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;

Green Fees Mon. to Thurs: €35
Green Fees Weekends & B. H.: €45
Green Fees Sunday:
€40
Green Fees with a Member: €25
Green Fees for Opens: €20/30
Practice Area: Yes
Club Hire: €30 Yes
Buggy Hire: €30 Yes
Soft Spikes: Yes
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: Ryan Donagher
Captain: Anthony O'Connell
Lady Captain: Jakie Russell
President: Pat O'Donnell
Vice-Captains':  &
Hon. Secretary: Gerry Robinson & Vivien Lee
Club Pro: Ciaran Hegarty
Hon. Treasurer: Michael Lacey & Eileen O'Connor
Comp. Secretary: Bernard Hudson & Jean Tobin

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 2017 provisional*

Open & Major Fixtures 2017 (to be Confirmed)        
Event. Start Finish Type Duration
Captains' Drive-In Saturday 18 February   Closed 1
Lady Captain's Prize Saturday 3 June   Closed 1
Captain's Prize Saturday 10 June   Closed 1
President's Prize Sunday 20 August   Closed 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 3 January   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 10 January   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 17 January   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 24 January   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 31 January
  Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 7 February   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 14 February   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 21 February   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 28 February
  Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 7 March   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Thursday 16 March   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 21 March   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 28 March
  Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 4 April   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 11 April   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Thursday 18 April   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 25 April   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 2 May   Open 1
Fourball Betterball Friday 5 May   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 9 May   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 16 May   Open 1
Ladies Singles Stableford Friday 17 May   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 23 May   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 30 May
  Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 6 June   Open 1
L. & G. Seniors Singles Stableford Monday 12 June   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 13 June   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 20 June   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 27 June   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 4 July   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 11 July   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 18 July   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 25 July   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 1 August   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuessday 8 August   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 15 August   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 22 August   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 29 August
  Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 5 September   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 12 September   Open 1
ITICA Pro-Am Monday 18 August   IPGA 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 19 September   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 26 September
  Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 3 October   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 10 October   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 17 October   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 24 October   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 31 October
  Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 7 November   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 14 November   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 21 November   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 28 November
  Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 5 December   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 12 December   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 19 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
  2017 President
Sarah Lacey (4)
2017 Lowest Ladies Handicap
Philip Hyland (-2) 2017 Lowest Men's H'cap
Dylan Brophy (-1)
2017 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