Grange Golf Club


3+ (3 gold): one of our top-rated 3-star courses, worthy of 3½ stars.
   Grange Golf Club Est. 1910

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Grange Golf Club: Situated in the foothills of the Dublin mountains, Grange Golf Club is conveniently located just 15 minutes from Dublin city centre. The course has evolved over the past 100 years and following an expansion in the 1990s now boasts 24 holes. This allows Grange to offer three different layouts with a par of 68 on the original (Love) course, and 72 on the Championship course.

Once you've recovered (or prospered) from the two opening holes (both par-3s if you're playing the par-68 Love course), Grange will open up before you as a very enjoyable parkland course. Some of the original James Braid design is still evident, although much of his work has been substantially modified over the years. In fact, from the 8th to the 16th (Championship course) you are playing holes that are newly constructed and were only opened in 2003. After this section, the wonderful par-5 17th gives you another opportunity to reflect on Braid's masterly design touch.

The layout at Grange is definitely parkland in style, with an abundance of trees of countless varieties. Some "tighten" the fairways to an "intimidating" extent, while others occupy rather "creative" positions ... a tree must be cleared if you are to land your tee-shot on the putting surface at the par-3 4th. Grange is a well regarded and popular parkland layout, not least with the relatively recent addition of new and impressive clubhouse facilities. Well worth a visit.

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Making Contact

Grange Golf Club
Rathfarnham,
Dublin 16, Co. Dublin 
Ireland
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Office   +353 (0)1 493 2889
Pro Shop   +353 (0)1 493 2299
Fax

  +353 (0)1 493 2832

Email   info@grangegc.com
Website   www.grangegc.com
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Golf Pro
 
John McDermott (PGA Professional)
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About the course

The course: 24 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.
Undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.
 
Surroundings: Woodland.
 
Designer: James Braid
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Metres 6219 5963 5625
Par 72 72 75
SSS or Slope 71 70 74
 
At the Same Location:
Above distances are for the championship Centenary course. The Club's 24-holes can be configured into three different 18-hole courses: Centenary course (as above); Philip Love course (par-68, 5396 m, starts with two par-3s) and Marlay course (par-71, 5952 m).
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How2Get There?

9 km S of Dublin
Leave M50 at exit 13 and follow direction Rathfarnham (R113 - Brehon Field Rd then Grange Rd ). After 2.8 km keep left direction Ballyboden (Taylors Lane). After o.3 km at traffic lights, turn sharply left into golf (which is on the corner at the traffic lights).

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 Sundays; only with special permission of the General Mgr on Saturdays.  Must book in advance. Handicap required.
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Other Information
Players generally walk this course.

Practice facilities
Good
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Did you know?

Grange Golf Club is the home club of four-time European Tour winner, Ryder Cup player and captain Paul McGinley, as well as former Ladies European Tour professional Hazel Kavanagh.

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Location

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Latitude: (53.280765)
Longitude: (-6.282881)
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Red Cow Moran Hotel 4-star
Red Cow Complex, Naas Road, Dublin.
+353 (0)1 459 3650
www.redcowhotel.com

The Red Cow Moran Hotel, is a contemporary 4-star hotel and flagship of the Moran Group. Located just off the Dublin ring road (M50) at junction 9 (Red Cow Interchange) its location gives easy access to most golf courses in and around Dublin.

Golf at this hotel No
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Golf within 10 km Grange; Luttrellstown Castle; Castleknock.
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Golf within 30 km South County; Powerscourt (East and West courses); Woodbrook; K Club (Palmer and Smurfit courses); Palmerstown House; Carton House (Montgomerie and O'Meara courses); St Margaret's; Roganstown; Royal Dublin; St Anne's; Portmarnock; Portmarnock Links; The Island.
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Bewley's Hotel 3-star
Naas Road, Newlands Cross, Clondalkin, Dublin 22.
+353 (0)1 464 0140
www.bewleyshotels.com



Golf at this hotel No
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Golf within 10 km Grange; Luttrellstown Castle.
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Golf within 30 km K Club; St Margaret's; Powerscourt; Royal Dublin; Portmarnock; Portmarnock Links; The Island.
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