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Fun course with a nice flow to the layout.

I really enjoyed Waterville Golf Links. The course is well thought out and you don't need a caddie... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2016
Briantree, MA
Great golf..,,

This was the first experience of golfing a true links course. The golf course and the surroundings... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2016
Scottsdale, Arizona
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Ring of Kerry, Waterville, Ireland
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Reviewed 29 September 2016

I really enjoyed Waterville Golf Links. The course is well thought out and you don't need a caddie to find your way around. The greens were in good shape, the fairways were a bit on the rugged side but certainly playable. They even have golf...More

Thank eddier02184
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

This was the first experience of golfing a true links course. The golf course and the surroundings of this golf course was indescribable. Will be back!!

Thank LindaJ3544
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

It's not clear why this course is so highly ranked and rated. Most of the course sits in a low lying area to the interior of the actual linksland (rolling dunes) so there are very few water views. The fairways do not drain well so...More

1  Thank Hedman88
Reviewed 23 August 2016

As a 14 HC, I am not a great golfer, but I do appreciate a good course. This course, I feel, deserves its lofty ranking, as while I felt it was not an easy course, it was fair. Additionally, it held no gimmicks, but was...More

Thank Phil J
Reviewed 1 August 2016

The course is quite famous and was rated in the top 100 in the world on various lists in the past 10 years, that's why we made the long trek from Killarney. Driving there was the most difficult of our trip throughout the republic. Staff...More

3  Thank Bryan R
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Views on this course can be amazing. It's not a manicured course like many in North America but it fits the land well. It's not as challenging as Tralee but many of the holes are great layouts especially on the back nine. Highly recommended.

Thank FrequentFlier808992
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Played a round here after playing 3 other courses. All have been very good. The scenery was wonderful. The course is a little more wide open than the other three we played so far, there is plenty of scenery to make up for it. Our...More

Thank Mikesflorida
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

My son played six rounds during the golf camp. I was able to walk the course and watch. Absolutely a stunning course, beautifully manicured, challenging with the fescue. Weather changes throughout round with wind and mist/rain. The weather contributes to the adventure. Staff super nice...More

Thank THerbert123
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Waterville is a little out of the way, but most of the coastal courses in Ireland are that way. While we caught it on a cool, misty day in late June 16, we could not have had a better time. Our caddy was spot on...More

Thank TravelMark70
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Fantastic golf course! The staff was awesome and the facilities were great. We had a blast. Thank you!!

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Julia S
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Response from SJB502014 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if you can play 9 holes but I would recommend playing the full 18, if you are worried about the walk they have plenty of buggies available
29 June 2017|
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Response from Quaker1 | Reviewed this property |
yes they have a a range
27 June 2016|
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Response from Psychonana | Reviewed this property |
If you take a caddie, it will certainly enhance your experience but It would not really be a necessity from my own experience. If it is the first course you will be playing on your trip, then go for it, they will help you... More