Ballyliffin Golf Club Old Links

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  • Holes of Merit:
    5, 12, 13, 14, 18
  • NCG Rank:
    68/100 in GB&I


Tom Doak says the fairways are the most wrinkled he has ever seen!

Ballyliffin GC Old Course Videos

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Golfing World visited the course and the video can be seen here

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Golf Course Review

Nick Faldo is to Ballyliffin Golf Club Old Links what Tom Watson is to Ballybunion Golf Club. Both world-renowned players helped put it on the map and we are all better for it.

The acclaim Nick Faldo brought to the links also won him some design work. The original course was a modest 9 hole laid out in 1947. The course was extended to 18 holes in 1973. Then Faldo added 32 peat revetted bunkers in addition to 1000 yards in length in 2006.

The Ballyliffin Golf Club - Old Links may not be as 'old' as many others but it certainly has all the charm of an old-world classic.

Ballyliffin GC Pollan Links

Ballyliffin Golf Club Pollan Links was completed over the 2019-2020 winter season. The new short course is a bit of fun to accent the two championship courses on offer with holes ranging from 90-147 yards in length.

The course may not require length but the greens and bunkers will provide plenty of drama, built to be peers to the other 36 on the big boy's courses.


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A photograph of the 7th hole at Ballyliffin Golf Club Old Links.


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