New Forest Golf Resort

4-star: generally an excellent standard golf course, well worth visiting.
   New Forest Golf Resort Est. 2006

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New Forest Golf Resort: Not to miss out on Ireland's ever-booming golf industry, this new parkland layout further reinforces the Midlands as the up-and-coming destination for visiting golfers to Ireland. Also reinforced is Peter McEvoy's reputation for designing fair but challenging golf courses that will delight players of all standards. The New Forest layout, as the name might suggest, certainly contains its fair share of tree-lined golf holes, but there are also some very picturesque open areas in this excellent mixed parkland course. The terrain is gently undulating giving pleasant if not expansive views over surrounding countryside. Very good bunkering combines with several water ditches to ensure your course management skills are appropriately tested, while occasional OB and pockets of deep rough lie in wait for anything seriously wayward off the tee. The closing stretch from the par-4 14th takes you into one of the more open and hillier parts of the course, with some very strong holes to close out the round. Perhaps uniquely in golf, the 9th hole is completely contained within the manor house's former walled-garden, now a delightful walled par-3.

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Making Contact

New Forest Golf Resort
Tyrrellspass, Co. Westmeath 
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Office   +353 (0)44 922 1100
Pro Shop   +353 (0)44 922 1100

  +353 (0)44 922 1911

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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.
Undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.
Surroundings: Rural countryside and woodland.
Designer: Peter McEvoy
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 6959 6571 5760
Par 72 72 72
SSS or Slope 73 71 72
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How2Get There?

41 km E of Athlone
From Dublin take the N4/ M4 direction Galway. Merge with M6 after Kinnegad, direction Rochfortbridge / Tyrrellspass. Approx 3km after Tyrllespass turn right, direction New Forest. Continue to follow signs to New Forest.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes in high season (April thru' Oct): weekdays €60; weekends €70. [Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc]. Credit cards accepted.
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Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.  Must book in advance. Handicap required.
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Other Information
Walking permitted at all times.

Practice facilities
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Did you know?

A four-storey, 18th century manor house provides the golf club with its historic and wonderfully equipped clubhouse. With the addition of some new building, a 4-star hotel opened in 2008.

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Latitude: (53.392696)
Longitude: (-7.438345)
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New Forest Golf Resort 4-star
Higginstown, Tyrrellspass, Co. Westmeath
+353 (0)44 922 1100

The onsite hotel at New Forest Golf Resort opened in 2008.

Golf at this hotel New Forest
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Golf within 10 km No
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Golf within 30 km Mount Temple; Esker Hills
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Mullingar Park Hotel 4-star
Dublin Road, Mullingar, Co. Westmeath
+353 (0)44 934 4446

Golf at this hotel No
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