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Lough Erne is a luxurious 5-star destination located just outside Enniskillen, Fermanagh. It is a deluxe 120 bedroom resort located in a spectacular setting, nestled on a private 600 acre peninsula between Lower Lough Erne & Castle Hume Lough, make it one of Northern Ireland’s most beautiful and impressive Golf Resorts. The resort is home to two golf courses, including the signature course designed by six time major winner, Nick Faldo - his first golf course design in Ireland. It is highly rated and in the Top 100 of both GolfWorld and Golf Monthly (UK & Ireland) and placed a Top 10 Course in Golfweek’s Best Great Britain & Ireland course rankings. It might be an idea to start your golf break at Castle Hume Course, a more forgiving challenge to sharpen up your stills before taking on its ‘big brother’. Combine these courses with the resort facilities and it serves to make Lough Erne a real golfers paradise. The Faldo course at Lough Erne with stunning views from every vantage point and with the waters of the Lough in play on 11 holes with links like fairways, it truly is an exceptional inland course. A Golf Course where you will remember, every Hole, every Shot Golfers and those enjoying ‘The Collop Walk’ can enjoy a light bite at appropriately named, ‘Halfway House’ which is situated behind the 9th green which gives its diners breath taking views over the Lower Lough Erne. The resort offers a variety of dining experiences including The Catalina Restaurant with menus composed by Award winning Chef, Noel McMeel. The Blaney Bar has an exceptional, exclusive collection of 101 Irish Whiskies on offer for those who fancy a tipple or two after their round. Another eatery at the resort, directly overlooking the Faldo Course and Castle Hume Lough, is The Loughside Bar & Grill, which offers an extensive choice of local produce. Onsite also is the state of the art ‘Academy’ with practice and tuition centre. Headed up by Lynn McCool Dire