The spectacular scenery of Ireland lends itself to some world-class golf courses, many of which are found in County Kerry. Killarney itself features some beautiful and challenging courses, most notably the Killarney Golf Club. Host to the Irish Open event four times, most recent being 2011, the Killarney Golf Club is sure to impress all golf lovers. We would be delighted to arrange all tee times; transport or directions for you, for any of the courses you wish to play on during your visit. If you require an early breakfast or coffee and pastries 'to go' our staff will be happy to arrange it for you.
Killarney Golf Club
Killarney Golf Club is one of the oldest, well established and internationally recognized Clubs in Ireland. The Club's location is one of the most enviable in the world. The Club offers 3 totally unique courses each with a different challenge to the golfer and suitable for players of all levels. Many International championships have been played at the Club over the years, Curtis Cup in 1996, and the Ryder Cup Tour Challenge in 2005 and 2006.
Ballybunion Golf Course
Ballybunion Golf Course situated in the scenic South West Kerry is a rolling links course to test the most accomplished golfers. Two Championship Courses lie immediately behind the sandy beach of a sprawling stunning coastline, and is open to players all year round. The character of both courses is unique, and each tests the golfer in all aspects of shot making.
Waterville Golf Links
Waterville Golf Links are surrounded by sea, and test the mettle of some of the world’s best players. Over 100 years old, Waterville is impressively rated among the top 5 courses in Ireland and the top 20 links courses in the world. The course combines sand dunes, gorse and native grasses, firm fairways, sod faced bunkers and subtle putting surfaces all intertwined by the ever changing Irish weather. This one is a must for golf lovers.
Old Head Golf Links
The Old Head Golf Links, a world class gold course, is built on a 220 acre diamond of land jutting out over two miles into the Atlantic Ocean. The promontory is almost an island with numerous caves running beneath your feet as you play. Old Head is located at Kinsale, Co. Cork, approximately 1 and a half hours from Killarney. If you wish to stay nearer the golf course, our 5 star sister property, Hayfield Manor, is located in Cork city, 30 minutes from The Old Head Golf Links. Comprising of five par 5's, five par 3's and eight par 4's, the links provides a stern test to the touring pro and high handicapper alike. All 18 holes provide stunning ocean views.