After taking Exit 7 from the N11, you meet a roundabout. Passing a Topaz garage, take the 3rd Exit, signs for Greystones/Kilruddery. A second roundabout comes quickly, take the 2nd Exit- signs for Greystones/Kilruddery.
Follow this road for a few minutes until it ends in a T-Junction roundabout (just past the entrance to Kilruddery on your right).
At this roundabout take 2nd Exit/Turn right onto the road signed Greystones R761. Follow this road for some minutes. You will pass the Bray Golf Club on your left.
When you meet a sign to slow to 60km, prepare to look out for your left turning. When you see a sign for Windgates Cattery on your right, very quickly you will see the green sign for Cliff Road, Windgates on your left. Take this turn and follow the road all the way until you come down a steep hill with some houses on your left-hand side and a bollarded car park on your right.
Drive past the houses and the car park. The private entrance to ‘Gorse Hill’ is at the end of that car park and at the beginning of a narrow laneway.
Drive down this narrow laneway to reach visitor’s parking to your right. Find Gorse Hill centre to your left as you enter the car park.
From Dublin Airport – Aircoach bus Service to Bray
From Dublin City – take Southbound Dart to Bray, Co.Wicklow
From Bray – By Bus and Walking
Just outside the Dart station you can take the bus ( Have the exact fare ready)
The buses go to Greystones or Kilpedder or Newtownmountkennedy. Ask to be let off at the stop just before Windgates hill.
Continue walking in the same direction as the bus is going. On your right, you will see Windgates Kennels & Cattery.
There is a turn on your left just after that, with a green sign Cliff Road. Turn left there and walk half a mile along the road to the car park at the bottom of a hill.
Veer left when you reach the car park and walk in front of the houses. The private entrance to ‘Gorse Hill’ is at the end of that car park and at the beginning of a narrow laneway.
Walk down that laneway, turn right into visitor’s car parking, and find Gorse Hill Centre is on your left.
If you prefer:
Bray Cabs 88 (+353) 1 2861111 is situated just across from Bray station. Tell the taxi driver ‘Gorse Hill’ is where the Old Cliff House Hotel used to be on the coastal road between Bray and Greystones.