europe
ireland
region_hero_1
Photo: © Andrew Parnell
Photo: © Andrew Parnell

Golf in Republic of Ireland

The Republic of Ireland is justifiably famous for a number of things – the people, the scenery and the sights. It’s also one of the world’s leading destinations for golf. A golfing trip to the Emerald Isle will not only convince you of Ireland’s golf pedigree, it will also challenge any perceptions you had about the quality of the great game in Ireland.

Best golf courses in Republic of Ireland


Promoted golf courses in Republic of Ireland


Golf holidays in Republic of Ireland

Best hotels in Republic of Ireland provided by

Inspiration

Photo: © Andrew Parnell
Golf in Republic of Ireland
Internationally, Ireland’s commitment to golf was rewarded with the staging of the Ryder Cup 2006 at the Palmer Course of the K Club. Famous Irish golf courses are Old Head Golf Links, The European Club, Concra Wood Golf & Country Club, Ballyliffin Golf Club, Druids Glen and Fota Island. With 333 golf clubs - including a third of the world’s natural links courses - and a slew of exceptional championships courses in spectacular locations, it’s no wonder that golf in Ireland is here to stay. Irish golf courses attract thousands of golfers from all over the world. This year, why not join them?

Community

Best reviews of golf courses in Republic of Ireland
visitors_1
7.4
Paddy_Golf
Gold
Played on: 6 April 2018 Review date: 15 April 2018Handicap: 7
clubs_1
clubs_1
Tipperary Golf Club
This really is a hidden gem with beautiful fairways and greens alongside some lovely scenery. The welcoming atmosphere in the club is fantastic. Everyone should visit it is such a beautiful setting near the Galtee Mountains. The people there are so hospitable too! The quality and layout of the course make it very accessible to golfers of all ages and abilities. The spacio…
visitors_1
8.3
Paddy_Golf
Gold
Played on: 20 July 2018 Review date: 24 July 2018Handicap: 7
clubs_1
clubs_1
clubs_1
clubs_1
1
Killeen Golf Club
A superbly kept course just off the N7 and thirty minutes from Dublin. Tight fairways and lovely rolling greens, plenty of water in play on most of the holes means tee shots and iron play into greens needs to be on point! A must play in my book I’ll be heading back soon!
visitors_1
8.6
SlicingMyWayThroughLife
Ambassador
Premium
Played on: 18 September 2019 Review date: 27 October 2019Handicap: 7.9
clubs_1
clubs_1
clubs_1
clubs_1
28
Portmarnock Golf Club
"Portmarnock Golf Club sits majestically on a narrow tongue of shallow duneland. " and indeed this piece of land must be one of the best in links golf despite the fact it is completely flat. Not as dramatic, undulating and memorable as Lahinch or Ballybunion but still a great test of links golf. However I expected a bit more of that wow factor, nevertheless some great hol…
visitors_1
9.6
peter.v.arnold3
Gold
Played on: 14 May 2019 Review date: 16 December 2019Handicap: 20.8
clubs_1
clubs_1
clubs_1
clubs_1
8
Trump International Golf Links Ireland
Ein absoluter Hammerplatz. Der Linkscourse bietet immer wieder sehr schöne Blicke auf die tosenden Wellen in der Bucht. Der Course bietet alles was man von einem Linksplatz erwarten darf. Wunderschöne Paar 3, lange und schnelle Fairways auf den Paar 5. Tee Boxen vom feinsten, Greens sind sehr schnell. Der Wind ist immer im Spiel. Die Bunker sind furchterregend, besser nic…
Translate to Englishprovided by Google
FAQ's about golf in Republic of Ireland
Have questions? These are the most popular questions with data-driven answers.
What is the best golf course in Republic of Ireland?
Old Head Golf Links is the best golf course in Republic of Ireland. Out of 333 golf courses in Republic of Ireland, the rating 9.2 of Old Head Golf Links is the highest. Click here to view the 10 best golf courses in Republic of Ireland
Is Republic of Ireland good for golf?
A 9.2 rating indicates Republic of Ireland is outstanding as a golf destination. This rating is based on several elements, like the average rating of golf clubs within this destination and the density of above-average golf clubs.
male golferfemale golfer
Don’t miss out on our tee time deals, new articles and everything golf-related by joining our newsletter!
YourgolfbookingIAGTOGeo FoundationBig Green Egg

Copyright © 2007-2023 — leadingcourses.com