Cloughaneely golf club Donegal

Cloughaneely golf course Donegal

Cloughaneely Golf Course

Cloughaneely Club Crest

Cloughaneely Golf Club surprisingly is one of the few Parkland courses to be found in Co. Donegal.
Cúrsa gailf 9 bpoll suite i gcroílár na Gaeltachta.  A 9 Hole Parkland Golf Course in the Donegal Gaeltacht. The beautiful 9 Hole Parkland Golf Course was designed by Michael Doherty, former professional in the City of Derry Golf Club. The challenging par 70 course is a test for any golfer’s handicap and at the same time offers plenty of scope for the beginner. Our green fees are very reasonable for visitors, priced @ €20 midweek and €25 at weekends. Timesheet availability is very good and we offer excellent playing surfaces, lush fairways and excellent greens. New Members are always welcome!

The course has undulating fairways and mature trees coming into play on most holes.

Green Fees Midweek: €20
Green Fees Weekends & B.H.: €25
Green Fees with a Member: €15/20
Green Fees for Opens: €10/15
Practice Area: No
Club Hire: Yes
Buggy Hire: Trolley
Soft Spikes: No
Membership Available: Yes
Full Membership Fee: €400
Full Senior Membership Fee: €400
Full Country Membership Fee: €200
Full Family Membership Fee: €600
Full Junior Membership Fee: €50
Course Type Parkland
No Holes 9
Members 240
Designer Michael Doherty
Founded 1997
Address

Cloughaneely,
Falcarragh,
Co. Donegal

Telephone +353 (0)74-9165416
Email info@cloughaneelygolfclub.ie
Website Cloughaneely golf club website
Secretary/Manager: Seán Ó Gallchóir
Captain: Stephen McCafferty
Lady Captain: Donna Gallagher
President: Gerard Doran
Vice-Captains': None
Hon. Secretary: Seán Ó Gallchóir
Pro Shop: None
Hon. Treasurer: John McDermott & Roisín McGee
Comp. Secretary: Mark McGinley
Cloughaneely Golf Course Layout Course Layout

Location Map

GPS Coord*
Lat:55.144840
Long:-8.095636
*Please check information before travelling

General Facts & Information

Course opening hours: Daylight hours Clubhouse opening hours: 9.00am to 11.00pm
Mobile phones: Not on course
Dress Code: Neat and casual, no denim
Catering: Full catering, facilities Days to Avoid: Thursday mornings
Green Fees and Societies Welcome: Other times Pre-booking for open Tournaments:14 Days in advance

Cloughaneely Golf Club Fixtures 2022 provisional*

Open & Major Fixtures 2022 (Confirmed)        
Event Start Finish Type Duration
Captains' Drive-In
Saturday 19 March
  Closed 1
Lady Captain's Prize Saturday 2 July
  Closed 1
Lady Captain's Prize to the Men
Sunday 3 July   Closed 1
Captain's Prize Saturday 23 July   Closed 1
President's Prize Saturday 13 August   Closed 1
Ladies Parkland Open Thursday 7 April
  Open 1
Ladies Parkland Open Thursday 5 May   Open 1

Ladies Parkland Open

Thursday 2 June
  Open 1
Ladies Parkland Open
Tuhrsday 7 July
  Open 1
Start of Open Week Saturday 9 July Sunday 17 July Open 9
Golf Classic Saturday 9 July  
Open 1
Singles Stableford Sunday 10 July   Open 1
3-Ball Scramble Monday 11 July   Open 1
Singles Strokes
Tuesday 12 July   Open 1
3-Ball Betterball
Wednesday 13 July   Open 1
Ladies Singles Stableford Thursday 14 July   Open 1
3-Ball Scramble
Friday 15 July   Open 1
Singles Stableford
Saturday 16 July   Open 1
Singles Stableford Sunday 17 July   Open 1
Ladies Parkland Open Thursday 4 August
  Open 1
Ladies Parkland Ooen Thursday 6 September
  Open 1

*Please check information before travelling

Card of the Course

KeyData
White Par 70 SSS 70 5,566 m
Red Par 72 SSS 72 4,822 m

Card

Name Hole No. White Par Index Red Par Index
Horn Head 1 373 4 1 366 5
13
Olbert's Grave 2 178 3 15 119 3 17
Clover Hill 3 306 4 13 276 4 9
The Orchard 4 316 4 9 277
4 5
Muckish 5 348 4 11 314 4
3
Heron's Nest 6 331 4 5 293 4 11
Heartbreak 7 134 3 17 97
3
15
The Gap 8 458 5 7 384
5
7
Doohary Lane 9 339 4 3 285 4 1
  Out 2,783 35   2,411 36  
Horn Head 10 373 4 2 366 5 14
Olbert's Grave 11 178 3 16 119 3 18
Clover Hill
12 306 4 14 276 4 10
The Orchard 13 316 4 10 277
4
6
Muckish 14 348 4 12 314 4 4
Heron's Nest 15 331 4 6 293 4 12
Heartbreak 16 134 3 18 97
3
16
The Gap 17 458 5 8 384
5
8
Doohary Lane 18 339 4 4 285
4 2
  In 2,783 35   2,411 36  
  Total 5,566 70   4,822
72  
  SSS 70
    72
   

Notable rounds

Mens Course Record: David Hone 68 gross 



Members Achievements

Cloughaneely Golf Club won the Ulster Final of the Musgrave's Club Challenge in aid of Our Lady's Hospital for Sick Children, which raised in excess of 130,000 Euro. They beat Castle Hume on their home course on a count-back with 85 points each. They went to South Africa in November 2002 to represent Ulster along with the three other provincial winners to play in the National Finals.

History of Cloughaneely

Roll of Honour

Member Year Hon. Position
Chrisse Gallagher 1996 Ladies Captain
Michael Murray 1996 Men's Captain
Hugh McClafferty 1996 President
Mary Rose McFadden 1997 Ladies Captain
Enda McMonagle 1997 Men's Captain
Seamus Gallagher 1997 President
Francis Rutherford 1998 Ladies Captain
Simon McGinley 1998 Men's Captain
John Gallagher 1998 President
Madge Kelly 1999 Ladies Captain
Gerry McLoughlin 1999 Men's Captain
Seamus Gallagher 1999 President
  2000 Ladies Captain
  2000 Men's Captain

2000 President
Sadie  Marie Curran 2000 Ladies Captain
  2001 Men's Captain
  2001 President
Bridy McClaffarty  2002 Ladies Captain
Martin Terry 2002 Men's Captain
  2002 President
Sandre McGinley 2003 Ladies Captain
Martin Terry 2003 Men's Captain
  2003 President
Breid McCafferty 2004 Ladies Captain
Brian Cannon 2004 Men's Captain
Gerry Coffey 2004 President
Hanah Galagher 2005 Ladies Captain
Joseph McGarvey 2005 Men's Captain
Martin Ridge 2005 President
Margaret O’Leary 2005 Ladies Captain
Patsy McVicar 2005 Men's Captain
Martin Ridge 2005 President
  2006 Ladies Captain
  2006 Men's Captain
Martin Ridge 2006 President
Hanah Gallagher 2007 Ladies Captain
  2007 Men's Captain
Martin Ridge 2007 President
Betty McGinley 2008 Ladies Captain
Vincent Collum 2008 Men's Captain
Fergal Kilfeather 2008 President
  2009 Ladies Captain
  2009 Men's Captain
  2009 President
 Betty McGinley 2010 Ladies Captain
 Gerry Coffey 2010 Men's Captain
Gerry McGlaulin  2010 President
Betty McGinley 2011 Ladies Captain
Francis Boyle 2011 Men's Captain
Michael Murry 2011 President
Betty McGinley 2012 Ladies Captain
Brian McGee 2012 Men's Captain
Michael Murry 2012 President
Bridie Doherty
2013 Ladies Captain
James O'Meara
2013 Men's Captain
Tony Doohan
2013 President
Bridie Doherty 2014 Ladies Captain
Danny McNulty 2014 Men's Captain
Tony Doohan 2014 President
  2015 Ladies Captain
  2015 Men's Captain
  2015 President
  2016 Ladies Captain
  2016 Men's Captain
  2016 President
  2017 Ladies Captain
  2017 Men's Captain
  2017 President
  2018 Ladies Captain
  2018 Men's Captain
  2018 President
  2019 Ladies Captain
Hugo Cannon 2019 Men's Captain
Joe Gallagher 2019 President
Sadie  Marie Curran 2020 Ladies Captain
Chris McCallion 2020 Men's Captain
Denis Coyle 2020 President
Marie Curran 2021 Ladies Captain
Jerry Mc Clafferty 2021 Men's Captain
Brian Dolan 2021 President
Donna Gallagher 2022 Ladies Captain
Stephen McCafferty 2022 Men's Captain
Gerard Doran 2022 President
Seán ÓGallchóir (7.8)
2022 Lowest Men's H'cap

Holes in One at Cloughaneely

Member Date Hole No. Club Used Distance
Conor Gallagher 29 August 2021
13th  Eagle 316 m