Golf Holidays to North West of Ireland
This remote area has some of the Island’s hidden gems and somewhat over-looked courses. One such course is the Ballyliffin Golf Club which ranks in Irelands top 10 courses according to the PGA list - perfect for an Irish golf break. Click info tab for more.
Solis Lough Eske CastleThis magnificent Gaelic castle hotel sits in a privileged position and counts with ornamental stonework and an imposing 4-storey tower. This historical and landmark property sits at the foot of the fabled Blue Stack Mountains, near Lough Eske, where guests can escape into a luxurious world of relaxed elegance and extraordinary personal service. From the spa to the dining table to the beautifully appointed guestroom, this hotel provides a truly accommodating environment where staff dedication to the individual guest is thoughtful, reliable, consistent and complete. Superb service and superior amenities make every day at the hotel a perfect one. With stunning views amidst a wide-open space of unspoiled woodlands, the landscape is as magnificent as the hotel itself. The hotel is a premier destination for weddings, banquets and special meetings.MORE INFO
Clarion SligoNestled in an idyllic scenic location on the Atlantic coast, overlooked by the spectacular Benbulben Mountain, this upscale hotel exudes classic contemporary style complete with Elizabethan façade. Lying just 8 km from Sligo airport, 2.5 hours from Dublin and within a short stroll from the lively town of Sligo, this elegant property offers comfort and convenience to each individual guest. The ample and stylish rooms welcome visitors in light-filled and commodious surroundings designed with zest and guests' comfort in mind. Travellers may enjoy an excellent range of facilities including a choice of restaurants, where to savour sumptuous dishes and then sip a drink from the cosy bar. Those who wish to keep in fit may invigorate at the health and leisure centre or treat themselves to the relaxing treatments of the spa and children may let off steam at the kids' clubMORE INFO
Mount Falcon EstateThis country house hotel is one of the leading hotels in the region, located on the west bank of the River Moy, between Foxford and Ballina, in County Mayo, the most beautiful part of the west of Ireland. Ireland West Airport Knock is around 42 km away, Sligo Airport is about 73 km away and Galway airport is some 100 km away.This luxury country house hotel has 32 rooms and is a welcoming place. The estate enjoys more than 3 km of double bank salmon fishing on the River Moy, and the 100 acres of grounds have been redeveloped and landscaped to incorporate lakeside and woodland walks. Guests are welcomed in the lobby, which offers lift access to the upper floors. Guests can enjoy a drink in the pub and dine in the restaurant. Other services include conference rooms, and there is a car park for those arriving by car.The rooms are spacious with high ceilings, cornices, free standing furniture and are finished to the highest standard. The rooms feature soft and tranquil colours, reflecting the beauty of the woodlands outside each window. Many of the original features of the old house are carried through seamlessly into these rooms. All rooms are en suite and feature a shower, bath and hairdryer, as well as a direct dial telephone, satellite/cable TV and Internet access.The establishment has a leisure centre with a 17-metre indoor heated swimming pool, sauna, steam room, hot tub and fully equipped, air-conditioned gym with the very latest equipment. Spa and massage treatments (for an extra fee) are also available. Golf is available for a fee. Fans of the fairway can visit a nearby golf course some 22 km away.The Kitchen Restaurant, as its name suggests, is located where the original kitchen in the house used to be.MORE INFO
Sligo Park Hotel and Leisure CentreThis magnificent hotel is perched in Sligo and enjoys a reachable situation allowing visitors ease of access to the city centre and to enjoy a wide offer of local festivals and cultural events. This family-friendly establishment offers luminous and delightfully designed rooms, featuring crisp-white bed linens, rich fabrics, commodious furniture and cutting-edge amenities, provided to make guests as pleasant as possible. They may also dine on savoury Irish cuisine and seafood dishes served at the hotel's restaurant and then enjoy a drink from the bar, where to while away in the carefree atmosphere. Travellers may take a cooling dip in the indoor swimming pool or tone up at the fitness centre. Those more active may make use of the fitness centre and those staying for business purposes may make use of the functional conference room and then sip a cup of aromatic coffee from the coffee shop situated on the premises.MORE INFO
Diamond Coast HotelThis hotel is located in the Killala Bay area of County Sligo, in Ireland. The hotel boasts a prime setting, overlooking the Enniscrone championship golf course, dune lands and a sprawling stretch of golden beaches. Guests can enjoy a host of activities and attractions nearby. The hotel is situated just 14 km from Ballina, while Sligo town is 55 km away. This wonderful hotel offers luxury and style in a peaceful setting. The guest rooms are sumptuously designed, featuring modern conveniences for added comfort. This hotel offers a wonderful range of facilities, combined with a relaxing, homely ambience.MORE INFO
With its northern Donegal setting, Ballyliffin is on the exposed Atlantic coast providing the course with a dramatic backdrop, which is world renowned. Both Rosapenna and Portsalon links are again a major attraction, with their quality courseswith the latter being remodelled in 2000 by well-known course designer Pat Ruddy. The remote nature of this region should not put anyone off, it is internationally recognised that the local people are some of the most welcoming in the world, which is why people return year after year.