Golfing in Clare
Kilkee Golf Club
Kilkee golf club is a challenging 18-hole course situated on the cliffs of west Clare. It has merged the old and the new into a beautiful course. The course is part link, part cliff-top and boasts impressive views of the Atlantic Ocean. Players of all levels will enjoy this course and each of its distinctive holes. The course is situated close to Kilkee which is a popular seaside resort and attracts many visitors. The course is a Par 70.
Kilrush Golf Club
This newly designed course is situated just half a mile outside the town of Kilrush. The course is a delight to play and features beautiful terrain. The use of the natural terrain combined with water, trees and bunkers makes this course challenging but also a pleasure to play. This remarkable course has some very touch holes such as the 9th par 3 which has its green protected on 3 sides by unforgiving water. The course is a Par 70.
Spanish Point Golf Club
Spanish Point golf course is a beautiful 9 hole links course located 3 miles from Milltown Malbay. The course over looks Spanish Point beach and offers impressive views of the Atlantic Ocean. This course is renowned for the strong gusts of wind that surround this course. A tip to consider when playing this course is always keep in mind the direction of the wind. The course presents a challenge for different player handicaps and is also an enjoyable experience. The course is Par 68.
Lahinch Golf Club
The course was originally designed by Old Tom Morris in 1893. It was later remodelled which saw the introduction of tiered greens which is a feature that is seen throughout the course. Lahinch has 2 courses and is considered one of the finest links courses in the world. The course offers an undoubtful challenge for even the best of players. This course is a true test of skill. Every hole is named offers spectacular views of the town, beach and waves. Many pros have had the pleasure of playing this course and praised its design and true test of skill.
Trump International Golf Links
Designed by the legend that is Greg Norman, this masterpiece started out with a struggle to be created but after years of planning and development it opened and a week after opening hosted the Palmer Cup. This is one of the finest courses in the world and also one of the toughest with its famous unforgiving pot bunkers. The course leaves players in awe due to its severity and many a player has walked away defeated by the course. The course has won many awards and was recently voted the No. 24 golf course in Ireland. The course is a Par 72.