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Carne Golf Links

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R312, Belmullet, Ireland
+353 97 82292
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An incredible golf course- a total GEM

We played the course on saturday and were so impressed, we asked if there was a tee time free on... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2017
Castletroy74
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Limerick, Ireland
Magnificent links course

1st stop in a 4 course tour Mayo/Sligo. What a course. Magnificent views, ample fairways making it... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Andreas C
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Carne Golf Links lies in magnificent unspoiled sand dunes overlooking Blacksod Bay and the wild Atlantic Ocean near Belmullet Co. Mayo in the west of Ireland. Carne was the last links course to be designed by the late Eddie Hackett and it is now...more
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

We played the course on saturday and were so impressed, we asked if there was a tee time free on the sunday to play again. Initial round was off the green tees and we moved to the white tees on the sunday to test ourselves...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2017

1st stop in a 4 course tour Mayo/Sligo. What a course. Magnificent views, ample fairways making it playable, each hole offering something special. It's well worth the trip. Bar & restaurant excellent. Don't pass it by.

4  Thank Andreas C
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

Even if you play modest golf the fresh air and the views from all parts of the course are worth the green fee in itself.

4  Thank Pat T
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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

A unique and wonderful golf course that is classically designed and enjoyable to play. The scenery is hard to imagine, as the views are immense. The fairways are ample and the rough while vast is not the same as other courses where it is unplayable....More

4  Thank Wesley B
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

Carne is a first class establishment, staff is amazing and course is fantastic. A must-see for any golfer travelling to ireland

8  Thank SamGolf17
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

I've had the pleasure to play over 20 links courses in Ireland, but this was my first trip to Carne, and it did not disappoint. The dunes are breathtaking, and the view of the Atlantic from the back 9 is one of the best in...More

5  Thank Richard T
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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

I played Carne links twice in 2017 (end july) and once in 2016 (june). The course is unique, natural, scenic, challanging ... great! Greens and fairways were perfect! All damages of a flood in 2016 were recovered. I love golfing in Ireland and I played...More

5  Thank Giovanni T
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Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We had the pleasure of playing here yesterday in the sun. It's an amazing challenge to any golfer. So many blind shots were hit which added to the fun. The lady in the golf shop was so friendly and pleasant and the same goes for...More

5  Thank MagsWard12
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fionatog, General Manager at Carne Golf Links, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2017

We're delighted you enjoyed your visit to Carne and look forward to hopefully welcoming you back again.

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Reviewed 16 July 2017

I had heard about this course which is in west Mayo and a bit of a hike to get to it but it is worth the trip This is a great links a wonderful challenge Unusually for a links it is not protected by bunkers...More

4  Thank rory80
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fionatog, General Manager at Carne Golf Links, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2017

We're glad you enjoyed your visit to us. Our greenkeeers are always working hard to keep our greens in excellent condition so it's great to get such feedback. Thank you.

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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

This is a classic Irish golf course. It is how I imagine golf in Ireland was originally. Very little ground was moved. You just played around and through the huge sand dunes. A lot of blind shots. Get a caddy

4  Thank Ralph L
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fionatog, General Manager at Carne Golf Links, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2017

We hope you enjoyed your visit. Carne is quite unique in its history and we aim to keep it true to its history and to a true Links experience

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