Welcome to Waterville Golf Club, a true gem nestled in the picturesque town of Waterville. This corporate club boasts a stunning links course that will leave golf enthusiasts in awe. With 18 magnificent holes, this course offers a unique and unspoiled visual and audible environment, providing a tranquillity that is unparalleled in the world of golf.
Waterville Golf Links is situated on an isthmus of natural dune-land, bordered by the majestic Wild Atlantic Ocean to the west, the meandering Inny River to the north, the scenic Inny Estuary to the east, and native bogland to the south. This exceptional location ensures breathtaking views and a sense of serenity that enhances the golfing experience. Each hole is thoughtfully designed to stand apart from one another, allowing players to immerse themselves in the natural beauty of the landscape. The fairways and greens are beautifully framed by the indigenous dune flora, creating a visually stunning and sensory-rich environment.
When you step onto the course, you may spot our cherished course emblem, the Irish Hare, proudly roaming the links. But that's not all! Waterville is home to a diverse array of wildlife, with over fifty different species of birds alone that call this place their home or frequent it regularly. Nature enthusiasts will be thrilled by the opportunity to observe these magnificent creatures during their golfing journey.
The rich history of Waterville Golf Club dates back to its foundation in 1889. Since then, it has become renowned as a premier golfing destination. The course, when played from the White tees, offers a thrilling challenge with a par of 72. With a length of 6,556 yards, players of all skill levels can put their abilities to the test on this remarkable layout.
Ranked an impressive 20th by Golf Monthly, Waterville Golf Club has earned its place among the top golf courses in the world. It consistently receives accolades for its exceptional design and impeccable maintenance, ensuring an unforgettable golfing experience for all who visit.
After a satisfying round of golf, the clubhouse awaits you with its warm and inviting atmosphere. Relax and unwind at the bar while sharing tales of your golfing conquests with fellow players. Indulge in a delectable meal at the onsite restaurant, where you can savour a delicious culinary experience in a picturesque setting.