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
Membership Available: yes
Distance Membership Fee 50k: €150
Distance Membership Fee 50k: €199
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:   &
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 2018 provisional*

Open & Major Fixtures 2018  (to be Confirmed)        
Event Start Finish Type Duration
Captains' Drive-In Sunday 4 March
  Closed 1
Captain's Prize to the Ladies Sunday 4 June   Closed 1
Lady Captain's Prize Sunday 10 June   Closed 1
Captain's Prize (Q) Sunday 8 July   Closed 1
Captain's Prize Sunday 15 July   Closed 1
Lady President's Prize Sunday 12 August   Closed 1
President's Prize Sunday 19 August   Closed 1
President's Prize to the Ladies Sunday 9 September   Closed 1
Singles
Sunday 21 January   Open 1
Singles Sunday 28 January
  Open 1
Singles Sunday 4 February   Open 1
Singles Sunday 11 February   Open 1
4-Person Team Event Saturday 17 February   Open 1
Singles Sunday 18 February   Open 1
Singles Saturday 10 March   Open 1
Singles Saturday 17 March
Open 1
Singles Saturday 24 March   Open 1
Singles Saturday 31 March   Open 1
Singles Stableford Monday 2 April Thursday 5 April Open 4
Singles Stableford Tuesday 3 April   Open 1
Singles Stableford Wednesday 4 April   Open 1
Singles Stableford Thursday 5 April   Open 1
Singles Stableford Monday 9 April Thursday 12 April Open 4
Singles Stableford Tuesday 10 April   Open 1
Singles Stableford Wednesday 11 April   Open 1
Singles Stableford Thursday 12 April   Open 1
4-Person Team Event Saturday 14 April Monday 16 April Open 3
4-Person Team Event Sunday 15 April   Open 1
4-Person Team Event Monday 16 April   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 17 April Thursday 19 April Open 4
Singles Stableford Wednesday 18 April   Open 1
Singles Stableford Thursday 19 April   Open 1
Singles Stableford Monday 23 April Thursday 26 April Open 4
Singles Stableford Tuesday 24 April   Open 1
Singles Stableford Wednesday 25 April   Open 1
Singles Stableford Thursday 26 April   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 1 May Thursday 3 May Open 3
Singles Stableford Wednesday 2 May   Open 1
Singles Stableford Thursday 3 May   Open 1
3-Person Scramble Saturday 5 May
Monday 7 May Open 3
3-Person Scramble Sunday 6 May

Open 1
3-Person Scramble Monday 7 May   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 8 May
Open 1
Singles Stableford Wednesday 9 May   Open 1
Singles Stableford Thursday 10 May   Open 1
Singles Stableford Monday 14 May Thursday 17 May Open 4
Singles Stableford Tuesday 15 May   Open 1
Singles Stableford Wednesday 16 May   Open 1
Singles Stableford Thursday 17 May   Open 1
Singles Stableford Monday 21 May Thursday 24 May Open 4
Singles Stableford Tuesday 22 May   Open 1
Singles Stableford Wednesday 23 May   Open 1
Singles Stableford Thursday 24 May   Open 1
4-Person Team Event
Saturday 26 May Sunday 27 May Open 2
4-Person Team Event Sunday 27 May

Open 1
Singles
Monday 4 June Friday 8 June
Open 5
Singles Tuesday 5 June  
Open 1
Singles Wednesday 6 June   Open 1
Singles Thursday 7 June   Open 1
Singles Friday 8 June   Open 1
2-Person Scramble Saturday 16 June   Open 1
Singles Monday 25 June Friday 29 June Open 5
Singles Tuesday 26 June
Open 1
Singles Wednesday 27 June
  Open 1
Singles Thursday 28 June
  Open 1
Singles Friday 29 June
  Open 1
Open Weekend Saturday 28 July
Monday 30 July
Open 3
Open Weekend Sunday 29 July

Open 1
Open Weekend Monday 30 July
   Open 1
Singles Tuesday 31 July
Friday 3 August
Open 4
Singles Wednesday 1 August   Open 1
Singles Thursday 2 August   Open 1
Singles Friday 3 August   Open 1
Singles Tuesday 7 August Friday 10 August
Open 4
Singles Wednesday 8 August   Open 1
Singles Thursday 9 August   Open 1
Singles Friday 10 August   Open 1
Singles Tuesday 14 August Friday 17 August
Open 4
Singles Wednesday 15 August   Open 1
Singles Thursday 16 August   Open 1
Singles Friday 17 August   Open 1
Singles Tuesday 21 August Friday 24 August
Open 4
Singles Wednesday 22 August   Open 1
Singles Thursday 23  August   Open 1
Singles Friday 24 August   Open 1
Singles Tuesday 28 August
Friday 31 August
Open 4
Singles Wednesday 29 August
  Open 1
Singles Thursday 30 August
  Open 1
Singles Friday 31 August
  Open 1
Singles Tuesday 4 September Friday 7 September
Open 4
Singles Wednesday 5 September   Open 1
Singles Thursday 6 September   Open 1
Singles Friday 7 September   Open 1
Singles Tuesday 11 September Friday 14 September
Open 4
Singles Wednesday 12 September   Open 1
Singles Thursday 13 September   Open 1
Singles Friday 14 September   Open 1
Singles Tuesday 18 September Friday 21 September
Open 4
Singles Wednesday 19 September   Open 1
Singles Thursday 20 September   Open 1
Singles Friday 21 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
  2018 Ladies Captain
2018 Ladies President
2018 Men's Captain
2018 President
Ciara Fennelly (16) 2018 Lowest Ladies H'cap
Alan Phelan (1.7) 2018 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