Alderbrook House

Glenbrien near Enniscorthy, County Wexford (Ref. 933410)


  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

This lovely, detached country house is in a rural location, one mile from the village of Glenbrien, and is ideally situated less than an hour’s drive from Rosslare Harbour in the South East of Ireland, in County Wexford. Perfect for families and groups of friends, this cottage has spacious rooms and easy access to the sunny south east. Inside, there are four bedrooms on the first floor, and the property provides plenty of space for everyone to stretch out and relax. With two welcoming and cosy sitting rooms, you have a choice of whether to curl up in front of the open fire with a good book, or watch a film beside the warmth of the solid fuel stove. For quick breakfasts before heading out, the well-equipped kitchen has everything you’ll need, while for evening meals the whole group can gather together in the dining area and make plans for the next day’s adventures. Completing the accommodation is a separate dining room and a conservatory. Outside there is a garden where the children can play, and a patio with furniture for the rest of the party to enjoy an evening drink. Nearby you will find a shop and a pub, and a little further afield is the town of Enniscorthy, which has all the amenities you could need including a range of shops, pubs and restaurants. You can also visit Enniscorthy Castle and try your swing at the golf course! There is plenty to see and do from this fantastic cottage, take a trip to the sandy beaches and visit the towns of Wexford and Rosslare. With a variety of activities to keep the family busy, this cottage is ideal for your next Irish adventure.



Ground floor

  • Kitchen with dining area & breakfast bar
  • Utility
  • Dining room (seats 4)
  • Sitting room (seats 5) with solid fuel stove
  • Second sitting room (seats 3) with open fire
  • Conservatory (seats 3)
  • Basin & WC

First floor

  • Three double bedrooms (two with en-suite shower, basin & WC)
  • One twin bedroom
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin & WC


  • Oil central heating with open fire & solid fuel stove
  • Electric oven & hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Freezer in shed
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • TV with Saorview
  • WiFi
  • Fuel, power & starter pack for stove & fire included
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • Cot & highchair on request
  • Four well-behaved pets welcome
  • No smoking


  • Ample off road parking
  • Bike storage
  • Lawned garden with patio & furniture
  • Shop 3 miles, pub 1 mile

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location


Enniscorthy 6 miles, Wexford 12 miles.

Driving times:

  • Waterford Airport - 50.4 miles; 1 hr 17 mins
  • Rosslare ferry - 24.1 miles; 38 mins


  • Nearest shop; 3 miles
  • Nearest pub; 1 mile
  • Nearest town; Enniscorthy, 5.7 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Enniscorthy - The second largest town in County Wexford, and dates back over 1500 years
  • Enniscorthy Castle - Norman castle home to the Wexford County Museum
  • New Ross - Home of the Dunbrody famine ship.John F Kennedy Arboretum and JFK Ancestral Home

Day trip:

  • Dunbrody famine ship - Fascinating authentic recreation of 1849 famine ship
  • John F Kennedy Arboretum - Impressive arboretum dedicated to the memory of JFK
  • Youghal- Fantastic seaside resort with great beaches, seafood and fun activities
  • Kilmuckridge & Morriscastle beaches - Lengths of sandy beaches and secluded coves
  • Wexford Town - Known as the Maritime Centre of Ireland