation • Mill Bar & Bistro • Millrace Spa & Leisure Club with 18m pool • Located beside Bunclody Golf & Fishing Club • 40 minutes from Wexford Town • Close to a plethora of activities
Marlfield House is a beautifully restored Regency period house set on 36 acres of fine gardens, close to miles of golden beaches. Opened by the The Bowe family in 1978 it has continued as a highly acclaimed country house. Rooms are filled with beautiful antiques, paintings and flowers , all overlook the gardens , have marble bathrooms and the six grand state rooms open on to the lake. The extensive gardens include a croquet lawn, tennis court, woodland walks, a lake, a rose and kitchen garden which provides much of the produce for the 2 restaurants. The H House Conservatory Restaurant with its frescoed walls is highly acclaimed as one of Ireland's most charming fine dining rooms serving classical food. For a more casual dining experience The Duck Restaurant in the courtyard is a terrace restaurant, cafe and bar overlooking the kitchen gardens and provides a stylish casual alternative for lunches or dinners, open at 11 every day May to Sept, and Wed to Sunday Oct to April.
The Property retains some of its 150 year old history as it was home to the Mercy Nuns in the mid eighteen hundreds.Registered as a Guesthouse for 25 years, its been modernized to present day standards. All rooms are en-suite with TV, tea & coffee, free WiFi & car parking, all just 3 min walk from town center. Proprietor Ml Power and staff assure you of a warm welcome to the St George Guesthouse.
BOUTIQUE STYLE FAMILY HOTEL, SET ON THE PANORAMIC CLIFF TOPS OF ROSSLARE HARBOUR
Minutes from Wexford Town, the Riverbank House Hotel is just a short walk across the Slaney Estuary bridge from the thriving centre. With stunning views of the river and the Wexford skyline the relaxed surroundings offer something different for those seeking a memorable experience.