Golf

Lahinch Golf Club

Founded in 1892 by officials of Limerick Golf Club Alexander W. Shaw and Richard J. Plummer, they laid out an 18-hole course, the original course had ten holes on each side of the road. It has often been described as the “St. Andrew’s” of Ireland.

Lahinch Golf Club will host the 2019 Dubai Duty Free Irish Open which will be played from 4-7 July and will be hosted by Paul McGinley.

Doonbeg Golf Club

Just a fifteen-minute drive from Spanish Point House is Trump Doonbeg Golf Links which has recently been redesigned by Dr. Martin Hawtree and it offers spectacular golfing surrounded by breathtaking scenery. www.trumpgolfireland.com

Dromoland Castle

Dromoland Castle hosts a very enjoyable 18 holes the lush rolling tree-lined landscape that drains into Dromoland Lough with the Castle as a backdrop. www.dromolandgolf.com

Spanish Point Golf Links

Opened in 1896, Spanish Point Golf Links is a mature and beautiful classic 9 Hole links course which covers an area of over 5,000 yards for 18 Holes (par 68). Overlooking the beach at Spanish Point and just a 5 minute walk from Red Cliff Lodge , this challenging links offers stunning views of the West Coast and Wild Atlantic. Visitors, societies and groups are most throughout the year and prior booking is recommended. For more information and contact details, visit www.spanishpointgolfing.com

Ballybunion Golf Club

There is also the world famous links of Ballybunion Golf Club in County Kerry to be considered – regarded as one of the top ten golf courses in the world! A regular ferry from Killimer, Co.Clare crosses to Tarbert, Co. Kerry, and the crossing takes approximately 20 minutes. Spanish Point House to Killimer car ferry is approximately a 35-minute drive. www.ballybuniongolfclub.ie