Great links and parkland courses: Clare and the Shannon Region has 25 top quality golf courses from world-rated championship links to mature parkland courses. Lahinch and Doonbeg are the better know links course, while Adare Manor and Dromoland are the best known golf course.
However there are many other quality courses which offer a superb challenge and great value golf.. Most courses are open year-round.
Lahinch Golf Club was established in 1892, the Lahinch Old Course is frequently referred to as the 'Saint Andrews of Ireland' as it looks out on the ever changing Atlantic Ocean, and is subject to all her mood swings. It has an abundance of exceptional golf holes, where the natural terrain is utilized to optimum advantage. It hosts the south of Ireland Amateur Golf Championship annually and should be on every golfers itinerary.
Doonbeg Golf Club was designed by British Open champion Greg Norman, is situated on a truly remarkable site near the tiny parish of Doonbeg in County Clare. The course, a true links that will test a golfer's skill and mettle, has won accolades from golfers and media worldwide. Telephone +353 65 9055602