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The Island Golf Club

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Donabate
County Dublin
Ireland
Phone(s): +353 (0) 1 843 6205
Fax: +353 (0) 1 843 6860
Website: www.theislandgolfclub.com
The Island GC: hole #16

Description

As its name implies, the Island Golf Club is surrounded by water and from the club's opening in 1890 to as recently as 1973, it could only be accessed by boat. It is bordered by the Broadmeadow Estuary, Donabate Beach, and the Irish Sea. Despite its proximity to Dublin, the enormous dunes, some of the highest in Ireland, that are scattered throughout the golf course give it an enclosed, almost secluded, feel. The no-frills links layout blends seamlessly with the rugged natural terrain. The course's signature hole is the 13th, which is a lengthier par 3 at 220 yards. Golfers can use the bailout option just short of the green to the left but the more daring will take on the beach and hope for the best.

 
Type Public
Style Parkland
Holes 18
Architect(s)
Year built 1890
Guest Policy Welcomed
Golf Season Year round
Driving Range Available Yes
Putting Green Available Yes
Rental Carts Available Yes
Rental Trolleys Yes
Caddies Yes
Rental Clubs Available Yes
Pro Shop Yes
Pro Available Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Tee Times Welcomed Yes
Price Range Weekdays EUR 55 - EUR 105
Price Range Weekends EUR 55 - EUR 135
Credit Cards Accepted Visa, Delta, Mastercard, Maestro, Laser
Other facilities Bar, Restaurant, Lounge, Clubhouse

Scorecard

Tee Par Length Slope Rating
White 71 6312 yd. 0 0
Green 71 5962 yd. 0 0
Red 75 5444 yd. 0 0

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County Kildare Golf Package
Dates: June 1, 2014 - December 31, 2014
Experience the thrill of competition at The K Club. Golfers will enjoy overnight accommodation with Full Irish Breakfast, a Four Course Evening Meal in The River Room Restaurant & one round of golf on one of our Championship Courses. The choice is yours.
Price range: $350
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