Galgorm Golf and Country Club
Galgorm Castle, Galgorm Rd,
Ballymena, Antrim BT42 1HL
Tel : +44 (0) 1266 46161 Fax : +44 (0) 1266 651151
Galgorm Castle Golf Club is an exciting mixture of the new and the old. Opened in 1997 this 18 hole, 6736 yards par 72 has received many accolades from the golfing media. Galgorm Castle is within half an hours drive of Belfast Airport and Larne ferry port. Equally close at hand are attractions such as the Giants Causeway and the world famous Glens of Antrim making Galgorm Castle the ideal base from which to explore the delights of Northern Ireland. The clubhouse at Galgorm Castle, designed around a wonderful 'Pavillion in the landscape', incorporates a golf shop, coffee and relaxation area and changing rooms. Dining / conference / function room can accommodate 60.
Our covered, 24-bay, landscapped driving range is situated beside the reception area and Golf Shop. This floodlight facility has a fully automated, self-service, ball delivery system and provides an ideal location for anyone wishing to improve their game, take a lesson or merely hit a few balls before playing a round. Open 7 days a week and supported by our resident PGA qualified teaching staff.
The Golf Academy and PGA staff are available to members and non-members alike 7 days a week. Courses are run throughout the summer for groups of all ages and abilities. Overseas visitors can get a official handicap if they undergo tuition at Galgorm Castle.
Our sister hotel, the luxurious 4 star Galgorm Manor is on our doorstep and offers a wide range of activities including riding and fishing. In addition there is an excellent selection of associated local hotels and self-catering cottages in close proximity.
Located in mid Antrim on the outskirts of Ballymena, 20 miles form Belfast City, Belfast International Airport and the ports of Belfast and Larne.
For more information on Galgorm Golf and Country Club see www.ga lgormcastle.com
|Course Name: Galgorm Castle Holes: 18 Yardage: 6736 SSS:|
|Championship course set in 220 acres of beautiful, mature parkland and is located in the heart of County Antrim. It is overlooked by Galgorm Castle, which was built in 1618 by Sir Faithful Fortescue. The course has been built in the estate grounds of Galgorm Castle, a site of great historical interest and one of the finest examples of Jacobean architecture in Ireland.
No expense has been spared in producing a course to meet the most exacting standards of design and construction. All greens and tees are built to USGA specification. Full use has been made of the natural features available, which include five lakes and two rivers, the Maine and the Braid, one of which provides a magnificent oxbow.
With the backdrops of the Castle and the ancient Irish fort of the MacQuillan clan, there is no more inspiring setting for your golfing requirements.
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