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.
BOUTIQUE STYLE FAMILY HOTEL, SET ON THE PANORAMIC CLIFF TOPS OF ROSSLARE HARBOUR
The nationally and internationally renowned 4 Star Ferrycarrig Hotel, boasts one of the most inspiring locations of any hotel in Wexford or Ireland, with sweeping views across the river Slaney. The hotel is Located two hours from Dublin on the main N11. The Ferrycarrig Hotel in Wexford, is the perfect weekend getaway or family holiday. Ferrycarrig Hotel offers 102 guest rooms, an extensive range of quality, well equipped and spacious meeting rooms to cater for differing capacity requirements, offering stunning waterfront views and natural daylight.
In Treacys Hotel Wexford you will be treated to a very warm welcome, gracious hospitality and a superior standard of personal friendly service. Treacy's Hotel Wexford combines contemporary glamour with old world elegance perfectly located in the bustling town of Enniscorthy generating a hub of activity on your doorstep. With 3 different dining options you'll find you’re spoiled for choice. The Chang Thai restaurant recommended by "Taste of Ireland" as one of the top Ethnic restaurants is open Wednesday - Sunday, "The Restaurant" is open 7 nights a week with A La Carte and Table D’hote menus available or dine in the temple bar where you will be served an extensive bar food menu until 9pm daily. The olde world Temple Bar has great live music 6 nights per week, The contemporary Dbar comes alive every weekend with a DJ playing 70's & 80's music every Saturday night. When you stay in Treacys Hotel Wexford you have full access to the Waterfront Leisure centre with its 25m Pool, Sauna, Steam room and gymnasium. Whatever your reason for visiting Wexford-Be sure to ‘Treat Yourself @ Treacys!’
Maldron Wexford is ideally located just minutes’ drive from Wexford town with the Rosslare Ferry Terminal only a 15 minute drive. We offer the very best in family-friendly facilities and services. During your stay here with us you can relax and enjoy our 20mtr pool, steam room, Jacuzzi, sauna, fully equipped gym and 2 treatment rooms. Our Body & Soul Salon have a full range of treatments on offer using Dermalogica Products. For the kids we have an outdoor playground & a hole mini golf course + full use of our Leisure Club which has a separate kid’s pool. During Midterm breaks & Summer Holidays we have full supervised kid’s camp’s activities. Every Saturday night, soak up a traditional Irish Atmosphere with LIVE MUSIC from 10pm in our Glenville Bar & Lounge. Bar Food is served daily from 12-9.00pm
Kelly's Resort Hotel & Spa Wexford has been a family run resort hotel for four generations since 1895, so you can trust us to make your weekend, midweek or short break just perfect. Kellys is one of Ireland's best known 4 star resort hotels and is located in Rosslare, Co. Wexford. The hotel is situated along 5 miles of sandy beach. The easy atmosphere at this Wexford Hotel encourages total relaxation. A visit to one of Europe's top destination spa - SeaSpa is a must.