Oughterard Golf Club
Oughterard Golf Club
4.5
08:00 - 23:00
Monday
08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:00
Thursday
08:00 - 22:00
Friday
08:00 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 23:00
Sunday
08:00 - 23:00
About
Oughterard Golf Club is renowned for its hospitality and is an ideal venue to include on a memorable golfing holiday in the West of Ireland. Oughterard Golf Club has the full range of facilities to ensure your visit is memorable, from a fully stocked Proshop to a award nominated Restaurant. Oughterard Golf Club is an 18 Hole parkland course, which is lined with mature native Irish trees, including Oak, Hazel and Birch. It is an excellent test of golf for any level of golfer. The garden course of Connacht.
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nywlid
North Wales79 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2022
Great day at Oughterard GC for our group. Course was a in excellent condition and a real challenge for all levels. Greens were in superb condition and very fast.
We were well looked after in the bar and restaurant. Staff were very friendly and helpful.
Massive thanks to Derek the pro for looking after us, not easy when 48 swamp the shop all at once demanding their buggy !!
The day could not have been better.
Thank you Oughterard.
Written 3 May 2022
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tony b
5 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2020
good little course. not a lot too it but well presented. fairways were decent considering all the rain so fair play there.
Written 18 August 2020
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92Daisy
Galway, Ireland13 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2020
Great food, reasonably priced and very welcoming staff, just off main road from Galway to Clifden. Well located near a 15th century castle which is well worth a visit. Would highly recommend.
Written 23 January 2020
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Mortgagejim
Boston52 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2019
Played in 3 hours and 15 minutes on a Sunday afternoon, greens were really fast and of course the course was green and in beautiful shape. More like American courses than the links I usually play in Ireland , 50 euro , very reasonable , friendly staff
Written 5 November 2019
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Happyslicer
Porthmadog, UK12 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2018 • Couples
Arrived on an extremely wet day with a mid day tee time booked. No body out on the course and the very aimiable assistant in the pro shop suggested we wait to see if the weather improved. Finally at 4p.m rain had eased and the 4 of us ventured out.The course itself was very well presented with the quality of greens exceptional considering the deluge that occured earlier in the day.Although we only played 12 holes it was very enjoyable and would certainly visit again if in the area. As I previously mentioned the gentleman in the pro shop was most obliging and a credit to your club.
Written 26 August 2018
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rossca2016
8 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2018 • Family
Was at a christening in the golf club and ate in the castle restaurant. Food was beautiful very tasty and piping hot how i like it. Staff are very good and help full .will be back again.
Written 26 August 2018
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albany6660
Paris, France121 contributions
1.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2017 • Couples
Had several email communications with club, tee time 08:50 set with rental clubs and buggy. **Did not notice the bottom of the email requiring advance payment. Not a problem when I called Friday morning, recognized my name.

Arrived in Oughterard Thursday evening, rain, and more scheduled for next day. Sent email to club advising I could not play at 08:50 in rain due to health reasons on Friday, and could another tee time be available and could include Saturday. Noted in email I would call at 7:00 a.m. but found out that pro shop does not open until 08:30. Spoke with pro shop about 08:40 and was told no tee time available for me that a group was taking all tee times. It did turn out to be rather nice on Friday afternoon and wonderful on Saturday.
Drove past club twice Saturday while touring with my wife.......course appeared almost empty. Guess the economy is good enough they don't need income from non members.
3 nights lodging, all meals, gas for car, shopping in town, haircut from local shop, and fees to visit local sites, Castle, Garden etc.
Can only surmise non members not particularly of interest to club.
Have played many courses in Ireland and always felt welcome........played last year in Galloway, should have gone back to this club. Felt welcome and members invited me for drinks after golf and drove me back to my hotel (wife did not have to come and get me).
Will skip Oughterard next trip.
Written 12 August 2017
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Good afternoon, We have looked into your problem. I am sorry that you didn't get the chance to experience our course. I notice that your email to the office requested a early tee time on Saturday after failing to play on Friday and i'm sorry to say that you were mislead. Early Tee times are very much available at our club bar competition days on Sundays and some Saturdays. The Pro Shop opens based on the timesheet (this morning at 7.30 and 6.45am on Sundays - for example) and would of done on this day for you if needed. The day itself was busy but would of had spells where tee times were not filled by the organisation that had use of the course, maybe you passed at these times. This organisation has control of the tee and busy or not members or visitors can only play if allowed by the paying group. If you called into the club at the times you passed we could of asked for this. Oughterard Golf Club bases itself on good customer service and a friendly atmosphere. Which many of our earlier reviews detail. We are very much sorry that miscommunication lead to you not getting out early on the Saturday morning and should you return to the area we would hope to right your wrong. Oughterard Golf Club and its facilities is very much open for visitors and have been recently been nominated for a award by the general public for Club of the year by the Irish Restaurant Association. Please get in touch should you return to this beautiful area. Regards Oughterard Golf Club
Written 19 April 2018
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mtfwhls
New Haven, CT86 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2017
We travelled from USA and had a group for golf. We were able to rent clubs, right and left handed. Everyone was very accommodating. Beautiful place to golf.
Written 8 August 2017
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Aidan M
12 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2017 • Friends
Good location as just off the main road Between Galway and Clifden. Nice tidy course with good staff and food.
Written 31 July 2017
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Andrew C
5 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2016 • Solo
The gentleman in the pro shop set me up with rental clubs for 9 holes and I was off. Very friendly and loaded with information.
Written 11 May 2016
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Oughterard Golf Club is open:
  • Mon - Fri 08:00 - 22:00
  • Sat - Sun 08:00 - 23:00



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