Founded by Vikings in the ninth century, Wexford is a gorgeous place willed with a rich history. The position of the town makes it ideal for safely navigating boats. Narrow winding streets, built by the Vikings, lead to the ruins of Selksar Abbey. The original 12th-century gate from the town’s wall is also still visible, so simply wandering through the town allows you to have a great time. If you want to feel like royalty, head to Johnstown Castle Estate, Museum, and Gardens. Aside from historic sites, Wexford has properties that will delight kids. If you’re looking for a place to stay that will keep the little ones entertained, check out these best family-friendly hotels in Wexford, Ireland.
Sitting in the heart of Wexford, Whites Hotel is a great place to stay for adults and kids. Each luxuriously decorated room offers free WiFi access, comfortable bed,s and toiletries in the bathroom. Family rooms are available, and you can request extra cots for a fee.
The hotel itself will please any guest with its full-service spa, fitness center, and children’s pool area. Hot tub access is available for guests, and there are plenty of on-site dining options. Red Bean Roastery Coffee Dock serves barista brewed coffee, while The Library Bar serves some of the best steaks in town. A kid-friendly buffet and meals for the little ones are also available.
Within walking distance are Selskar Abbey and Wexford Opera House, the ideal spots for an enriching vacation. For a fun time, Rosslare Golf Club and Glengarry Golf Links, are a short drive away.
Other family-friendly accommodations in Wexford
Sitting on the waterfront at Paul Quay, Talbot Suites at Stonebridge offers apartment-style accommodation that can fit the whole family. Each unit comes equipped with a TV, a private patio, kitchen space, and free toiletries included in the bathroom.
For those arriving with a vehicle, there is free parking on site. For recreation, guests can splash around the pool that welcomes all ages or explore nearby attractions. Westgate Tower, National Opera House, and Selskar Abbey are less than 1 km (0.6 mi) away. Plenty of beaches are a short drive away.
Enjoy family time in Wexford
Wexford is a beautiful town that you’ll love exploring with your loved ones. Take a stroll through the old streets and see the castles and scenery of the historic town. When you need to rest, head back to its family-friendly properties and enjoy watching shows on the TV together or playing in the pool.
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