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Welcome To
Spanish Point Golf Club
Golfers Guide To Ireland
Voted The Best 9 Hole Golf Course in 2024
The course is open, with no restrictions.

Opened in 1896 and Affiliated 1915, Spanish Point Golf Club voted the Best 9-Hole Golf Course in Munster 2019 by the Golfers Guide to Ireland, is situated just 3 km south of Miltown Malbay on the N67 and is only 10 km from Lahinch and Doonbeg. It is a mature and beautiful classic 9 hole links course which covers an area of over 5,000 yards for 18 holes (par 68) with natural drainage and rarely closes in bad weather.

On the Wild Atlantic Way and overlooking the beach at Spanish Point, it offers fine views with typical West Coast of Ireland Atlantic conditions, which adds to the challenge for all golfers.

The course is open from dawn until dusk 364 days of the year and the licensed club bar is open from 9.00 am until 8.00 pm in the summer, (5.00 pm in the winter), where you can enjoy hot and cold drinks and light snacks.

Visitors, societies and groups are always very welcome throughout the year but prior booking is recommended.

Spanish Point Golf Club – 1896
Spanish Point golf course is among the oldest links golf courses in the country. Golf was played there before World War 1.There were many factors that popularised golf at Spanish Point.
It was a links based golf course playable all year. The West Clare Railway passed nearby. There were fine houses owned by the Moroney estate that accommodated the gentry.
The club was formed in 1896 and was affiliated to the golf union of Ireland in 1915. Class and social distinctions were quite marked in the early years but from the 1960’s there was a more enlightened attitude to membership and it allowed a dramatic rise in numbers.