Went to visit this afternoon. Jason our tourguide was very knowledgeable and very entertaining. We would highly recommend a visit if you come to this part of Ireland.
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A great place on a good summers day. The place is usually buzzing in the summer months with camper vans everywhere. A beautiful scenic area with so much history to it. Picnic in the green area out front is relaxing and provides a safe space...More
Arrived here yesterday evening with a friend from Toronto at 7 minutes past 5pm. We were refused entry to the last tour because we were 2 minutes late. Is this the hospitality that exists in Wexford I ask myself? The guy that was working, stated...More
This tour was very informative & interesting. The tour guide was enthusiastic and interacted with the children on the tour. There were videos and interesting facts along the way, we even saw the old light from the top of the lighthouse. The tour took around...More
Hook lighthouse is surrounded by beautiful scenery. Wrap up warm as incredibly windy. Possible to visit the lighthouse (charged). There is a coffee shop and toilets inside. Ample free parking. Take care of small children with the cliffs & sea.
A very interesting experience surrounded by lovely nature. Friendly and knowledgeable staff. Interesting history. Great food in the café!
Ended up here on Halloween after a drive from Wexford town. Arrived in time for the 4pm tour of the lighthouse. Our guide Noel was fantastic and made the tour great fun but educational at the same time. It's fascinating to tour inside such an...More
Not just any lighthouse - it is the second oldest functioning lighthouse in the world (after the Tower of Hercules in Spain). It was constructed by Strongbow's son-in-law, William Marshall, Earl of Pembroke, between 1201 and 1240 so it's almost 800 years old. Even before...More