A fine view of the 15th green (a par 5 measuring 586 yards) across the waters of Clew Bay.
The 200 yard 9th hole plays its full length into the prevailing wind and uphill.
The narrow approach to the well bunkered 5th hole requires an accurate strike to avoid trouble.
The innocuous looking 7th has out of bounds on both sides of the fairway and water right of the green.
Hole 12, Roman Island, a 231 yards down hill par 3 with wonderful views across the bay.
Westports finishing hole is a strong par 5 with risk and reward opportunities, a 5 is always good.
Hole 15, a 586 yard par 5 plays into the prevailing wind and will challenge even the longest hitters.
The Course – A Challenge Awaits
The Golfers Guide to Ireland 2016, voted Westport as ‘The best Parkland in Connaught, 2016, for the second time in the last three years. The par is 73, with five par fives contributing significantly to a yardage of 6800. Sitting on the edge of Clew Bay You may well need to look up at the ever present Croagh Patrick for inspiration! Kevin Markham, Golf writer and Photographer, Consultant at ‘Destination Golf’ highlights holes 11 to 16 – “Superb, using the best elevation changes, the best views and the water to thrill you.” The recent spell of warm weather with sprinklings of rain showers means the course is now in pristine condition. Read more
Clubhouse Facilities – Pro Shop and Restaurant Specials.
Club Professional, Todd O’Reilly, will be delighted to field your golfing queries and look after all your golfing needs in his extensively stocked golf shop. Re gripping golf clubs and re studding golf shoes are carried out on premises and golf carts, golf trolleys and golf clubs are available to hire. Driving Range cards can also be purchased. Read more
Our restaurant provides a choice of starters, main courses and deserts. A daily “Specials Board” is available in the bar. While dining, relax and enjoy the magnificent view of the course, Clew Bay and Ireland’s Holy Mountain Croagh Patrick. Your feedback is always welcome.
Play 3 of Mayo’s Premier Parkland Golf Courses
3 of Mayo’s Premier Parkland Golf Courses have partnered together to offer all Golfers a fantastic Golf Pass for €79 to play 3 fantastic Golf Courses.This represents a significant saving when compared to published Rack Rates.
The Golfer will be treated to 3 Golf Courses: –
Westport (Best Parkland course in Connaught 2016 & 2014)
Ballinrobe (Best Parkland course in Connaught 2015) and
Castlebar (Fast greens and described as the “Augusta of Connaught”.
This Golf pass is ideal for Societies or individuals who wish to play quality Parkland Golf Courses at very competitive prices.
Three great golf courses on the western seaboard have combined forces to celebrate the Wild Atlantic Way (WAW) concept. Carne Golf Links (Belmullet), Westport Championship Golf Course and Connemara Golf Links offer the golf enthusiast a fantastic opportunity to play all three at the incredible price of €129 when you purchase the Wild Atlantic Way (WAW) GOLF PASS.