Where to stay around County Wexford?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 264 holiday lettings near County Wexford. From 187 cottages to 46 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near County Wexford is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in County Wexford?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in County Wexford. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Wexford: 111 holiday homes
  • Wexford Municipal District: 106 holiday homes
  • Rosslare: 91 holiday homes
  • Gorey: 39 holiday homes
  • Duncannon: 18 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in County Wexford! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in County Wexford?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in County Wexford with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Wexford: 111 holiday lettings
  • Rosslare: 91 holiday lettings
  • Gorey: 39 holiday lettings
  • Courtown: 41 holiday lettings
  • Battlestown: 105 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in County Wexford?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in County Wexford. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Curracloe Beach: 177 holiday rentals
  • Rosslare Europort: 164 holiday rentals
  • Rosslare Beach: 176 holiday rentals
  • Westgate Tower: 213 holiday rentals
  • Duncannon Beach: 165 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around County Wexford listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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Make holiday rental accommodation or a property in County Wexford, Ireland your home away from home

Deep in the ‘sunny south east’ of Ireland, many visitors are first attracted to County Wexford holiday homes for the beautifully sandy beaches and warm weather, yet keep returning at times throughout the year. This is because County Wexford is a magnificent region of unspoilt Ireland, offering those staying in Wexford accommodation the chance to really relax in some of the most awe-inspiring scenery, plenty of leisure options and most of all, an amazingly warm welcome. Whether you are looking to enjoy the beaches, the fishing, the walking, the horse riding, the Wexford Opera Festival or simply relax in a Wexford pub, there is an ideal Wexford cottage just waiting to be found.

Things to do on holiday in County Wexford, Ireland

You will never be short of entertainment from a self catering Wexford property. The beach destinations of County Wexford, including Courtown and Rosslare Strand, have wide expanses of soft sand on which to set out your pitch. Four of the beaches available from a self catering Wexford holiday home have been awarded the European Blue Flag. Along the coast are a number of water sports centres too. Sailing is particularly enjoyable along the coast of County Wexford, although canoeing or kayaking slowly along the inlets and crags of the Wexford coast is an unrivalled joy.

Canoeing up the River Slaney is also a wonderful experience, especially if you take a fishing rod with you. There are a huge amount of fishing opportunities available from a County Wexford cottage or holiday home, with licenses available from post offices throughout the area. The River Slaney is the best place to fish from a Wexford cottage, and there is plenty of coastline from which to go sea fishing too. There are also some fantastically challenging golf courses in County Wexford. Accommodation anywhere in the county will be within easy access of at least one top class golf course, as there are plenty to choose from!

Self catering Wexford accommodation has always been popular with those with a love for the great outdoors. Walking, hiking, climbing and riding in the Blackstairs Mountain range is a magnificent experience. There are many fantastic routes to tackle, giving amazing views across the Irish Sea. There are a few fearsome climbs to attempt too, perfect for mountaineers and climbers.

There are a huge range of historical sites in County Wexford too. However, if you would like to enjoy the Wexford way of life fully from a self catering Wexford property, there are plenty of fantastically fun, hospitable and cosy local pubs to visit for a refreshing drink or heart meal. The whole area is steeped in history too. The oldest lighthouse in Europe lies on the Hook Peninsula, which is well worth the walk, and the Wexford County Museum, held in Enniscorthy Castle, give a wonderful insight into County Wexford’s history. The Irish National Heritage Park is a magnificent attraction, presenting life throughout the ages, with an ancient Viking shipyard, a 7th century mill and remains of homesteads on display.

Places to visit on holiday in County Wexford, Ireland

Wexford Town is a favourite place to take Wexford accommodation, especially due to the annual Wexford Opera Festival which is held in October. The Wexford Opera Festival attracts music lovers from every corner of the globe to Wexford accommodation.

Travel to County Wexford, Ireland

Reaching self catering Wexford holiday homes is easy. Flights to Wexford arrive into Waterford Airport (WAT), which is served by Aer Arann with services to Birmingham (BHX), London and Manchester (MAN) and Ireland’s premier sea port, Rosslare, is served by Stena Line and Irish Ferries from ports along west coast of England and Wales.