Take a Shot at One of Ireland's Pride, the Beaufort Golf Club
The Beaufort Golf Club, an 18 hole Kerry Golf Course situated 7 miles from Killarney and often referred to as the hidden gem of Southwest Ireland Golf. Beaufort Golf Course is nestled at the base of Ireland’s highest mountain, Carrantouhill, part of the world famous MacGillycuddy Reeks. Set amongst 200 year old trees, 15th century castle ruins, two lakes and rolling meadows.
Today, Beaufort Golf Course has been newly redeveloped to the highest standards by Golf Architect Tom McKenzie of McKenzie and Ebert. Situated in Killarney and is a part of the Churchtown Estate, the Beaufort Golf Club is a parkland championship course that is engulfed by the renowned McGillycuddy Reeks Mountains that provides spectacular scenery laden all throughout the course. Along the scenic views, the ruins of the Castle Core sit beside the 13th green. Entering the course, you will see two hundred year old trees lined up.
With its exceptional mild climate and the natural drainage of this par 71 course, playing in the Beaufort Golf Club will most certainly be very enjoyable. The first nine holes can be found at the west side of the avenue while its back nine provides more eye candy as they are nearer to the highest mountains in Ireland on the south side.
Just 4 miles from Killarney, Ireland's most vibrant town, the site for the Beaufort Golf Club is in a valley that was said to be created 10,000 years ago by the Ice Age. Getting there is easy but living the warm welcome and the great environment can be pretty hard.
The rich culture and history of Ireland and the town of Killarney coupled with its many fine dining restaurants and countless points of interest can cater to all the needs of the group. Surely, your family will be able to enjoy a golf vacation here. It doesn’t matter if not all of you plays golf.
The nearby Killarney golf course also can offer you an alternative choice as you can alternate from each course to the other for variation. Both are just stone's throw away from the town of Killarney and can be easily gone to everyday.
After your round of golf, you can just go back to the town, dress up and explore the many wonders and forms of entertainment that the town offers.
Going to Ireland for a golf vacation trip can be quite costly. But with all the wondrous sites, great accommodations and the warm welcome you will get will make every penny spent truly well worth it.
You can check out the internet for contact information to the Beaufort Golf Club or you can just visit their website for reservations.