North & West Coast Links Golf Ireland
With 30 years experience in promoting Links Golf in Ireland, we pride ourselves in our ability to offer unforgettable Ireland Golf Trips along with value for money and excellent customer service.
CEO, John McLoughlin
North & West Coast Links Golf Ireland currently has 11 members in its marketing group.
Our current list of member Links Golf Courses in Ireland is as follows:
Carne Golf Links, Enniscrone Golf Club, Donegal Golf Club, Portsalon Golf Club, Ballyliffin Golf Club, Castlerock Golf Club, Portstewart Golf Club and Royal Portrush Golf Club.
West Coast 4, comprising of Connemara Championship Golf Links, Westport Golf Club and Co. Sligo Golf Club, was established in 1988 promote the member courses on the world market. Three years later the group grew to five clubs with Carne Golf Links and Donegal Golf Club joining and Westport Golf Club resigning from the group. West Coast 4 then became known as West Coast Links.
1995 saw the addition of Ballyliffin Golf Club to the group, with Rosapenna Golf Links following a number of years later. With seven courses in the group – an advert was designed highlighting the "Magnificent Seven". The year 2002 saw West Coast Links become North & West Coast Links Golf with three clubs in Northern Ireland joining – Castlerock Golf Club, Portstewart Golf Club and Royal Portrush Golf Club. Advertisements at this time focused on the "10 Links of Heaven".
Portsalon Golf Club became the 11th member of North & West Coast Links Golf, when it joined in 2005. Current adverts recognise this change by now focusing on the "Links 11".
2007 saw Ardglass Golf Club replace Castlerock Golf Club as a member of North & West Coast Links Golf. In 2008, North & West Coast Links welcomed Narin & Portnoo Golf Club, a hidden gem located along the Donegal coast. With 11 Championship Links courses, North & West Coast Links Golf represent some of the finest and best link golf courses in Ireland and the world.
In 2016 the company added a new category of Membership and introduced Associate Membership. In that year both Galway Bay Golf Resort and Westport joined the ranks. In 2017 we had two additional clubs coming back as associate members – Narin & Portnoo and Portsalon Golf Club.
The current up to date members are as follows – Full Members – Carne Golf Links, Enniscrone Golf Club, Donegal Golf Club, Portsalon Golf Club, Ballyliffin Golf Club, Castlerock Golf Club, Portstewart Golf Club and Royal Portrush Golf Club. Associate Members – Westport Golf Club, Lough Erne Resort and Co. Louth Golf Club (Baltray).
Enjoy a luxury Ireland Golf Trip that combines the excitement of truly magnificent golf with some of the most beautiful and unspoiled scenery in Europe along the Wild Atlantic Way and the Western Irish Coastline. As well as enjoying some of the greatest golf courses in the world, the golfer and non golfers alike will experience top class accommodations, restaurants, sightseeing activities and hospitality second to none.