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DISCOVER ARKLOW

Arklow is a lively town in the southern corner of county Wicklow.  Arklow  was, in its day, one of the busiest ports in Ireland and a renowned centre for boat building and sea fishing as well as having a fine tradition in the pottery industry.

Situated on the River Avoca, the N11 road and the Dublin/Rosslare rail line, Arklow is an excellent base for exploring County Wicklow and neighbouring counties. The town is a good base from which to explore the Vale of Avoca to the east and the glorious sandy beaches of Brittas Bay to the north.

The beautiful Clogga Beach is situated about 6.5km by road south of Arklow Town. Arklow has an attractive main street with ornate lighting and a charming riverside walk. The fishing village character is still evident in an area called ”The Fisheries” and the port still boasts a sizeable fleet of fishing boats.

The imposing St Saviours’ Church, impressively floodlit at night, dominates the high ground of the town.

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7 Blackberry Glade

  • Arklow
  • fredwicklow
  • Accommodation
No 7 Blackberry Glade is situated close to the centre of Arklow Town. It is a lovely dormer style Bunglow. It comprises of 4 bedrooms and...

Arklow Bay Hotel - Pottery Restaurant

  • Arklow
  • fredwicklow
  • Food & Drink
Enjoy fine dining in The Pottery Restaurant Arklow Co. Wicklow. A firm favourite with locals and hotel guests alike. The Pottery Restaurant  offers a dining...

The Ferrybank Lounge @ The Arklow Bay Hotel

  • Arklow
  • fredwicklow
  • Food & Drink
This social centre is suitably located at the heart of Wicklow. No stay at Arklow...

The Bluewalk Tour - Arklow Tidy Town

  • Arklow
  • fredwicklow
  • Attractions
The Bluewalk Tour in Arklow was developed by Arklow Tidy Town and follows the St....

Victorian Tea Times

  • Arklow
  • fredwicklow
  • Attractions
Victorian Tea Times in Arklow, is a stunningly authentic salute to all things Victorian and...

Arklow

  • Arklow
  • fredwicklow
  • South Wicklow
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