Beaufort House bed and breakfast is located in the town of New Ross, nestled between Wexford and Waterford. New Ross offers a fantastic array of options when it comes to restaurants, music, and nightlife. With easy access to some of the best beaches Ireland has to offer, including Duncannon Beach, Dollar Bay & Boley Bay, and a wide selection of child friendly activities, plus The Dunbrody Famine Ship, and Hook Lighthouse. New Ross is most famous for it connection to the Kennedy Family.
New Ross is the ancestral home of President John F Kennedy. In 1849 his Great Grandfather Patrick left New Ross to become a cooper in East Boston and married Brigid Murphy, who also emigrated from the New Ross area around the same time. People from all parts of the world travel to new ross to visit the birthplace of President John F. Kennedy’s great-grandfather Patrick Kennedy. Reliving the iconic moment, in June of 1963 when President Kennedy’s visited Ireland to meet his Irish ancestors, an event that ignited the spirit of the nation.