Dungarvan Tourist Information Office is open all year round and offers visitors to the area details on booking accommodation, places to eat, routes to take, maps, guides and books, places to visit, things to do, and information on upcoming events and what's on in Dungarvan and West Waterford.
Telephone: +353 (0)58 41741
Address: Dungarvan Tourist Information Office, Main Street, (Parnell Street), Dungarvan, County Waterford, Ireland Tourist Information Office Opening Hours: Monday to Friday 09:30am - 5:00pm; Saturday 10:00am - 5:00pm; Closed Sundays and Bank Holidays
COACH TOUR FACILITIES IN DUNGARVAN
A 'Coach Set Down' area, has been designated and marked out on Davitt's Quay for the convenience of visiting tourist coaches. The area allows coaches to pull in to Davitt's Quay so that passengers can safely alight near the town centre. Visitors can then access services, attractions and hospitality areas quickly and comfortably. The 'Coach Set Down' area will also serve as a safe, convenient rendezvous and pick-up spot for passengers.
Dungarvan also offers specifically assigned Bus Parking Bays which the coach driver can access easily from the Coach Set Down area. These Bus Parking Bays are situated at 'The Lookout' with a stunning view of the picturesque Cunnigar peninsula and there is no restriction on parking time.
Dungarvan Tourist Office Meet & Greet Service
Drivers and Coach Companies can avail of our 'Meet & Greet Service' by prior arrangement with the Dungarvan Tourist Office – call 058 41714 or email firstname.lastname@example.org .
As part of this service Tourist Office Staff will:
Once all passengers have disembarked the Tourist Office Staff member will:
Facilities For Group Comfort
There are many recreational areas to enjoy in Dungarvan, both indoors and out. The historic Town Centre, Grattan Square, is the staging point for many festivals and events throughout the year, incorporating cheerful civic spaces and street furniture to encourage people to relax.
There is a great deal of indoor and outdoor seating at cafes, restaurants and bars from the town centre, all the way along the picturesque quayside. The Dungarvan Tourist Office can arrange group bookings for snacks/ lunch/dinner on request.
Toilets & Facilities To Accommodate Disabled And Mobility Impaired Coach Passengers
There are a number of toilets available to the public throughout Dungarvan - including at the Dungarvan Shopping Centre, Waterford County Library, Civic Offices Dungarvan and Garvey's Supervalu, all of which are wheelchair accessible.
For mobility impaired visitors:
Wheel chairs are available from the local branch of the Irish Wheelchair Association at Shandon Business Park. They can be contacted on 058-24645 or 087-2556835 - there is no cost for hiring, but a donation is optional. Mobility Scooters are available from €30 per day plus delivery.
DUNGARVAN - IRELAND'S FIRST DEMENTIA FRIENDLY TOWN
In a joint initiative between Home Instead Senior Care and Dungarvan Chamber of Commerce numerous local businesses completed a free training workshop, devised and facilitated by Home Instead Senior Care, which stressed the importance to service providers and retailers of having a better understanding of dementia and Alzheimer's.
Over fifty key frontline staff in these businesses underwent the training, which will greatly assist them in their future dealings with dementia sufferers, their carers and families.
The participating Dungarvan businesses that received their certificates of completion are AIB, Bank of Ireland, SGC Cinema, The Park Hotel, Dungarvan Chamber of Commerce, Dungarvan Tourism, Jitterbeans, Crew's Restaurant, Blasta Wholefoods, Garvey's SuperValu, Hallahan's Pharmacy and Murray's Pharmacy
How To Get Here By Bus: *Buses run hourly from Waterford city and Cork city to Dungarvan (Expressway Route 40: Rosslare Europort-Tralee) Free Wifi
*Buses from Dublin city with Dublin Coach via Kilkenny every 2 hours (Cork-Dublin: M9 Service) Free WIFI