Situated just 10km south of Waterford City, Tramore is considered the premier resort of the South East of Ireland. The sandy beach in Tramore stretches for almost 5km and has some of the highest sand dunes in Ireland. Tramore has fantastic amenities including surf clubs offering both lessons and board hire. Please see list of surf schools; Oceanics, Tramore Surf School, T Bay Surf School and Freedom Surf School. See the coast line from a different perspective with Sea Paddling.com who offer sea kayak tours and also run Irish Canoe Union Courses. If you prefer to stay on dry land, try pony trekking with Lake Tour Stables or practice your driving skills at the Newtown Driving Range. Tramore now boasts a superb inclusion park/playground adjacent to the promenade, with ample parking and a great spot for a picnic.
If the Sunny South East doesn’t live up to its reputation, there’s still plenty to do indoors. For all the family there’s Splashworld with giant water slides with an Amusement Park covering over 20 hectares just opposite the promenade. For young kids visit Run Amuck, All Aboard Play Park, Pottery Place, Laser Blast or Pirates Adventure. For information all these activities, Sea Paddling.com, Lake Tour Stables, Newtown Driving Range, Splashworld, Run Amuck, All Aboard Play Park, Pottery Place, Laser Blast, Pirates Adventure.
Tramore Amusement & Leisure Park is located within a safe, secure family environment, just 6 miles outside Waterford city. Tramore Amusement Park boasts a huge array of entertainment to keep everybody happy. Ride the Classic Mega Spin Waltzer, The Extreme Afterburner, The Crazy Mouse Spinning roller coaster and The Super Paratrooper. Swing to the beat on the future dance Miami. For younger children you will find a choice of three mega slides,
Formula Car Track, bouncy castles, The House Party Fun House, Goldmine Express mini roller coaster, Teacups, Mini Dodgems, Gallopers, trampoline and much more. Tramore boasts a stunning 5km blue flag beach, popular for beach angling, rock and reef fishing. Saturday & Sunday: 1pm till 8pm. For more see Tramore Amusements.
PIRATES ADVENTURE TRAMORE
Pirates Adventure is a purpose built indoor family entertainment centre in Tramore, Wexford, offering a wide variety of leisure activities all built around a pirate theme that are fun for kids and all the family . So whatever the weather, the whole family can enjoy a fun and exciting day out at Pirates Adventure centre. It is a fantastic, place that will keep the kids busy for hours on end. Pirates Adventure is suitable for children 3 years and upwards, although ideally suitable for 6 years to teenagers.
Perfect fun for all the family – both kids and parents can get involved in Pirates Adventure 12-hole indoor mini golf course complete with Ireland’s first ever glow in the dark section. Have fun and test your skills as you putt past pirates, waterfalls, sea serpents and firing cannons.
Pirates Adventure offers you the ultimate mini bowling experience which is brand new to Ireland and similar to regular ten pin bowling, the lanes are a little shorter and the balls a little lighter, making it easier for children.
You can also check the kids mini motorbikes which are great fun and there is also a arcade games. What better way to start or finish your trip to Pirate’s Adventure than a visit toThe Buccaneer Bites Café, which serves delicious home made snacks and refreshments.
Please mention Sands Hotel when booking!
Splashworld is the biggest, brightest & best indoor water park in the South East and located across the road from The Sands Hotel . Soak up the warm balmy temperatures all year round, experience the exhilarating thrills of their fabulous Wave Machine, Water Flumes, Slides, Water Cannons, Roaring Rapids and Family Friendly Bubble Pool. Or let the tiny tots enjoy a splish splash in the Paddle Pool.
Make a Splash! Enjoy warm balmy temperatures all year round in the South East's biggest & brightest indoor water park! Wild & Wonderful Wave Machine - Indoor / Outdoor Water Slides - Bubble Pool - Paddle Pool - Water Cannons - Roaring Rapids - Splash Slides - Steam Room - 25m Pool - Fully fitted gym and Sauna
COPPER COAST MINI FARM FENOR
Copper Coast Mini Farm is a family run farm, located in Fenor, Co Waterford. Just 10 minutes drive outside of Tramore. Set on 7 acres it is home to over 100 animals including an Alpaca, Llamas, Sika Deer, Horses, Miniature Ponies and Donkeys, Pygmy and Toggenberg Goats, Mountain Sheep, a Micro Pig and a Highland Calf. Also a variety of Rabbits, Guinea Pigs, Chinchillas, Chickens and Ducks. Our facilities include a large Sand Barn with sit-on sand diggers, buckets & spades, and many large benches to sit at and have a coffee while the kids play. And a Play Barn with toys and a large seated area for Birthday Parties.
Our large Playground caters for all ages while our Go-Kart Track caters for the older kids. Our Cafe, the Copper Kettle Tearooms, provides homemade soups and bakes. Our scones are baked daily and go down well with a cup of freshly brewed tea or a Mean Bean Cappuccino. We also provide a variety of hot food such as pizzas, toasted sandwiches, wraps, goujons and chips etc