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Course and clubhouse with old world charm and class.

My personal favourite on this golf tour of N.Ireland. The quality of the greens and the course in... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2018
Ian A
Brussels, Belgium
Excellent friendly course

A round of golf at royal Belfast is a must . We had the good fortune to play it this month... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2017
Stevie G
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| Craigavad, Holywood BT19 0BP, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed August 20, 2018

My personal favourite on this golf tour of N.Ireland. The quality of the greens and the course in general was exceptional. Excellent value for money. Lunch or dinner in the clubhouse is definitely recommended.

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Reviewed July 23, 2018

The course is a little special but nevertheless very interesting and with different hurdles and difficult lays (up and down). Funny thing was even if I had tailored shorts clean shoes and black socks, I had to buy white ones even if it looked rather...More

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Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

A round of golf at royal Belfast is a must . We had the good fortune to play it this month. Although it was raining heavily the course held up very well with the greens being some of the best I’ve played on . Very...More

1  Thank Stevie G
Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

This golf club had fabulous clubhouse, delicious food and incredible hospitality ! Freshly made scones daily, 24 types of gin - amazing !

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Reviewed August 29, 2017

We went to check out the Pro Shop as we didn't have time to play a round. While there we ate lunch. The scenery is fantastic. The food was very good. This course dates from mid 1800's and is the oldest in Belfast.

1  Thank Marty M
Reviewed May 11, 2017 via mobile

Many thanks and appreciation to Andrew, Jeremy, and the 2 fine gentlemen long time members we met upon arrival in Northern Ireland at RBGC. The genuine courtesy and welcome to such a fine golf course unparalleled. Amenities: New Taylor Made Clubs, full sets 4 Fairways:...More

1  Thank Kim H
Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

Possibly the nicest setting for a wedding ever and definitely the very best shortbread that i have ever tasted. The royal belfast is an elegant yet beautiful venue, the staff very helpful and the food fantastic. The bar also has a great selection of gin...More

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Reviewed October 14, 2016

I had my seventieth birthday party here, and again for another big occasion, which was someone else's ninetieth. The estate was a private house way back, and visiting is always nice. The food is always excellent, and service also. They have a lovely view of...More

1  Thank Hanni_LR43
Reviewed August 27, 2016

Ideal setting for wedding. Absolutely beautiful grounds, very well maintained. The club house is old but perfect. Staff wonderful. Everyone friendly and very helpful. Excellent staff. Food was good, presentation slightly lacking. Sometimes less is more. Meal nice but couldn't be described as fabulous. However...More

Thank cathy606
Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

This is the second time I have been at this great course…as a non playing participant. The '8 x golfers' I was accompanying were from north of England & N Ireland, teeing off at 11am on a beautiful sunny morning. This is a beautiful, scenic,...More

1  Thank Jayceemonk
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