They recommended the Park Restaurant in downtown Arklow and it was excellent. Be sure to try the local mussels.
Pros: ocean view room. Country setting. Excellent hot breakfast.
This 4-star B&B is a Georgian-style farmhouse overlooking the sea and mountains. Surrounded by picturesque countryside, it boasts homemade breakfast served in a conservatory with beautiful views. There is also free Wi-Fi and free parking on site. Rooms at Moneylands Farm B&B & Self-Catering are light, airy and traditionally furnished. Features include a TV and an en suite bathroom. The self-catering accommodation is in a converted courtyard, close to the B&B. There is a leisure centre with an indoor heated swimming pool and gym, as well as a tennis court and table tennis facilities. Guests can also relax in the lounge, with unlimited tea and coffee. There is a bus stop 0.6 miles from Moneylands Farm that travels to Dublin city centre, Dublin Airport, and Wexford.
In Arklow’s centre, this B&B offers home-cooked breakfasts and bright, spacious rooms. Guests can enjoy free parking and free Wi-Fi, and regular buses and trains to Dublin run nearby. Each room at Arklow Bay Orchard Bed and Breakfast offer an en suite bathroom and a hairdryer. Guests can relax with a TV and free tea and coffee in the room. Breakfasts are served each morning in the bright an airy conservatory breakfast room. Early morning breakfasts are also available. The Arklow Bay is located beside Arklow’s shopping centre, swimming pool and gym. Leapordstown is a 40-minute drive away from the B&B.