Golf Vacations Ireland South West
The south west is extremely popular for Golf Packages in Ireland with Ballybunion Old Links, Tralee, Waterville, Lahinch, Doonbeg and Old Head amongst the most popular courses.
Ballybunion Old Links is the most popular golf course in Ireland for visiting golfers and the sister course, Ballybunion Cashen should not be missed if playing the Old Links.
Tralee is very close and Waterville Golf Links is not far away on the wonderful coastline of the Ring of Kerry.
Old Head is a newer course and situated in the far south on the promontory at Kinsale which is the gourmet capital of Ireland; The spectacular setting of this golf links is well worth the visit.
Lahinch and Doonbeg are north of Ballybunion, over the Shannon estuary Lahinch is a classic Links and one of the oldest in Ireland. Just south of Lahinch is the Greg Norman designed Doonbeg with its spectacular mountainous sand dunes. The course was opened in 2001 and is quickly becoming one of the most popular venues in the area.
Some of the more popular parkland courses, if you wish a break from the punishing links are Mount Juliet, the K Club and Druids Glen. The K Club in Kildare was host to the Ryder Cup in 2006.
Why not let Golf Vacations UK organise your trip to Ireland or why not couple this with a trip to involve Ireland and Scotland, England or Wales. Ireland has more to offer than just golf, with many places of interest and spectacular scenery.