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Waterville Golf Links

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Ring of Kerry, Waterville, Ireland
+353 66 947 4102
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Nothing special

On a recent golf holiday to Ireland we played Waterville Golf Links as part of the package. The... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
Lawrence S
Hilton Head, South Carolina
Southwest Ireland Golf Trip

Course number five of eight we played. This was a very playable links course. The holes set up so... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
Danny L
Houma, Louisiana
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“payne stewart” (8 reviews)
“links courses” (6 reviews)
“pro shop” (5 reviews)
Ring of Kerry, Waterville, Ireland
+353 66 947 4102

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Reviewed 4 September 2017

On a recent golf holiday to Ireland we played Waterville Golf Links as part of the package. The course was in good condition but not to many memorable holes or vistas. I will not include this course in my next visit to this area, which...More

Thank Lawrence S
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Course number five of eight we played. This was a very playable links course. The holes set up so that you could see what the course gave you. No hidden traps or craters in the middle of the fairway. Caddies were very good. Very nice...More

1  Thank Danny L
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

2nd best course I have played in Ireland. A truly great course. Played on Monday August 21 in a mist but too many memorable holes not to be impressed. Nice touch with the tribute/statue to Payne Stewart and photos of his Aussie wife, Tracey. Service...More

1  Thank PeterMcL59
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Best Irish coffee in the area. Lovely setting overlooking the golf course Refurbished club house is nicely decorated and the staff are friendly and efficient

Thank CarmelmKing
Reviewed 6 August 2017

I played Waterville recently, and was curious to see what justified their recent 25% hike in green fees, which now makes them more expensive than the local classics of Ballybunion, Lahinch and Tralee. After looking at their glossy website, I decided to include Waterville in...More

2  Thank kmr2662
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

I also played this fabulous Golf course in July. Like many true golfers have mentioned it is an amazing place, it's challenging , it has breath talking scenery, and it's the soul of golf, and it's very addictive. The Greens were just as I expected...More

Thank paul d
Reviewed 18 July 2017

I played here last Friday 11 July 2017. Have been a frequent visitor to the golf course and the area. This is a truly excellent links course. A championship class A golf course.. There is a 360 wrap around view of either the sea or...More

2  Thank Michael O
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Jay, Noel and Kevin work hard to ensure all guests have a special time at Waterville. Their warmth makes this place feel special. The golf course has some spectacular views of the tidal inlets surrounding Waterville. Holes 2, 3 and 4 are some of the...More

Thank parkerw2014
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Wonderful course and scenery! Will come back for sure. Gorgeous clubhouse, looks like it has been recently re-modeled. Patrick is great caddie!

Thank David B
Reviewed 7 July 2017

I was really looking forward to playing at Waterville but was very dissappointed. We paid 200 euros each to play which is expensive by most peoples standards. However the service you get for the price is underwhelming; electric trolleys that are like antiques, no complimentary...More

4  Thank Jeff A
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Julia S
8 July 2017|
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Response from SJB502014 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if you can play 9 holes but I would recommend playing the full 18, if you are worried about the walk they have plenty of buggies available
Pieris A
28 June 2017|
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Response from Quaker1 | Reviewed this property |
yes they have a a range
27 June 2016|
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Response from Psychonana | Reviewed this property |
If you take a caddie, it will certainly enhance your experience but It would not really be a necessity from my own experience. If it is the first course you will be playing on your trip, then go for it, they will help you... More