Beaches in Wexford.

A Google map showing the locations of some of the best beaches in County Wexford, Ireland.

GPS co-ordinates have been included for those of you that use a SatNav (be sure to check out the list below the map).


Ardcavan Beach.

A small and stony beach that offers a great view of Wexford Harbour. Situated in Ardcavan, which is close to Wexford Town. Accessible via the road that leads to the Wexford Wildlife Reserve.

GPS: 52.355955, -6.437161


Situated to the east of Kilmore Quay.

GPS: 52.185983, -6.536985

Ballymoney Beach.

A small beach that is situated close to Gorey and Courtown.

52.67596, -6.20473

Booley Bay.

Situated in the west of County Wexford; on the road that runs between Duncannon and Hook Head.

52.201317, -6.903973

Cahore Beach.

A popular holiday destination. Situated on the east of the county; close to Ballygarrett and Kilmichael. Winner of a Green Coast Award.

52.553126, -6.200300


A popular beach that is situated close to Our Lady’s Island; on the south eastern coast of County Wexford.

52.198958, -6.350950

Castletown Beach.

Situated in the north-east of the county, close to County Wicklow.

GPS: 52.712367, -6.167491


A popular Blue Flag beach that is situated in the north-east of the county; beside the village of Courtown Harbour.

52.645895, -6.226479


Situated in the south of County Wexford; close to Duncormick, Carrick and Wellingtonbridge.

GPS Location: 52.216460, -6.720129

Curracloe Beach.

One of the most popular beaches in the county. A 7KM-long fine sand beach that is close to a nature reserve and forest. Holder of a Blue Flag certification.

52.384022, -6.363185


Situated in the west of County Wexford; close to Duncannon Fort, which was built in 1588. Considered to be safe for bathing.

52.220685, -6.933971

Morriscastle Beach.

A popular blue flag beach that is on the eastern coast of County Wexford; close to Ballwater, Cahore Point and Monamolin.

GPS: 52.516678, -6.235040

Rosslare Strand.

A blue flag beach in Rosslare Strand.



A steep and gravel/shingle beach that is popular amongst fishermen. Close to Lady’s Island Lake. This one is well-known for having large waves.

52.188204, -6.423386

St. Helen’s Beach.

A small fine-sand beach that is situated beside St. Helen’s Village; close to Rosslare Harbour.

52.233792, -6.323384