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Waterville Golf Links

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Address: Ring of Kerry, Waterville, Ireland
Phone Number: 353-66-947-4102
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Activities: Golfing

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Great links track. Not too tricked up. Enjoyable layout, not punitive. Scenery was good. Fun course for a 16 handicap. The single digit guys in our group liked it a lot as... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 23, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Great links track. Not too tricked up. Enjoyable layout, not punitive. Scenery was good. Fun course for a 16 handicap. The single digit guys in our group liked it a lot as well.

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Danville, PA, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Played it on a beautiful day. The back nine is so nice, but the front has some memorable holes, too. I think the layout has changed over the years, but for the better. Nice new practice facilities, and the scenery there and back on the Ring of Kerry priceless.

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Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 via mobile

Waterville is a links course with a great design and amazing views of the bay and surrounding coast. The course is challenging to play, as it requires absolute precision on the narrow fairways. Overall a great course. But there's plenty of negatives: The clubhouse is very dated, the maintenance of the course doesn't seem to be on top of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Nothing to dislike! Course in great condition considering the wet Spring. Welcome in clubhouse made it feel like you were local member .

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Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 via mobile

We felt it was over-hyped. Sure it is beautiful with some magnificent holes but the club house from the 50s or so is in desperate need of a facelift. If you got folks flying in with a helicopter to play a round and charge 170 euro green fees then the condition of the course should be accordingly. Quite some brown... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

What a great course, we played with caddies in rain, then sun, then fog, then overcast sky's - that's Ireland. A great course, long but fair. you get a good look at all the greens, no crazy blind shots into the green. great caddie knowledge. Go play!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Just home from a corporate day out in Waterville,and having been in Ballybunion last week,I am sorry to say there was no comparison at all,from the quality of the course to the standard of the clubhouse,which I am afraid is showing the signs of age. Hopefully it will improve during the year,and I look forward to a better experience

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Des Moines, Iowa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

I am a recreational golfer from the mMidwest United States, so a links course was a new privelage and challenge for me. The weather conditions were what you would expect for Ireland, slightly rainy and overcast. The course was in perfect shape during our visit and the starter was helpful and hilarious. The only complaint I would have was that... More 

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Longview, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Great course and one of the best in the world. It is quite challenging and not as pressured to play as others in Ireland or Scotland.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

I am a recreational golfer. I had never played at such a beautiful course before. It was spectacular. It was a perfect day. The weather was great. The starter - Kevin - was so helpful and nice. He got me started on the 10th hole so I could take my time. It was the best 18 holes I've ever played... More 

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Address: Ring of Kerry, Waterville, Ireland
Phone Number: 353-66-947-4102
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Waterville

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