Charlesland golf club Wicklow

Charlesland golf course Wicklow

Charlesland Golf Course

Charlesland Club Crest

From the time the golfer hits off the first tee, in the shadow of the Sugarloaf Mountain, the Eddie Hackett designed 6,159 m pae-72, with a standard scratch of 72. Charlesland Golf Course presents a testing but eminently fair challenge. Visitors, Societies, Corporate Golf are assured of a warm welcome. The clubhouse incorporates a hotel with Full catering facilities and accommodation.

Set in the shadow of the famous Wicklow Mountain's, Charlesland Golf and Country Club, designed by Irelands most celebrated and prolific course designer Eddie Hackett, designer of legendary links courses Waterville, Connemara, Murvagh and Enniscrone, has always been known as a challenging but fair test of golf, in a beautiful setting.

The course at just less than 7,000 yards from the championship tees skirts the Irish Sea for the best part of the front nine with the home run being true parkland. A superb award winning modern golf hotel further complements the course with 12 well appointed, spacious en-suite rooms. The conference and meeting facilities add to make this an ideal business venue. With a fully stocked modern pro-shop, range facilities, buggy, trolley and club hire the golfer could not ask for more.

Green Fees Monday to Thursday: €25
Green Fees Friday Sunday & B.H. €35
Green Fees Friday: €40
Green Fees with a Member: €18/25
Green Fees for Opens: €20
Practice Area: Yes
Club Hire: €30
Yes
Buggy Hire: €25
Yes
Soft Spikes: Preferred
Full Membership Available: Yes
Full Membership Fee: €1,600
Full 5-Day Membership Fee: €1,200
Full Introductory offer for first year:
€1,300
Full Introductory 5-Day offer for first year: €925
Full Pavilion Membership Fee: €300
Entrance Fee: None
Course Type Parkland
No Holes 18
Members 583
Designer Eddie Hackett
Founded 1992
Address

Charlesland,
Greystones,
Co. Wicklow

Telephone 01-2878200
Email golf@charlesland.com
Website Charlesland golf club website
Golf Group Manager: Mark Ruddy
Captain: Paul Revlle
Lady Captain: Mary deChaumont
Presidents': Michael Madden & Annette Lynch
Vice-Captains': Christy Upton & Meriel Wolfe 
Hon. Secretary: Kieran Cronian
Club Pro: James Kane-Nash
Hon. Treasurer: Christy Upton & Ann Lehane
Comp. Secretary: Kevin O'Neill & Mary deChaumont
Charlesland Golf Course Layout Course Layout

Location Map

GPS Coord*
Lat:53.130219
Long:-6.055076
*Please check information before travelling

General Facts & Information

Course opening hours: Daylight hours Clubhouse opening hours: 9.0 0am to 11.30pm
Mobile phones: Not on course
Dress Code: Neat and casual, no denim
Catering: Full catering, facilities Days to Avoid: None
Green Fees and Societies Welcome: Midweek & Weekends Pre-booking for open Tournaments:14 Days in advance

Charlesland Golf Club operate a 5-Club Pass together with Greystones, Bray, Glen-of-the-Downs & Delgany for €165 in 2016

Charlesland Golf Club Fixtures 2017 provisional*

Open & Major Fixtures 2017 (Confirmed)        
Event.. Start Finish Type Duration
Captains' Drive-In Saturday 4 March   Closed 1
Lady President's Prize Saturday 10 June   Closed 1
President's Prize Saturday 17 June   Closed 1
Joint Vice-Captain's Prize Saturday 15 July   Closed 1
Captain's Prize Round 1 Saturday 5 August Sunday 6 August Closed 2
Captain's Prize Round 1 Sunday 6 August   Closed 1
Captain's Prize Saturday 12 August   Closed 1
Lady Captain's Prize Saturday 19 August   Closed 1
Singles Stableford Friday 6 January   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 13 January   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 20 January   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 27 January
  Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 3 February   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 10 February   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 17 February   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 24 February
  Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 3 March   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 10 March   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 24 March   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 31 April
  Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 7 April   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 14 April   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 21 April   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 28 April   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 5 May   Open 1
Mother & Daughter Sunday 7 May   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 12 May   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 19 May   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 26 May   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 2 June   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 9 June   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 16 June   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 23 June   Open 1
L. & G. Team Event
Sunday 25 June   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Monday 26 June   Open 1
Start of Festival Open Friday 30 June
Sunday 2 July  Open 3
L. & G. Team Event Friday 30 June
  Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Saturday 1 July   Open 1
Mixed 2-Person Team Event
Sunday 2 July   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Friday 7 July   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Friday 14 July   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Friday 21 July   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 28 July
  Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 4 August   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 11 August   Open 1
Scotch Foursomes Monday 14 August   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 18 August   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 1 September   Open 1
East Ladies Minor Area Final Sunday 3 September   ILGU 1
East Leinster Ladies Challenge Cup Area  Final Sunday 3 September   ILGU 1
East Leinster Ladies Junior Foursomes Area Final Sunday 3 September   ILGI 1
East Leinster Ladies Senor Foursomes Area Final Sunday 3 September   ILGU 1
Junior Scratch Cup Sunday 10 September   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 15 September   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 22 September   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 29 September
  Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 6 October   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 13 October   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 20 October   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 27 October
  Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 3 November   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 10 November   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 17 November   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 24 November   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 1 December   Open 1
Singles Stableford Friday 8 December   Open 1

*Please check information before travelling

Card of the Course

KeyData
White Par 71 SSS 71 5,847 m
Yellow Par 72 SSS 70 5,657 m
Red Par 72 SSS 73 5,012 m
Blue Par 72 SSS 71 6,061 m

Card

Name Hole No. Blue White Yellow
Par Index Red Par Index
Knight Park 1 330 317 311 4 10 299
4 8
Lime Kiln 2 306
296
286
4
14 283
4
6
Cobblers Bulk 3 339 329 316
4 4
308
4 4
Bean Garden 4 472
462
453
5
8
418
5
12
Winnow Bank 5 275
259
244
4
18 233
4
17
Nancy's Sunset
6 142
124
119
3
16 108
3
16
The Old Yard 7 365
350
346 4 2
336 4 1
Kilfernock 8 140 131 123 3 12 123 3 15
Ned's Garden 9 470 461 451 5 6 370 5 10
  Out 2,839 2,729 2,649 36   2,478 36  
Meadow Lake 10 386 375 367 4 5 328 4 5
Ellott's Creek 11 339 330 323 4 11 281 4 7
Harmon's Way 12 313 305 300
4 13 229 4 18
Marl Hole 13 228 215 206 3 7 147 3 11
Green Hill 14 407 395
390 4 1 324 4 3
Massey's Walk 15 443 435 425 5 15 378 5 14
Torry's Canyon 16 416 400 393 4 3 318 4 2
Butler's Dip 17 130 121 114 3 17 121 3 13
St. Edmund 18 560 542
490 5 9 408
5 9
  In 3,222 3,118 3,088
36   2,524 36  
  Total 6,061 5,847 5,657 72   5,012 72  
  SSS 71 71 70     73    

Notable rounds

Men's Course Record: 68 M. P. O'Brien

Ladies Course Record: 77 Anne Benson

Members Achievements

Charlesland Golf Club won the Fitzgibbon Cup in 2004 when the team was Jim Kiely, Gerry O'Riordan, Derek Dunne, John Shiel, Gavin Hunt, Ross Dunne, John Kestell, Eddie Ryan, Jim Quigley, David McCormick, Andy Clarkin, Alan Threadgold, Geoff Bell, They were captained by Malachy Venney, assisted by Dave Naughton.

The Ladies of Charlesland Golf Club won the Finn Trophy in 2005 when the team was Hilary Gall, Patricia Metcalfe, Anne Benson, Michelle Dempsey, Patricia O'Regan, Carmel White, Maureen Dent, Fiona Scott, Trish Shiel, Hilary Murray, Emir Bruton, Ismay Flynn, Edwina Jennings, Geraldine Tennyson, Ita Grehan, Joan Griffin, Sheila Vaughan, they were captained by Eileen Woods.

They won it prior to that in 2003 when the team was Attracta Mulligan, Geraldine Tennyson, Patricia O'Regan, Anne Benson, Anne Kilty, Hilary Gall, Ita Grehan, Trish Metcalfe, Edwina Jennings, Sheila Vaughan, Maureen Dent, Emir Bruton, Tish Barry, Joan Griffin, Trish Shiel, they were managed by Helen Pattison.

Charlesland member Michael Ellott recorded a remarkable double early in 2002, when he chipped-in from from 100 yd´s for an eagle at the 9th. Amazingly he repeated it again from 80 yd´s at the 15th. 

Charlesland got to the Grand Finals of the Mitsubishi-Irish Independent National Club Challenge in the Algarve in October 2001. The team was M. P. O'Brien (1), Geoff Bell (6), Anthony Fitzpatrick (10) and Eamonn Clear (14) 

Junior Captain in 2001 M. P. O'Brien spent May, June and July braking the course record on his home course. His final record came in the July Medal when he returned a 68 gross with six birdies on his card. One wonders is this 22-year-old finished.

Prior to 2001:

Charlesland won the Leinster Section of the Irish Junior Foursomes, sponsored by Jefferson Smurfit Group plc. They were beaten by Castletroy, the Champions, by one hole in the National Finals at Strandhill, on 21st August, 2000. Coached by Paul Heeney, the team was Patrick Boyle and Eoin Noonan, with Alan Fahey and Mark Flynn.

Charlesland Under-16 won the Wicklow Youths' Championship in 2000 when the team was Darragh Flynn, Jamie Metcalfe, Stephen Rigley, Patrick Boyle, they were captained by Owen Metcalf and Paddy Boyle.

Sheila McConnell (25), Lady Captain 2000 and her Ladies Captain's Prize winner Annette Fortune (20) qualified for the National Finals of the Volkswagen-Irish Independent Lady Captain's Classic at Druid's Glen when they shot 36pts. At a windy Headfort Golf Club in September, 2000.

Michael Jackson (President) holed out on the 17th, 153 m, index 17, in his own President's Prize, as did Ciaran Earley, the following day at the same hole.

History of Charlesland

Founded 1992, affiliated 1992.

Roll of Honour

Member Year Hon. Position
Patricia Metcalfe 1992 Ladies Captain
Malachy Venney 1992 Men's Captain
Brian Smith 1992 President
Patricia Metcalfe 1993 Ladies Captain
Kevin Keyes 1993 Men's Captain
Brian Smith 1993 President
Edwina Jones 1994 Ladies Captain
Michael A. Jackson 1994 Men's Captain
Michael Jackson 1994 President
Anne Butler 1995 Ladies Captain
Larry Sutton 1995 Men's Captain
Richard McConnell 1995 President
Jacinta Glynn 1996 Ladies Captain
Geoff Bell 1996 Men's Captain
Richard McConnell 1996 President
Louise Wilson 1997 Ladies Captain
Gerry O'Brien 1997 Men's Captain
David Proger 1997 President
Betty O'Connor 1998 Ladies Captain
David Naughton 1998 Men's Captain
David Proger 1998 President
Helen Pattison 1999 Ladies Captain
Kathleen O'Neill 1999 Ladies President
Patrick Martin 1999 Men's Captain
Michael Jackson 1999 President
Sheila McConnell 2000 Ladies Captain
Brian O'Connor 2000 Men's Captain
Annette McCarthy 2001 Ladies Captain
David Bernie 2001 Men's Captain
G. O'Brien 2001 President
Marie Forrester 2002 Ladies Captain
Ita Grehan 2002 Ladies President
Michael Kenny 2002 Men's Captain
Gerry O'Brien 2002 President
Theresa Whitaker 2003 Ladies Captain
Ruth Bell 2003 Ladies President
Tom King 2003 Men's Captain
Malachy Venney 2004 President
Ann Benson 2004 Ladies Captain
Ruth Bell 2004 Ladies President
Owen Metcalfe 2004 Men's Captain
Malachy Venney 2004 President
Pamela Duggan 2005 Ladies Captain
Mary Cahill 2005 Ladies President
Alan Threadgold 2005 Men's Captain
Kevin Keyes 2005 President
Joan Griffin 2006 Ladies Captain
Mary Cahill 2006 Ladies President
Des Gall 2006 Men's Captain
Kevin Keyes 2006 President
Anne Kilty 2007 Ladies Captain
Sheila Fogarty 2007 Ladies President
Tom Glancy 2007 Men's Captain
Larry Sutton 2007 President
Eileen Woods 2008 Ladies Captain
Sheila Fogarty 2008 Ladies President
Rory McAvinue 2008 Men's Captain
Larry Sutton 2008 President
Ger Farrell 2009 Ladies Captain
Joan McClean 2009 Ladies President
Richard McConnell 2009 Men's Captain
Geoff Bell 2009 President
Ann McParland 2010 Ladies Captain
Ena Bernie 2010 Ladies President
Sean Curtis 2010 Men's Captain
John Cahill 2010 President
Deirdre Murphy 2011 Ladies Captain
Hilary Gill 2011 Ladies President
Anthony Maher 2011 Men's Captain
John McCabe 2011 President
Ann Cafferky 2012 Ladies Captain
Ger Henry 2012 Ladies President
Donal Waddell 2012 Men's Captain
Des Gall 2012 President
Linda Ryan 2013 Ladies Captain
Dolores Hayes 2013 Ladies President
Ambrose Mullins 2013 Men's Captain
Pat Crowe 2013 President
Siobhan Fitzpatrick 2014 Ladies Captain
Barbara Cohen 2014 Ladies President
Derek Dunne 2014 Men's Captain
Gerry Gilsenan 2014 President
Liz Hurley 2015 Ladies Captain
Mary Brennan
2015 Ladies President
Tony Fitzpatrick 2015 Men's Captain
Brendan O'Brien
2015 President
Mai Hanlon 2016 Ladies Captain
Annette Lynch
2016 Ladies President
Pat Crowe 2016 Men's Captain
Michael Madden 
2016 President
Mary deChaumont 2017 Ladies Captain
  2017 Ladies President
Paul Revlle 2017 Men's Captain
  2017 President
Fiona Scott (9)  2017 Lowest Ladies Handicap
Keith Murphy (1.5) 2017 Lowest Men's Handicap

Holes in One at Charlesland

Member Date Hole No. Club Used Distance
P. Byrne 1 July 2000 17th   114 m
C. Earley 1 July 2000 2nd   120 m
M. Dent 1 August 2000 13th   149 m
Mercedes Shelly 18 June 2006 13th   149 m
Iris Haughton 31 July 2006 17th   123 m
Harry Cohen 21 December 2006 2nd   120 m