Society Golf in Munster.

Society Golf in Munster.

Munster offers exceptional golf experiences, unrivaled courses, and the best scenery the country has to offer. Home to internationally recognised courses such as Killarney Golf & Fishing Club, the highly sought-after Dundrum House Golf Club, and the first-class Castlemartyr Golf Club, societies are spoiled for choice as to where to play. Being accessible and offering some of the most stunning course-side backdrops you could imagine, golfers are in their element when playing in Munster, plus many of these courses are attached to some of the country’s most luxurious castles, hotels, and resorts offering world-class facilities for an enjoyable day out. Munster is a true golfers paradise with over 80 courses to suit all handicaps and budgets. With so much choice, it can be difficult to narrow your options, so we’ve done the hard work for you! Here we outline our top society venues in Munster to help you decide on the best venue for your society.


Killarney Golf & Fishing Club

Co. Kerry

Killarney Golf & Fishing Club, one of Ireland’s most prestigious and historic golfing venues, teed off a new partnership with Synergy Golf and has built a brand-new vision for the golf club. The appointment was driven by a bid to improve the overall experience and to bring Killarney Golf & Fishing Club back to its glory days. Located in Killarney National Park and surrounded by the lakes of Lough Leane, Killarney Golf & Fishing Club is a world-class destination. Home to two 18-hole courses, Killeen and Mahony’s Point, and a 9-hole course, Lackabane, it is the ideal venue for a society day out, corporate event, or golf classic. Over the past number of years, Killarney Golf & Fishing Club has invested over €400,000 in improving the golf course and this is set to continue. Together, Killarney Golf & Fishing Club and their new management partners have recently invested over €200,000 into the facility which was used to reburnish a brand-new professional shop, a new club website, and ongoing course improvements.

Killeen – Killeen, the jewel in the crown, played host to the Irish Open on four separate occasions. The course offers both spectacular lakeside scenery and challenging golf to players of all levels, with water features on nearly every hole. Killeen is arguably one of the best parkland courses in the country.

Mahony’s Point – Mahony’s Point offers golfers spectacular views of the famous Killarney Lakes which are overlooked by the McGillicuddy Reeks, the highest mountain range in Ireland. The 18-hole championship course is a great option for societies looking for a softer challenge. The final three holes are breathtaking as you play towards the lake with the 18th hole described as ‘one of the memorable holes in golf’.

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Faithlegg Golf Club

Co. Waterford

Arguably the most sought-after society venue in Waterford, Faithlegg Golf Club is now in the final stages of a three-year investment strategy that will see a further €100,000 put into improving the already magnificent golf course, taking the total investment, since 2016, to €300,000. Over the past three years, some of the investment was spent on a fully refurbished clubhouse, course verti-draining and sanding, new course signage, and the addition of new buggies and electric trollies, all of which are designed to make Faithlegg Golf Club an unforgettable experience for golf societies who visit in 2020. Faithlegg Golf Club is now taking bookings for the 2020 season. All societies that play in 2022 will be in with a chance to win a 3 Night Stay in La Cala, Spain for up to 20 of their society!

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Dundrum House Golf Club

Co. Tipperary

Dundrum House Golf Club is a must-visit when planning your 2022 golf outings. The impressive 18-hole championship parkland golf course has been woven into the fabric of a mature Georgian estate, designed by 1995 Ryder Cup hero Philip Walton. Using the natural features of woodland and parkland, adorned by the Multeen River, Philip has created an exhilarating, par 72 course over 7,200 yards. Society Golf is always at the forefront of this highly sought-after Munster golf resort and with society green fee rates starting from just €30, it’s easy to see why it’s growing in popularity year on year. Make sure this County Tipperary golf course is part of your 2022 calendar!

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Castlemartyr Golf Club

Co. Cork

Castlemartyr Golf Resort prides itself on having one of the best venues in Cork for a corporate golf day, golf classic, or society outing. Castlemartyr Golf Resort is an inland links-style course that is designed to be challenging and pleasurable for players of any caliber. Castlemartyr Golf Club provides first-class service across all aspects of the golf spectrum, from the course itself to the clubhouse and professional shop. Be sure to include Castlemartyr Golf Resort in your schedule for 2022!

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Dromoland Castle Golf Club

Co. Clare

Every golfer dreams of playing at Dromoland Castle Golf & Country Club. Designed by Ron Kirby and JB Carr, the impressive 18-hole 6,824 yards par 72 championship course is set on the magnificent 450-acre estate of Dromoland Castle. Combining gentle hills, ancient trees, and unexpected water hazards, the immaculately maintained course presents challenges and thrills for golfers of all abilities. One of the finest parkland courses in Ireland, it’s matched by superb practice facilities and a welcoming clubhouse experience. A must-play in 2022!

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Newcastle West Golf Club

Co. Limerick

Newcastle West’s free-draining soil and USGA specification greens present top-quality playing conditions combined with great value golf in Ireland. The golf course is open for play all year round and is very popular with societies and both Irish and International golf tours. Facilities include a driving range, pro shop, chipping green, and two practice putting greens. It is indeed a unique golf course, featuring strategic bunkering, water hazards, many groves of trees, and well-designed risk and reward holes. Look out for your risk and reward at 12. Try driver. The course has something for every golfer, from handicap 1 to 36, and including those in the plus handicap bracket. The course is playable all year round and is maintained to the highest standards, with the widely acknowledged best greens in Munster. With magnificent views across the countryside, the clubhouse offers visitors the very finest of Irish hospitality and has earned the reputation as Muster’s friendliest Golf club!

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