Mountain View golf club Kilkenny

Mountain View golf course Kilkenny

Mountain View Golf Course

Mountain View Club Crest

Mountain View Golf Club is a picturesque 18-hole course situated in South Kilkenny, 12-miles from Kilkenny and 14-miles from Waterford.

The course offers a wide panoramic view of the surrounding areas from various parts of the course. There are two large lakes, which come into play on six of the holes.

The club was founded in 1997 and is already a most vibrant one. It provides an exciting challenge for the avid golfer.

The course consists of two par 5, thirteen par 4 and three par 3 holes, covering an overall length of 5,840-yd‘s, on a well elevated site, providing breath-taking views of the Slievenamon and Comeragh Mountains.

Mountin View has opened seven new tee boxes extending the course by 200 yards. It is now over 6,000 yards.

Societies are welcome and group rates are available.

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    Golf Package: Midweek & Weekend
    Midweek: 1 night bed & full Irish breakfast, four course evening meal and one round of golf at Mountain View Golf Club From €69 pps
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Green Fees Midweek: €15
Green Fees Weekends & B.H.: €15
Green Fees with a Member: €15
Green Fees for Opens:  €15
Practice Area:  No
Club Hire: €10
Yes
Buggy Hire: €20
Yes
Soft Spikes: Yes
Course Type Parkland
No Holes 18
Members 373
Designer Richard Long & John O'Sullivan
Founded 1995
Address

Kiltorcan,
Ballyhale,
Co. Kilkenny

Telephone 056-77-68122
Email info@mviewgolf.com
Website Mountain View golf club website
General Manager: Mick Dobbyn/Bee O'Grady
Captain:  
Lady Captain:
President:  Jimmy Fitzpatrick & Anne Foskin
Vice-Captain:
Hon. Secretary: Bee O'Grady & Margaret Murphy
Pro: Shop
Hon. Treasurer: Michael O'Neill & Nuala Cummins
Comp. Secretary: Frank Kavanagh & Imelda Moloney
Mountain View Golf Course Layout Course Layout

Location Map

GPS Coord*
Lat:52.454754
Long:-7.183385
*Please check information before travelling

General Facts & Information

Course opening hours: Daylight hours Clubhouse opening hours: Daylight hours
Mobile phones: Not on course
Dress Code: Neat and casual, no denim 
Catering: Full catering, facilities & Bar Days to Avoid: None
Green Fees and Societies Welcome: Midweek & Weekends Pre-booking for open Tournaments: N/A

Mountain View Golf Club Fixtures 2017 provisional*

Open & Major Fixtures 2017  (to be Confirmed)        
Event Start Finish Type Duration
Captains' Drive-In Sunday 5 March
  Closed 1
Captain's Prize to the Ladies Sunday 4 June   Closed 1
Lady Captain's Prize Sunday 11 June   Closed 1
Captain's Prize (Q) Sunday 9 July   Closed 1
Captain's Prize Sunday 16 July   Closed 1
Lady President's Prize Sunday 13 August   Closed 1
President's Prize Sunday 20 August   Closed 1
President's Prize to the Ladies Sunday 10 September   Closed 1
Singles
Sunday 22 January   Open 1
Singles Sunday 29 January
  Open 1
Singles Sunday 5 February   Open 1
Singles Sunday 12 February   Open 1
4-Person Team Event Saturday 18 February   Open 1
Singles Sunday 19 February   Open 1
Singles Saturday 11 March   Open 1
Singles Saturday 18 March
Open 1
Singles Saturday 25 March   Open 1
Singles Saturday 1 March   Open 1
Singles Stableford Monday 3 April Thursday 6 April Open 4
Singles Stableford Tuesday 4 April   Open 1
Singles Stableford Wednesday 5 April   Open 1
Singles Stableford Thursday 6 April   Open 1
Singles Stableford Monday 10 April Thursday 14 April Open 4
Singles Stableford Tuesday 11 April   Open 1
Singles Stableford Wednesday 13 April   Open 1
Singles Stableford Thursday 14 April   Open 1
4-Person Team Event Saturday 15 April Monday 17 April Open 3
4-Person Team Event Sunday 16 April   Open 1
4-Person Team Event Monday 17 April   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 18 April Thursday 20 April Open 4
Singles Stableford Wednesday 19 April   Open 1
Singles Stableford Thursday 20 April   Open 1
Singles Stableford Monday 24 April Thursday 27 April Open 4
Singles Stableford Tuesday 25 April   Open 1
Singles Stableford Wednesday 26 April   Open 1
Singles Stableford Thursday 27 April   Open 1
3-Person Scramble Saturday 29 April
Monday 1 May Open 3
3-Person Scramble Sunday 30 April

Open 1
3-Person Scramble Monday 1 May   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 2 May Thursday 4 May Open 3
Singles Stableford Wednesday 3 May   Open 1
Singles Stableford Thursday 4 May   Open 1
Singles Stableford Monday 8 May Thursday 11 May Open 4
Singles Stableford Tuesday 9 May
Open 1
Singles Stableford Wednesday 10 May   Open 1
Singles Stableford Thursday 11 May   Open 1
Singles Stableford Monday 15 May Thursday 18 May Open 4
Singles Stableford Tuesday 16 May   Open 1
Singles Stableford Wednesday 17 May   Open 1
Singles Stableford Thursday 18 May   Open 1
Singles Stableford Monday 22 May Thursday 25 May Open 4
Singles Stableford Tuesday 23 May   Open 1
Singles Stableford Wednesday 24 May   Open 1
Singles Stableford Thursday 25 May   Open 1
4-Person Team Event
Saturday 27 May Sunday 28 May Open 2
4-Person Team Event Sunday 28 May

Open 1
Singles
Monday 5 June Friday 9 June
Open 5
Singles Tuesday 6 June  
Open 1
Singles Wednesday 7 June   Open 1
Singles Thursday 8 June   Open 1
Singles Friday 9 June   Open 1
2-Person Scramble Saturday 17 June   Open 1
Singles Monday 26 June Friday 30 June Open 5
Singles Tuesday 27 June
Open 1
Singles Wednesday 28 June
  Open 1
Singles Thursday 29 June
  Open 1
Singles Friday 30 June
  Open 1
Open Weekend Saturday 29 July
Monday 31 July
Open 3
Open Weekend Sunday 30 July

Open 1
Open Weekend Monday 31 July
   Open 1
Singles Tuesday 1 August Friday 4 August
Open 4
Singles Wednesday 2 August   Open 1
Singles Thursday 3 August   Open 1
Singles Friday 4 August   Open 1
Singles Tuesday 8 August Friday 11 August
Open 4
Singles Wednesday 9 August   Open 1
Singles Thursday 10 August   Open 1
Singles Friday 11 August   Open 1
Singles Tuesday 15 August Friday 18 August
Open 4
Singles Wednesday 16 August   Open 1
Singles Thursday 17 August   Open 1
Singles Friday 18 August   Open 1
Singles Tuesday 22 August Friday 25 August
Open 4
Singles Wednesday 23 August   Open 1
Singles Thursday 24  August   Open 1
Singles Friday 25 August   Open 1
Singles Tuesday 29 August
Friday 1 September
Open 4
Singles Wednesday 30 August
  Open 1
Singles Thursday 31 August
  Open 1
Singles Friday 1 September   Open 1
Singles Tuesday 5 September Friday 8 September
Open 4
Singles Wednesday 6 September   Open 1
Singles Thursday 7 September   Open 1
Singles Friday 8 September   Open 1
Singles Tuesday 12 September Friday 15 September
Open 4
Singles Wednesday 13 September   Open 1
Singles Thursday 14 September   Open 1
Singles Friday 15 September   Open 1
Singles Tuesday 19 September Friday 22 September
Open 4
Singles Wednesday 20 September   Open 1
Singles Thursday 21 September   Open 1
Singles Friday 22 September   Open 1

*Please check information before travelling

Card of the Course

KeyData
White Par 72 SSS 67 5,685 yd's
Red Par 72 SSS 72 5,279 yd's
Blue Par 71 SSS 68 5,840 yd's

Card

Hole No. Blue White Par Index Red Par Index
1 350 336 4 2 314 4 5
2 302 289 4 6 249 4 17
3 371 358 4 4 386 5 3
4 296 290 4 12 245 4 4
5 488 480 5 8 410 5 13
6 358 351 4 10 347 4 7
7 312 308 4 14 280 4 9
8 296 292 4 16 282 4 15
9 150 143 3 18 135 3 18
Out 2,923 2,847 36   2,650 37  
10 333 301 4 7 289 4 11
11 192 189 3 11 164 3 6
12 335 332 4 17 326 4 14
13 153 141 3 13 130 3 12
14 292 288 4 9 275 4 10
15 533 523 5 1 453 5 1
16 340 335 4 15 327 4 16
17 335 330 4 5 325 4 8
18 404 399 4 3 340 4 2
In 2,917 2,685 35   2,629 35  
Total 5,840 5,685 71   5,279 72  
SSS 68 67     72    

Members Achievements

Mountin View;s 3Ts team won their Irish PGA Qualifier at the Dundrum Golf Club qualifying them for the National Regional Final at the K Club in October
2014 in which they finished 5th. The team consisted of John Coleman,
Kathleen Lanigan, Carmel Fennelly and Willie Grace

In 2006 Frank Costello and Austin Brownrigg represented Mountain View in the All Ireland National Council for The Blind Of Ireland in St. Andrews Golf Club Scotland.

2005 Lady Captain Nuala Cummins (32) and her Captain’s Prize winner Kathleen Lanigan (28) qualified in the Volkswagen/Irish Independent Lady Captain’s Classic at Waterford Golf Club on Thursday 22nd September, when they returned a fine score of 38 points in this scotch foursomes format to be only 2 point off the Castlecomer pairing of Kathleen Hogan and Ann Kennelly. It was off to the National Finals at The Heritage Golf Club on Monday 3rd October where they were paired with the Callan pair of Breda Ryan and Betty McGrath.

Mary Reid and Ciara Fennelly qualified for the National Final of the Kellogg's Nutri-Grain Ladies Golf Challenge at Druid's Glen on the 21st of August 2001.

History of Mountain View

Founded 1995 affiliated 1996

Pass through the gates of Mountain View and you are in a different world. Designed by Richard Long and John O’Sullivan this testing par 71 course offers a most enjoyable golfing experience to players of all standards measuring over 6000 yards from the championship tees. The natural contours of the land have been shaped to provide great golfing conditions. Always in immaculate condition the course incorporates water features, fairway bunkering and superb sand based tees and greens. Situated on a plateau Mountain View Golf Course is very rarely affected by weather conditions and is therefore playable all year round.

The clubhouse at Mountain View is all about friendship. Our very intimate bar and restaurant is ideal for enjoying a quiet drink and some beautiful food. Looking over the 18th green and taking in magnificent views such as the Comeragh and Slievenamon mountains thus making The Summit Bar the ideal place to relax after a great days golf.

The O’Neill Family and all the team at Mountain View look forward to welcoming you and guarantee you a most enjoyable golfing experience.

Roll of Honour

Name Year Hon. Position
Sean O'Sullivan 1998 Men's Captain
Dan O'Neill 1998 President
Celine Farrell 1999 Ladies Captain
Sean O'Sullivan 1999 Men's Captain
Liam Aylward 1999 President
Kathleen Hession 2000 Ladies Captain
Joe Dumphy 2000 Men's Captain
Celine Farrell 2000 President
Carmel Fennelly 2001 Ladies Captain
Padraig O'Neill 2001 Men's Captain
Jimmy Fitzpatrick 2001 President
Noreen Bookle 2002 Ladies Captain
Michael Kelly 2002 Men's Captain
Michael Hoyne 2002 President
Emily Fitzpatrick 2003 Ladies Captain
Celine Farrell 2003 Ladies President
Jimmy Fitzpatrick 2003 Men's Captain
Bill Thorpe 2003 President
Louise O'Neill 2004 Ladies Captain
Celine Farrell 2004 Ladies President
John Byrne 2004 Men's Captain
Pat Bookle 2004 President
Nuala Cummins 2005 Ladies Captain
Celine Farrell 2005 Ladies President
John Byrne 2005 Men's Captain
Michael Hoyne 2005 President
Kathleen Lanigan 2006 Ladies Captain
Imelda Moloney 2006 Ladies President
St. John Donovan 2006 Men's Captain
John Landy 2006 President
Celine Farrell 2007 Ladies Captain
Mary Cotterell 2007 Ladies President
Jim Ireland 2007 Men's Captain
John Byrne 2007 President
Ann Murphy 2008 Ladies Captain
Mary Cotterell 2008 Ladies President
Nick Fennelly 2008 Men's Captain
John Murphy 2008 President
Imelda Moloney 2009 Ladies Captain
Mary Cotterell 2009 Ladies President
Austin Brownrigg 2009 Men's Captain
Christy Whelan 2009 President
Nuala Cummins 2010 Ladies Captain
Mary Cotterell 2010 Ladies President
Bobby Hearne 2010 Men's Captain
Jim Dunne 2010 President
Josie O'Gorman 2011 Ladies Captain
Kathleen Lanigan 2011 Ladies President
Noel Roche 2011 Men's Captain
Patrick Halligan 2011 President
Kathleen Lanigan 2012 Ladies Captain
Anne Foskin 2012 Ladies President
Seamus O'Brien 2012 Men's Captain
Jim Maher 2012 President
Kathleen Lanigan
2013 Ladies Captain
Anne Foskin
2013 Ladies President
Jim Dunne 2013 Men's Captain
Jim Maher
2013 President
Aisling Costelloe 2014 Ladies Captain
Anne Foskin 2014 Ladies President
Jim Dunne 2014 Men's Captain
Michael Hoyne 2014 President
Aisling Costelloe
2015 Ladies Captain
Anne Foskin 2015 Ladies President
Seamus Nolan 2015 Men's Captain
Jimmy Fitzpatrick 2015 President
  2016 Ladies Captain
  2016 Ladies President
  2016 Men's Captain
  2016 President
  2017 Ladies Captain
2017 Ladies President
2017 Men's Captain
2017 President
Ciara Fennelly (16) 2017 Lowest Ladies H'cap
Alan Phelan (1.7) 2017 Lowest Men's H'cap

Holes in One at Mountain View

Member Date Hole No. Club Used Distance
Thomas Coleman 22 March 1998 3rd 8 Iron 142 m
Roy Barry 19 June 2004 11th   185 m
Tom Walton 5 September 2004 13th   157 m
James Maher 19 February 2006 11th   185 m
Seamus Corcoran 26 March 2007 9th   143 m
John Coffey 13 April 2008 11th   192 m