Located off Tullagh Point on the Atlantic edge of Inishowen Peninsula, Ballyliffin Golf Club boasts two championship courses, ‘The Old Links’ and ‘Glashedy Links’. This Club is renown for not only the spectacular scenery but, their hospitality and the outstanding condition the courses are kept in year round.
Glashedy and Old Links are spread out over undulating hills and sand dunes with large multi-tiered Greens full of tough break and, 3 putting is much too common. Glashedy plays out at 7,200 yards and has 9 Par Four holes over 400 yards. The two courses are intertwined with each other and both are kept in top notch condition. Of course, this fine facility offers all the services and accommodations one would expect from renown golf club and their Staff is very helpful and friendly.
The General Manager of Ballyliffin has been in the news lately when he announced in his promotion to host the 2019 Irish Open that, ” the course is more than capable of hosting any championship event”. Anyone who plays here would have to agree. Also recently, PGA Pro Nick Faldo has done work here on the Old Course to improving its playability. The new Clubhouse opened in May of 2000 with 25,000 sq. Ft. Of modern conveniences and a breathtaking view of the courses and the ocean.
This truly is a Jewel for Ireland and for the game of golf. Bookings can be made by phone or online. The Club is home to an exceptional Pro Shop, Locker Rooms, Restaurant and full Bar. There are many unique features about Ballyliffin Golf Club other than the fact that it is Ireland’s most Northerly golf course. It has already hosted many Professional Events but, one must experience this course for themselves if they desire the true experience and beauty offered.