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Address: | Corballis, Donabate, Ireland
Phone Number: 353 01 8436205
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Activities: Golfing
Description: One of the Oldest and Highest ranked Links Golf Courses in Ireland. A True...
One of the Oldest and Highest ranked Links Golf Courses in Ireland. A True Links Golf Expreience.
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Great challenge

The course is really spectacular and a real challenge. Large dunes, narrow fairways, fast greens and great views. We played on a windy day which makes it even more challenging. A... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 8, 2015
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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

The course is really spectacular and a real challenge. Large dunes, narrow fairways, fast greens and great views. We played on a windy day which makes it even more challenging. A real Links course which we enjoyed very much. Staff is very friendly, specially the Assistant Pto Brendan Walton was a great help: A must play if you are in... More 

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ontheroadagn7
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

I try to play the Island GC when I get to Dublin. It had been a few years. I couldn't believe how much better the conditions were when I played last month. Don't get me wrong, it was great before and now it is nothing short of spectacular! Friendly pro shop staff, good service in the restaurant/bar, and the members... More 

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Cathy M, Front Office Manager at The Island Golf Club, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review! We hope to keep getting better and better for your next visit! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Well what can I say about this place. It is just quite incredible! Every hole is a challenge. There are some absolutely fantastic views as you go around the course that are breathtaking! For any standard of golfer this is a must play!

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Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The Island Golf Club, just north of Dublin, is a fantastic track set along the coast. It is a classic Irish Links golf course and one of the best you will ever play. We played it as our last course before returning to the States and loved every shot. It has fair holes (none are easy) and interesting holes and... More 

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Lansdale Pa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Visited here about 20 years ago, but we were driven off by bad weather. We put it on our schedule this time and WOW! This may be the best Links on the East Coast of Ireland. The Course as I remember it from our first visit has improved the playing surfaces 300%. The routing and the variety of shot making... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Played here a couple of weeks back. This was our last course on a week long golf vacation on the east coast of Ireland. The sand dunes are huge and the ocean views are everywhere. Course was in great condition and the greens were the best on the trip. The 14th hole has the narrowest fairway we had ever seen!... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

This was the first stop in a family golf trip. We had two caddies reserved and there were none. The Professional was very nice but his assistant that checked us in was not forthcoming with general information about the club house and driving range card needs, etc. This is an opportunity for the Pro to train his staff. The golf... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

On the week of the 22nd of July I attended as Captain of the Munster Senior Golf team for the Interprovincial Championships. I have never been there before. On approach to this golf club you can see that you are in genuine Links Country. As the days went bye and the Competitions progressed I came to like the place even... More 

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ontheroadagn7
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Played it about three years ago. It was great then and just when you think you can't improve on perfection they managed to do it? Looks like they are paying closer attention to detail in taking care of the course. Looks like the bar area and clubhouse were spiffed up, too. If you want a true test of links golf... More 

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Waterford
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

For some strange reason I had never played the Island over the years. It is quite simply one of the finest links courses in Ireland. For the most part, each hole is individually framed by the high dunes, and the undulations of the fairway challenge your lies in the way the best courses should. I highly recommend it not to... More 

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Address: Address: | Corballis, Donabate, Ireland
Phone Number: 353 01 8436205
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Donabate

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