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Wells House & Gardens

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Wells house

Great for kids and most weekends in the summer there is something differant going on..there are... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Colm W
Lovely day out

This was our first trip to the house. Car park admission cost €10. We did the guided tour of the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Average6%
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“woodland walk”(40 reviews)
A great Victorian house & gardens in the heart of Wexford Wells House has something for all generations to enjoy and share: Our two woodland walks; Lady Frances Woodland Walk & Mogue's, discover hidden treasures in a verdant landscape of mature...more
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Ballyedmond, Gorey, Ireland
+353 53 918 6737
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Wells House and Garden walks is a great day out for all ages with plenty to do for everyone. If it’s history you like then the tour of the house is well worth your time not to mention the beautiful garden walks through the forest....More

3  Thank Wise-owl16
wellswexford, Marketing at Wells House & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Hi Wise-owl16, this is such a lovely review, thank you so much! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your day here. We only promise to get bigger and better in the future and hope to see you again. Thank you.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 17 February 2015 via mobile

Fabulous grounds and courtyard etc but they really need to review their charge, 8 euro if you just want to go down for a coffee? Do these people not realise there's a recession? Would be more beneficial to themselves if they lowered their exit fee...More

8  Thank Angie P
WellsHouseWexford, Manager at Wells House & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 18 February 2015

Dear Angie Thank you for your review of Wells House & Gardens. Wells House & Gardens opened in July 2012 as a tourist attraction offering customers the opportunity to visit for a day out to enjoy the various attractions including our woodland walks, gardens, Craft...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Great for kids and most weekends in the summer there is something differant going on..there are also nice walks in the wooods

Thank Colm W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was our first trip to the house. Car park admission cost €10. We did the guided tour of the house which cost us €14 for 2 adults and 1 child . As the house is renovated more and more of house will be included...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Took the house tour on a recent visit to Wells house and what a fab time we had. I have to compliment Fiona on the front desk who was well able to have the craic with my husband as we waited for the tour to...More

Thank Mary C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came to Wells House this evening for their Family Friendly Dare to Scare evening. What a fantastic evening of story telling and folklore from Cormac and friends in our quest to find the elusive Drois Duilleog. The children were captivated from start to finish and...More

Thank Helen20
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great fun here for kids. Gruffalo walk was a great way to spend afternoon. Plenty of pay areas for kids too

Thank FandOCarlow
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place has something for everyone. History for the oldies, playground for the youngsters, walkways for the inbetweeners. To top it all off food is excellent.

Thank Lee B
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely walk with our dogs. We bring our dogs everywhere and its nice that it is dog friendly as very few places are. Surprise around every corner. Lovely coffee. Will be back.

Thank J8517GElouised
Wells House W, Manager at Wells House & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

So happy you enjoyed your walk with us Louise, we cannot wait to welcome you again soon :)

Reviewed 25 September 2018

We were on route to stay in Wexford and had read about Wells House and thought it would be a nice stop off place to have lunch in their Restaurant. €10 is really very steep just for entry to the grounds....So we turned back berfore...More

1  Thank Carolshaw29
Wells House W, Manager at Wells House & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Carol, thank you very much for your feedback. The €10 per car is inclusive of our fairy woodlands, gardens. animal farm, giant chess, playground and falconry centre and the restaurant is counted as part of the tourism destination. We do our best to provide...More

Reviewed 24 September 2018

We went to the Summer Festival here on the weekend of the 19th August. The kids had a blast with the archery in the forest and the on site entertainment. Loved the whole experience

Thank TheIrishRover69
Wells House W, Manager at Wells House & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi TheIrishRover69 thank you for taking the time to leave this review - so happy you had a good day and we hope to see you again soon, thank you :)

Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Went to wells house during August with 3 teenagers. Everybody really enjoyed the Lovely grounds. This is a must see for nature lovers. It is so beautiful with great character added throughout the walk of grounds. To top it off we stayed for the bbq...More

Thank selskar86
Wells House W, Manager at Wells House & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Delighted to hear you enjoyed your time with us Selskar86 - we hope to see you again soon!

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15 July 2017|
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Response from ReturntoDublin | Reviewed this property |
Cost is €8 per car. No queueing. Very little noise. Outdoor walks in wooded land with plenty to look for. Toilets at entrance to the house - have always been clean when I visited. Plenty of picnic tables, and also loads... More
Triona O
6 April 2017|
Response from Chris Q |
Hi Triona, the rhododendrons are in full.bloom at the moment!
1 September 2016|
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Response from HarveyIreland | Reviewed this property |
Parking is at a distance from the house , so I got my husband to drop me at the front of the house before he parked . Paths can be a little uneven but it's reasonably ok