Dooks Golf Club

Killarney, Ireland

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Dooks Golf Club overview

Dooks Golf Course overview

Originally a 9-hole course, it has gone through several changes over the years with Martin Hawtree the latest person to leave his mark at Dooks in 2006. One of the primary strengths of Dooks Golf Club is that golfers who visit get to experience pure links golf at one of Ireland’s top ‘hidden gems’ without needing to pay a premium green fee.

Dooks is an ideal place for people looking for a more tranquil setting to experience a superb links course, where the defence is not in the length of the course (approximately 6500 yards from the back tees) but the layout.

Signature Holes

The par-3, 171-yard 13th is a memorable hole that involves a tee box that sits below the green, therefore sheltering golfers from the wind which often causes misjudged club selection. Add to that a stunning mountain backdrop and an amphitheater type green and you can be sure it will be remembered.

Did You Know?

In 1963 Dooks’ 75-year land lease expired, and they were told to vacate by the landowner. Subsequently, members of the club ran a “Save Dooks Campaign” which included an interview on TV that was broadcast across Ireland.

In 1965, the landowner agreed to sell to the members for £7,000. This may seem a trivial amount now but in 1965 it was seven times the amount the club generated annually.

Accommodation near Dooks Golf Club

Castlerosse Park Resort

Castlerosse Hotel is a beautiful hotel located near the lakes in Killarney. Known for its great service, the hotel also provides guests with comfortable rooms, a unique dining experience, and excellent golf nearby.

Lake Hotel Killarney

The Lake Hotel in Killarney is a 4-star, family-run hotel offering scenic views and an abundance of peace and tranquillity. Stay at this lakeside property for a relaxing, enjoyable experience.

Eviston House Hotel

The Eviston House Hotel, located in Killarney city center, is a good 3-star property which provides an excellent base for golf tours in South West Ireland. Stay here for terrific value for money.

Killarney Park Hotel

This is a superb Five-Star hotel in the heart of Killarney. It has everything you’d expect and is renowned as one of the best in Ireland - if you're planning a Killarney golf tour it's the ideal place to stay.

Killarney Plaza Hotel & Spa

Located centrally in the popular town of Killarney in south-west Ireland, the Killarney Plaza Hotel is an excellent 4-star property offering 198 spacious guestrooms.

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