Location:            3 Mary Street

                             Wexford Town

Phone:                (+) 353 (0) 53 9121208

Mobile:                (+)  353 (0) 87 7485613

Website:             www.wexfordhostel.com

Email:                 kirwanhostel@eircom.net

Contact:              Ariane

Open Dates:       open all year

Reception Times:  8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.

                                   5 p.m. to 10 p.m.


Wexford Town is located just two hours

south of Dublin with fast access by both

bus and train which service the nearby (20 minutes) Europort in Rosslare Harbour

You can travel from Wexford directly to

Cork (3 hours); Killarney (four hours);

Tralee (four-five hours); Kilkenny (1.5 hours) and Galway (three hours).


-dormitory, private, and family rooms

  offered at reasonable prices

-quaint old Georgian building

-modern facilities

-peaceful, friendly, and relaxed


-free WiFi Internet access

-large kitchen with cooking facilities

-bright dining area

-clean facility

-homemade bread available

-child friendly

-nice outdoor space at back of building

-cozy garden and patio

-television/movies/reading room

-book exchange

-post cards available for sale

-brochures and advice given on things to

do in the area

Things To Do

-listen to traditional music every

Thursday at Wexford Arms at 9:30 p.m.

  and every Tuesday at 9:30 p.m. at the

  John Barry Pub

-guests with musical instruments are

welcome to play at the local pubs and in

the hostel

-walk through the historic town

-enjoy shopping on the pedestrian main


-enjoy the waterfront

-visit Kennedy Homestead

-visit Kennedy Arboretum

-visit Dunbrody Ship - New Ross

-visit 1798 Centre in Enniscorthy

-visit Irish National Heritage Park at


-visit Wexford Opera Festival in Oct-Nov

-visit Duncannon Fort

-visit Hook Lighthouse

-visit Johnstown Castle Gardens

-visit Kilmore Quay

-enjoy horse riding through the hills

and on the beach

-enjoy water sports in Kilmore Quay

and Rosslare

-enjoy fishing in both the sea and lake


-enjoy scuba diving in Kilmore Quay

-enjoy golf at the many courses in the area

-enjoy hiking in the Blackstairs Mountains

-rent a bicycle in Wexford

-visit Curracloe Beach

-enjoy seal watching trip leaving from


-visit Wildfowl Reserve

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