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Ian Kearney PGA appointed as Head Golf Professional

Dromoland Castle Golf Club is delighted to announce the appointment of Head Golf Pro, Ian Kearney. Ian will be joining the 5 Star team at the impressive Dromoland Castle Golf and Country Club in Co. Clare.

Ian Kearney PGA Head Coach at Dromoland Golf ClubWith an outstanding golf career behind him, Ian is the latest addition to an already prominent and loyal golf team at Dromoland Castle Golf and Country Club.

Speaking about embarking on his new role, Ian Kearney said; “I have been looking for an opportunity to work within a team dedicated to excellence and I am understandably thrilled to be joining the Internationally renowned, prestigious and much-loved Dromoland.”

Ian is a PGA qualified golf coach and has been awarded the prestigious PGA Irish Trainee of the Year on two occasions while completing his training at Doonbeg Golf Club in Co. Clare.

Since turning professional, Ian has spent almost two years working with Taylormade Adidas Golf at their global headquarters in Germany. During this time, he also provided support to Taylormade Staff professionals including the world number one at the time, Martin Kaymer.

Ian has worked in Trump International Golf Links Doonbeg since 2011 and completed his Masters degree in Sports Coaching at the renowned Loughborough University specialising in instruction and coaching philosophy. He is the current Golfing Union of Ireland Under 16’s National Coach and Lead Connacht Coach, of which Connacht Juniors have won five national championships in the past twelve months.

Ian is excited to bring his knowledge and experience in coaching players of all levels to Dromoland Castle Golf and Country Club and looks forward to getting to know the members and guests over the coming season.

Winter Open Series 2018 / 19

Dromoland are delighted to announce a new 2018 /2019 Winter Open Series starting Sunday 11th November and running until Sunday 24th February 2019.

The  Open will run each Sunday across the winter with weekly winners qualifying for the Grand Final to be hosted in February.

It is a Team of 4 scramble format, with entry €25 for visitors and €10 for members.

To book your tee time call our Golf Team on 061-368444

Winter Open Series at Dromoland

Outdrive Your Competition!

Establish Connections In Dromoland’s Corporate Golf Challenge

The inaugural Corporate Golf Challenge at Dromoland Castle launches this week. With a €5,000 prize fund, the Winter Challenge promises company “teams of two” a series of league matches against other local companies, to crown the best corporate golf pairing in the West of Ireland.

“The Challenge is an opportunity for local corporates to network and engage over golf,” says Mark Nolan, Managing Director of Dromoland Castle. “There’s an outstanding business community here in the West. We are distinctly aware of the value and benefits of local contacts, so this golf event is a chance to do that out on the course. We welcome those keen golfing executives, men and women alike, to enter, network and above all have some good, competitive fun.”

The prize fund, with a €3,000 share going to the winning team, includes a Corporate Golf Day, Titleist Golf Gear, Luxury Overnight Stays at Dromoland Castle, Academy Memberships, and much more. The league will play over the Winter, with the play-offs in March. Teams are guaranteed 4 matches each and each round includes pre-access to the Golf Academy for warm-up, and a post-round meal in The Figtree Restaurant.

Irish Golfer Magazine and Titleist are sponsors of the Corporate Golf Challenge.

For more information visit www.dromolandgolf.com/corporatechallenge

Ladies Get Into Golf Clinic

5 Week Clinic this September

Starts Wednesday 26th September 2018 at 7pm

 Budding lady golfers – Learn to play or improve in the surrounds of the stunning Dromoland Castle at the Dromoland Golf Academy, one of the best practice facilities in the west of Ireland.

For ladies looking to know if golf is for them, or who want to learn the basics, this excellent five week one-hour beginner’s group covers all the hot topics of putting, chipping, pitching and long game golf.

Many of our current lady members have come through this course, enjoying the very foundations of golf play in a relaxing and friendly environment, with PGA Professional Coach Ian Kearney.

Equipment is provided complimentary. Participants will have access to Dromoland’s “Get Into Golf” 3 Month Membership, and should they become a full member, this coaching fee is reimbursed.

Call the golf club on 061 368 444 to book your place. The cost is €95.

 

Ladies Get Into Golf 5 Week Clinic

From 7pm to 8pm, on Wednesday 26th September 2018

Dromoland Golf Academy

Society Golf at Dromoland

Society Golf at Dromoland Castle Golf Club

Society Golf at Dromoland Castle Golf Club

Widely regarded as one of the finest 18 hole parkland golf courses in the Country, Dromoland Castle Golf Course has been described as an experience never to be forgotten, presenting a stern challenge to both professionals and amateurs.

Dromoland Castle Golf Club is the perfect setting for a top class Society outing. The course is available to society groups and offers a range of packages to suit individual needs, including the option to enjoy Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner at our renowned Fig Tree Restaurant, or stay & play packages with The Inn at Dromoland.

Our Clubhouse has refurbished locker rooms and a leisure centre. Our golf shop offers gear and accessories. And for those you wish, we have a GPS technology buggy fleet.

Warm up before play at our state-of-the-art Golf Academy, or why not consider a group lesson at the Academy with our resident PGA Professional? A nice addition to your day before you head out on the course.

Consider our special Winter Golf Offer! For €50 per golfer, play two golf dates from October to February.

Talk to our Golf Team today, call 061-368444 or email golf@dromoland.ie

Play & Stay at Dromoland Castle Golf Club

What about a great value, great quality golf break this October, November and December?

Experience Dromoland Castle Golf Club and treat yourselves to our exclusive Stay & Play Package for two people at The Inn at Dromoland, from just €88 per person sharing!

Stay for one night at The Inn at Dromoland, have breakfast the next morning and play 18 Holes of Championship golf on our Ron Kirby and J.B. Carr designed Dromoland Castle Golf Course.

 

This offer is valid on selected dates in October, November and up to 16th of December 2018.

The offer includes the following, based on two people sharing:

  • 1 Night’s Bed & Breakfast at The Inn At Dromoland
  • 18 Hole Championship round of Golf on the Dromoland Castle Golf course, located a short drive from the hotel on the Dromoland Castle Estate.

Early and late checkout subject to availability.

If you wish to book a specific tee time? Then we suggest contacting The Inn at Dromoland for your accommodation directly before making your reservation. Call us on +353 (0)61 368 161 or email: reservations@theinnatdromoland.ie to check your preferred tee time. Once we receive your accommodation booking we will confirm your reservation for you with Dromoland Golf Course.

Book Now, Pay on Arrival.

CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Terms and Conditions:  This offer is valid on select dates in October, November and up to 16th of December 2018, strictly subject to availability.  Packages cannot be transferred to other dates outside of the promotion. Cancellation:  48 hours in advance no charge, otherwise full package price applies.

Open Week 2018

We are delighted to announce Open Week 2018 at Dromoland Castle Golf Club, from Monday 13th August to Sunday 19th August. Play any event on the schedule for €35. Member’s entry is €10. We hope it will be a busy and competitive week as we welcome new and returning guests.

To get to know the course, visit during the August Bank Holiday weekend, Saturday 4th , Sunday 5th and Monday 6th August 2018, for our Bank Holiday Weekend Open. Play anytime Saturday, Sunday or Monday for €35 per person to be in with a chance to win some great prizes, including a fourball with lunch at Castleknock Golf Club, Dublin.

To book, call the golf club on 061368 444.

Open Week 2018 Schedule

  • Monday August 13th: Fourball Better ball – any combination
  • Tuesday August 14th: Juniors (7.30am – 11.30am) Ladies (11.30am onwards) Team of Four- Two scores to count.
  • Wednesday August 15th: Four person Scramble – any combination
  • Thursday August 16th: Team of Four, Two scores to count – any combination
  • Friday August 17th: Ladies and Gents Open Singles
  • Sunday August 19th : Four person Texas Scramble – any combination

Your Summer Golf Destination

Investment in Buggy Fleet,

Club House Facilities Now Complete

With a number of new investments unveiled at the golf club, make Dromoland Castle Golf Club, just minutes from Limerick, Shannon and the spectacular Wild Atlantic Way Coastal Route, your golf destination this summer.

Whether you’re on the way to play the incredible Links of Doonbeg and Lahinch, or you’re just visiting County Clare, Galway or Kerry for a summer’s break, a visit to the grounds of the recently refurbished 16th Century Baronial Dromoland Castle, to play golf and enjoy the estate, is a must. With incredible course presentation, and with the 7th, 15th and 16th named recently by the Irish Examiner as the best holes in County Clare, there are no excuses!

The Ron Kirby & J. B Carr designed Championship Parkland course, the state-of-the-art Golf Academy and Driving Range, the leisure centre and swimming pool, and the array of delicious food at the Figtree Restaurant in the Club House, all make for a glorious day out for any calibre of golfer.

This summer, following the completion of the cemented perimeter pathways, Dromoland Castle Golf Club unveiled its new fleet of golf buggies; 16 Club Bar Tempo’s, the most modern fleet in Ireland, with premium comfort seats, spacious dashboards, distinctive, modern automotive styling and sleek alloy wheels. Coupled with the GPS-interactive Visage technology, the buggies provide a very enjoyable and interactive experience while playing the course.

Members and visitors alike are enjoying the facilities. The Club House itself has benefited from the continuing upgrade of golf facilities and the new men’s lockers rooms opened this June.  The thriving and vibrant membership are enjoying a number of new member events, likewise with visitors. The state-of-the-art Golf Academy has never been busier with many taking the opportunity to warm up ahead of their round.

Remember Dromoland Castle Golf Club for your next golf trip. Every Friday is Open Singles and Dromoland’s Open Week is the second week of August, Monday 13th – Sunday 19th August 2018.

SPECIAL OFFERS THIS SUMMER

‘Summer Wheelers’ Golf Day – €199 For Two People

To mark the summer and to celebrate the arrival of the new buggy fleet, Dromoland Castle Golf Club has a very special package to enjoy a luxury day of golf. The ‘Summer Wheelers” package is an 18 Hole two ball, new buggy, golf pack, refreshments pack and Golf Academy access for just €199. Call the Golf Club on 061 368 444 to book this great golf day out! *Limited number of packages are available and they must be pre-paid.

Grab ‘The Eight Ball’ – €400 (€50 Per Golfer)

Play with your group from 3pm any day. Get 8 18 Hole Green Fees, access to Dromoland’s Golf Academy with 40 Range Balls per golfer and a cool, refreshing pint afterwards in the Figtree. All for €400, or €50 each! This package must be booked as a group of 8. Buyer Bonus – The booker receives a complimentary two ball voucher!

Golf & Steak Special

Enjoy 18 Holes of Championship Golf at Dromoland Castle Golf Club and sit down afterwards for a delicious steak dinner at the renowned Figtree Restaurant.

Set in the stunning surrounds of 15th Century Dromoland Castle, and on Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way, just minutes from Shannon Airport, Ennis and Limerick,  the championship Dromoland Golf Course has been described as an experience never to be forgotten, presenting a stern

Playing over 6,824 yards for Men and 5,242 for Ladies, it was designed by the internationally renowned Ron Kirby and JB Carr. This great course requires the perfect blend of distance and accuracy, risk to bring the reward.challenge to both professionals and amateurs.

After 18 Holes of golf, relax and settle in at the Fig Tree Bar and Restaurant, which offers great quality fine food and wine within a comfortable club environment.

The ‘Golf & Steak Special’ costs €68 per golfer. The offer is available Monday to Thursday.

Click Here To Book Online

Or call the Golf Club on 061 368444.

A Fourth of July Texas Scramble!

Celebrate USA’s Fourth of July Independence Day at Dromoland Castle Golf Club with an evening of social golf and a BBQ afterwards. On Wednesday 4th July, play the entertaining 9 Hole Texas Scramble at 6pm, followed by an American themed BBQ at the Figtree Restaurant.

Come along yourself, or bring your friends and colleagues for a fun event on a Summer’s evening at the picturesque Dromoland Castle. Entry is €45 and includes golf and BBQ. Member’s entry is €25.

To book, call the Dromoland Castle Golf Club on 061 368444.

Independence Day Wednesday 4th July 2018

6pm       Shotgun 9 Hole Texas Scramble

8.30pm       BBQ at the Figtree Restaurant

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