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Old Head Golf Links

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Address: Kinsale, Ireland
Phone Number: 353 021 477 8444
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Activities: Golfing, Dining
Description: Ruggedly beautiful golf course overlooking the Celtic Sea.

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Old Head Golf Links - It Does Not Get Any Better!

Old Head Golf Links - It Does Not Get Any Better! I played Old Head Golf Links on a beautiful Irish day with the sun shining and a light breeze off the Irish sea. I have had the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Scottsdale, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Old Head Golf Links - It Does Not Get Any Better! I played Old Head Golf Links on a beautiful Irish day with the sun shining and a light breeze off the Irish sea. I have had the privilege to play many of the worlds great golf courses including Pebble Beach, Whistling Straights, Bandon Dunes, The Old Course and many... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

I would say that the Old Head Golf Links could possibly be the greatest golfing experience of my life. The views were spectacular and golf even better even though you need to take a few additional balls on the course with you than you would normally. Great service and food in the club house

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

I was completely blown away by this course. I was a passenger in the golf cart while my husband played the course. i have never seen such spectacular scenery on any other course - the cliffs and the wild sea below make for an amazing sight. My husband said the course was tough but very enjoyable and challenging. Very expensive... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Once the fog burned off the views were amazing. Tough but enjoyable track. A couple of holes gave me problems due to my fear of heights and they ran right along sheer cliffs. Wobbly knees don't help a golf swing. Everyone in our group enjoyed the course.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

While staying in Kinsale, we took a 15-20 minute drive to Old Head. Here, we walked along the beautiful peninsula and then viewed the landscape from the newly renovated signal tower closer inland. The links are for golf members only and views of the lighthouse are not accessible. This was a great little jaunt to take of an evening for... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Played here on June 13th. Had great weather and the course is incredible. Views are as stunning as Pebble Beach. Course is difficult but playable. Plays more like an American golf course than a true links course. Not cheap but worth at least one time for any avid golfer.

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Belfast
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

This was a brilliant golfing experience from start to finish. The staff, the facilities and condition of the course were superb. The sun shone and with light winds it was not the most difficult course but certainly the most spectacular! Stunning views. Go there and just do it!

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Merritt Island, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Played here for the first time yesterday with my father (78yr old). This will probably be dad's last trip to golf overseas and I don't think it could have been better. Dad took a cart and I walked. The views were absolutely stunning! The caddie Curly Joe was a really cool guy. The course itself is not super hard if... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Course was superb but is highly priced at 230 per head .. it is value at that price BUT the management have to do something about allowing basically non golfers out with golfers .. we both play very competitive golf and were put out with a very nice couple from the states who were quite elderly and basically could not... More 

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Gloucester, MA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

It would be almost impossible to design a golf course that meets the expectation of the views at Old Head. Play the course, stay away from the edges where they have signs, but never forget to look around. This must be what heaven is like (ok I'm of Irish decent). The golf course is fun and playable, until the wind... More 

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Address: Address: Kinsale, Ireland
Phone Number: 353 021 477 8444
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Kinsale

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