Glenlo Abbey golf club Galway

Glenlo Abbey golf course Galway

Glenlo Abbey Golf Course

Glenlo Abbey Club Crest

Set on the banks of Lough Corrib, the scenic Glenlo Abbey Golf Course is situated only 2 miles from the vibrant city of Galway. Designed by Ryder Cup legend Christy O’Connor Jr, the course has been recognised as one of the best 9 Hole Golf Courses in the Republic of Ireland.
The courses offers a unique and challenging experience to golfers of all levels, including a signature 4th hole on an island green. Located on the grounds of the 5 star Glenlo Abbey Hotel, the course welcomes visitors from around the world.
Facilites include: 

  • Championship blue course, men's white course and ladies' red course.
  • 21 Bay Driving Range with spacious bays, premier fibre cushion mats and high quality balls to optimize feedback.
  • Club Hire, Buggy Hire and onsite Pro-Shop.
  • Private, Group, Junior and Corporate tuition available with a state of the art teaching facility provided by Gary Madden Golf Academy. 
  • Golf Deals » Glenlo Abbey

  • Stay & Play @ Glenlo Abbey Hotel €239.00

    Offer valid from 01 Oct 2018 to 01 Oct 2019 Detail:

    Stay & Play Golfers Package - Take advantage of the 138 acre estate with 9 hole golf course, 21 bay driving range
    Package includes: 1 Nights Bed & Breakfast in a Classic King or Twin Bedroom. Two Course Evening Meal in the Rustic Oak Cellar Bar, Enjoy a relaxing Round of Golf on our 9 hole golf course, Brush up your swing on our newly extended 21 Bay Driving Range with a Digicard for 30 Balls included. 
    From: €239

Green Fees GUI/ILGU: €35
Green Fees non GUI/ILGU: €45
Green Fees with a Member: €20
Green Fees for Opens: €15/20
Practice Area: Range
Club Hire: €25 Yes
Buggy Hire: €20 Yes
Soft Spikes: Yes
Course Type Parkland
No Holes 9
Members 240
Designer Nature
Founded 1996
Address

Busheypark,
Galway,
Co. Galway

Telephone 091-519649
Email proshop@glenloabbey.ie
Website Glenlo Abbey golf club website
Director of Golf: Gary Madden
Captain: Liam O'Neill
Lady Captain: Claire Kennedy
President: Aideen Maher
Vice-Captain: None
Hon. Secretary: Jack Mulveen & Maeve Rooney
Club Pro: Gary Madden
Hon. Treasurer: Dermot Bohan & Carmel Clancy 
Comp. Secretary: Ray Brennan & Clare O’Neill
Glenlo Abbey Golf Course Layout Course Layout

Location Map

GPS Coord*
Lat:53.300003
Long:-9.097973
*Please check information before travelling

General Facts & Information

Course opening hours: Daylight hours Clubhouse opening hours: 8.00am to dusk
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

Glenlo Abbey Golf Club Fixtures 2019 provisional*

Open & Major Fixtures 2019 (to be Confirmed)        
Event Start Finish Type Duration
Captain's Prize Saturday 6 July
  Closed 1
Lady Captain's Prize
Sunday 7 July
  Closed
1
Ptrsident's Prize
Saturday 17 August
  Closed
1
Irish Boys U-18 Inter-Club (Q) Monday 1 July   GUI 1

*Please check information before travelling

Card of the Course

KeyData
White Par 7 SSS 71 6,214 yd's
Red Par 72 SSS 73 5,316 yd's
Blue Par 72 SSS 72 6,544 yd's

Card

Hole No. Blue White Par Index Red Par Index
1 384 369 4 7
320
4 5
2 401 383 4 3 319 4 3
3 396 386 4 9 348 4 1
4 181 154 3 13 127 3 7
5 371 351 4 5
296 4 15
6 473 455 5
11 399 5
9
7 195
169 3 15 160 3 11
8 479 464 5 17 407 5 13
9 392 376 4 1
282 4 7
Out 3,272 3,107 36   2,658 36  
10 384 369 4 8 320 4 6
11 401 383 4 4
319 4 4
12 396 386 4 10 348
4 2
13 181 154 3 14
127 3 8
14 371 351 4 6
296 4 16
15 473 455 5 12 339
5 10
16 195 169 3 16 160 3 12
17 479 464 5 18 407 5 14
18 398
376 4 2
282 4 18
In 3,272 3,107 36   2,658 36  
Total 6,544 6,214 72   5,316
72  
SSS 72 71     73    

Members Achievements

History of Glenlo Abbey

Roll of Honour

Member Year Hon. Position
Peggy Bourke 1996 Ladies Captain
Brian Bourke 1996 Men's Captain
  1996 President
Peggy Bourke 1997 Ladies Captain
Brian Bourke 1997 Men's Captain
  1997 President
Peggy Bourke 1998 Ladies Captain
Brian Bourke 1998 Men's Captain
  1998 President
Peggy Bourke 1999 Ladies Captain
Brian Bourke 1999 Men's Captain
  1999 President
Peggy Bourke 2000 Ladies Captain
Brian Bourke 2000 Men's Captain
  2000 President
Peggy Bourke 2001 Ladies Captain
Brian Bourke 2001 Men's Captain
Brian Bourke 2001 President
Peggy Bourke 2002 Ladies Captain
Brian Bourke 2002 Men's Captain
  2002 President
Peggy Burke 2003 Ladies Captain
John F. Burke 2003 Men's Captain
Brian Burke 2003 President
Peggy Bourke 2004 Ladies Captain
  2004 Men's Captain
John F. Burke 2004 President
Peggy Bourke 2005 Ladies Captain
  2005 Men's Captain
John F. Burke 2005 President
Peggy Burke 2006 Ladies Captain
John Turley 2006 Men's Captain
John F. Burke 2006 President
Peggy Burke 2007 Ladies Captain
Noel Donnellan 2007 Men's Captain
John F. Burke 2007 President
Michael Dawson 2008 Men's Captain
John F. Burke 2008 President
Philip Fulham 2009 Men's Captain
John F. Burke 2009 President
Tom Corbett 2010 Men's Captain
John F. Burke 2010 President
Tom Corbett 2011 Men's Captain
John F. Burke 2011 President
Laura Moran 2012 Ladies Captain
Tom Corbett 2012 Men's Captain
John F. Burke 2012 President
Orla Cahill 2013 Ladies Captain
Ray McGuire
2013 Men's Captain
Noel Donnellan 2013 President
Martina Walsh 2014 Ladies Captain
Hugh McGrath 2014 Men's Captain
Noel Donnellan 2014 President
Angela Savage 2015 Ladies Captain
Tom Coen
2015 Men's Captain
Ann Dowling
2015 President
Mary Molloy
2016 Ladies Captain
Tom Coen 2016 Men's Captain
Danny Goldrick 2016 President
Ann Rabbitt 2017 Ladies Captain
Kevin Rogers 2017 Men's Captain
Nell Casserly 2017 President
Ann Irwin 2018 Ladies Captain
John Keaveney 2018 Men's Captain
Tom Coen 2018 President
Claire Kennedy 2019 Ladies Captain
Liam O'Neill 2019 Men's Captain
Aideen Maher 2019 President
Phillip Fulham 2019 Lowest Men's H'cap

Holes in One at Glenlo Abbey

Member Date Hole No. Club Used Distance
Norah Folan 2015

 
Martina Walsh 2015      
John Murphy 2017      
Pat Lynch 2017      
Des Joyce 2018