Lodging & Amenities
All tours include lodging and transportation for the length of your stay.
Here are some of my favorite places to stay when golfing in Ireland. As a registered Golf Tour Operator in Ireland, I can make arrangements to include any hotel of your choice on your custom itinerary.
Killarney Park Hotel
The Killarney Park Hotel is superbly located on its own grounds adjacent to the center of Killarney town. It offers the perfect base from which to pursue a host of outdoor activities including golf on Kerry's premier courses, river and lake fishing, horse riding, shooting and hill walking or trekking through Killarney's spectacular National Park.
Info from www.killarneyparkhotel.ie
One of Ireland’s most well known, luxurious four-star hotels, The Bushmills Inn is situated in an enviable location a stone’s throw from a host of visitor attractions including Royal Portrush Golf Club, Old Bushmills Distillery, The Giant’s Causeway, Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge and Dunluce Castle. Roaring peat fires, nooks and crannies and a secret library set the tone. In the bar, still lit by gas light, try a glass of malt from the hotel’s private cask and make sure to sample some of the finest North Antrim produce in the AA Rosette restaurant.
The accommodation comprises 41 sumptuous guest rooms and suites, many with views extending over the River Bush and are beautifully appointed. Amenities include a treatment room offering Dr. Hauschka therapies, a private 30 seater cinema, meetings and events suite, a heli-pad, a patio for Al fresco dining and an acre of private lawns sweeping down to the River Bush.
The Bushmills Inn is located only 78 km from Belfast City centre, 63 km from Belfast International Airport, 5 km from Royal Portrush Golf Club and 3 km from The Giants Causeway.
Whether you wish to linger by the fire, partake in water sports on some of the finest beaches in Ireland , hike in unspoilt countryside or play golf on some of Ireland’s finest courses Bushmills Inn is the ideal location.
Info from www.bushmillsinn.com
Imagine a coastal haven, hidden on a sheltered corner of the wild Atlantic Ocean – luxurious yet unpretentious – where world-class golf meets an intimate spa – where every taste is catered to and every request considered.
Imagine a rugged landscape that stretches as far as the eye can see, across rolling waves and sand dunes and thousands of years of stories, buried within them.
Imagine a grand, Irish country house, where the staff welcomes you home.
Appealing to city escapees, families, and surfers as much as to the discerning golfer, this luxury 5 Star West Clare Hotel encapsulates an extraordinary experience where no two visits are ever the same.
With a reputation built on its unparalleled warm hospitality, guests will understand just what a special experience it is to stay at one of the best luxury Hotels in Ireland.
Info from www.doonbeglodge.com
From its distinctive architecture to its effortless service and genuine hospitality, The Malton - formerly the Great Southern Hotel - has been a favourite retreat for over 150 years. Where else are you going to find 6 acres of gardens in the centre of a bustling town?
Experience the romance and grandeur of a bygone era in one of Ireland's most beautiful hotels.
Info from www.themalton.com
Dunraven Arms Hotel
The Dunraven Arms Hotel in Adare, where we relish old world country ambience, and match it with old-fashioned hospitality. Situated in the very centre of the small, picturesque village of Adare, just a ten minute drive from Limerick City, The Dunraven Arms has been welcoming guests for over 200 years.
Originally an Old Coach House, today the independently owned Dunraven Arms has retained its charming old-world atmosphere while discreetly affirming itself as one of the South West’s premier Four Star hotels.
Behind the charming exterior lies an attractively extended 86 Bedroom Hotel which incorporates a Health and Leisure Centre with a 17-Metre Swimming Pool and extensive conference and banqueting facilities.
Info from www.dunravenhotel.com
With an extraordinary history stretching back to the 5th Century, Dromoland Castle was originally the ancestral home of one of the few families of Gaelic Royalty; direct descendants of Brian Boru, the High King of Ireland.
Approached by a meandering drive that passes acres of magnificent lawns, this luxury 5 Star Castle Hotel overlooks its own Championship Golf Course and a glistening lake which commands the panoramic beauty of the surrounds.
Seamlessly blending Old-World elegance with contemporary luxuries, Dromoland's tradition of delivering impeccable, unobtrusive service is never compromised. Guests can relax under the careful attention of our staff and enjoy an exquisite selection of gourmet fine dining and delicious wines; unwind slowly in the Castle's 5 Star luxury Health Spa or indoor heated pool; or enjoy a good book beside a crackling evening fire. Situated just 8 miles from Shannon International Airport, and regarded as one of the top luxury hotels Ireland has to offer, Dromoland Castle Hotel Ireland is the ideal base from which to explore the vibrant cities of Limerick and Galway; the magical Shannon region and Ireland's rugged West Coast. Look no further than Dromoland Castle for 5 star castle accommodations Ireland.
Info from www.dromoland.ie
Staying at Adare Manor Hotel Ireland is more than just a luxury night away, or a weekend. Your stay is a story: a magic memory that changes each time you come to visit.
Situated in the heart of Adare Village in County Limerick, Ireland – Adare Manor, a luxury Five Star Hotel and Golf Resort Ireland is both steeped in history and surrounded by medieval ruins. This hallmark experience offers unique Castle Accommodation Ireland, the best of contemporary food and an impeccable approach to hospitality that brings guests back, time and time again.
Meander through stonewalled gardens and winding woodland paths, discover the colourful history of Adare Manor and its story-filled walls. The 840-acre riverside demesne is home to a championship golf course designed by Robert Trent Jones Senior and superb trout fishing on the River Maigue.
Whether you’re looking for an escape, a relaxing break, a quiet departure, an exciting adventure or a romantic getaway – we have everything you’ll need, right here, on our doorstep.
Info from www.adaremanor.com
Slieve Donard Hotel
Named Best Irish Hotel at the prestigious Travel Media Awards, 2012 the Slieve Donard Resort & Spa is the perfect spot for some well earned pampering and play.
This magnificent 115 year old Victorian building boasts 178 luxurious bedrooms many, a world-leading ESPASpa onsite and the globally renowned Royal County Down golf course right on its doorstep.
Lie back in lounges with roaring open fires, catch up in cosy bars and dine in delightful surroundings while our staff look after your every need.
This Resort is beautiful, romantic and opulent.
Info from www.hastingshotels.com
For smaller groups of seven and under, a mini-van can be rented to travel between courses. For larger groups or those wanting to add another layer of luxury to their golf tour, a coach is recommended. Not only will you be able to relax on leather seats and discuss the day's golf, but the coach drivers are very knowledgeable about the best pubs, restaurants and sights the Irish and Scottish countrysides have to offer.
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