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Royal Dublin Golf Club

Dollymount, coast road to Howth | North Bull Island Nature Reserve, Dollymount, Dublin D03 P768, Ireland
+353 1 833 6346
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Great traditional links & very welcoming

This is a must play in Dublin area for those seeking out true links tracks. Very well groomed... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
RickandDenise9
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St. Catharines, Canada
via mobile
Excellent experience.

My wife and I had been planning a trip to visit Ireland and Italy for years. We decided that if we... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lee1812
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Downers Grove, Illinois
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A very warm welcome to one of Ireland's finest golf links. We have history and wonderful golfing tradition here - but better than that, we have a fabulous golfing challenge over a magnificent links course. And when the golf is done, our clubhouse offers the ideal place for enjoyable relaxation. Our visitors are always welcomed by our friendly staff and we look forward to your visit to our Club. Located on Bull Island, which also houses a bird sanctuary and nature reserves, this golf course is one of the oldest in Ireland, dating back to 1885.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good40%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“links courses” (5 reviews)
“pro shop” (7 reviews)
“true links” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Dollymount, coast road to Howth | North Bull Island Nature Reserve, Dollymount, Dublin D03 P768, Ireland
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+353 1 833 6346
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must play in Dublin area for those seeking out true links tracks. Very well groomed throughout and friendly off of the tee. The greens are superb in every way. The staff are very welcoming and members I spoke to were extremely friendly....More

Thank RickandDenise9
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I had been planning a trip to visit Ireland and Italy for years. We decided that if we didn't do it now we may never do it. So on my 60th birthday we boarded a plane and flew to Dublin. My wife...More

Thank Lee1812
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Had a chance to play Royal Dublin (RD) while on a cruise ship trip. Course is about a 20 minute cab ride from the cruise ship and it is a really nice drive along the coast. There was no Uber in Ireland (july 2017) and...More

1  Thank jeff g
Reviewed 20 June 2017

First of all, I liked the Royal Dublin Golf Course a lot. It was in great shape and the staff was exceptional. My caddie (15-year-old Max) was the BEST caddie I had all week as I played 8 other courses over 9 days in the...More

1  Thank Jay M
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Great time . Played badly. Not course fAult. Course in great condition. With nice views. Would recommend a visit. Not far from Dublin City.

1  Thank mdun745
Reviewed 1 December 2016

We had heard mixed things about the royal dublin links right inside in Dublin bay. But we were enthralled by a lovely old links, which has hosted many championships, and the St. Andrews nature of olde wolrde golf snuggled low on the inland side of...More

Thank noahlar
RoyalDublin G, Guest Relations Manager at Royal Dublin Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2016

Many thanks for your lovely review. We are very proud of our history and traditions here at The Royal Dublin Golf Club and aim every day to deliver exceptional customer service. We are delighted you enjoyed your day and look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 14 October 2016

played Royal Dublin in September on weekend away. We really enjoyed the beautiful tranquil setting and great course. Staff were very helpful and we enjoyed a lovely pint of beer in their lovely clubhouse after.

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RoyalDublin G, Guest Relations Manager at Royal Dublin Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2016

Thank you for your kind review. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit to The Royal Dublin Golf Club and look forward to welcoming you again in the near future.

Reviewed 26 September 2016

Played 8 Irish courses over 10 days of the east coast 3 we played - Old Portmarnock, European and this one - I enjoyed this the most. Amazing setting on an island close to city. Course great to play on - first 3 are ok...More

2  Thank 388gerryos
RoyalDublin G, Guest Relations Manager at Royal Dublin Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2016

We are thrilled that you enjoyed your visit to the Royal Dublin Golf Club and thank you for such a lovely review. Bull island is an incredibly unique setting and we feel very blessed to be located here. We look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

A beautiful links course. Very well-maintained. Staff was very accommodating and in the pro shop and in the bar. Nice selection of clothing. We rented clubs and a golf buggy. It was a fantastic course and a great experience.

1  Thank LRE4Life
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Our first day in Ireland and we checked into the Royal Dublin. The staff greeted us and ensured our bags were taken to the room where the amenities were well explained. The room was larger than normal with great views and peaceful. Dining options were...More

Thank WayneAP
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Donna P
18 March 2017|
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Response from RoyalDublin G | Property representative |
Good afternoon, We are very close to Dublin Airport about 30-45 minutes away depending on traffic. The easiest transport would be by taxi. There are taxi ranks directly outside the doors of both terminals. We do rent... More
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GtownGinger
14 July 2016|
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Response from RoyalDublin G | Property representative |
Hi, Sorry the delay in a reply. I've just taken over this account. Unfortunately, we don't offer that service at The Royal Dublin Golf Club.
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