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Holes 18
Type Public
Style Parkland
Par 71
Length 5921 meters
Slope 0
Rating 0.0
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Kilkenny Golf Club
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Course Details

Year Built 1896

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes - EUR 30
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Metal Spikes Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes

Reviews

4.4
14 Reviews (14)
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5.0
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Previously Played

Great course, great condition

Kilkenny golf course never disappoints , lovely parkland layout with lots of doglegs and great holes to play. Always in excellent condition with brilliant greens.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played

Classic style with immaculate greens

Really enjoyed the day with full sunshine. It's an old golf course so you can feel the quality on the fairways and greens. Not especially long but greens make up for that with plenty of slope. Staff were exceptional in the pro shop. Really makes the difference to your day. Thanks!

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

Great course

This is a great course, unfortunately last Monday they had just sanded all the greens and we were not aware of this until we reached the first green. It would be nice if GolfNow or the Course would inform us of this at time of booking.

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

Great parkland course

Kilkenny is always a great course to play, always in top condition and a nice challenge. Extremely welcoming to non members and so convient to Kilkenny city.

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

Course not overly long but with fast tricky greens. worth a visit

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing

Fantastic Course

Can't fault this course. Tee boxes immaculate, fairways impeccable (if a bit tight in places) and greens were fantastic. Rough not too severe and while I spent a bit of time in there, I didn't lose any ball and always made good contact. Really liked the layout of the course. Cost€15 on a GolfNow deal, but still fantastic value at normal rates. Played Mount Worseley earlier in the week and it cost me €45, so I'd put Kilkenny ahead of it on that basis. Started at 8:20 as a single on Good Friday so had a clear run of it.
Clubhouse is excellent and locker room and toilets very clean and tidy.
Would love to play it again in the Summer.
Recommend this course to anyone.

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

great course

Played this course for the 2nd time golf course in great condition really enjoyed it would recommend it to anyone look forward to playing it again

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Good weather
Walked

Nice Track

I Played here yesterday and ive a 3 ball booked in again for tomorrow.

The Course is in excellent condition at the moment, tee boxes are flat and very well maintained, fairways are nice and lush, bunkers and greens and excellent condition.The greens are fast and tricky.

The course doesnt play overly long, but it is a good challenge.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Handicap 0-4
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Good weather
Walked

A real gem

This is a course & club that is over 100 years old, so the course is mature and perfectly manicured. It's not overly long but is tight in parts and is a really good challenge. Greens are undulating and fast so we found them a little bit trickier than our home course. Overall could not fault the place, some really nice holes, but still bowled over by the condition of the place, superb.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Used cart

Great Day Out

The course is pretty open, however, the narrow fairways are challenging to hit, so a lot of time was spent playing out of the rough which provided the challenges.

The greens are spectacular and one can praise them enough. The course is worth playing just to putt on these greens.

Staff and members were very friendly.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played

Excellent Course

Ive played this course a few times now and when I saw an opportunity to play for only €10 I jumped at it! The course was in excellent condition, the greens were very tough and the food in the clubhouse is second to none, overall very enjoyable day!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Excellent

Top condition , challenging greens and rough very penal .

Conditions Excellent
Value Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Excellent
Difficulty Extremely Challenging
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