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Doonbeg Golf Club

Doonbeg, Ireland
011 353 65 9055600
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Ranked #1 of 2 Attractions in Doonbeg
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Golf Courses
Activities: Golfing
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Lansdale Pa
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

This course needs many changes and to the Donald's credit they are underway. 6 Greens & 8tees will be blown up and rebuilt this fall. The Course in it's current configuration like other Greg Norman Designs has way to severe greens and the course lacks the continuity required for a cohesive design, Wait a year before playing it. The Donald... More

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Mount Pearl, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014 NEW

Scenic, beautiful course..some holes were a challenge to figure out what hole you were on but excellent course!

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Potomac, Maryland
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014 NEW

Played 6 courses while in Ireland, the others being Lahinch, Ballybunion, Tralee, Waterville, Old Head. Would rank DOonbeg at the bottom of this list. Was certainly a nice course, challenging, etc., but without the history or maturity of the others and somewhat a 'manufactured' as opposed to natural course. Imagine Trump will pour money into the course and over time... More

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Cincinnati
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Spent 3 days at doonbeg on a golf trip Accommodations were outstanding Food was good but not excellent Golf was wonderful with excellent caddies Staff at the facility was very gracious and no request was too small Would request cottages near the main lodge since makes it easier to get around Lahinch only 30 minutes away for another round Overall... More

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Calgary
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18 reviews 18 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Our family recently spent two days in one of the villas at the Doonbeg golf course. These units are well set up having four identical master suites with elegant ensuite bathrooms so they are perfect for a foursome not wanting to argue over who gets the best bedroom. There is a large lounging area with a fireplace and well equipped... More

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Tipperary, Ireland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Stopped here for lunch over the bank holiday weekend. Was really delicious with fantastic surroundings.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We played Doonbeg Golf Club in mid May as a two ball that teed off relatively early in the morning and were the only ones on the course for at least two hours. We really enjoyed the course and the first hole is a special opening hole (if they could only do something with the maintenance building on the right).... More

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Nashua, New Hampshire
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66 reviews 66 reviews
18 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

This is now Trump International Ireland. It's a 5 star resort and they'll actually use their 2 helicopters to ferry their guests from the airport to the resort. The landing pad is behind the 18th green next to the hotel. There are also villas for rent. We had some problems driving into the resort as it's on the coast and... More

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Kilkenny, Ireland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014 via mobile

On a recent holiday to Clare myself and 2 girl friends decided to treat ourselves to some spa treatments in Doonbeg. We had a lovely relaxing day and all agreed that the massages were the best that we had ever had ( and reasonable value). We will definitely come again, and stay for a longer break. One note for Spa... More

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Medway, Massachusetts
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

I've played a lot of links golf in Scotland and Ireland. Doonbeg is an interesting twist in that it is a bent grass course that is highly manicured. Lovely views. Great young caddie named Steven that we had. A good test of your shot making skills. I was looking forward to picking up a shirt and hat with the Doonbeg... More

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