Location: New Ross & Hook Head

The County Wexford May Bush Festival 2024

Fri 19th April - Thu 9th May

The County Wexford May Bush Festival is delighted to present its biggest programme yet! 
 Events include schools workshops, book launches, cookery demonstrations, walks and talks, May Bush decoration events and The May Bush Concert in Ballindaggin on Saturday May 4th. This ground-up community festival is organised by artist/folklorist Michael Fortune and  artist/traditional singer Aileen […]

Hook Lighthouse

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  Hook Lighthouse – The oldest original operating lighthouse in the World.   Enjoy a tour of Hook Lighthouse, one of the most popular visitor attractions on Ireland’s Ancient East. Loved by visitors year round this 800 year old lighthouse has many accolades, chief amongst them; it is the oldest original operating lighthouse in the […]

Brandon House Hotel


The 4-star Brandon House Hotel and Solas Croí Eco Spa is a Country Manor House 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, including Duncannon Beach, Dollar Bay & Boley Bay, and a wide selection of child-friendly […]

Dunbrody Famine Ship Experience

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Dunbrody Famine Ship Experience & Restaurant New Ross, Co. Wexford   Dunbrody Famine Ship, Experience & Restaurant opens its doors again after a 5-month restoration of the historic ship that anchors place in the waters surrounding the establishment in New Ross.   The Dunbrody Famine Ship Experience is a spectacular feature of the New Ross quayside. There are […]

Dunbrody Abbey

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Founded in 1210, Dunbrody Abbey is one of the finest examples of a Cistercian monastery in Ireland. Located in Campile, County Wexford, today the abbey features a visitor centre and small cafe specialising in delicious home-baked goods.  Dunbrody Abbey and Visitor Centre in County Wexford are built on the site of one of the most […]

Ballyhack Castle

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**Ballyhack Castle is closed to the public for the duration of 2021**   Ballyhack Castle commands an imperious position on a steep-sided valley overlooking Waterford Estuary. It is thought that the Knights Hospitallers of St John, one of the two mighty military orders founded at the time of the Crusades, built this sturdy tower house […]

The Kennedy Homestead

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The Kennedy Homestead -Telling the ultimate success story of the Irish in America The Kennedy Homestead Visitor Centre celebrates the story of five generations of the Kennedy dynasty. The most famous Irish-American family to leave Ireland during the Irish famine. The unique exhibition travels through time recounting the fascination story of a family’s rise from […]

The Norman View Motorhome Park


Motorhome Aire, 70 spaces, 40 hook ups, 60 hardstands, 10 min walk from beach’s and village, situated on working farm, sea views from every parking space..

By Hook or By Crooke: A Hike to the Hook Walk

Sat 27th April - Sat 27th April

A walk through the stunning scenery of the Hook Peninsula and the estuary.   Full route is 21km between Crooke, Co. Waterford and the historic Hook Lighthouse but there are many options for those who don’t fancy the full distance.   Tickets on sale at HikeToTheHook.com   Enjoy the great relaxed atmosphere and raise money […]

10 Nine Burgers

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Award winning burger and loaded fries Street food truck located in New Ross. Strictly using local seasonal ingredients. Follow us on Facebook and Instagram   Hillside Bar, New Ross, Wexford

Tobernaglough Country Guesthouse


Situated in County Wexford, Ireland, Tobernaglough B&B is a luxurious and spacious family guesthouse with multiple rooms to offer our guests. Wake up after a refreshing sleep in complete silence, as you are surrounded by beautiful Irish countryside.   Enjoy a nourishing full Irish breakfast at your leisure. Relax in the garden or Geodome on […]

The Hungry Tortoise Cafe

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Secret Valley Wildlife Park, Coolnacon, Clonroche Nestled in the heart of Wexford, our coffee shop and restaurant stands out as a haven for those seeking an exceptional experience. What sets us apart is not just the aromatic allure of fresh coffee or the tantalising aroma wafting from our kitchen. As you step inside, you’ll be […]