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Address: Doonbeg, Ireland
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011 353 65 9055600

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Golf

Wonderful beautiful golf overlooking the ocean in Doonbeg, Clare County! This is now known as Trump International Golf Course. The location is outstanding, plenty of housing... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
kigo58
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Hudson, Wisconsin
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Dublin, Ireland
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

What should be a fantastic golf course is destroyed by having greens that you wouldn't find on a cheap pitch and putt course, seems incredible that they can be as bad as they are, the explanation offered was that they were only re-seeded last year but they probably shouldn't have the course open with greens that bad. Some fantastic holes... More 

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Hudson, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful beautiful golf overlooking the ocean in Doonbeg, Clare County! This is now known as Trump International Golf Course. The location is outstanding, plenty of housing located in the complex. The clubhouse is exceptional, this is a must place to golf in Clare County !

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2017 via mobile

The golf club is ideal for lunch if your driving the wild Atlantic way , a good stop off stunning scenery , casual environment , reasonably priced , nice portions and really friendly staff ,sea food chowder is great and the roasted sandwich is also good oh hot chocolate was great .

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1 Thank JazzK32
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Played today in windy yet pleasant conditions. Have to say it was a lovely course and a great walk, and the scenery was fabulous. However, as the title suggests, the greens were woeful. Just so so slow and a waste of time reading a put. In saying that, we managed to get a fourball for 40 euro pp, and don't... More 

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Thank Conor H
Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

We played Lahinch, Ballybunion, Waterville, Tralee, Old Head & Doonbeg. Doonbeg was the best by far. Great course, beautiful facilities, a wonderful manor house that has a great restaurant, pub etc. & the staff was second to none. If you're going to Ireland, make sure you spend a day or two at Doonbeg. The only drawback is that the village... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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22 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

Any golfer will love this. They may not love the scorecard when they are done as this course is not kind to those that don't hit the fairway regularly. The starter laughed when I told him I had 5 golf balls in my bag. Not enough ammunition he muttered. Boy was he right. The rough is impenetrable. If you do... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

Played with friends 12th October to say greens were bad is an understatement. 70 euro green fees 7 is too expensive. Don't bother playing it's farcical how they allow this course to be open. Get your act together doonbeg. Total disappointment!!!

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Thank ssbailey123
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

We played Doonbeg Golf club, October 5th, the course was in terrible shape, there was maintenance of the course, continually. The greens were running probably running 3 on the stimp. Caddies, not that helpful. much better courses you can spend your money on.

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Winter Park, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

One great day in Ireland. Played one of the best courses in the world with a caddy in 3 hours. The course was in perfect condition and the day was cloudy with 49 - 58 degrees

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lisburn
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016

We visited Doonbeg Lodge for my wife's birthday in 2013 and rented one of their luxury apartments.The resort was very smart and we'll run and the staff very friendly and helpful.The food was very ordinary and not up to the standard we were expecting in fact very ordinary,just average golf club fare.First morning at breakfast I ordered bacon and eggs... More 

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