Majestic mountains and the Atlantic ocean act as a spectacular backdrop to Sligo’s great Golf Courses…
The County Sligo Golf Club
The County Sligo Golf Club is a very well regarded championship links course. It is located in the picturesque seaside village of Rosses Point a 20 minute drive from Mount Edward Lodge and known locally as “The Point”.
Originally founded in 1894 as a 9 Hole course, it is now a modern 27 hole complex with spacious clubhouse and up to date facilities. Green Fees start at €25. Please visit The County Sligo Golf Club for more details.
Strandhill Golf Club
Strandhill golf course contains 5804m of undulating fairways & unforgiving shortcuts. The par 70 course is challenging but also rewarding.
Golfers can enjoy wonderful scenery while playing – as Knocknarea Mountain, Culleenamore Strand and Strandhill Beach all act as back-drops during an 18 hole round.
Strandhill golf course is a 25 minute drive from Mount Edward Lodge. Green Fees start at €35 for an individual. Please visit Strandhill Golf Club for more details.
Bundoran Golf Club
Presenting a challenging par 70, Bundoran golf course sweeps along the rugged and picturesque Donegal Bay coastline with a mixture of dunes and undulating terrain making up 18 holes.
With endless views of the Atlantic Ocean to the west and the magnificent Dartry Mountains to the east, you are blessed with 360 degree superb panoramic views no matter what hole you are playing.
Bundoran golf course is a 25 minute drive from Mount Edward Lodge. Green Fees start at €35 for 18 holes. Please visit Bundoran Golf Club for more details.
Donegal Golf Club
This challenging Championship Links golf course occupies magnificent Murvagh peninsula in Donegal Bay, hence it is known locally as Murvagh. The course is isolated from the outside world by a forest of evergreens washed on one side by the great Atlantic Ocean and by Donegal Bay on the others. It has a panoramic view of the Bluestack Mountains and the beach that runs along the Atlantic border is one of the finest in Ireland.
It has been described as the Muirfield of Ireland, similar in terrain with two loops of nine holes, the first nine an outer loop and the second nine an inner loop running in the opposite direction. At nearly 7,300 yards (championship) or 7,000 yards (medal) this course is long. Please visit Donegal Golf Club for more information.
Berties Pitch & Putt
Bertie’s Pitch and Putt is set on 11 acres of land which is surrounded on three sides by trees, providing seclusion from the main Bundoran road that passes the course.
Open from 9am until dusk, 7 days a week, the course consists of 18 holes, the longest being 70 metres and the shortest, 43 metres.
Bertie’s Pitch & Putt is a 20 minute drive from Mount Edward Lodge. Fees start at €7 for Adults. Please visit Bertie’s Pitch & Putt for more details.