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The Island Golf Club

| Corballis, Donabate, Ireland
+353 1 843 6205
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Thoroughly recommend playing with caddies

I organized a golf trip with 11 friends from Connecticut and playing The Island GC was the golfing... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2016
Nathandinho
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Connecticut
via mobile
Great links Golf Course

Must play course. Great links golf- Great local caddies. Lots of blind shots and places you don't... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2016
Tim C
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Founded in 1890, this is one of the oldest and highest ranked Links golf courses in Ireland and a true links golf experience. Located only 15 minutes from Dublin Airport and 30 minutes from Dublin City Centre, the Island Golf Club will challenge your game while presenting beautiful vistas.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good30%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“great links” (5 reviews)
“pro shop” (5 reviews)
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| Corballis, Donabate, Ireland
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+353 1 843 6205
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Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

I organized a golf trip with 11 friends from Connecticut and playing The Island GC was the golfing highlight of the trip for most of the group. The course is an epic layout and truly memorable links experience. The caddies though really made the day...More

Thank Nathandinho
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Must play course. Great links golf- Great local caddies. Lots of blind shots and places you don't want to be surrounding many tucked away greens. One Fairway is 20 yards long tee to green and sits on edge of inlet. Some spectacular holes .

Thank Tim C
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We played this fresh off of the plane with no sleep for 36 hours. It was rainy most of the round. We still enjoyed the layout and views. The staff was great in helping us get out early. Nice small pro shop. Good carts for...More

1  Thank Gary C
Management response:Responded 20 September 2016

Dear Gary Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback on your experience with us. I am delighted that you enjoyed your time with us and I hope we can welcome you back again in the near future. Many Thanks John Lawler General Manager

Reviewed 13 June 2016

Island used to be the private play ground for a small group of gentlemen but thankfully the course is open to the public and it is well worth a visit. Because of the location near Dublin's airport Island makes sense for an opening or closing...More

Thank JA R
Reviewed 16 May 2016

We played this course on what must have been one of the best days of the year: blue skies and gentle wind made for a fun day. Drinks and lunch afterwards on the terrace and all 16 of us picked up sun tans... Food was...More

Thank Wymlae
Reviewed 27 April 2016

We arrived to the sun shine to enjoy this world famous course, a treat was in store, we experienced all four seasons in one round of golf, buggys are advised as those dunes go up as well as down, the friendliness of the staff at...More

Thank GMJDublin
Reviewed 7 April 2016

Very friendly staff and members welcomed us to our first round of golf in country. A great experience on a cool overcast day. Numerous long par fours that present quite a challenge. Spring conditions are coming, so I am sure it will be in much...More

Thank GunnerAZ
Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

Played 22.1.16. Unique setting.i played the course for 80euro.its more expensive in peak season.well maintained with great greens.for a golf fanatic its a course you must endeavour to play

1  Thank Eaglehunter T
Reviewed 10 October 2015 via mobile

Really enjoyable lunch, golf and Guinness - just how a golf trip should be! Please don't change and don't tell too many people !

Thank Gullaneboy
Reviewed 21 September 2015

What we found at the Island course just outside of Dublin was that it take all of the traditional Ireland Links courses and combines into 1 spectacular experience. The first Tee Box is majestic leading out from the clubhouse to surrounded by 40ft Dunes and...More

3  Thank Rich B
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