Experience the magic of Irish Links Golf at its finest at Kirkistown Castle.
This coastal course is a challenge for even the best of players, indeed it is dotted with many deep revetted bunkers and possesses some of the most difficult par 4’s in Irish golf. With majestic elevated greens and tees the views of countryside and Irish Sea coast are simply stunning; the course plays firm and fast which requires a traditional style of strategic play. A super course playable all year round, treat yourself to a True Irish Golf Links experience at Kirkistown Castle!
Kirkistown Castle is the closest links course to Belfast, with a 45-minute scenic drive along the Ards Peninsula. It is also the closest True Links course to Royal County Down, less than an hour away.
Golfers from the Club: Mr. Michael Bannon, Coach of Rory McIlroy
Par: 69 Yards: 6167
Signature Hole: The “Long Reach” Par 4 Tenth, reputedly one of the most difficult Par 4’s in Ireland with a postage stamp elevated green – a true challenge to make the green in regulation!
142 Main Road, , BT22 1JA Cloughey County Down