Treacys Group Summer Getaway Blog

We are loving our new found sunny weather here in Treacys and so should you be! If there was ever a year for that dream ‘staycation’ it has to be 2017.

Why stay in Ireland for your summer break? Simple- Ireland is home to ‘the land of a thousand welcomes’, having the ‘craic’, cead mile Failte and an abundance of activities to suit all. Whether your passion is outdoor adventures or you prefer to soak in the culture, we have the perfect getaway to hand.

Treacys Hotel Group are delighted to announce that Treacy Hotels are now including free entry to two fantastic attractions when you book two or more nights this summer. If it’s a holiday in the Sunny South East with stunning beaches of Wexford & Waterford or discover the gems of the Wild Atlantic Way & stay in beautiful Co. Clare, Treacys Hotels are ideal for families or just a leisure break with friends and loved ones.

We’ve got it all- fun-filled activities to keep our junior guests entertained, passes to historical sites for our culturally-curious friends and some beautiful scenic trips to fully appreciate this green, green land of ours.

Treacys Hotels have three perfect locations for all your travelling needs. Stretching from the new Irelands Ancient East to the ever popular Wild Atlantic Way, our locations in Waterford City, Ennis, Co. Clare and Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford give our guests the BEST starting point for any memory filled adventure. The Treacy family work hard & pride themselves on providing a tailor-made and unique holiday experience with a personal approach for all guests.

You can choose from a variety of tourist attractions in each location and we are here to make the decision just a bit easier. When you visit Treacys West County Hotel, Ennis you and your family can enjoy a fun-filled day at Bunratty Castle and Folk Park and Cragganowen Village.Bunratty Castle is without question the most complete and authentic medieval fortress in Ireland. Built in 1425 it was restored in 1954 to its former medieval splendor and now contains mainly 15th and 16th century furnishings, tapestries, and works of art which capture the mood of those times. Cragganowen Village is a pre-historic park where visitors can immerse themselves in Celtic life. Travel back in time to the life of the hunter-gatherer in the Ring Fort and explore Craggaunowen Castle, a 16th century restored Medieval Castle built in 1550.

If you have decided to visit Treacys Hotel, Enniscorthy this summer, you are in for a treat. Choose from not one, not two but six of the region’s most breathtaking and interesting attractions. Guests can choose from historical sites such as the Dunbrody Famine Ship, one of the premier tourist attractions in the South East of Ireland.   

Centered on an authentic reproduction of an 1840’s emigrant vessel, it provides a world-class interpretation of the famine emigrant experience, Enniscorthy Castle with Brooklyn Museum to follow the footsteps of Anglo-Norman Knights, Gaelic Irish Kings and Elizabethan Adventurers and the Irish National Heritage Park. Delight in stunning scenery and visit some of Irelands most loved gardens and wildlife. Choose from Wells House & Gardens, a great Victorian House and Gardens with something for all generations to enjoy and share and Secret Valley Wildlife Park, the only Wildlife Park in the South East. Lastly, keep the little one’s entertained with a trip to Pirates Cove Crazy Golf.

Our next trip through Irelands Ancient East, brings us to the oldest city, Waterford. Waterford City is well known for its abundance of culturally rich landmarks and historic treasures. Now is your chance to explore them all. Come visit Treacys Hotel, Spa & Leisure Centre this summer and be spoiled for choice. Guests can take a well-deserved break and leave the kiddies climb, jump and slide their way to fun in Activate Waterford’s Soft Play Area. Located on the peripheral of the city, Activate Waterford is the number one choice for children’s indoor activities.

Step outside the busy streets of Waterford and experience the beauty of the Suir Valley from a period carriage and take in the wonderful panoramic views of the River Suir with Waterford & Suir Valley Railway. Step back in time and appreciate an era long ago with a tour of two of Waterford’s Treasures most prestigious sites- Bishop’s Palace & Waterford Medieval Museum. Uncover the 1100 year old story of Waterford from its foundation in 914 by Viking sea pirates through to modern times.

So why wait? Book early and get your pick of our best rates and availability right now! Remember- book direct with us this summer at

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