Castleknock golf club Dublin

Castleknock golf course Dublin

Castleknock Golf Course

Castleknock Club Crest

In the grounds of Sommerton House in County Dublin built into a mature parkland. The Course has been built to USGA standards and is playable all year round due to superb drainage irrigation built under the course.

There are 10 Acres of Lakes which come into play on 7 Holes, in fact the 16thand 18thpar 3's are played right over lakes.

Castleknock Golf Club the driest parkland course you'll play. Open all year round with no mats or temporary greens, if other courses are closed we are open. Our greens are constructed to the highest USGA recommendations and are subtly contoured and seeded with creeping bentgrass allowing for fast greens all year round.
Just 20 minutes from Airport and 7km from the city centre, adjacent to Dublin's famous Phoenix Park, with spectacular views overlooking Liffey Valley and the Dublin Mountains Castleknock Golf Club is Dublin's finest golfing address.

There is a chipping green of 800 sq.metres and a practice green of sq. 1,000 metres.

Castleknock was voted the No. 99-ranked golf course in Ireland, by "Golf Digest Ireland" in 2012;

Castleknock was voted the No. 63-ranked golf course in Ireland, by "Golf Digest Ireland" in 2009;

Castleknock was voted the No. 74-ranked golf course in Ireland, by "Golf Digest Ireland" in 2008;

  • Golf Deals » Castleknock

  • Stay & Play @ Castleknock Hotel & Country Club €179.00

    Offer valid from 01 Apr 2021 to 31 Oct 2021 Detail:

    1-Night B&B with 1 Game of Golf: 
    This one night Golfers Midweek Package includes:
    One Night Accommodation, Extensive hot and cold Full Irish Breakfast the next morning. One game of golf per adult in Castleknock Golf Club located onsite. Complimentary guest parking. Complimentary WIFI. Full use of Tonic Health Club including fitness centre, pool, sauna, steam-room and Jacuzzi (please note sauna, steam room and Jacuzzi are currently closed due to government guidelines). Cancel free up to 24 hours prior to arrival.

Green Fees Mon. to Thurs: €25
Green Fees Weekends & B. H.: €40
Green Fees Sunday:
€60
Green Fees with a Member Weekdays: €29
Green Fees with a Member Weekends: €39
Green Fees for Opens: €30
Practice Area: Yes
Club Hire: €40 Yes
Buggy Hire: €30 Yes
Soft Spikes: Yes
Open For Membership: Yes
Full Membership Fee: €1,850
Full 5-Day Membership Fee: €715
Full Student 18-22 Membership Fee: €410
Full Junior 15-17 Membership Fee: €255
Full Juvenile 8-14 Membership Fee: €200
Course Type Parkland
No Holes 18
Members 150
Designer Jonathan Gaunt & Marnoch
Founded 2005
Address

Sommerton,
Dublin 15

Telephone 01-6408736
Email info@castleknockgolfclub.ie
Website Castleknock golf club website
Director of Golf: Warren Ryan
Captain: Joseph Lavelle
Lady Captain: Linda O'Keefffe
President:
Vice-Captains':  &
Hon. Secretary: Jim Renynolds & Vivien Lee
Club Pro: Hugh Feeney
Hon. Treasurer: Pauric Glennon & Ann Robinson
Comp. Secretary: Liam Maher & Sinead Corley
Castleknock Golf Course Layout Course Layout

Location Map

GPS Coord*
Lat:53.366123
Long:-6.403613
*Please check information before travelling

General Facts & Information

Course opening hours: Daylight hours Clubhouse opening hours: 8.00am 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: Other Days Pre-booking for open Tournaments: 14 Days in advance

Castleknock Golf Club Fixtures 2021 provisional*

Open & Major Fixtures 2021 (to be Confirmed)        
Event Start Finish Type Duration
Captains' Drive-In Saturday
  Closed 1
Lady Captain's Prize Saturday 5 June   Closed 1
Captain's Prize Saturday 28 August
  Closed 1
President's Prize Sunday 19 June
  Closed 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 20 April   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 27 April
  Open 1
Fourball Betterball Sunday 1 May   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 4 May   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 11 May   Open 1
Ladies Singles Stableford Friday 12 May   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 18 May   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 25 May
  Open 1
3-Person Team Event Wednesday 26 May   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 1 June   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 8 June   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 15 June   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 22 June   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 29 June   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 6 July   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 13 July   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 20 July   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 27 July
  Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuessday 3 August   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 10 August   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 17 August   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 24 August
  Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 31 August
  Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 7 September   Open 1
ITICA Pro-Am Monday 13 August   IPGA 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 14 September   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 21 September
  Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 28 September
  Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 5 October   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 12 October   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 19 October   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 26 October
  Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 2 November   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 9 November   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 16 November   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 23 November
  Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 30 November
  Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 7 December   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 14 December   Open 1

*Please check information before travelling

Card of the Course

KeyData
White Par 72 SSS 72 6,379 yd's
Red Par 71 SSS 72 5,428 yd's
Green Par 72 SSS 70 5,974 yd's
Blue Par 72 SSS 73 6,703 yd's

Card

Hole No. Blue White Green Par Index Red Par Index
1 312 297 287 4 16 276 4 15
2 591 575 553 5 4 521
5 5
3 219 197 173 3 8 151 3 9
4 442 422 402 4 2 381 4 1
5 307 297 287 4 18 272 4 13
6 479 469 444 5 14 400 5 7
7 208 198 169 3 10 96 3 17
8 596 569 540 5 6 489 5 3
9 173 151 135 3 12 121 3 11
Out 3,327 3,175 2,990 36   2,707 36  
10 521 488 478 5 11 457 5 6
11 158 151 139 3 15 111 3 12
12 382 358 348 4 5 317 4 18
13 331 322 299 4 13 275 4 10
14 467 456 414 4 1 390 4 2
15 350 328 302 4 17 276 4 16
16 506 482 456 5 7 426 5 8
17 464 437 408 4 3 362 4 4
18 197 182 140 3 9 117 3 14
In 3,376 3,204 2,984 36   2,731 36  
Total 6,703 6,379 5,974 72   5,438 72  
SSS 73 72 70     72    

Members Achievements

History of Castleknock

Roll of Honour

Member Year Hon. Position
  2006 Ladies Captain
  2006 Men's Captain
Paul Monahan 2006 President
Maureen Black 2007 Ladies Captain
John Sherwood 2007 Men's Captain
Paul Monahan 2007 President
Terry Smyth 2008 Ladies Captain
Paul Tobin 2008 Men's Captain
Paul Monahan 2008 President
Clare Garrihy 2009 Ladies Captain
Martin Moore 2009 Men's Captain
Paul Monahan 2009 President
Miriam Rogers 2010 Ladies Captain
Michael Galvin  2010 Men's Captain
Paul Monahan 2010 President
Brid Fallon 2011 Ladies Captain
George Coombes 2011 Men's Captain
Paul Monahan 2011 President
Rita O'Dwyer 2012 Ladies Captain
Dermot Conlon 2012 Men's Captain
Paul Monahan 2012 President
Eilish O'Sullivan 2013 Ladies Captain
Brendan Hudson 2013 Men's Captain
Paul Monahan 2013 President
Mairead Butler 2014 Ladies Captain
Michael Lacey 2014 Men's Captain
Paul Monahan 2014 President
Patricia McCormack 2015 Ladies Captain
Jack Creaner 2015 Men's Captain
Pat O'Donnell
2015 President
Rosaleen Geaney
2016 Ladies Captain
Johnny Craven 2016 Men's Captain
Pat O'Donnell
2016 President
Jakie Russell 2017 Ladies Captain
Anthony O'Connell 2017 Men's Captain
Pat O'Donnell 2017 President
RichellaBoggan 2018 Ladies Captain
Lorcan Brophy 2018 Men's Captain
Bernard Hudson 2018 President
Eithne Cusack 2019 Ladies Captain
Garrett Cooke 2019 Men's Captain
Bernard Hudson 2019 President
Linda O'Keefffe 2020 Ladies Captain
Joseph Lavelle 2020 Men's Captain
  2020 President
  2021 Ladies Captain
  2021 Men's Captain
  2021 President
Sarah Lacey (4)
2021 Lowest Ladies Handicap
Paul Coughlan (-3.5) 2021 Lowest Men's H'cap
Dylan Brophy (-2.5)
2021 Lowest Men's H'cap
Andrew Mulholland (0.5) 2021 Lowest Men's H'cap
Michael O'Donovan (0.6) 2021 Lowest Men's H'cap
Odhran Mullan (4.3)
2021 Lowest Men's H'cap

Holes in One at Castleknock

Member Date Hole No. Club Used Distance
Martin Moore Jr. 25 May 2007  9th   151 yd's
Michael Devitt 18 August 2007 7th   169 yd's
Frederic Pelanne 2 January 2009 3rd   172 yd's
Bernard Byrne 29 April 2021 11th   151 yd's