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Golf on the Links of Ireland

  • 204 Pages
  • 4.53 MB
  • English
Xlibris Corporation
Golf, Travel, Travel - General, Ireland, General, Travel / Ge
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL8511648M
ISBN 101425705502
ISBN 139781425705503

Tom Coyne is the author of A Course Called Ireland and A Course Called the Kingdom. He is also author of the novel A Gentleman’s Game and cowriter of the screenplay for the novel’s film version, which starred Dylan Baker and Gary Sinise.

He is a contributor to Golf Magazine and teaches creative writing at St. Joseph’s University/5(). Experience the Dingle Peninsula's only 18 hole links course. 10 km from Dingle town, on the Wild Atlantic Way.

Nestled on the edge of Ireland's dramatic south-west coastline, Dingle Golf Links is a special place to play. Situated in a cauldron of breathtaking beauty that was carved out of the rock in West Kerry. Save over $ on the cost of booking each individually, and play the absolute best of Ireland’s west.

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Carne in North Mayo on the West Coast of Ireland lies in magnificent unspoiled sand dunes overlooking Blacksod Bay and the wild Atlantic Ocean near the town of Belmullet.

Discover Erris in North Mayo, an area that is famed the world over for its golf. One of Ireland’s Oldest Golf Links Courses. With majestic views of the Wild Atlantic Ocean and the nearby Reeks mountain range, which is home to the highest mountain in Ireland, Dooks Golf Links offers a visual feast of scenery at the edge of Dingle Bay as well as a technical challenge for all golfers.

“One of the best kept secrets in Irish. 27 holes, yards. Links. The Portmarnock Golf Links was designed by legendary golf professional Bernhard Langer, who made full use of the stunning acre natural landscape he had at his disposal. Opened for play inthe Links course borders the famous Portmarnock Golf Club, although both courses are separately run.

Golf Links House is a family run guest house and award winning restaurant situated in the picturesque seaside town of Newcastle, County Down. We have been providing that ‘home from home’ atmosphere sinceto both local visitors and holidaymakers from as far afield as Australia and USA.

We are located 10 minutes walking distance from the centre of Newcastle where the stunning. The proshop has everything you need from golf carts, rental clubs, tuition and all top clothing brands.

With many wonderful beaches, pony trekking, walking, hiking and biking available nearby Connemara Golf Links has a lot to offer not only the experienced golfer but any visitor looking for unique adventures.

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Ireland H ighlights. Ireland golf packages and vacations designed by Hidden Links deliver the ultimate Ireland golfing experience. Although not the “home” of golf, many would agree that the soul of the game lies here on the Emerald Isle, perhaps in the cemetery next to the first tee at Ballybunion.

Corballis Links Golf Club is located just 20 minutes north of Dublin and is Ireland’s only public course. The course was designed by renowned architect Ron Kirby and while one of the shortest you’re likely to play, it still offers an exciting links challenge for golfers of all abilities.5/ If you're considering reading A Course Called Ireland, Paper Tiger, or Gentleman's Game, here is what you need to know: Tom Coyne studied writing at Notre Dame and attempted to play on their golf team - turned out he was better at writing, proven by his first book - A Gentleman's Game, turned into a movie starring Gary Sinise, Phillip Baker Hall, and Mason Gamble.

Castlegregory is a superb links golf course situated between the scenic Lough Gill and Brandon Bay, at Stradbally, near Tralee, Co. Kerry. The magical colours of Mount Brandon act as a magnificent backdrop to this yard par 68 nine-hole tranquil setting, combined with the excellent use of natural features ensure that Castlegregory provides golfers with an enjoyable but testing.

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Dublin, capital of the Republic of Ireland, is on Ireland’s east coast at the mouth of the River Liffey. Its historic buildings include Dublin Castle, dating to the 13th century, and imposing St Patrick’s Cathedral, founded in City parks include landscaped St Stephen’s Green and.

Ireland golf courses in general are outstanding and can be found in a variety of settings – but to find a golf experience easily accessible from the cultural candor of the city, golf courses near Dublin are the locations to seek. Also, to really understand the fabric of this bustling city, winding down post-round in Dublin's establishments is /10(14).

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We’ll even let you know about secret offers and sales when you sign up to our emails/10(). Ireland Golf Links, a Limerick Travel Company specialises in planning and arranging the best golf in Ireland, home of world famous golf links such as Royal County Down, Portmarnock, Lahinch and Ballybunion, described by Tom Watson as "the best in the world.".

Golf Courses in Ireland golf courses The major achievements of Ireland’s leading European Tour players Darren Clarke, Rory McIlroy, Graeme McDowell and Padraig Harrington having brought home a host of major tournament wins to the Emerald Isle over the years so it’s never a better time for you to “Discover Golfing in Ireland”.

Links of Heaven: A Complete Guide to Golf Journeys in Ireland by Richard Phinney and Scott Whitley The book was first published inand. When looking to experience Northwest Ireland golf, it's easy to see why golf courses near Galway are an effortless Dublin and Cork, this is the third-largest city on the Emerald Isle – and one full of character at that.

You can't ask for a more authentic Irish golf experience than by not only playing on Irish land, but on land crafted and cared for by Irish golf legend Christy. Less than1% of all the Golf courses in the world are 'TRUE LINKS'.

85% of these geological rarities are located in Britain and Ireland. Waterville Golf Links is No. 1 in Ireland, while Royal County Down is No.

1 in neighboring northern Ireland.

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“ The course and facilities were amazing and the staff made the experience an exceptional one. Golf at Portmarnock Hotel & Golf Links.

The championship golf course at Portmarnock Hotel & Golf Links was designed by the great Bernhard Langer, who used the natural landscape to create a true golfing masterpiece in the acres of quality links terrain that was at his disposal. Portmarnock Links. 18 holes, 71 par, yards. Links.

Book a luxury self catering cottage for the perfect family break. Luxury accommodations, breathtaking views, and unparalleled service await you at Trump International Golf Links & Hotel Doonbeg.

Set against a spectacular backdrop of rugged landscape and shimmering sea waves, Trump Doonbeg offers a haven to golf enthusiasts, city-escapees Location: Doughmore Bay, Co.

Clare. Book a Tee Time Please allow 24 hours for tee time confirmations. Upon accepting a reservation request, a confirmation will be sent via e-mail to the client. Full payment is required to secure your reservation.

American Express, Visa, Bank transfers or corporate cheques are acceptable along with a completed reservation form (visitors name. Great links course with great holes and beautiful views Can’t miss playing here if you are in the area New club house lovely for a beer on the balcony soaking up more sunshine.

Ring of Kerry, Waterville, Ireland. + 66 Improve This Listing. Improve This Listing. Improve This Listing. Thank you. Tripadvisor has been notified.5/5(). Tucked away in a quiet corner of ‘The Velvet Strand’, one of Ireland’s most stunning stretches of uninterrupted coastline - the historic Portmarnock Hotel & Golf Links, once the family home of the Jameson Dynasty, has been entirely reimagined to complement a breathtaking seaside location and to accommodate the busy, modern guest, just 15 minutes from Dublin International Airport.

The world renowned hole championship course at Trump International Golf Links & Hotel™ Doonbeg, spans miles of crescent shaped beach and century old sand dunes along Doughmore Bay. The County Clare, Ireland golf course was officially opened in and immediately earned the prestigious title of Golf Digest's Best New International on: Doonbeg,#N#Co.

Clare,#N#Ireland. Gallery Golf links Hotel Portrush. The Golflinks Hotel is the perfect destination for your visit to Northern Ireland’s North Coast. Located adjacent to Royal Portrush Golf Course boasting some stunning views across the Golf Course and the Causeway Coastal Route.

A dangerous Golf course I was looking forward to my return to Corballis after a gap of c 20 years, and I had good memories. But I was very disappointed with the course, there are some really good holes, but it’s incredibly dangerous with a cris cross of joint fairways one a good few holes I nearly had 4/5(28).

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The 19th hole is the inevitable ending point to a day's golfing on the island of Ireland and the social scene is legendary.

The caddy craft. Caddies are often the unsung heroes of Irish golf. Thankfully, skilled experts are in plentiful supply around the island of Ireland. The missing links. The whisper among golfers about easy access to. Welcome To Hidden Links® Once upon a time in this greatest of all games, golfers traveled across oceans to two enchanted islands, and the magic that awaited at destinations like the Old Course at St.

Andrews in Scotland, and Ballybunion Golf Club in County Kerry,the welcome was great, the courses uncrowded, and the golf beyond their wildest imagination.Ireland Links Golf Tours, Killarney. likes 30 talking about this.

We specialize in providing golf tours to Ireland. “We get Golf” click on and start planning Followers: Golf’s big names have designed in Ireland. Take County Clare’s Trump Doonbeg International Golf Links: Greg Norman was a brave man to have challenged his skill to create such a prized course just minutes from the Dr Alister MacKenzie-built Lahinch.

Then there’s Jack Nicklaus’ Kilkenny parkland, Mount Juliet, a constantly ranked must-play.