WESTPORT GOLF CLUB
Just 5 minutes drive from the town, Westport Golf Club is one of Ireland’s finest parkland courses. A highly regarded championship venue, the Club is the three-time host of the Irish Amateur Close Championship, and also the Smurfit Irish PGA Championship in recent years. It is set in the scenic splendour of 260 acres of undulating parklands on the shores of Clew Bay with breathtaking views of Croagh Patrick.
The club boasts a full time professional, a floodlit driving range, a nine-hole pitching course and nine-hole putting green.
At 15, Rory McIlroy become the youngest ever winner of the Irish Amateur Close Championship at Westport Golf Club in 2005, his first ever senior championship victory.
For more information, visit www.westportgolfclub.ie