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I have to say, based on many visits and similar praise heard from others I cannot recommend this... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sarah D
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Top 10 in Ireland and climbing fast!!!

We stayed in Westport and drove out to Belmullet (and loved every minute of it)!!! If you haven't... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Gina M
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Carne Golf Links lies in magnificent unspoiled sand dunes overlooking Blacksod Bay and the wild Atlantic Ocean near Belmullet Co. Mayo in the west of Ireland. Carne was the last links course to be designed by the late Eddie Hackett and it is now...more
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All reviews carne blind shots hidden gem great holes pro shop well worth the trip bucket list county mayo looking forward to my next visit in great condition top class talbot hotel special mention real test feel welcome spectacular views west coast of ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have to say, based on many visits and similar praise heard from others I cannot recommend this restaurant enough. The quality and variety of the food, the obvious use of fresh ingredients, the care in preparation and plating is exceptional. The friendliness and efficiency...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in Westport and drove out to Belmullet (and loved every minute of it)!!! If you haven't driven through County Mayo, make sure you plan on it. But, as amazing as the scenery was on the drive, nothing can prepare you for the truly...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Gina M
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

If you’re looking for a challenging links course, spectacular views and unrivalled Irish hospitality then don’t miss this golf course on your visit to Ireland. This course is a hidden gem without the slow pace and high cost of some of the better known courses...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

Great Course with an amazing back 9. Some great holes like 11, 14 and 17 as tough as you will come across.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank JQfood
Reviewed 1 October 2018

If you travel to Ireland to play top class links, you're probably planning Ballybunion, Lahinch and maybe even Portmarnock but I'm telling you now, add Carne to your travel plans. This course is what top class links golf is all about. A true gem of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank B6539ZSanthonyp
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Visited Carne recently and wow, what a golf course..stunning in every way. Course in great condition, kudos to the greenkeepers especially after the dry summer. Each hole better than the last and the back 9 are the most scenic I have ever played anywhere. Can’t...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank harkinsinead2018
fionatog, General Manager at Carne Golf Links, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

Thank you for your kind comments about our course and our staff, who work extremely hard to deliver excellent customer service, and they will be delighted with your positive feedback. The views from the course are indeed stunning, and the Kilmore 9 should be ready...More

Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Views on the golf course are amazing. You can't appreciate it until you're there! We had a lovely meal in the restaurant afterwards. Top notch. Would highly recommend.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Experience263806
fionatog, General Manager at Carne Golf Links, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review Carne Golf Links. We are delighted that you enjoyed your experience, the views are indeed amazing but we can't really take credit for those!! We hope to welcome you back again. Kind Regards

Reviewed 25 September 2018

Very bad experience – paid out over €115 for a 2 ball and a buggy as the course is long. Took over 3 hours (c.) to play the front 9. From the 2nd tee box onwards we were waiting on every shot! No course rangers...More

Date of experience: August 2018
5  Thank JCarty77
fionatog, General Manager at Carne Golf Links, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

I am surprised at your comments regarding your visit to Carne, as I have offered to share with you the camera footage of your visit taken from the first tee and the ninth hole, which clearly shows that it did not take over 3 hours...More

Reviewed 16 September 2018

Visited Carne Links during the week and played 2 rounds of golf in the natural sand dunes in this unspoilt region. The staff are warm and always attend to your needs. Made to feel welcome , the golf course was in top condition , challenging...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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fionatog, General Manager at Carne Golf Links, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time to post your review - delighted that you enjoyed the course and the Clubhouse, and our hardworking staff will be delighted with your kind comments. We look forward to welcoming you back again to Carne in the future. Kind...More

Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

This was an unexpected treat. Good wholesome food, tasty, and we had starters, main and dessert, we all were very happy both with the food, service and view. A nice change from havinf to go into the town for dinnee. Do make a booking.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Marie G
fionatog, General Manager at Carne Golf Links, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

Many thanks for your kind comments about our Clubhouse, we are delighted that you enjoyed your visit and hope to welcome you back again shortly. Kind Regards

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