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Galway Golf Club

Blackrock | Salthill, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 522 033
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Ranked #24 of 73 Activities in Galway
Type: Golf Courses, Sports
Owner description: 18 Hole Championship Golf Course overlooking world famous Galway Bay Buggy Hire Motorised Caddy Car...
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Type: Golf Courses, Sports
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 12:00 pm
Owner description: 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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MA
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45 reviews 45 reviews
13 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 NEW

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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Galway, Ireland
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107 reviews 107 reviews
9 attraction reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

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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sigogne
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52 reviews 52 reviews
18 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 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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Coventry, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 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
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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37 reviews 37 reviews
12 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 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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47 reviews 47 reviews
10 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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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29 reviews 29 reviews
5 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 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 

Massachusetts
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343 reviews 343 reviews
63 attraction reviews
163 helpful votes 163 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

The proprietor of our B&B in Salthill suggested the Galway Golf Club restaurant, down the street, as a relaxing, cost effective, alternative to downtown Galway. You don't need to be a member of the golf club to eat here (and you don't need to play golf here either), but there's free parking, and the view of Galway Bay from the... More 

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

Dear MassCouple2, Thank you very much for your review of your dining experience @ our Club. I was pleased to read that you enjoyed your time spent with us and that you enjoyed the fantastic views over the Bay. We hope to welcome you again at some future date. Kind regards, Dave Kelly General Manager More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

We were advised to go here for a meal by the hostess of the bed and breakfast we were staying in and I must say we were glad for the suggestion, it turned out to be one of the best meals of out trip, and we never would have thought to go here on our own. Not only was the... More 

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

Dear JessicaN, Many thanks for your feedback on your recent visit to Galway Golf Club. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your dining experience so much with us and that you found the staff so friendly. We are fortunate to have a great team of people serving our members and guests alike and it is great that their... More 

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