Welcome to Roundwood 

As a destination for outdoor recreation, Roundwood, Co Wicklow has much to recommend it.  Nestled in the heart of the Wicklow Mountains and within easy reach of Dublin city and Dublin airport there is an abundance of beautifully unspoilt countryside that makes the area an ideal playground for anyone with a sense of adventure.  Hill walking, mountain biking, angling, horse riding and kayaking are just some of the activities you can enjoy here.

Located just 10km from Glendalough on the main route from Dublin city, Roundwood is also a convenient base from which to explore this hugely popular and scenic heritage site.

Visitors are well catered for in Roundwood with an impressive range of services and facilities for a small village.  You'll find a florists and a beauty salon tucked in alongside the shops, pubs and restaurants in this bustling country village.

Even if you haven't visited Roundwood yet you'll probably be familiar with some of the stunning local landscapes.  They have featured as the backdrop in many big-screen and TV productions including Excalibur, King Arthur and, more recently, in PS I Love You, The Tudors and Vikings. 

We invite you to use this site to discover the many opportunities for outdoor recreation available in the area and to help you plan your visit to Roundwood.

You will find contact details and/or links to websites for the individual listings on this site so you can make direct contact with people or businesses listed here if you have any queries.

The Vartry Reservoir
Ballinastoe Mountain Bike Trail
                   View from JB Malone memorial stone on the Wicklow Way


In Irish, it's An Tóchar, meaning "the causeway".

Roundwood village


GPS co-ordinates
N 53° 3' 31", 
W  6° 13' 34"

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