Camping in Wexford, Ireland

Camping in Wexford, Ireland
Wexford, Ireland, is the county that lies the closest to mainland Britain. Surrounded by the Irish Sea and Atlantic Ocean, its famous harbor has played an important part in Wexford's history. Vikings, Norman and Celtic invaders used the harbor to invade both Ireland and England. Today, Wexford is still one of Ireland's premier seaside resorts, full of camping quarters and hotels.

Trading Post

The Trading Post is an ideal location for caravans and motorhomes. This facility provides electricity, public phones, hot showers, a TV room and washing and ironing facilities. The Trading Post is located only 15 minutes from Wexford on the R741.

Trading Post
Ballaghkeen
Wexford, Wexford, Ireland
+353 53 912 7368
wexfordcamping.com

Ocean Island

Ocean Island is a park that is perfect for caravans or tents. This park offers many outdoor activities, including a beach, horseback riding, golf and a playground for children. It also includes an indoor game and TV room, laundry facilities and electricity. Tent or hut rentals are available.

Ocean Island
Fethard-on-Sea
New Ross
County Wexford
Tel: 051 397148; 087 2415682

Morriscastle Strand Holiday Park

Morriscastle Strand Holiday Park is a premier location for camping and caravanning in Wexford. This park is geared toward families. It not only offers a game room, take away, tennis and volleyball courts but also many game tournaments for the whole family, including football and pool.

Morriscastle Strand Holiday Park
Morriscastle Village
Kilmuckridge, Wexford, Ireland
+353 053 913 0124
www.morriscastlestrand.com

St. Margaret's Beach and Ferrybank

Two smaller parks in Wexford are St. Margaret's Beach Caravan and Camping Park and Ferrybank Caravan and Camping. Both parks are within 1 kilometer of Wexford and offer a sandy beach, showers, electricity and hut or tent rentals. St. Margaret's Beach Caravan and Camping Park is perfect for anyone looking for a truly natural experience.

St. Margaret's Beach
Lady's Island, Rosslare Harbour
Rosslare
County Wexford
Tel: 053 9131169; 085 1574650

Ferrybank Caravan and Camping
Ferrybank
Wexford
County Wexford
Tel: 053 9166921; 053 9166926

Article Written By Melissa Warner

Melissa Warner is a freelance writer and editor in Milwaukee, Wis. Her work has appeared in a variety of publications, including "The Irish American Post" and "The London Student." Warner received a Bachelor of Arts in journalism and mass communication from the University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee.

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