Photo of Headfort Golf Club (New course)

Headfort Golf Club

Navan Rd (R147),

Kells, Co. Meath

  • Office

    +353 (0)46 924 0146
  • Pro shop

    +353 (0)46 924 0639
  • Fax

    +353 (0)46 924 9282
  • Golf pro

    Brendan McGovern (PGA, Golf Professional)

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined and open parkland. Gently undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.

  • Surroundings:

    Woodland and open rural countryside.

  • Designer:

    New course designed by Christy O'Connor Jr (2000); the Old courses dates from 1930.

Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Metres
6515
5871
5010
Par
72
72
72
SSS or slope
75
72
73

At the same location:

Above distances are for the New course. Also at Headfort GC is the 18-hole Old course (par-72, 5973 m from back tees, SSS 71).

Location

Latitude:

53.725202

Longitude:

-6.859961

How to get there:

1 km E of Kells / 51 km SW of Dundalk / 64 km NW of Dublin.

Headfort Golf Club (New course)

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.

Est. 1928

The New course at Headfort Golf Club is a well-rated and pleasantly testing golf course. This tree-lined and open parkland layout should not disappoint, with many attractive features and several excellent holes to enjoy. Plenty of golfing challenge and usually good upkeep contribute to the appeal of this well-crafted design. One to include on your play list if you are in the area.

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  • Photo of Headfort Golf Club (New course)
  • Photo of Headfort Golf Club (New course)
  • Photo of Headfort Golf Club (New course)
  • Photo of Headfort Golf Club (New course)
  • Photo of Headfort Golf Club (New course)
  • Photo of Headfort Golf Club (New course)
  • Photo of Headfort Golf Club (New course)
  • Photo of Headfort Golf Club (New course)
  • Photo of Headfort Golf Club (New course)

Visitors

Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.

Must book in advance.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes on the New course in summer season: Sun-Fri €55; Sat €70.

Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2018].

Other information

Soft spikes only. Players generally walk this course. Golf carts available for hire.

Practice facilities

Good

Did you know?

Published ranking

Ireland: 29th best course in Ireland (Golf World, 2019).

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