• February the 1st and Westport Golf Club is experiencing a particularly fine start to the season, come play.

    February the 1st and Westport Golf Club is experiencing a particularly fine start to the season.
  • A panoramic view looking over the 1st green, one of many great views visitors can enjoy.

    The panoramic view looking over the 1st green, one of the many great view.
  • Aerial shot of the 13th hole, uphill, dogleg left, 448 yards, very deserving of its index one ranking.

    An aerial shot of the 13th hole, uphill, dogleg left, 448 yards, very deserving of its index 1 ranking.
  • Hole 12, another great par 3, played off an elevated tee into the wind, club selection is critical.

    Hole 12, another great par 3, played off an elevated tee into the wind, club selection is critical.
  • The difficult approach to the 6th green, card a 4 here and you have gained on the field.

    The difficult approach to the 6th green, card a 4 here and you have gained on the field.
  • Water very much in play on the par 5’s holes 7 & 10,  rely on your short game to make birdie.

    Water very much in play on the par 5’s holes 7 & 10,  rely on your short game to make birdie.
  • As par 5’s go, hole 15 is one of the best. Drive over water, long second & a 3rd to an elevated green.

    As par 5’s go, hole 15 is one of the best. Drive over water, long second & a 3rd to an elevated green.

International King’s Cup 2017

Westport Golf ClubSaturday 1st April          

Billed as the amateur Ryder Cup, The International King’s Cup Match Play Event is a leading amateur event played in honour of golf’s greatest ambassador, Mr. Arnold Palmer.

 

 

Now’s  Your Chance to Play for Ireland – 8 Pairs to Qualify for National Qualifier

Westport will stage one of the four provincial qualifiers for the event on Saturday 1st April.
The competition is open to pairs of all handicaps, 8 Pairs, i.e. 16 golfers, qualifying through to stage 2, the National Qualifier  at Lough Erne Resort on Sunday April 23rd. The Irish Team will then be selected to take on the USA in a three day 54 Hole Matchplay Tournament from 22nd until the 25th of May 2017.  Read more

Are You Eligible to Play?

The answer is yes. The event is open to every person who holds an official GUI handicap. There is also two age brackets from which the two man teams can qualify under (Age 18+ and Senior 50+) to try and secure a spot on the Irish Team to represent Ireland. Full Details

 

 

Westport Takes “Best Parkland Course Award ”

Pictured at the presentation were Bernard Durkin, TD, Des Mahon (Westport Golf Club), Ger Humphries (Tipperary Crystal), Martin Gillen (Westport Golf Club) and Paddy McCarthy (Golfers Guide to Ireland)

Westport Golf Club warmly welcomes the news that it has been voted the best Parkland Course in Connaught by the Golfers Guide to Ireland. This popular and influential golf publication recently held their ‘Awards Night 2017’ at Carton House.  Club chairman Des Mahon and vice-captain Martin Gillen travelled to Carton House to accept the prize.

In accepting the award on behalf of the members and staff, Mr. Mahon commented: “The award is recognition for the hard work undertaken by everybody in cementing Westport Golf Club as the premier parkland destination in the west of Ireland.”

 

Winter Special Offer for Golf Societies

Societies (12 or more players) are welcome to play Westport Championship Golf course at the special rate of €20 pp. The special offer applies  from November 2016 to  the end of February 2017.

Contact Karen at 00353 9828262 for further details.

 

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 €95 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.

 

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 The WAW Golf Pass

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 €195 when you purchase the Wild Atlantic Way (WAW) GOLF PASS.

 

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 10 great reasons to visit Westport

Award-winning travel writer and journalist, Pól Ó Conghaile has 10 great reasons why Westport may be the best weekend break in Ireland?

 

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