Growing malting barley for the Guinness Brewery, this working farm is set in idyllic surroundings just off a quiet country road, offering fresh home baking and beautiful gardens. Rosslare and its ferry port are 20 minutes’ drive away, and early breakfasts are available. Classic, light décor features in every room at Groveside Farm, along with an en suite bathroom and a hairdryer, while guests can relax with a TV in the room. The downstairs guest lounge features Sky TV and offers home baking all day. Hearty farmhouse breakfasts are served every morning, made with local ingredients including butcher’s bacon and sausages, free-range organic eggs, and homemade brown bread. As well as traditional cooked breakfasts, guests can choose from fresh fruit salad, cheeses and yoghurts, along with homemade jams and marmalade. The pretty fishing village of Kilmore Quay is just 5 minutes’ drive away, home to excellent seafood and thatched cottages. Its Blue Flag-awarded marina also offers boat trips to the Saltee Islands. Both Wexford and Rosslare town can be reached in 20 minutes by car.