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Lahinch Golf Club

Lahinch, Ireland
+353 65 708 1003
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A Gailf Destination

There are two courses here. One is the well known champion links course and then the "Castle... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
travellingsinclairs
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Toronto
Tough but gorgeous

Narrow majestic and unforgiving of errant shots. One of the best golf courses ever. Book tee times... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
pillowandfork
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Reston, Virginia
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Founded in 1893 by a Scottish Regiment of British Army officers, this course is a perfect example of a true Irish links with its towering sand dunes, rolling fairways and greens.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“blind shots” (21 reviews)
“links course” (26 reviews)
“pro shop” (12 reviews)
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Lahinch, Ireland
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+353 65 708 1003
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are two courses here. One is the well known champion links course and then the "Castle Course" right adjacent, suitable for a wide range of golf abilities. There is a very nice club bar and restaurant here for after game enjoyment with an excellent...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Narrow majestic and unforgiving of errant shots. One of the best golf courses ever. Book tee times online and don’t forget to check sunrise sunset times. June 5 pm tee time still in before dark.

Thank pillowandfork
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LahinchGolfClub, General Manager at Lahinch Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind comments and delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time at Lahinch Golf Club. Kindest Regards General Manager

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We played a couple rounds on the Old Course and had very restorative lunches afterwards in the dining room of the clubhouse. Recommend dishes are the soup and the crab appetizer, and the glazed chicken entree. The smoked salmon sandwich was also very tasty. The...More

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LahinchGolfClub, General Manager at Lahinch Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback and comments following your recent visit to Lahinch Golf Club and delighted to hear that you enjoyed the golf and food offer in the clubhouse. Kindest Regards General Manager

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are frequent visitors to Lahinch and dined in several different establishments but never, dispite recommendations used the Golf Club restaurant. We put that right on May 27th and it will now be a place of choice for the future. The menu is a nice...More

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LahinchGolfClub, General Manager at Lahinch Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback following your recent visit to the dining room at Lahinch Golf Club and looking forward to welcoming you back over the coming months. Kindest Regards General Manager

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Reviewed May 17, 2018 via mobile

What a great round of GAWF. Jerry the caddy master super cool. Hank our caddy was a a delight. Joke a minute and all the correct info..The course which is heralded as one of the greatest ever is gonna be home o th 2019 Irish...More

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LahinchGolfClub, General Manager at Lahinch Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you fro your kind comments following your recent visit to Lahinch Golf Club. We are looking forward to next year and the 2019 DDF Irish Open at Lahinch! Kindest Regards General Manager

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Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

On a long day of sightseeing, we were pleased to be taken to this famous golf club restaurant for lunch. A lot of cars were on the lot and our friend dropped us off near the entrance before parking. We took the stairs upstairs and...More

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LahinchGolfClub, General Manager at Lahinch Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments following your recent visit to the dining room at Lahinch Golf Club. Regards General Manager

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Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

We had a group of 10 golfers and had a blast. Awesome course, and we ate at the club afterwards which was very good. We were a relatively rowdy group and they were good with us

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LahinchGolfClub, General Manager at Lahinch Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your very kind comments and delighted to hear that you and your colleagues enjoyed you time at Lahinch Golf Club. Kindest Regards General Manager

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Reviewed April 12, 2018

Lahinch Golf Club is located right by the seafront of Lahinch town. We played the Castle course which is the lesser of the two courses at the club. If you're used to links courses, this one isn't too challenging, although I understand that the Old...More

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LahinchGolfClub, General Manager at Lahinch Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback following your recent visit to the Club. The Castle Course is not as challenging as the Old Course but it is good fun to play and the greens are always in excellent condition. Hopefully you will get the opportunity to...More

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Reviewed April 9, 2018

History, Atmosphere, and class. Truly one of my favorite places to play. Tough course and you can at times expeirence all the seasons in one round.

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LahinchGolfClub, General Manager at Lahinch Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Delighted to read that you enjoyed your time with us at Lahinch Golf Club and hopefully you get the opportunity to come back and visit us in the near future. Kindest Regards General Manager

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Reviewed October 27, 2017

This is just a great walk for a Golf Course. A few tricky holes but what you see is what you get. Incredible

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LahinchGolfClub, General Manager at Lahinch Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded November 29, 2017

We agree, the Old Course at Lahinch is 'a great walk' and hopefully you will have the opportunity to visit us again in the near future. Thank you for your kind words. Regards General Manager

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Response from Patrick M | Reviewed this property |
I have been playing at Lahinch for the last few years, in April, and the greens fees have stayed the same. There is no guarantee that they will continue to be the same, but if you check their website, you can get a good idea... More
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Most of the clubs in the UK & Ireland have any handicap requirements posted on their website along with info on obtaining starting times. Pace of play is definitely the most important thing, and don't expect to shoot the... More
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