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 Brandon House hotel and Solas Croí Eco Spa is conveniently situated on the N25 in historical New Ross, nestled between Wexford and Waterford. With easy access to some of the best beaches Ireland has to offer, and a wide selection of child friendly activities, this four star old country house is ideal for anything from short breaks, to long leisurely rests. It is a true haven for the weary traveller, pampering the spirit and providing enjoyment for all the family
A warm welcome awaits you at Farmers Kitchen Hotel (previously known asThe Drinagh Court Hotel), one of the finest family run hotels in Wexford. The hotel has 21 Rooms The Farmers Kitchen Hotel is a 3* Hotel and is located within easy reach of Wexford town centre and just 8 miles from Rosslare Ferryport. So whether your stay is for business or pleasure, you are perfectly situated to explore the beautiful countryside or wander around the many boutiques and shops in Wexford town.
This captivating 1830's Georgian Manor House Hotel hides amid 300 acres of tranquil parklands on the idyllic Hook Peninsula yet is less than 10km from Waterford City. A chic yet informal ambience permeates Dunbrody, where guests have the opportunity to experience sheer indulgence coupled with a tradition of courteous attentive service. Dunbrody boasts 22 bedrooms and a 3 bedroom lodge, cookery school, spa, champagne bar and fine dining restaurant.
In Treacy's 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!’
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.