Conference Venue Wexford
Wedding Venue Wexford
Overlooking the River Slaney in the Heart of Wexford Town, The Family owned Four Star Talbot Hotel Wexford has specialised in making your Dream Day a reality for over one Hundred years. Our Experienced Wedding team at the Talbot Hotel Wexford will look after each and every detail of your Special Day. Our Luxurious Slaney Suite is tastefully decorated with its own self-contained Bar and Dancefloor.
Talbot Touch, Tradition & Charm
Our exclusive wedding packages offer many exciting inclusions for couples on their Special Day that will be fondly remembered by you and your guests. Extra touches vary per package chosen. Some of these extras include Welcome Drinks Reception, Talbot Tasty Treats, Jazz Music on arrival, Chair Covers and Bows, Table Centre Pieces, Wine for your Guests with their Meal, Evening Reception Buffet, Leisure Centre Membership, Beauty Consultation, Delicious Bacon Rolls in our Ballast Bar and much more! Select a tailor-made menu especially for your wedding day. Wedding Packages from €30 per guest. Any weddings booked for January, February or March 2018 receive a 10% discount.
With all our wedding packages, we are delighted to include the following with our compliments with minimum numbers of 100 Guests:
- Red Carpet arrival
- Champagne for the Bridal Party
- Welcome Reception of Freshly Brewed Tea or Coffee with Homemade Mini Scones topped with Jam & Cream
- Complimentary Car Parking for all guests on the day of the Wedding
- Our Stunning Slaney Suite reserved exclusively for your guests
- White Chair Covers, Gold Bows & Co-ordinating Table Linen
- Mirrored Table Centrepieces
- Choice of a Fresh Floral Centrepiece or Candelabra Centre Piece for each table
- Personalised Wedding Menus & Tableplan
- Cake Stand and Knife
- The services of a Toastmaster, PA system, Microphones and drop down screens
- Finger Food Evening Food & Tea/ Coffee for 100 Guests (Varies per package)
- Wedding Tasting in our Oyster Lane Restaurant
- Dinner for Two in our Oyster Lane Restaurant to celebrate your first Wedding Anniversary
- Our Stunning River Bridal Suite with Champagne breakfast served the following morning
- 10 Guest rooms at a special rate for the Wedding Night
- Co-ordinaton of Civil Ceremonies & Partnerships with complimentary room hire, Floral centrepiece, Red Carpet, White Chair Covers, Gold Bows and background music
Weddings with Talbot Creative Catering
For marquee weddings or weddings at home, you are guaranteed 4-star style in your own environment with our superior 4-star Talbot Creative Catering standards for food and service. We have the perfect combination to make your special day a day to remember.
Click here to view our wedding brochure
Quay Leisure Centre
Work off the tensions of a busy day in the high tech gym. Slip into our pool for a quiet swim or enjoy the spa pool, steam room and sauna. Originally built as a grain mill, The Quay Leisure Centre Wexford is undoubtedly your key to fitness and relaxation. We now also open at 6.30am so why not set yourself up for the day with a work out, a swim or maybe even both.
Leisure Centre Facilities & Services Include:
- 15m heated Swimming Pool
- Shallow children’s pool
- Spacious gym
- Sauna steam room and jacuzzi
- Fitness studio with a wide range of group exercise classes
- Individual free health assessment and fitness programme
- Free nutrition and diet advice
- Programmes for specific sports, events or any other goals
- Adult and children group swimming lessons and swim camp
Extensive Opening Hours:
- Monday to Thursday 6.30am – 9.30pm
- Friday’s 6.30am – 9.30pm
- Saturday’s 8.00am – 7.00pm
- Sunday’s 9.00am – 7.00pm
- Bank Holiday’s 9.00am – 8.00pm
Kids Opening Hours:
- Monday to Friday 9am – 7pm
- Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays 9am – 7pm
Under 18’s Hours
- Monday to Friday 9am – 7pm
- Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays 9am – 7pm
The Beauty Bank
The Beauty Bank Salon is located on the 1st Floor of the Talbot Hotel Wexford. They offer a wide range of treatments from Facials, Massages, Make Up, Waxing, Pedicure’s & Manicures. To View the Beauty Bank Brochure click here
Bars & Restaurants
Here at the Family Owned Hotel Wexford we are known all across the County and beyond for our High Quality Food and Superior Service. Whether it’s a relaxing meal for two in our Ballast Bar, Traditional Afternoon Tea in our Gallery or a Special Occasion marked in our newly renovated Oyster Lane Restaurant the Talbot Hotel Wexford has it all.
Oyster Lane Restaurant
The award winning Oyster Lane Restaurant offers guests a luxurious and intimate dining experience.
Using only the finest ingredients, with the emphasis on fresh local produce, our Head Chef Nigel Corbett (Winner of the Kilmore Seafood Platter 2016) creates imaginative and mouth watering culinary delights making it the perfect choice for restaurants Wexford.
The Talbot Wexford also boasts an excellent cellar of quality wines from around the world and a full bar service to perfectly compliment your meal.
Our Oyster Lane Restaurant is currently being refurbished. The refurbishment in excess of €400,000 is due to be completed by mid-February. In the meantime we will be serving Dinner from the Gallery Restaurant. We will keep you posted about the Refurbishment and look forward to welcoming you to our new look Oyster Lane Restaurant very soon!
View our Sample Table D'hote Menu
View our Talbot Tigers Kids Menu
View our Wine Menu
Ballast Bank Bar
The Ballast Bank is a rather curious man-made island in Wexford Harbour opposite the Talbot Hotel. It was erected to provide a place for loading and unloading ballast, which was essential to stabilise ships sailing without cargo. Both the Talbot Hotel and the Ballast Bank were constructed in 1905 and so it seems fitting to name one of Wexford’s landmark bars after one of Wexford’s most famous landmarks.
The perfect venue for a pre-dinner drink or an enjoyable night out in good company.
Based on an old bonded warehouse, The Ballast Bank Bar and Grill provides a relaxed, friendly atmosphere in which to savour your favourite tipple and enjoy the best in live entertainment.
An extensive bar food menu is available throughout the day, with something to suit every palate and appetite and our popular carvery lunch is served Monday to Friday from 12pm- 2.30pm.The perfect place for dining in Wexford.
The Ballast Bar also offers Live Music from a Selection of Wexford's Top Musicians each Monday & Wednesday Evening from 10pm and Each Friday & Saturday Night from 10.30pm.
Ballast Bar Bank & Grill serving food from 12pm-9.30pm daily.
Our Ballast Bank Bar & Grill offers an early Bird Menu from 4-7pm each Monday-Friday. Our Delicious Four Course Menu is available at €21.00pp!! Individual bookings and group bookings catered for. View our Menu Here.
Our Gallery at the Talbot Hotel Wexford is the Perfect place to relax, Catch up with Friends for a Coffee or meet with a Business Colleague.
We serve a range of Light Snacks, Homemade Pastries, Scones,, teas and coffees and Homemade Sandwiches served with a Seasonal Salad in the Gallery, as well as our 'Afternoon Tea' for which we are well known! Sit back, relax and enjoy! Our Gallery is open Daily from 8am-11pm.
The Talbot Hotel has over the years invested in art by supporting local and national artists. We are delighted to exhibit a sample of this collection in the Gallery for you to savour and absorb the cultural and artistic value of what we are very proud of.
View our Menu HERE
Families at the Talbot Hotel Wexford
The Talbot Hotel Wexford is long established as a family friendly hotel with facilities to ensure you and your family enjoy every minute of your stay. Voted in the Top 10 Primary Times Family Hotels of the Year in 2015, the Talbot Hotel Wexford is known to accommodate all families with in house and local activities to keep the whole family busy . Our reception team would be more the happy to help you plan your stay with discounts available in certain attractions when you book through the Hotel.
We offer spacious family rooms, make sure to tell us your requirements and we will allocate a room suitable for your needs.
Talbot Tiger Kids Club
During mid-terms and Summer holidays this area is reserved for the Talbot Tiger Kids Club between 6:00pm and 9:00pm daily.
Operated by our Quay Leisure Centre Team, it is suitable for children over 4 years and activities include movies, arts & crafts, giant games and board games. Due to health & safety regulations children under 4 are not accepted into the Talbot Tiger Kids Club.
Secret Valley Wildlife Farm - Why not come and enjoy a day out in the sunny southeast and experience wildlife from around the world at Secret valley Wildlife Park .We have everything from creepy crawlies to pony rides with plenty of hands on activities with our animals for you to enjoy.
Irish National Heritage Park - A Visit to the Irish National Heritage Park is like no other you can imagine. Surprises await around every turn as you explore 35 acres of this remarkable heritage trail. From campsite to CRingfort, from mill to fulacht Fiadh. from Crannog to Viking house, every activity is an unexpected adventure into 9000 years.The world you enter is an authentic recreation of Ireland’s heritage. Homesteads, places of ritual, burial modes and long forgotten remains will enlighten the casual visitor and, interest the scholar.The Park, Restaurant & Shop are open everyday, all year round. Opening Times May-August 9.30-6.30 (last Admission time 5pm) / September-April 9.30-5.30pm (last admission time 3-4pm.
Wells House & Gardens - Located in Ballyedmond, Gorey Co. Wexford just over a 20 minute drive from the Hotel and waiting to be explored is Wells House & Gardens, a Great Victorian House and Gardens in the heart of Wexford. Wells House has something for all generations to enjoy and shar with their Woodland Walks, Victorian Terrace Gardens, Adventure Playground, Living Victorian House Tour, Wells House Archery, Wells House Falconry, The Oak Tree Restaurant and Craft Courtyard. Come to wander and explore all this historic estate has to offer and witness how the house and Arboretum, Lake and Ha Ha’s are further restored for future generations.
Kia Ora Mini Farm - On their day at Kia Ora Mini Farm, the children can hold and feed a variety of live pet animals such as rabbits, poultry, sheep, pot bellied pigs – Bella and Babe, Charlie the Donkey, Jack and Jill the alpacas, Larry the llama, Posh and Becks the black swans, Eddie & Betty the emus, Geoffrey the Macaw, Jessie and Belle our friendly dogs amongst many others Their shed has a fantastic selection of birds and animals and is indoors so no matter what the weather is like you can come and have fun and see all the cute little animals in the barn such as rabbits, hamsters, guinea pigs mice & Rats! They also have a really cool tractor area where the younger children can trundle about and even do a bit of digging in our special digging pit! For the slightly older kids we have a special racing track to race our rough riders on and it is all enclosed so they can race without fear of bumping into anyone small. They can also race to milk our milking cow.
Playzone Wexford - Playzone is a purpose built indoor playground for children. It comprises a multistorey play and slide area, divided into sections for all ages. There is no need to pre-book: just arrive, let your kids go, sit down while you relax and or have something to eat or drink from our cafe.We also specialise in Birthday Parties. Our party area can cater for parties of any size.