Five Luxury Hotels Within an Hour of Rosslare Harbour
Known as the sunny south-east for its good weather, County Wexford is one of Ireland’s most popular holiday destinations. It is also home to some of the best luxury hotels in Ireland. So you don’t have to travel far from Rosslare harbour to relax in the comfort of a four or five star hotel. Whether you are planning a romantic weekend away or a relaxed break with friends or family there will be something to suit. Here are our five favourite luxury hotels in Wexford, all within an hour’s drive of the harbour.
Monart is a five star adult only destination. It is regarded as one of the finest luxury hotels in Ireland. Situated in Enniscorthy, less than a 40 minute drive from Rosslare, it is ideal for couples who are looking for a romantic getaway. Nature is at the core of the hotels ethos, and there are stunning views from the hotel with Mount Leinster providing a backdrop. The hotel also offers luxurious facilities, award-winning dining and a spa that rivals some of Europe’s finest.
Monart welcomes you to experience its deluxe accommodation and to dine at their world class restaurant.
2. Dunbrody House
Dunbrody House is a stunning Georgian Manor House Hotel set amongst 300 acres of parkland close to the scenic hook peninsula and the ancient city of Waterford. Owned by Irish master-chef Kevin Dundon, the award winning, Harvest Room Restaurant is famous for its high quality, locally sourced cuisine. The hotel is the perfect place to relax, breakfast is served until noon so rest and recuperation are the order of the day! Dunbrody house is the luxury hotel in Wexford for you, if you love gourmet food.
3. Seafield Hotel & Spa Resort
Seafield Hotel & Spa Resort is located just an hour’s drive from Rosslare Harbour outside the village of Ballymoney in County Wexford. The resort is set in a beautiful location overlooking the sea, beach walk anyone? The hotel is surrounded by 160 acres of exceptionally maintained grounds with an option to stay in self-catering apartments located on the golf course. As well as luxurious accommodation, Seafield is also home to an award winning spa that offers a wide range of treatments. It also boasts thermal suites and an outdoor vitality pool for you to relax in.
4. Kelly’s Resort & Spa
Kelly’s Resort & Spa in Co. Wexford is located only 10 minutes from Rosslare Harbour. It is a luxury 4-star hotel beside Rosslare’s sandy and beautiful beach. It is the perfect location for a weekend away with the family. The hotel includes a spa where healing sea water, heat and steam blend with therapeutic lighting to help relax body, mind and soul.
5. Ferrcarrig Hotel
Ferrycarrig Hotel is a four star hotel located just outside Wexford town and just a twenty minute drive from Rosslare, making it a perfect spot for those using Stena Line. The hotel offers extensive views across the River Slaney and two award winning restaurants.
This family friendly hotel’s 102 bedrooms overlook the River Slaney Estuary. The hotel has a host of different rooms to meet your needs. There is also plenty to do in the surrounding area, including Johnstown House Castle. For those who are looking for a more relaxed stay, the hotels spa, Riverwood, offers an extensive range of treatments.
Taking the ferry to Ireland doesn’t have to mean a long drive on the other side. If you choose one of these 5 luxury hotels, less than an hour from the port, relaxation is only minutes away.