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Ballybunion Golf Club

Sandhill Road, Ballybunion, Ireland
+353 68 27146
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My trip to Ballybunion Old Course exceeded my expectations. The golf course was everything I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
cmbroome
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York, Pennsylvania
Epic Day at Ballybunnion

We were a group of 4 who played Ballybunnion in howling winds and rain (with some sun) last week at... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Chuck627
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Calgary
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Breathtaking views and natural design make this one of the few "timeless" courses found throughout the world.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“links course” (23 reviews)
“pro shop” (18 reviews)
“bucket list” (17 reviews)
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Sandhill Road, Ballybunion, Ireland
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+353 68 27146
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My trip to Ballybunion Old Course exceeded my expectations. The golf course was everything I expected and more. And yes, there was rain, fierce winds, and some sunshine! The course was in very good condition, knowing the number of rounds played there. The golf staff...More

Thank cmbroome
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were a group of 4 who played Ballybunnion in howling winds and rain (with some sun) last week at the start of a 10-day Ireland golf trip. It was an epic day for golfing and although it was a test of golf the course...More

Thank Chuck627
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Played the course on a recent trip and it is a must play for golfers visiting South west Ireland. A challenging course set amongst the dunes along the Atlantic coast. A great variety of holes with different challenges.

Thank Lawrence S
Reviewed 31 August 2017

This was our first stop on our seven course golf trip. The course was a typical links course with fair fairways and well set up. Caddies are very helpful. Greens were a little slow but had just been replaced a year ago. Beautiful Oceanside holes....More

Thank Danny L
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Amazing!! This course was absolutely beautiful. It was very challenging for me but I loved every minute of it. Would definitely play again. We did not have a Caddy but think it would be fun to do that someday.

Thank Sherri N
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Perfect! Very nice course with beautiful sea view. Club house with everything you need, good restaurant with tasty food.

Thank barbarairenam
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Golfer's Nirvana! Absolutely beautiful! The course is very challenging, but playable if you can stay in the fairway. The rough will eat you alive. I strongly recommend a banger and egg sandwich at the snack shack. Very nice! The clubhouse is beautiful and very well...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

What's to say? Ballybunion. That says it all. Amazing golf experience. Caddy a tremendous value added. For instance on a 160 yd shot the caddy said 3 wood which I typically hit 215-220 and the shot ended up pin high. They know what they are...More

Thank Doubleeagle
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely clubhouse with good Bar food.All the usual suspects for a hungry golfer, food well done and great friendly service.Prices reasonable. Great view from bar.

Thank LBJDublin
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We ate dinner in the Golf Club last Saturday night July 2017. I had a filo pastry filled with mushroom and fish with chips and side salad which our excellent waitress recommended. It was very enjoyable as was my husband's lamb. Amazing views and relaxed...More

Thank skimumIreland
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Response from Culilinguist | Reviewed this property |
Indeed I would suggest you do. They will make your round so much more enjoyable. They have senior snd juniors. Have fun and beware the graveyard next to the tee of hole 1... If time permits also book a round at Traley... More
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14 June 2016|
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Response from OliveMcC | Reviewed this property |
Base rate was 45Euros for one bag and 80 for two. We paid the base of 80 and the recommendation of the caddy master we paid the caddy an extra 10 Euros as a tip. We would have paid him a bigger tip but he was just all... More
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