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Great Walking Tours In Wexford

Just follow the link for great walking trails in Wexford – https://visitwexford.wordpress.com/2014/12/22/a-wonderful-walk-in-wexford/

By |January 20th, 2015|News|0 Comments

September in Wexford

Some fantastic events on in Wexford this September, why not make a week or weekend of it and stay with us in Southbeach Rosslare. Antique Roadshow at Wells House Sat 13th Sep 2014 to Sun 14th Sep 2014. Industry experts from the antique business will come to Wells House for this event!  You will be able to have items valued and also see some of the dealers finest pieces for sale on display in this great Victorian setting! The Gardening Show at Johnstown Castle Sun 14th Sep 2014.  This year the Show has competition classes for fruit, flowers and vegetables, as well as separate sections for floral art, preserves and childrens exhibits. New Ross Piano Festival from Thu 25th Sep 2014 to Sun 28th Sep 2014. If you want a slightly different musical weekend then the small town of New Ross, which lies between Rosslare and Waterford,  is the host to one of the jewels of the music festival scene in Ireland.

By |August 5th, 2014|News|0 Comments

Kelly’s new café earns place in prestigious restaurant guide

HOTELIER BILL Kelly’s latest venture, Kelly’s Café, features in John and Sally McKenna’s top 100 Restaurant Guide in Ireland, which has just been published. The new guide is called ‘Celebrating the arrival of the “Creative Casual” restaurant’ and is widely recognised as one of the top guides in Ireland. There were over 21 new entrants including the café which was the only new restaurant nominated in Wexford. John McKenna says: ‘Kelly’s Cafe is likely to be the hottest destination in the sunny south east in 2014. From the day they opened their doors, the team under Head Chef Stephane Rochard and Café Manager Nichola Dempsey haven’t put a foot wrong. And the alliance of superb food and a stylish room is unbeatable. ‘The team have worked hard to create this new space and have sourced the best natural foods found abundantly in Wexford, the staff and I are thrilled to part of this prestigious guide,’ said Bill Kelly. Kelly’s Café, which can seat up tp 120 people, is open Monday to Saturday and its located in the new Meadows & Byrne Store at the Drinagh Retail Park. Article courtesy of the New Ross Standard

By |March 20th, 2014|News|0 Comments

Open All Year Round

Our apartments are available to rent all year round. Check out our great rates for Wexford Opera Festival, Halloween Mid-Term Break, Christmas and the New Year – why not treat yourself and your family or friends

By |September 26th, 2013|News|0 Comments

Wexford Fringe Festival

18 October – 03 November 2013 Venue: Venues in Wexford Town mainly and some outside of Wexford Town Wexford Fringe Festival, now in its 61st year, features 17 days of fantastic events which run in tandem with the famous Wexford Festival Opera. This festival delivers the very best of cultural experiences and has become a vital showcase for Irish arts nationally and internationally. With over 260 eclectic events, many free of charge, all squeezed into a town with stunning scenery, top class accommodation and mouth-watering cuisine, this is a feast of artistic entertainment not to be missed. Some of the many highlights of the Wexford Fringe Festival include live gigs, theatrical performances, photography and art exhibitions, literary recitals, dance, festival tours, craft, hurling on the quay, children’s events and the Guinness Singing & Swinging Pubs Competition. This year’s festival is set to be as exciting and as innovative as ever with its inspiring mix of the very best in alternative culture. With some forward planning you can enjoy Wexford at its best and take in everything the town has to offer. Wexford is at its most vibrant and most entertaining during the fringe. Dates to be confirmed. Wexford Chamber Chamber Offices Hill Street Wexford Republic of Ireland  +353 53 9122226 info@wexfordchamber.ie  www.wexfordfringe.ie

By |September 26th, 2013|News|0 Comments

Tales Of The Enchanted Forest

25 – 28 October 2013 Venue: Irish National Heritage Park, Ferrycarrig, Co. Wexford Journey through the enchanted forest of the Irish National Heritage Park with Little Red Riding Hood to create your very own fairy tale and maybe make a few friends along the way! This event is suitable for children aged 5 to 10 years. There will be a mask making workshop each evening at 5.30pm (lasts approximately 1 hour). Children are €15 and adults are free (adults must be accompanied by a child!). There is limited availability and booking is essential. Payment is required in advance to secure your child’s place and is non-refundable. Ferricarrig Wexford Wexford Republic of Ireland  +353 53 9120733 info@inhp.com  www.inhp.com

By |September 26th, 2013|News|0 Comments

Wexford Festival Opera

23 October – 03 November 2013 Venue: Wexford Opera House, Recognised by the Frommers Guide as ‘one of the best small festivals in the world’ Wexford Festival Opera presents an annual trio of rarely performed operas in the unique atmosphere of Wexford Town. It attracts enthusiastic audiences from all around the world who are delighted by the high quality productions on offer annually. The programme in 2013 will feature productions of Il cappello di paglia di Firenze (The Florentine Straw Hat) by Nino Rota; Thérèse / La Navarraise by Jules Massenet; and Cristina, regina di Svezia by Jacopo Foroni. Far from being satisfied with presenting three productions, also on offer will be a packed programme of Morning events, Lunchtime concerts, Afternoon ShortWorks, recitals and late night revues. Wexford Festival Opera High Street Wexford Town Wexford Republic of Ireland  +353 53 9122400 info@wexfordopera.com www.wexfordopera.com/programme/schedule

By |September 26th, 2013|News|0 Comments

Rosslare Watersports Centre

Rosslare Watersports Centre based in Rosslare Holiday Resort, County Wexford offers lessons in windsurfing, kayaking, and sailing. Open July & August, friendly qualified RYA/ISA instructors give group and individual lessons. Wetsuits and buoyancy aids can be rented by the hour. This is fun for all the family based on Rosslare’s sandy beach (only 50 meters from Southbeach) A weekly watersports adventure camp for kids is held during July and August. For further info look at their website www.rosslareholidayresort.ie

By |February 14th, 2013|News|0 Comments

Rosslare is Ireland’s sunniest place

Did you know that Rosslare is Ireland’s sunniest place!! Every year we get an average of 300 hours more sunshine than everywhere else in the country.

By |February 14th, 2013|News|0 Comments