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Wonderful Golf Experience

I just played Portsalon Golf Course today, and I now rank it as my favorite links course in... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2018
jimmW3890SV
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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I played the course today and was very impressed. I was on my own and the golf professional (I... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2018
Peter L
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  • Terrible5%
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Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

I just played Portsalon Golf Course today, and I now rank it as my favorite links course in Ireland. In two visits I have played Carne, Enniscron, Sligo, Narin and Portnoo, and Ballyliffin Glashedy, all great courses that I highly recommend, but none have the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

I played the course today and was very impressed. I was on my own and the golf professional (I never got his name) was excellent. He arranged to team me up with a lovely couple from Scotland. I throughly enjoyed the course and the company....More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Peter L
Reviewed June 4, 2018

All in our group found the course to be disappointing especially given the high recommendations it has received. The single biggest disappointment were the greens which were extremely slow and bumpy. Having played multiple courses over the prior week and a few ore after Portsalon...More

Date of experience: May 2018
6  Thank 243markh243
Reviewed June 1, 2018

This is a most enjoyable links well worth the trip. The course is well maintained and the clubhouse and pro shop are well organized. Very nice food after golf. All the staff are pleasant and the Captain made us all welcome

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Dfc2007
Reviewed May 17, 2018 via mobile

Played 2 days here at the end of April. Great value course, very friendly and helpful staff. The Guinness is excellent and the bar is often packed with non-golfers eating the superb food

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed May 16, 2018

Visited as part of a society recently and enjoyed a great couple of days golfing. The course is excellent and at society rates fantastic value. Portsalon is typical in my experience of courses around the Northwest coastline in being really friendly and welcoming to those...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Ian C
Reviewed February 23, 2018 via mobile

Portsalon Golf Club has the best views of any golf club bar restaurant you could wish for. When you dine in it there are views of the Tee below you and up Portsalon Beach. You can also see Lough Swilly and Innishowen opposite. Their Sunday...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Seamus M
Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

From the minute we piled off our bus we were greeted warmly by the staff and caddies. A great afternoon of golf with some terrific caddies / shout out to Kevin, James and the jokster We topped it off with a drink at the nearby...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank timbG2863BD
Reviewed September 24, 2017

We played Portsalon on Sept. 22, 2017 located on the Fanad Peninsula, founded in 1891, and the course is one of the founder member of the Golfing Union of Ireland, the Oldest golf union in the world. While there, we saw the Barton Cup, representing...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Rick M
Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

Played here today after being let down by a couple of courses due to very bad weather. Being a links course, the drainage is excellent. What I didn't bargain for was the views, which are some of the best you'll find anywhere, and the course...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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