Golf on Achill Island
2 minutes walk from Achill Cliff House Hotel lies the Achill Golf Club. In the shadows of the majestic Minaun Cliffs golfers will enjoy a round on the scenic 9 hole links course on the Sandybanks at Keel. This golf course offers very reasonable green fees and welcomes visitors of all abilities.
For the fun golfers, the grounds of The Valley House & Hostel is home to a 9 hole Pitch & Putt course that is open seasonally.
For the serious golf competitor:
- 1 Hour Drive Away
Westport Golf Club, which played host to the 2002 Smurfit Irish P.G.A. Championship, is a magnificent 18 hole parkland course with breath taking views of Croagh Patrick and Clew Bay.
- 1.5 Hour Drive
Carne Golf Club, in north Mayo on the Mullet Peninsula, lies in magnificent unspoiled sand dunes overlooking Blacksod Bay and the wild Atlantic Ocean near the town of Belmullet. This golf course is famed the world over. Carne Golf Links was the last links course to be designed by the late Eddie Hackett and it is now believed by many who have played it to his greatest challenge.