Wicklow Golf Club

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4.1
21
5 Stars
10
4 Stars
6
3 Stars
5
2 Stars
0
1 Stars
0
Conditions
4.1
Value
4.5
Layout
3.7
Friendliness
4.5
Pace
4.2
Amenities
3.8
74.7%
Recommend this course
17 out of 20 reviews
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4.0
2
5 Stars
0
4 Stars
2
3 Stars
0
2 Stars
0
1 Stars
0
Conditions
4.5
Value
5.0
Layout
3.5
Pace
5.0
Amenities
3.5
StaffFriendliness
4.5
100.0%
Recommend this course
2 out of 2 reviews
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3.8
5
5 Stars
1
4 Stars
2
3 Stars
2
2 Stars
0
1 Stars
0
Conditions
4.0
Value
4.4
Layout
3.2
Pace
4.2
Amenities
3.6
StaffFriendliness
4.4
60.0%
Recommend this course
3 out of 5 reviews
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Holes 18
Par 71
Length 6035
Slope 0
Rating 0.0
Type Public
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Wicklow Golf Club
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Tee Par Length Rating Slope
Blue 71 6035 yards
White 71 5769 yards
Red (W) 71 4946 yards
Scorecard for Wicklow Golf Club
Metrics:
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 In Total
Blue M: 68.3/115 522 401 264 302 301 406 137 396 144 2873 363 170 397 348 545 356 474 161 348 3162 6035
White M: 68.1/114 515 392 252 297 296 355 119 364 143 2733 354 164 383 341 540 318 456 143 337 3036 5769
Red W: 65.9/107 446 314 218 294 271 303 101 284 135 2366 344 136 316 313 418 252 411 100 290 2580 4946
Handicap 6 4 18 2 16 10 12 8 14 1 15 9 3 7 11 5 17 13
Par 5 4 4 4 4 4 3 4 3 35 4 3 4 4 5 4 5 3 4 36 71

Course Details

Year Built 1904
Golf Season Year round
Architect Tom Craddock (1991) Pat Ruddy (1991)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Golf Simulator Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Indoor Practice Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Metal Spikes Allowed Yes
Walking Allowed Yes
Dress code Proper attire is required.

Reviews

4.1
21

What Golfers Are Saying

This course/club is great for:
Wildlife/ Scenic Views 6

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Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Beautiful setting

Beautiful views from every hole. Very physical course with lots of blind shots.No practice range.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
3.0
First Time Playing
Perfect weather

Amazing scenery, mountain goat golf

The setting for this course is absolutely beautiful, and if you get it on a nice day then the views all around the course are amazing. However, I did not find the course layout to be great. Holes are pretty close together, to the point you might be confused off the tee as to which fairway is yours. Every hole is either up a hill or down the next, to the point you are left desperately seeking level ground. There are a couple of points where you are teeing off over the green of another hole. I would come back to hike the ocean side cliffs more than the golf.

Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Fair
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Average
Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather

Wicklow Hills

This is a very pretty course with beautiful stunning views but it is very hilly which makes for a very tiring round if you are walking which we were..You need to be quite fit otherwise take a buggy. There are quite a lot of holes in the fairways where you could twist an ankle if not careful. A course planner would have been useful as there were a few hidden hazards. Not sure if these were available. The clubhouse has wonderful panoramic views and they have a good choice of food.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Fair
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing
Perfect weather

Hidden Gem - On Irish coast

I have played a few courses on the easy coast of Ireland. such as the European and Arklow (great tracks)

This course is unreal and you would not believe that just 2 days prior to playing it was covered in snow thanks to the Beast from the East 2.0

Not mats, fairways outstanding as were the tricky greens. Not the longest of courses but you must think your way around as trouble is not far away

The new professional is outstanding with such a friendly and approachable demeanour

Only down side was that we were off winter tees I can imagine that in the height of summer this would be a great challenge.

Great value course and I am honestly going to play it again tomorrow.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Never disappointed

Enda

Let us off a bit early so we could get in before sunset.

Played here many times good value wonderful view.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Great Course, Amazing Views

Every hole has a different view over the beautiful coastline. Course was in great condition after heavy rain, fairways had great run and greens were receptive.

One small issue: we were asked to arrive early as there was a competition out after us. We had hired buggies, arrived early, 50mins early, and there was nobody in the pro-shop. As a result we, a 4ball, ended up being late to tee off and being chased all the way around by 2balls.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Super course

Played in February but conditions were perfect. Short course with a lot of trouble if your wild. Number of holes that you can hit iron from the tee but still a test. Very nice views from all holes..

Didn't have food but man working in the process shop was very friendly and helpful.

100% if your in the area play this course.

Also, no need for a buggy, for a course build on a cliff the walk is not really an issue.

Will be back here shortly.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Good weather

Interesting course - amazing views

This is a lovely course with great view of the sea. It can be quite hilly at times, only two holes are particularly hard to walk around but mostly it's fine. Very interesting course layout and a tough challenge even though most par 4's aren't very long.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Good weather

Excellent Course

If you`re not in well body conditions I`d recommend to use a cart,partly steep uphills...some greens need at least 3 putts due to sloping situations...only disadvanage -> no birdiebook avalable.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing

WOW What Scenic Views

All I will say is anyone coming to Ireland who does not play this course is missing a treat ! I could get excited just walking the course.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Challenging and impressive

Golf as it's best with wonderful views. A really "Hidden Gem"

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Excellent weather

Lovely course - outstanding views

Short in length, some of the holes are a bit on top of each other. But some cracking holes along the Wicklow coastline on a sunny day.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Handicap 25+
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Casual 2 ball

The course is very hilly. It's also quite busy at its centre with a lot of thuds and balls rolling into your green or fairway. Amazing views and a very challenging course all the same. Would play here again

Conditions Good
Value Average
Friendliness Fair
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 250 Contributor
First Time Playing
Average weather
Used cart

super sunny then super rainy!

We finished 11 holes & when the 3rd rain burst came we had no trees to hide under... we were with out rain gear..so we left early..we will go back someday.. to play again!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Breaktaking views, challenging holes but poorly maintained fairways

Links golf without the high grasses. Tight tee shots keep the driver in the bag except for the par 5 pars that are more generous. 6 holes played along the cliffs on the Irish sea stunning. The greens where good but the fairways where seriously damaged with non repaired pitch marks. There are bags to repair but simply this has been left to decline. Bunkers mainly short of sand and stony making the shot into a tight green very difficult for a mid handicapper such as myself. Easy to catch it thin and over the clif!!! Enjoyable overall with good greens.

Conditions Poor
Value Excellent
Friendliness Average
Pace Excellent
Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Beautifull course but get a buggy. Hills for days.

Beautifull course but get a buggy. Hills for days. Good value on golfnow,ie, 12 euro pp.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Friendliness Average
Pace Fair
Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Great value but lack of staff ( Pro ) needs attention

Great value. Course & greens in very good condition & great panoramic view of the cost line from the course BUT & BUT. Arrived at 2.05 ( 40 mins. before tee-off time ) to find notice on pro shop "Back in 10 mins ". HE ARRIVED BACK AT 3pm ( TOLD LATER IN CLUB HOUSE ), 12 mins after our arranged tee time, having waited there we had no time to warm up or practice the few putts.- NO APOLOGY GIVEN OR OFFERED. Had to rush to tee & found at least 10 to 15 people waiting to tee-off. NOT THE BEST WAY TO START A GAME OF GOLF AND ANY CHANCE OF SPENDING MONEY IN THE PRO SHOP LOST>

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Friendliness Poor
Pace Average
Played On
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Excellent course in beautiful location

A very fine seaside course, set out along cliff tops. Plenty of sloping fairways. A good challenge for all folders.

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing

Superb Location

A great course in great condition. Enough variety to make you think about your shots. Coastal/ cliff top location offers some spectacular views along with a good challenge. I Would encourage anyone to go and play there, "You won't regret it!".

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Fair
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