Royal Down Golf Down

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Royal County Down Golf Club, 36 Golf Links Road, Newcastle, Co Down. BT33 0AN Northern Ireland. Tel: +44 (0) 28 4372 3314 Fax:+44 (0) 28 4372 6281

Mature golf clubs with ages over a century old can be found in almost all corners of Ireland, one of this is the Royal County Down Golf Club which has a history and tradition filled with unadulterated golfing experience.

Set in the amazing Newcastle where it was described as “the Mountains of Mourne sweep down by the sea” by Percy French, the Royal County Down Golf Club doesn’t only present a real challenge and test to the golfers, but also mesmerizing and astounding views from all over the place.

The Royal County Down Golf Club has two golf courses to boast of.

The Championship links and alongside it, the Annesley course.

Annesley Links.
Both laid out alongside the Dundrum Bay and Previousdrop of mountains.

While the Championship links is designed to be a great challenge for low handicappers, the Annesley links was designed to be played by everyone, both pros and amateurs.
The Championship Course 18 holes 7037 yards sss 71 Rated among the world’s top ten courses, situated under the Mountains of Mourne, the course enjoys a magnificent setting along the shores of Dundrum Bay.

As well as it being one of the worlds most beautiful courses, it is also one of the most challenging, heather and gorse in abundance line the fairways
The Annesley Course 18 holes 4681 SSS: 63, is a less formidable, nut not too easy, the course begins with a couple of easy holes followed by more challenging ones, all amid scenic beauty.

January/February: £50 per round. March £75 per round. April £100 per round. May to October: Weekdays £160 per round am / £145 per round pm. Sunday pm £180 per round. Two rounds in one day £250.

November to March: £20 per round April to October: Weekdays £35 per round / Weekends £40 per round

Where to stay.
Slieve Donard Resort and Spa
Downs Road,
Co. Down, BT33 0AH Telephone+44 (0)28 4372 1066 Fax:+44 (0)28 4372 1166
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This Newcastle hotel stands in six acres of private grounds, which lead to the Royal County Down Golf Club.
Has an indoor swimming pool and spa center, which features saunas, steam rooms, treatment rooms, and
a high-tech gym.
Room rates Sharing Nov 1, 2008 – Mar 31 2009 £77 Per person per night Apr 1 – Oct 31, 2009 £88 Per person per night Single Nov 1, 2008 – Mar 31 2009 £121 Per person per night Apr 1 – Oct 31, 2009 £143 Per person per night