The Galway Bay Hotel is situated close to many of the finest Golf courses Ireland has to offer. The outstanding surroundings, high quality amenity areas and unpolluted environment makes golfing in County Galway a delightful experience. With a wonderful mixture of both parkland and links golf courses the Galway Bay Hotel is only a short drive away from a large selection of challenging, picturesque courses you can enjoy during your stay.
Galway Golf Club
Situated in Salthill only a 5 minute walk from Galway Bay Hotel, Galway Golf Club has unspoiled views of Galway Bay and the Clare Hills. This club dates back to 1895 and is recognised as one of the finest courses in Ireland.
Bearna Golf Club
This 18 hole club designed by RJ Brown is set on the edge of Connemara with magical views of Galway Bay and the Aran Islands. Special concessions are available for Galway Bay Hotel guests.
Connemara Golf Club
Connemara Golf Links is located between the Twelve Bens Mountains and the Atlantic Ocean, in one of the most splendid settings imaginable. The championship course is of the highest quality and offers a challenge as good as any golfer is likely to find anywhere. With course greens amongst the best in the country, the natural terrain and unspoilt environment offers the visitor a wonderland of sights, experiences, adventure and activities.
Athenry Golf Club
Athenry Golf Club is a mixture of parkland and heathland built on a limestone base against the backdrop of a large forest giving excellent drainage and remaining playable all year round. This pleasant test of Golf on the outskirts of Galway City offers a challenge for golfers of all standards.
This charming and challenging course is set in tranquil parkland just 15 miles from Galway city. It comprises 18 championship holes that are lined with mature native Irish trees. It is an excellent test of golf, with numerous water features and sand bunkers, which are strategically placed to protect the par of the course. The course itself is situated between Lough Corrib to the east and the Connemara Mountains to the North and North West, providing a truly spectacular setting