Old Head Golf Links, Kinsale

4.6
#1 of 165 in Golf in Ireland
Old Head Golf Links offers a luxury golfing experience on a promontory of emerald green hills that look out into the Atlantic Ocean. The course is a walking course of 18 holes with a par 72. Stroll the green as a member or a visitor and experience the complexities of the course caused by the winds from different directions across the promontory. At the 18th hole, visit the clubhouse where you can have a drink at the bar and enjoy a five-star meal. Advanced bookings are essential, visit the website for details. Using our world travel planner, Kinsale attractions like Old Head Golf Links can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • This course has the most spectacular setting of any I have played, period. It occupies a peninsula high above the Atlantic, so, being very vulnerable to marine storms, it closes in the winter. We were...  more »
  • We played Old Head on a sunny extremely windy day. Play to take pictures the views are outstanding. It’s extreme golf. If you get stuck behind a member plan on a 5+ hour round. We are glad played but ...  more »
  • Group of 6 golfers arrived in the fog were told our time was up and off they sent us! We played all 18 in total heavy fog. Could not see more than 20 to 30 yards ahead of us. We all thought after the ...  more »
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  • A beautiful golf course and surrounds. My wife and I had lunch there and renewed our wedding vows at the Stone of Accord. Considerable history and remnants of ancient ruins to be seen.Not just for golfers and the super rich.
  • Awesome place. Great food and wonderful staff. Top class service
  • The best golfing experience ever - from the arrival on the car park with the friendly staff picking up our bags, the suitcases delivered directly to the luxurious hotel rooms, an impeccable golfing experience on the course, clearing up weather towards the evening, delicious sea food in the restaurant in the evening ... we were blessed with an unforgettable golfing experience on The Old Head!!
  • Well worth the visit. You are allowed to enter and visit the clubhouse. Everyone was friendly and we could even buy coffee as visitors. There is a dress code, so wear proper pants and shirt.
  • If only I could spend my life here. Truly epic stuff. Photos do no justice. Every keen golfer needs to play the 4th and 12th.
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