Activities / Things to do in Wexford

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A holiday to Wexford, the Model County, is the holiday of a lifetime. Set amongst some of the most idyllic scenery in Ireland you will find activities that will delight everyone. At Grangecourt, you'll be close to all the best activities Wexford has to offer.

Grange Court Holiday Homes are in an ideal location for anyone wanting a central base to stay in while sight seeing. Waterford City, Dunmore East, New Ross and Wexford are all within a short commuting distance. Numerous heritage sites are also located nearby e.g. Hook Lighthouse, Tintern Abbey, Dunbrody Abbey, Kilmokea Gardens and Duncannon Fort. One could easily fit in a visit to one of these sites each day and yet have plenty of time to explore the lovely beaches close to Fethard-on-Sea.

Grange Court holiday Homes have proven very popular with families. All age groups are catered for and water sports are high on the enjoyment list.

Many of our visitors have returned year after year. Often meeting up with families they met in other years. Dads have gotten the opportunity to try out all the Wexford and Waterford golf clubs and Mums have enjoyed the numerous lovely walks, the Spa at Dunbrody House and the shopping in Wexford and Waterford. Our English and Belgian visitors love the relaxed atmosphere of Grange Court and Fethard-on-Sea and yet being within easy commuting distance of all the sight seeing attractions.


Wexford boasts spectacular secluded beaches. You can chose to enjoy the perfect peace and tranquility they offer with a sunset stroll or you can play in the cyrstal clear waves at near by Duncannon beach.

Bird Watchings

From Gannet to Shearwaters and Auks to Skuas, from Grangecourt you'll enjoy sea watching and witness Ireland's unique birds from an unspoiled passerine migration spot.
Water Sports Sea Activities
Grangecourt is close to some of the best water sport and sea activity centres in Wexford. Choose to scuba dive or to go angling. There's sailing, surfing and kayaking all nearby. Many adventure centre's even use the spectacular beach overlooked by Grangecourt for sailing and surfing so there'll be plenty of fun for children and adults alike. Full contact information for providers of these activities is available upon request.


Close to Grangecourt is St. Helen's Bay Golf Resort, a striking 27 hole parkland and links course. The course is superbly situated, and during your round you'll see some breath-taking panoramic views of the coast and the rugged local landscape. Also nearby is New Ross Golf Club, a beautiful 18 hole parkland course with incredible views of the hills and mountains around it.


Close to Grangecourt are the glorious Kilmokea Gardens, seven immaculate acres surrounding a charming Georgian manor. There's even a romantic 'rose quater garden'. Not much further is the John F. Kennedy Arboretum which covers over 252 hectares and has over 4,500 types of tress and shrubs.


You'll never run out of activities when you stay at Grangecourt. There's lots more close by, including the renouned Dunbrody Abbey Cookery School and the Anvil House Wellness Centre, a unique and tranquil health spa. There are also a wide variety of crafts shops and centres around Grangecourt.