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KILLARNEY GOLF & FISHING CLUB Killarney Golf & Fishing Club was established in 1893 and is one of the oldest clubs in the country. It is located just one mile from the bustling tourist town of Killarney and is the ideal base from which to explore the golfing gems of the region. The Club is nestled within Ireland’s largest National Park on the shores of Lough Leane with stunning vistas of the highest mountain range in the country – the MacGillycuddy Reeks. The club is home to two Championship layouts – Killeen, a four-time European Tour Irish Open venue, and the timeless Mahony’s Point – our members favourite! Both courses have enjoyed significant investment in recent years and are presenting better than ever. Killarney Golf & Fishing Club offers an unrivalled golfing experience for players of all abilities, from the highest handicap to the World’s best Tour Professionals, a round here is one to remember. HOST VENUE TO THE IRISH OPEN IN 1991, 1992, 2010 & 2011 AND THE RYDER CHALLENGE TOUR IN 2005 & 2006. Carton CUP House DES0064 - DG Adverts.indd 16 Phone: 064 6631034 Email: 21/01/2019 16:18 Opened in May 1993, Faithlegg Golf Club in Co. Waterford was designed by renowned Irish golf course architect Mr. Paddy Merrigan. The 200 acre estate can be found just 7km (4 miles) from Waterford City in the heart of the sunny South East of Ireland. The course situated on the banks of the River Suir, has been perfectly designed into a wonderful landscape. Its design uses the combination of mature trees, flowing terrain and the beautiful picturesque setting to fine effect. With a championship yardage of 6674 yards, it ensures that all level of golfer will be tested but at the same time enjoy the challenge of negotiating a good score at Faithlegg Golf Club. With Faithlegg House Hotel as a back drop, playing the 18th makes for a truly fitting end to a fantastic golfing experience. Tel: +353 (0)51 380587 | Email: DES0064 - DG Adverts.indd 28 28/01/2019 10:15