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Ireland Golf Courses – Pocket Guide

This book tells you where to find, what to expect, how to get there and how to book: the best courses in the Irish Republic and Northern Ireland, all authoritatively rated. 236 pages, hardback.

A feast of beautiful photographs, generally giving the player's eye view, including all 18 of The K Club's Ryder Cup holes. Packaged to be ideal for a present, the book is an indispensable addition to the travelling golfer's jacket pocket or golf bag.

Written by well-travelled golf players and course designers, including New Zealand's Greg Turner, highly respected for his views on the subject, this golf course guide draws from their combined knowledge and experience to give you the best available assessments of the courses in Ireland.

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Key Features:

  • Clubs award 'trophy' ratings* for excellence in facilities
  • Courses awarded star ratings* for excellence in design
  • Holes rated individually with our unique traffic light 'green-yellow-red' (strong to weak) colour code system*
  • Unusual and historic holes given 'purple' ratings*
  • The top holes awarded 'gold hole' status*
  • At a glance summary description of each course

The Beckenham Golf Course Rating System

Suitable for:

  • Golf tourists
  • Residents & holiday-house owners
  • Golf course design enthusiasts
  • Armchair travellers

Playing golf in Ireland is a feast for the soul – from the soft colours of landscape in the mist to the romance and variety of the architecture. Each and every course is different, but which will give you a real challenge, and which the most pleasure? And are they as good as they are made out to be? What will you find when you get there? And can you find them at all? Here, at last, is an elegant and concise solution.

"Easily the best golf guide I have come across " (Financial Times)

"This book... is definitely a gold " (Scotland on Sunday)

"An invaluable aid " (Birmingham Post)

"A new standard in course appraisal " (Irish Times)

Published 1st September 2006
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