Dungarvan located on the mouth of the Colligan river and with the Comeragh Mountains in the background, the town has much to offer with miles of clean sandy beach for a family day out. Grattan Square is the central point of the town, where many shops can be explored for the perfect gift.
There is a wide range of activity to choose from horse riding . fishing in the lakes and rivers, tennis to pitch and putt. We have three magnificent Championship golf courses to choose from.
There is certainly plenty of things to in Dungarvan for Families - with beautiful Clonea Beach which is two miles long and plenty of parks, attractions and a cinema, Dungarvan is especially great for Kids. Lawlor's welcomes families and kids certainly enjoy our friendly atmosphere.
Water Sports and Adventure
Check out all the great adventure and water sport activities we have to do here in Dungarvan and surrounding areas. Car Rally, Canoeing, Paintball and Water Cruises
Festivals and Events in Waterford
There are some great annual Festivals held in Waterford, from Writers Festivals to Traditional Festivals Waterford and Dungarvan have plenty to offer
This lovely, wild area on the western shores of Dungarvan Bay is the heart of An Gaeltacht - an area where the Irish language is the first language of the people. The area contains An Cuinigear, a long, pencil-slim peninsula in Dungarvan Bay which hosts a huge variety of seabirds.
Colaiste na Rinne, an Irish language college, attracts many students of the language for both summer and full term courses.
Crafts in the area include fine cut crystal at Criostal na Rinne and Irish Wildlife Mobiles in Sean Phobal.
Helvic is a tiny, but important fishing port and the nearby Ceann Heilbhic (Helvic Head) commands wonderful views over the bay and Waterford coastline, with the dramatic backdrop of the Comeragh Mountains.