Situated just 10km south of Waterford City, Tramore is considered the premier resort of the South East of Ireland. The sandy beach in Tramore stretches for almost 5km and has some of the highest sand dunes in Ireland. Tramore has fantastic amenities including surf clubs offering both lessons and board hire. Please see list of surf schools; Oceanics, Tramore Surf School, T Bay Surf School and Freedom Surf School. See the coast line from a different perspective with Sea Paddling.com who offer sea kayak tours and also run Irish Canoe Union Courses. If you prefer to stay on dry land, try pony trekking with Lake Tour Stables or practice your driving skills at the Newtown Driving Range. Tramore now boasts a superb inclusion park/playground adjacent to the promenade, with ample parking and a great spot for a picnic.
If the Sunny South East doesn’t live up to its reputation, there’s still plenty to do indoors. For all the family there’s Splashworld with giant water slides with an Amusement Park covering over 20 hectares just opposite the promenade. For young kids visit Run Amuck, All Aboard Play Park, Pottery Place, Laser Blast or Pirates Adventure. For information all these activities, Sea Paddling.com, Lake Tour Stables, Newtown Driving Range, Splashworld, Run Amuck, All Aboard Play Park, Pottery Place, Laser Blast, Pirates Adventure.
Tramore Amusement & Leisure Park is located within a safe, secure family environment, just 6 miles outside Waterford city. Tramore Amusement Park boasts a huge array of entertainment to keep everybody happy. Ride the Classic Mega Spin Waltzer, The Extreme Afterburner, The Crazy Mouse Spinning roller coaster and The Super Paratrooper. Swing to the beat on the future dance Miami. For younger children you will find a choice of three mega slides,
Formula Car Track, bouncy castles, The House Party Fun House, Goldmine Express mini roller coaster, Teacups, Mini Dodgems, Gallopers, trampoline and much more. Tramore boasts a stunning 5km blue flag beach, popular for beach angling, rock and reef fishing. Saturday & Sunday: 1pm till 8pm. For more see Tramore Amusements.
Splashworld is the biggest, brightest & best indoor water park in the South East. Soak up the warm balmy temperatures all year round, experience the exhilarating thrills of their fabulous Wave Machine, Water Flumes, Slides, Water Cannons, Roaring Rapids and Family Friendly Bubble Pool. Or let the tiny tots enjoy a splish splash in the Paddle Pool.
FREEDOM SURF SCHOOL & ADVENTURE
An Award winning centre providing Surf Lessons , School Tours, Certificate Courses, Overnight stays and Activities through Irish. Over 25 years’ experience providing activities to groups.
Surf Lessons, Surf Camps, Surf Hire, Surf Courses for Adults Teens & Kids. Freedom Surf School and adventure is all about getting back to basics and staying true to the origins of surfing.
NEWTOWN COVE AND GUILLAMENE
Newtown and Guillamene Swimming Club has been in existence for over 70 years. Over the years the Club has contributed to the maintenance of the Cove, both financially and by volunteer work. The Club received grant aid from Waterford Leader Partnership under the Rural Development Programme Encouragement of Tourism Activities Measure to preserve and enhance the coves ensuring a safe and enjoyable area for future generations.
Just outside Tramore, in Fenor is the Copper Coast Mini Farm and further along the coast in Stradbally is the Sallyfort Mini Farm. There are also a number of petting zoos around the South East for your family's entertainment. Copper Coast Mini Farm, Sallyfort Mini Farm, National Reptile Zoo, Ardmore Pet Farm.
PIRATES ADVENTURE TRAMORE
Pirates Adventure is a purpose built indoor family entertainment centre in Tramore, Wexford, offering a wide variety of leisure activities all built around a pirate theme that are fun for kids and all the family . So whatever the weather, the whole family can enjoy a fun and exciting day out at Pirates Adventure centre. It is a fantastic, place that will keep the kids busy for hours on end. Pirates Adventure is suitable for children 3 years and upwards, although ideally suitable for 6 years to teenagers.
LAFCADIO HEARN JAPANESE GARDENS
The Lafcadio Hearn Japanese Gardens reflect the life and extensive wanderings of Patrick Lafcadio Hearn, who grew up in Ireland, and whose life journey embraced several parts of the world.
Tramore House, Pond Rd, Tramore East, Tramore, Co. Waterford, Ireland
Phone: +353 (0)87 0960013