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Phone Number: 353 066 9768205
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Played Dooks as part of a three round Shamrock Pass deal (Dooks, Killarney and Caen Sibeal) Have to say, Dooks was by far our favorite. True links golf, and we were extremely glad... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 23, 2015
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Corner Brook, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015 via mobile

Played Dooks as part of a three round Shamrock Pass deal (Dooks, Killarney and Caen Sibeal) Have to say, Dooks was by far our favorite. True links golf, and we were extremely glad there wasn't a draft of wind that day. Greens were immaculate and very challenging. Views were beautiful and pace of play was just right.

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Highlands, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

I played Dooks on our way from Killarney to Waterville on an extremely windy day, but I enjoyed it very much. The forward tees for men were the right length for my 73 year old game at just 6,000 yards. The restaurant and bar were perfect for my wife who spent her time reading a book and having tea while... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

While Dooks isn't of the same class as out links courses in the area it is none the less an enjoyable round of golf. The caddies were good and knowledgeable about the course. Younger than usual but members that knew the track. I recommend you give Dooks a try. You'll be pleased.

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Dooks_Manager, Manager at Dooks Golf Club, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed your visit to Dooks Golf Club and the experience of playing our links course, which we are very proud of. We look forward to seeing you back in Dooks in the future. More 

Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

We retained a caddie who showed the ins and outs of this beautiful and rugged course. There were terrific views on each hole. The golfers all around us were very pleasant as well.

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Dooks_Manager, Manager at Dooks Golf Club, responded to this review

Delighted you enjoyed you visit to Dooks. The course is challenging and the scenery is great. We take pride in welcoming our visitors and look forward to seeing you back here in Dooks in the not to distant future. Thanks for your review. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015 via mobile

we were completely soaked (rain and wind) but more than happy to have played this links. Great scenery, challenging greens. Very nice people in the pro shop and at the bar. An unforgettable experience!

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Dooks_Manager, Manager at Dooks Golf Club, responded to this review

Apologies about the weather but glad you enjoyed yourself. The greens can look easier than the play. Delighted you found our Staff friendly, we known locally as "friendly Dooks". Hope to see you back here in Dooks in the future. More 

Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015 via mobile

Husband and I played a round here and I wish we had played 2. Incredibly difficult greens (is there a single flat surface on those?;), great and well maintained fairways and beautiful views. We loved our early morning round on this true links course and compared to the silly greenfees charged by waterville, this place is a bargain and the... More 

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Dooks_Manager, Manager at Dooks Golf Club, responded to this review

Hi, Thanks so much for your wonderful review of Dooks. We are very proud of our course & club and so are delighted you enjoyed your time here. The greens are certainly not be underestimated and the views are amazing !!! We look forward to welcoming you both back to Dooks in the near future. More 

Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 via mobile

A truly great course: stunning views over the bay and the nearby hills and cliffs from almost every hole, challengingly small and unforgiving greens, lovely wild life with bunnies hopping over the fairways everywhere, great pace of play. And all this at a ridiculously low 55 EUR! We played Waterville two days before at 170 EUR and would rather play... More 

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Dooks_Manager, Manager at Dooks Golf Club, responded to this review

Hi Timmie, Thanks so much for your wonderful review and we are delighted you enjoyed your golf and time at Dooks. We hope to see you back here very soon. More 

Surrey, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Went to Dooks GC last week, lovely course in beautiful location. Friendly reception by staff. Have played many links courses & I consider this is a good one. Unfortunately, our round was spoiled by taking 5.25 hours thanks to a group of our American cousins in front. Their caddy advising on club selection, lining up putts, etc. didn't help with... More 

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Dooks_Manager, Manager at Dooks Golf Club, responded to this review

Hi Jonathan, Thanks for taking the time to review Dooks so positively. It was a pity your round took so long as this is generally not the case here at Dooks. Hopefully when you return you will get to play it at a quicker pace. We are delighted you enjoyed the day at Dooks despite this. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

We really liked the true links layout of the course, and the members and staff were all very friendly. We golfed here twice in one week and had a wonderful time both days. The restaurant is also quite nice.

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Dooks_Manager, Manager at Dooks Golf Club, responded to this review

Hi, Apologies for not responding to your wonderful review sooner. We are delighted you enjoyed both rounds at Dooks. Hopefully we will see you back here again very soon. Many thanks again. More 

Galway, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

This course is tight and will punish any wayward tee shots. The 4th hole, a par 3, is particularly nerve racking, as the wid comes predominantly from the left ( the beach/sea ) and it takes courage to hit your tee shot over the out of bounds to the green. I must mention, the members and staff couldn't do enough... More 

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Dooks_Manager, Manager at Dooks Golf Club, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your 5 Star review of Dooks Golf Club. I'm delighted you enjoyed our hospitality and challenging links course. Dooks is definitely not a course that should be underestimated. We look forward to seeing you back here again soon ! More 

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