Golf Holidays to Dublin, Ireland
This area encompasses Ireland’s capital city, Dublin and provides the golfer with a choice of top quality links or parkland courses. The top championship courses in this area are household names such as; The Island, Portmarnock, The K Club and Druid’s Glen. Click info tab for more.
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Druids Glen Resort is a luxurious golf and spa complex which features two Championship Courses. Located half an hour from the centre of Dublin, Druids Glen offers a peaceful and tranquil environment in which to escape from life for a while.
The Spa at Druids Glen offers just about every treatment that you can imagine along with relaxation rooms and a beautiful indoor swimming pool. Guests can choose to dine in one of two great restaurants which have been awarded with AA Rosettes for the quality and presentation of the food served.
All of the bedrooms at Druids Glen are spacious and have been beautifully designed and are equipped with super comfortable beds and all of the mod-cons that you would expect from a 5* hotel.
Golfers are in for a real treat. The Druids Glen Course is regarded as one of the best Parkland Courses in Ireland, has stage four Irish Open's and the condition is so good that it has often been described as the 'Augusta of Europe'.
The Druids Heath Course is also a joy to play with views of the mountains the sea and the Irish Countryside. Its quality is also emphasised by the fact that it played host to the 2006 Irish PGA Championships.
The Shelbourne Hotel DublinThe hotel is located on St Stephen's Green in central Dublin with the best of Dublin on its doorstep. Guests can explore the designer boutiques and famous department stores around Grafton Street. They can also follow in the footsteps of Oscar Wilde and Samuel Beckett and visit Trinity. The establishment is a timeless landmark in the heart of Dublin city centre overlooking the magnificent St. Stephens Green, only 30 minutes from Dublin Airport. Guests of suites and Heritage guest rooms can enjoy exclusive access to the Heritage Club Lounge offering complimentary food presentations daily.Each room is fully-equipped and feature floating feather bed and elegant marble bathrooms.There is an indoor swimming pool and a SPA. Guests are also invited to make use of the gym.The hotel offers a superb choice of restaurants and lounges serving breakfast, lunch and dinner daily.MORE INFO
Hilton Dublin KilmainhamIdeally situated in the heart of historic Dublin city and built overlooking the historic Kilmainham Gaol Museum and surrounded by some of Ireland's most famous attractions, such as the Guinness Storehouse, Dublin Zoo and Old Jameson Distillery, this upscale hotel enjoys easy access to the city's sites. Guests may retire to a spacious room and enjoy modern amenities in stylish surroundings. Some units feature stunning city views. Secure underground parking and 24-hour room service are also available to guests. This central Dublin hotel boasts a leisure centre including a hydrotherapy pool, sauna, steam room and fully equipped gym. Patrons may savor delicious Irish cuisine at signature restaurant or unwind with a whisky or drink in traditional bar and terrace. Ideal for corporate meetings, seminars or conferences, the modern meeting rooms can sit up to 150 people and are filled with natural daylight from floor-to-ceiling windows.MORE INFO
Citywest Hotel Conference, Leisure & Golf ResortAffording a peaceful location in rural County Dublin, this resort incorporates a magnificent golf course designed by Christy O' Connor. The centre of Dublin is around 15 km away and it is approximately 20 km to the airport. This impressive hotel offers a hairdressing salon and a conference centre. Among the facilities are a lobby with a 24-hour reception desk, safes and lifts. An array of culinary offerings may be enjoyed in the lively bars and restaurants, which range from traditional Irish cuisine to Asian dishes. The bars are renowned for the best pint of Guinness and a rare collection of both Irish and Scottish single malt whiskeys is held there. Each of the rooms features an en suite bathroom with a hairdryer and a perfectly-furnished living area with a double or king-size bed.MORE INFO
Carton House Hotel, Golf and SpaThis hotel boasts a spectacular setting in Ireland, lying just 22.5 km away from Dublin City Centre. This hotel is set amidst an area of sublime natural beauty, immersing visitors in peace and serenity. Guests will find themselves just a short driving distance away from a number of attractions in the area. Dublin Airport is conveniently located just a 30 minutes' driving distance from the hotel. This wonderful hotel is one of Ireland's most historical Palladian houses. The hotel comprises superbly-designed guest rooms, which feature lavish furnishings and modern conveniences. The hotel features 2 world-class championship golf courses. Guests can indulge in the ultimate rejuvenation and invigoration in the spa.MORE INFO
Roganstown Hotel & Country ClubRoganstown Hotel & Country Club 4 Star Hotel enjoys all the convenience of an airport hotel, yet located in countryside approx 8mins from the main Terminal Building at Dublin Airport A shuttle bus operates to/from the airport daily from 7am – 11pm The hotel comprises of 52 modern bedrooms most with King Size beds, Restaurants, Bars, Full Leisure club to include pool, steam room, sauna, Jacuzzi & gym. The hotel also has two 18 Hole golf courses on site giving guests the opportunity to play either ‘Roganstown Championship Golf course’ or ‘Swords Open’ at special rates Meeting rooms available from 10 – 250 and WiFi/Intranet free through-out the hotel This hotel ideally suits the business traveller & leisure guest alike.MORE INFO
The choice of courses leaves this destination as one of the leading regions in Europe for golf breaks accommodating all styles of golfers. The courses in this area have held numerous Irish Opens, particular mention should be made of the K Club which held the Ryder Cup in 2006. Many of the courses are in the PGA top 100 courses in the British Isles with some featuring in the world’s top 100 such as Portmarnock. Carton House Golf Club is the ideal course for a beginner or simply someone looking to improve their game as this course has the leading teaching facility on the island. The heart of the Irish countryside with its picturesque and iconic ‘green field’ look, this area is quintessential Ireland. Along with the rest of Ireland, quality courses are in an abundance. Some of the biggest names in golf have helped to promote this area as one of the premier locations on the island and the British Isles. The late Seve Ballesteros helped to design and Christy O’Connell Jnr helped to construct the Heritage golf course at Glasson which is one of the premier courses in the region. The east of Ireland, is a good base for a golfing trip as it is in close reach of Dublin and other key tourist areas in Ireland. More noteworthy courses in the area include; Faithlegge and Mount Juliet – both are set in mature estates and have gained appreciation from golfer Tom Watson, the latter course held the Irish Open for 3 consecutive years in the mid-nineties. The close proximity of all these courses to Dublin mean your golf holiday can extend to experiencing the unique Irish culture with the capital city being one of the most vibrant and lively cities in Europe, with its traditional music and historic cobbled streets.