There are many local attractions and places to visit within easy driving distance
- Brittas Bay beach,
- Kilmacurragh Botanic Gardens,
- Avondale House & Forest Park
- Mount Usher Gardens to name but a few.
Indoor attractions include
- Wicklow Gaol,
- Diamond Bowl & Funzone,
- Bridgewater Shoppng Centre & Cinema and indoor swimming pools.
Local eating places include
- Jack White's Inn,
- The Beehive
- Mickey Finn's.
- Avoca Handweaver's Cafe at Avoca, Ashford, Kilmacanogue & Powerscourt
- Various eating houses in Arklow, Wicklow, Rathdrum & Ashford.