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Galway Golf Club

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Address: Blackrock | Salthill, Galway, Ireland
Phone Number: +353 91 522 033
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Description: 18 Hole Championship Golf Course overlooking world famous Galway Bay Buggy...
18 Hole Championship Golf Course overlooking world famous Galway Bay Buggy Hire Motorised Caddy Car Hire Pro - Shop Full bar and catering facilities Practice Area Short Game area Putting Green Dr. Alastair McKenzie designed course Course located on the Wild Atlantic Way
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We had dinner here last month because it was next to our B&B. I had a really delicious seafood bake and my husband had fish and prawns on pasta. Both dishes were absolutely... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 1, 2015
pandabear6
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Rochelle, Illinois
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Rochelle, Illinois
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74 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

We had dinner here last month because it was next to our B&B. I had a really delicious seafood bake and my husband had fish and prawns on pasta. Both dishes were absolutely delicious and had gigantic portions. We could have shared easily. Beautiful presentation too. Highly recommend.

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Galway, Ireland
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42 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

We had our dinner here. I had the pasta and chicken. It was nice but not outstanding. Lots of vegetables and potatoes served with the other dinners, keeping the hungry golfers happy.

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GM1Galway, General Manager at Galway Golf Club, responded to this review

Dear Trish 4217, Thank you for your review of your dining at Galway Club. We hope to see you in the club again soon. Kind regards, Dave Kelly General Manager More 

MA
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77 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

We had a rainy day but that actually really helped us enjoy the day. The course was empty so we took our time. NO CARTS so be ready for a long day of walking. The course is affordable, well maintained, and easily accessible from downtown Galway. Would go back.

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GM1Galway, General Manager at Galway Golf Club, responded to this review

Dear Bumpynen, Thank you for your review of the club. Please note that we do offer both cart and buggy hire on site. I was delighted to read that you rated us as affordable, well maintained, and easily accessible from down-town Galway. Hopefully we will see you again in Galway soon. Kind regards, Dave Kelly General Manager More 

Galway, Ireland
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143 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

Well on a fine day this is the place to best A testing links course First four holes beside the beach Then some magnificent views as you play the back nine looking across Galway bay We will return

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GM1Galway, General Manager at Galway Golf Club, responded to this review

Dear Nutime08, Thank you for your review of our club. We were delighted to read of your positive experience and we look forward to hopefully having you return. Kind regards Dave Kelly General Manager More 

sigogne
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71 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We don't play golf but we like to eat ;-). And so we tried the restaurant and we came back 2 days later. The interieur was very colorfull and having views over the golf course and putting green. The staff was very friendly and we had great dinners. The scallops (without black pudding because we don't like that) were very... More 

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GM1Galway, General Manager at Galway Golf Club, responded to this review

Dear Aubellefleur, Thank you for your review of your dining experience at Galway GC. I was delighted to read that you were impressed with both the food and service offering. Kind regards, Dave Kelly General Manager More 

Coventry, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Played here every year for past 5 years. What more can I say. Try Galway bay resort at Oranmore is even more spectacular. Try and go at end of July and participate in the open competitions and you will be charged at special rates. The Golf courses in Galway are great.

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GM1Galway, General Manager at Galway Golf Club, responded to this review

Dear PatrickM, Many thanks for your review. Delighted to read that you are a regular visitor to us - please do be sure to say hello personally next time. Of course I would disagree re: Galway Bay Resort but you might expect that (insert cheeky face here!). Kind regards, Dave Kelly General Manager More 

Galway, Ireland
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Galway Golf Club is a class above the rest and must be the best hidden gem in the country. The quality of fairways here are as good as greens on some other courses .Greens, ,Bunkers and even the rough are kept in pristine condition on a course that's tough but fair. The pace of play here is refreshingly brisk despite... More 

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GM1Galway, General Manager at Galway Golf Club, responded to this review

Dear Ioki2014, Thank you for your review of Galway Golf Club - high praise indeed. I will be sure to pass on your comments on the quality of the course to the grounds team. Our Course Rangers Michael & Cian work hard to keep the pace of play brisk and whilst we don't always achieve our goal it is nice... More 

West of Ireland
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41 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

This club is well worth a visit. A marvellous club house overlooking Galway Bay - top class bar with a Restaurant of very high quality food at reasonable prices. The 18 hole Golf Course is in magnificent condition with challenging holes on both nines. The green's are of a very high quality and beautifully maintained throughout. Overall a very welcoming... More 

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GM1Galway, General Manager at Galway Golf Club, responded to this review

Dear Seamus O, Many thanks for your review of your time spent at Galway Golf Club. We are delighted that you feel us "well worth a visit". I will be sure to pass on your comments to our bar and dining room staff and of course the greens staff also. We do hope to see you at the club again... More 

Groningen, The Netherlands
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61 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

When in the neighbourhood this is a golfcourse very worth while playing. Well maintained and can be challenging.

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GM1Galway, General Manager at Galway Golf Club, responded to this review

Dear rbrtbmw, Many thanks for your review and rating of our golf club. Kind regards, Dave Kelly General Manager More 

Galway
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30 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Course in great condition, well worth the money. Will definitely be back. Club house also very good with excellent food and service.

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GM1Galway, General Manager at Galway Golf Club, responded to this review

Dear Jarlethgalway, Thank you for your review of our course. I was delighted to read your comments on the standards which we attain both on the golfing and catering side. We look forward to welcoming you again at some future date. Kind regards, Dave Kelly, General Manager More 

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Additional Information about Galway Golf Club

Address: Address: Blackrock | Salthill, Galway, Ireland
Phone Number: +353 91 522 033
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 12:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 12:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 12:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 12:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 12:00 pm

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