Ireland Golf B&Bs

August 20, 2010 at 11:55 am Leave a comment

Old Head Golf Links in Kinsale, Co. CorkStunning coastal scenery, green and rolling countryside, crumbling medieval castles and elegant country houses are just a few of the reasons why Ireland is top of the list for golf holidays. The Emerald Isle is home to nearly 400 golf clubs  boasting some of the best courses in the world. Here at, we’ve come up with a selection of Ireland’s best-loved courses, as well as recommendations for some of our favourite B&Bs nearby, to help you plan your golf holiday in Ireland.

Portmarnock Golf Club, Co. Dublin

Portmarnock Golf ClubFirst opened in 1894, the historic Portmarnock Golf Course is consistently appears among the top courses in the world. Situated just 10 miles from Dublin city centre, the low sand dunes, green hollows and long valleys of the peninsula were originally home to the private golf course of the Jameson family, and have since played host to no less than 75 championships.

Facilities: Clubhouse • Restaurant • Pro shop

Competitions: Irish Open: 1927 (first ever tournament), 1937, 1946, 1948, 1976-83, 1986-90 • Walker Cup: 1991 • Canada Cup: 1960

Almanii Bed and Breakfast, Dublin

Almanii Bed and Breakfast, DublinHosts Mary and Padraig O’Leary welcome guests to Almanii, a homely B&B set in a convenient location close to Dublin International Airport and just 20 minutes from Portmarnock Golf Club. Well appointed twins, doubles and triples are available, each equipped with en-suite bathrooms and televisions. The leafy residential area provides the perfect setting for a peaceful and relaxing stay, while a short drive brings you to Dublin city centre itself.

Book Ireland Golf B&B Almanii Bed and Breakfast in Dublin

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