Located on the North West coast of County Kerry, on a beautiful stretch of sand dunes overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, golfers will find two wonderfully challenging and unique world class links golf courses at Ballybunion – the Old Course and the Trent Jones Cashen Course. Whatever your choice, every hole, every hazard and every shot is defined by nature’s infinite presence.

The Old Course – one of a kind - exudes a majestic feel that simply cannot be compared to any other course on earth, consistently rated among the top courses in the world.

It is simple really. If the Cashen Course by Robert Trent Jones at Ballybunion Golf Club were situated anywhere else in the world, rather than beside the world-famous Old Course, it would attract far more attention and plaudits than it already does. A thrilling links in its own right, the Cashen is a rollercoaster ride, full of charm, quirks and spectacular holes – an experience not to be missed.


The Old Course (est. 1893)
Design: Tom Simpson
Terrain: Links Course
Technical difficulty: Difficult
Blue Tees (men): 6.739 yards, Par 71
White tees (men): 6.383 yards, Par 71
Ladies Tees (women) 5.486 yards, Par 74


The Cashen Course (est. 1984)
Design: Tom Simpson
Terrain: Links Course
Technical difficulty: Difficult
Blue Tees (men): 6.290 yards, Par 72
White tees (men): 5.917 yards, Par 72
Ladies Tees (women) 5.027 yards, Par 72



Driving range, chipping green with bunkers, two putting greens located beside the clubhouse, another putting green located near the first tee on the Trent Jones Cashen Course. Golf professional, Pro Shop, Restaurant. Clubs and Carts for hire.

Green Fee:

in EUR

Old Course 250.00 € 18
Cashen Course 80.00

In general:

Golf buggies/carts are allowed on the Cashen Course only.



Ballybunion Golf Club
Sandhill Road,
Ballybunion, Co. Kerry


Tel. +353 (0) 68 27146
Fax +353 (0) 68 27387

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