Ireland’s Best Courses
Did you know that Ireland’s Royal County Down is thought of as one of the best courses by Top 100 Golf Courses? This is an independent web site which is also dedicated to choosing the best places to play in the world. Consequently, this means that the Royal County Down is in third place out of around 32,000 golf courses around the world. So if you are intrigued by the thought of playing world class Golf Ireland is the place for you!
How many famous golfers are from Ireland? A lot! There is no lack of skill in this country when it comes to playing golf. The list below contains famous men and women golfers from Ireland. Many of these are also professional golf players.
Darren Clarke is one great Irish golfer. He has 22 professional wins and 3 of them have come on the PGA tours. Clarke’s greatest career accomplishment came in 2011 when he won The Open Championship. Another great golfer from Ireland is Fred Daly. Fred has 24 professional wins. He has also won The Open Championship in 1947.
Of course, no list of great Irish golfers would be complete without Rory McIlroy or Pádraig Harrington. These two greats have been entertaining golf fans for many a year – and who would bet against Rory picking up more Open Titles in the coming years? Why not click on this Wikipedia link to view the full list of Irish Golfers through the ages?
Golf Courses Top Ten List Ireland
Here is a list of the Top Ten Golf Courses in Ireland. You can view courses in both Northern and Southern Ireland. Each of those listed has been chosen for a number of factors. Some are challenging, others are in areas of great natural beauty. Whichever you choose to view, don’t forget to contact us for details on how we can book your Ireland Golf Tours for you. It only takes a few minutes to fill in our form.