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Address: Doonbeg, Ireland
Phone Number: 011 353 65 9055600

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One of the best courses in the world

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

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Winter Park, Florida
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Winter Park, Florida
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33 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago 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

Thank Robert4422
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20 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 

Thank roy s
Baldock, United Kingdom
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117 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There's absolutely nothing that my wife and I could fault... The course was in excellent condition and, although the greens were running slow this turned into a benefit once the winds picked up and started to gust at 40mph plus !! We played on a day where we enjoyed fine weather and moderate winds until about the 5th hole. Then... More 

1 Thank Racey7
Leicester, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

Played a 4ball on a slightly windy day, the course is challenging and interesting. The new greens are slow but true and will no doubt be good when they settle in. Pace of play was acceptable and the paths around the course are exceptionally good. We ate in the clubhouse afterwards which also was good. Definitely worth the visit!

Thank Robert55311
Canberra, Australia
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

Spent 4 days at this amazing property, we stayed in a 4 bedroom cottage just away from the main hotel. The cottage was like its own little hotel, with its own shared lounge a kitchen. It was perfect for us as we were there to attend a family wedding. Staff are amazing and will cater to you in any way.... More 

Thank KiwiGBro
Atlanta, Georgia
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71 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016

Exactly the kind of lodge you would hope for in the middle of golf country. Cozy common areas, spacious and very comfortable rooms; but above all absolutely fantastic customer service. Over the top with any request you may have. Golf course and views are spectacular.

Thank LSquared_11
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12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

We were on a trip around the west and called in here to have a look and for a drink. Looks very different to other places In Ireland and big on landscape but lovely inside. We had a young baby and the staff could not of been more helpful in directing us towards the lifts etc. Staff were great and... More 

Thank Eilís C
North Palm Beach, Florida
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91 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016

We were staying at Dromolin Castle and drove to Doonbeg to play golf. We should have stayed there too. It has a beautiful hotel, course, pro shop and restaurant. Our caddies were awesome. The course has so many beautiful views along the ocean. We would love to return to Ireland and stay there while doing day trips to Ballybunion and... More 

Thank jeanne456
Austin, Texas
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100 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

First class staff & facilities! Doonbeg offers incredible views, friendly people and very luxurious accommodations! The spa is very nice, the golf is incredible and the food at Trump's bar is amazing!

Thank Ashley K
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14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Booked a weekend, Magnificent surroundings and the Staff are All amazing, they could not do enough for us. Only down side was the Golf Course was under refurbishment, only 7 holes open. I am looking forward to getting back when it's open next month.

1 Thank Mickymack

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