Wild Rover Wicklow Break from €390 per person sharing.

A 5 night break in the garden county of Wicklow

What’s Included:
5 nights Bed & Breakfast
3 evening meals at the hotel
1 meal in Beshoffs Traditional Fish & Chips Restaurant in Dublin
A glass of Guinness on arrival
A Gaelic Coffee
Spa treatment at Rainforest Day Spa
1 Afternoon tea
1 day tour of Wicklow

Whats not included:
Entrance to Wicklow Gaol cost €7.30 per adult
Entrance to Powerscourt Gardens cost €8.50 per adult
Car Hire or transport
Dinner at Johnnie Fox’s from €9.95 per person prebooking is advisable
Bus Tour of Dublin cost €16 per adult (20% discount if prebooked online)
Optional activities on Day tour of Wicklow cost: €10 to €50 per person

Just click which Wicklow hotel you would like to book your Wild Rover break in

Wilton Hotel, Bray opposite Kilruddery Gardens €390 per person sharing
Esplanade Hotel, on the seafront Bray €405 per person sharing
Summerhill House Hotel, Enniskerry opposite Powerscourt House & Gardens €445 per person sharing

To see more about the individual hotel just click on the hotel name here
Wilton Hotel Bray
Esplanade Hotel Bray
Summerhill House Hotel Enniskerry


Day 1
Arrive to hotel and enjoy a welcome glass of Guinness. Enjoy a pre dinner stroll into the village of Enniskerry and its pretty Victorian shops if at the Summerhill House Hotel or to the town of Bray or Greystones if staying at Esplanade or Wilton Hotel, return to your hotel and settle in and enjoy a splendid 3 course meal in the Restaurant .

Day 2 Wake up to a delightful and filling traditional Irish Buffet breakfast. Today its time to start discovering the true delights of the garden county of Ireland. We suggest you self drive The Michael Collins drive which covers 45 miles through lush valleys and picturesque villages. The drive will take you to some of the locations where the film was shot. You start the drive in Wicklow town at Fitzwilliam Square, where you will see the Halpin Memorial. Captain Robert C. Halpin commander of the Great Eastern from which the first Atlantic and other trans-oceanic cables were laid. Also in the town you can visit the Wicklow Historic Gaol. The Gaol was established in 1702 and remained in operation until its closure in 1924. The Gaol uses a unique combination of graphics, audio-visual material, interactive displays, reconstruction and actor interpreters who bring history vividly to life and involve visitors in the amazing stories of the turbulent times had in the Gaol. The County town is situated on the lower slopes of Ballyguile Hill and overlooks a wide bay fringed by a crescent curve of coast. The Michael Collins drive leaves Wicklow (R750) and brings you through the small villages of Rathnew (R752) and Glenealy before arriving into Rathdrum. Rathdrum is situated high on the western side of the beautiful Avonmore Valley. The Avonmore River flows through the Vale of Clara, and the Vale of Avoca is only a few km to the south. Close to Rathdrum on the R752 is Avondale House and Forest Park. Avondale House is set in a magnificent forest park of over 500 acres and was the birthplace and home of Charles Stewart Parnell, one of the greatest political leaders of modern Irish history, and is now a museum to his memory. After a great days exploring make your way back to your hotel where dinner awaits you. Afterwards you can enjoy a quiet drink in our lounge or drawing room.

Day 3 Today its time to pamper yourself we begin with a lovely breakfast after which make your way to the Rainforest Day Spa located adjacent to the Summerhill House Hotel, Enniskerry you can enjoy their thermal facilities including sauna, steam room, relaxation room and hot tub on the balcony and choose 1 of the following treatments
· Half-hour Indian Head Neck & Shoulder Massage with Anti-Ageing Collagen Eye Treatment for men & women
* Half-hour Swedish Back Massage with Anti-Ageing Collagen Eye Treatment for men & women
* Half-hour Yonka Facial for men or women
* Hopi Ear Candling with Indian Head Massage
* Half-hour Pedicure with Mini-Manicure
Treatments must be pre-booked in advance directly with the day spa to ensure your appointment. To book day spa, please call 00353 1-2748080. For more details about Rainforest Day Spa, go to www.rainforest.ie
Afterwards return to your hotel for some afternoon tea. Then take a walk to one of the world’s greatest gardens at Powerscourt located just across from the Summerhill House Hotel. Set against the backdrop of the Sugarloaf Mountain, Powerscourt is stunning in every season. On return we suggest a night of real Irish Entertainment at Johnnie Fox's which is one of Ireland's oldest and most famous traditional Irish pubs - and is also famed as the highest pub in the country.

Day 4 Today its time to explore Dublin and its rich cultural heritage. You can drive or take a bus from the village of Enniskerry in to Dublin’s city centre. Once in there we recommend you take the open top bus tour. The Dublin Bus Tour has been carefully designed to give you the freedom to explore and experience the history and culture of Dublin at your leisure. It visits all the main Dublin attractions along the route and these include Dublin Zoo and Trinity College (home of the Book of Kells). The entertaining Dublin tour guides, who are all accredited by Failte Ireland, will show you the city as only a native can. We can prebook your ticket at the hotel and advise you of the various locations you can catch the tour bus. After all this exploring you might be feeling peckish so off you go to Beshoffs Traditional Fish and Chip restaurant on O’Connell Street where we have arranged dinner for you. Following dinner you can stroll about the pedestrian areas and soak up the atmosphere of this bustling city. Return to the hotel for a relaxing and welcome Gaelic coffee.

Day 5 today you can join a day tour of Wicklow with Hill Top Treks. This is a great day out in Wicklow visiting all the main attractions. From the tour you can hop off the bus and enjoy some Hill Walking, Horse Riding or Mountain Biking. The tour goes every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday Between March and September so you may have to alternate the above schedule to ensure you can join in on a suitable day with this tour. Additional costs:
Hillwalking €10 per person
Horse riding or Mountain Biking €50 per person
For full details of this great day out click here

Your last nights dining so we hope you will enjoy a beautiful evening meal in your hotel restaurant.

Day 6 Enjoy a great Irish breakfast before you depart and we hope you have enjoyed your varied and active break at one of the Strandwood Hotels.

Please note Spa treatment and Day tour must be prebooked prior to arrival to ensure available. Wicklow Day Tour can be taken on Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday please state when booking which day you wish to join the tour.  Spa treatments must be booked directly with Rainforest Day Spa on 00353 1 2748080 or email info@rainforest.ie