Cork Golf Club


3-star: a good golf course with many fine features.
   Cork Golf Club Est. 1888

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Cork Golf Club: based on a rather varied layout and landscape, Cork is a rather tough course to describe, and at times even tougher to play. Wrapped up in its scenic and multifarious layout, you'll find many tree-lined parkland holes, while others, more open in character, are played alongside expansive Lough Mahon. And then there's others played around, over and through a former stone quarry - very much in evidence from the short par-4 6th to the short par-5 11th.

During the 1920s, world renowned designer Alister Mackenzie created a greater sense of cohesion and quality to the layout, which has stood the test of time through to the present day. From many parts of the course there are wonderful views onto Lough Mahon. Definitely one to add to your itinerary if your making a trip to celebrated County Cork.

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Making Contact

Cork Golf Club
Little Island,
Cork, Co. Cork 
Ireland
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Office   +353 (0)21 435 3451
Pro Shop   +353 (0)21 435 3451
Fax

  +353 (0)21 435 3410

Email   info@corkgolfclub.ie
Website   www.corkgolfclub.ie
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Golf Pro
 
Peter Hickey
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.
Undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.
 
Surroundings: River estuary
 
Designer: Dr Alister MacKenzie redesigned the course, extending it to 18-holes in 1927.
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Metres 6119 5684 5185
Par 72 72 74
SSS or Slope 72 68 73
 
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How2Get There?

8 km E of Cork
Leave the N25 Cork - Waterford road, to the east of Cork, at the R623 exit. Follow R623 direction Little Island. After 500 metres turn right direction Cork GC. After 160 m turn left and golf club is on your right opposite St Lappan's church.

Essential information

Green Fees:
Visitor fee, 18-holes: weekdays €80; weekends €100. Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2018].
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Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends (after 2.00 pm).  Must book in advance. Handicap required.
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Other Information
Walking permitted at all times.

Practice facilities
Good
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Did you know?

A Spanish Chestnut tree on the 11th hole commemorates Seve Ballesteros's 323 metre uphill drive at this hole during an exhibition match in 1983 - one imagines it was not into a stiff breeze!

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Location

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Latitude: (51.901263)
Longitude: (-8.353622)
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Ballymaloe House 4-star
Shanagarry, Midleton, Co. Cork
+353 (0)21 465 2531
www.ballymaloe.ie



Golf at this hotel No
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Golf within 10 km No
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Golf within 30 km Fota Island; Cork.
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The Maryborough Hotel & Spa 4-star
Maryborough Hill, Douglas, Cork.
+353 (0)21 436 5555
www.maryborough.com

Nestled in the leafy suburbs of Cork, the Maryborough Hotel and Spa combines the charm and grandeur of a country residence with the luxury of an internationally acclaimed hotel.

Golf at this hotel No
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Golf within 10 km Cork
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Golf within 30 km Fota Island; Old Head of Kinsale (40 km)
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