The 4 star Fitzwilton Hotel is one of the most conveniently located hotels in Waterford city centre. Waterford is probably best known as the home of crystal in Ireland but it is also referred to as the capital of the “Sunny South East” region of Ireland and the city county is home to a host of activities and attractions including the following:
- Adventure Centre
Dunmore East Adventure Centre offers water and land based activities, while there are many opportunities to sail, windsurf, canoe and water ski.
Waterford boasts a number of golden sandy beaches including those at Ardmore, Bunmahon, Clonea, Dunmore East, Woodstown and Tramore
- Cycling – Waterford Greenway
The main rivers for fishing in Waterford are the River Blackwater and the River Suir. These are known for salmon, sea trout, brown trout, rainbow trout, roach, dace, perch, gudgeon, bream, eels, pike, mullet and shad. Visit: http://www.cfb.ie/fishing_in_ireland/
The Fitzwilton Hotel is close to a delightful range of challenging courses. Allow us to book your golf for you as Fitzwilton guests have special rates for all group bookings made with us at courses in the surrounding areas. For more information, click here
The nearby Comeragh mountains are great for hillwalking and mountaineering. You can join the Comeragh Mountaineering Club and explore the wild beauty of this mountain range.
Tramore Beach is famous worldwide for its wonderful surfing conditions. For those of you new to the sport you can get lessons from the Tramore Surf Club.
There are many fantastic walks in Waterford including Coastal, Mountain, Waterway, Woodland and Historical Walks. The Waterford Greenway while popular with cycling is also great for walking with many car parks along the route.