Ballynahinch Castle is ideally located as a base for golfing holidays in Connemara, Galway. Whether you prefer the challenge of Links Golf Courses or the beauty of parkland fairways, the West of Ireland is home to a wide variety of courses suitable for the beginner and the scratch golfer alike.
Connemara Golf Club in nearby Ballyconneely is renowned as a challenging links course and is only fifteen miles from Ballynahinch Castle. Set against the spectacular backdrop of the Atlantic Ocean with the Twelve Pins in the distance this is a stunning 27 hole championship Golf Course.
There is also a parkland course at Oughterard and a championship seaside course at Westport. Although Westport is a forty mile drive, you will pass beautiful scenery and Westport is a charming coastal town with plenty to see and do.
Golfing in the West of Ireland really is a glorious experience for anyone who enjoys flawless greens, year-round golf, challenging fairways and stunning scenery. Golf clubs and buggys are available to hire at most local golf courses.