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Enjoy all the very best Dublin’s fair city and its beautiful surrounds have to offer with our Eight-Night Authentic Tee Time Golf Tour. On this most coveted of Ireland golf tours, you’ll enjoy a round of golf at no less than five of the best golf courses Ireland’s Ancient East has to offer. In addition to Portmarnock, one of Ireland’s most celebrated golf links, you’ll enjoy a round at Royal Dublin Golf Club, County Louth Golf Club, The European Club in Wicklow, and the Arnold Palmer designed Ryder Cup Course at the K-Club in Kildare. With all courses less than an hour’s drive from Dublin, there’s plenty of time to explore all the very best Ireland’s vibrant capital has to offer. From shopping on Grafton Street to whiskey tasting at the Jameson Distillery, this golf trip of a lifetime truly has something for everyone.

From lush landscapes and beautiful scenery to culture and history in abundance, Ireland vacations truly have it all. The same can be said too for Irish golf tours. While Ireland may be small in stature, some of the best golf links in the world are housed on the island, including the Arnold Palmer designed Ryder Cup Course at the K-Club in Kildare. Located a mere thirty minutes from Dublin, the Ryder Cup Course at the K-Club is celebrated as one of the best courses in Europe, and regularly entertains golf’s greatest superstars. The K-Club has played host to a number of prestigious tournaments, including the Ryder Cup which was held at the K-Club in 2006, and the 2016 Irish Open, which was memorably won by Rory McIlroy.

From culture in abundance, great nightlife, and even better shopping, Dublin really is the city that has it all - and that includes golf! Located just a fifteen-minute drive from Dublin Airport, Portmarnock Golf Club is one of the most celebrated golf links in the country, regularly ranking in Golf Digest Magazine’s top three courses in Ireland. Following your round at Portmarnock, pay a visit to one of the oldest golf courses in the country at the 18-hole Royal Dublin Golf Club. Host to the Irish Open no less than six times, the Royal Dublin Golf Club is uniquely located on an island right in the middle of Dublin Bay.

Other highlights of this Dublin trip include a visit to historic Malahide Castle and entrance to EPIC, the Irish emigration museum, which recently beat Buckingham Palace, the Eiffel Tower and the Colosseum to be named leading tourist attraction in Europe at the 2019 World Travel Awards. You’ll also visit the Guinness Connoisseur Experience, where you’ll learn the six steps involved in pouring the perfect pint. Once you’ve had your fill of Guinness, take a leisurely fifteen-minute stroll through the streets of Dublin to the Jameson Distillery for the whiskey tasting experience of a lifetime.

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Included Unique Activities

  • Amazing Golf - Guaranteed Tee-Times at Ireland's Best Courses:
    • Portmarnock Golf Club
    • Royal Dublin Golf
    • K Club - Ryder Cup Course
    • Co. Lough Golf Club
    • The European Club
  • Jameson Exclusive Whiskey Tasting 
  • Guinness Connoisseur Experience 
  • Entrance to Malahide Castle & Kilkenny Castle
  • Visit the Irish Emigration Museum- delve into the story & impact of the Irish 
  • Superior Accommodations that consistently get Great Reviews from our Customers.
  • Automatic Rental Car or Chauffeur – Drive Yourself or Request a Chauffeur.
  • Completely Flexible – We’ll arrange your Golf Tour around Your Schedule. 
  • Customizable – Make any changes you like to this Golf Tour.
Royal Dublin Golf Club

Royal Dublin Golf Club

K-Club (North Course - Ryder Cup Course)

K-Club (North Course - Ryder Cup Course)

Malahide Castle and Grounds Admission

Malahide Castle and Grounds Admission

County Louth Golf Club

County Louth Golf Club

The European Club

The European Club

Portmarnock Golf Club

Portmarnock Golf Club

Jameson Whiskey Tasting Experience

Jameson Whiskey Tasting Experience

Guinness Connoisseur Experience

Guinness Connoisseur Experience

Accommodation

8 Nights

Golf & Beach Hotel

Points of Interest

Maynooth, County Kildare

Malahide, County Dublin

Howth, County Dublin

Howth Head Walk, County Dublin

Glasnevin Cemetery, County Dublin

Dublin, County Dublin

Irish National Stud & Japanese Gardens, County Kildare

Straffan, County Kildare

Low Season.

Available Tour Dates

Jan, Feb, Mar, Nov, Dec

From 3,478 per person

Mid Season.

Available Tour Dates

Apr, May, Oct

From 3,814 per person

High Season.

Available Tour Dates

Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep

From 4,042 per person

Your 2022 Price Includes

  • 8 nights at Authentic Coastal Golf Hotel
  • 8 Full Irish Breakfast
  • 5 Rounds of Golf at Ireland's Top Courses
  • Whiskey Tasting Experience
  • Guinness Connoisseur Experience
  • Entrance to EPIC - Irish Emigration Museum
  • Entrance to Malahide Castle and Kilkenny Castle
  • Automatic Rental Car Included with exclusive insurance (Chauffeur Options Available)
  • 24/7 Access to Your Tour Details & Documents
  • Expert Advice & 7-Day Travel Helpline
  • Risk-Free Cancellation Policy

Tour Highlights:

  • Amazing Golf - Guaranteed Tee-Times at Ireland's Best Courses:
    • Portmarnock Golf Club
    • Royal Dublin Golf
    • K Club - Ryder Cup Course
    • Co. Lough Golf Club
    • The European Club
  • Jameson Exclusive Whiskey Tasting 
  • Guinness Connoisseur Experience 
  • Entrance to Malahide Castle & Kilkenny Castle
  • Vist the Irish Emigration Museum- delve into the story & impact of the Irish 
  • Superior Accommodations that consistently get Great Reviews from our Customers.
  • Automatic Rental Car or Chauffeur – Drive Yourself or Request a Chauffeur.
  • Completely Flexible – We’ll arrange your Golf Tour around Your Schedule. 
  • Customizable – Make any changes you like to this Golf Tour.

Prices Based On

  • All Taxes & Fees Included
  • Custom Priced Quote (Want to Add/Subtract Days? Let Us Know!)
  • Prices are Per Person based on 2 people traveling together and sharing a room.
  • Traveling Alone? No Problem. Just Ask Us for a Single Supplement Price.

"Christmas in Ireland"

Julia H.

Shreveport, LA

This Ireland trip was amazing, and Jennifer did a wonderful job planning it! We booked it fairly last minute (booked the experience Nov 1st for a departure date of Dec 20th), but despite that, Jennifer was able to create an itinerary that covered everything we wanted to do and stay in amazing locations. All of the pre-booked events worked out flawlessly, never ran into any issues! Jennifer was super helpful and answered all my questions; she made traveling during these Covid times way less stressful. Thank you, Jennifer and Authentic Vacations for an amazing Christmas in Ireland!

"Ireland Anniversary"

Paige C.

Milwaukee, WI

This trip exceeded our expectations on every single level. Adina planned the absolute PERFECT Irish experience that enabled us to celebrate our third wedding anniversary better than we ever could have imagined. Every single step of the planning and booking experience was straight-forward, and we were always able to contact her if we had a question or concern. Michaela was also another agent we worked very closely with and her kindness is something I will always remember. I have already recommended AV to everyone I know, and we will absolutely be taking more trips through this agency in the future. This was the trip of our lives!!

"Experience family roots in Scotland"

Sue O.

Muskegon, MI

It took a while to get there after dealing with multiple delays because of Covid, but we finally made it to Scotland. Authentic Vacations worked with us so well for the initial plan and with all the necessary revisions. Our hearts were happy to see where my husband's grandmother was born. The accommodations were just right for us, and the experiences that they arranged were great and helped us to enjoy the beautiful country. Thank you!

"Beautiful Florida Vacation"

Marti L.

Florida

I had never used Authentic Vacation before. They were great my trip was exceptionally well planned.  Lonna was excellent to work with, she had all my answers and put us in beautiful hotels, she had also arranged all of our outings. Things went extremely smoothly. They are an exception to the rule.

"California Getaway/Wedding"

HOWARD N.

NY

After the cancelation of our Ireland trip, we were supposed to do just as everything closed down, I thought we would never get away. It took a while to get things figured out with this company but in the end, they came through and help me plan a trip to California. The hotels were perfect and everything else went as planned. Thanks, Lauren for helping us figure this all out.

"Worth The Wait - Birthday In Ireland"

Jennifer S.

IN

After two reschedules due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, we were thrilled to finally be able to make it to Ireland. It exceeded our wildest expectations. From quaint seaside B&Bs to a night in a castle to lovely boutique hotel, we had a varied and beautiful experience. We loved the ability to modify our itinerary as we went so that we could discover things on our own time. But, the planned pre-booked events all worked out flawlessly. Couldn’t Recommend Michele more. She helped us select a location for a return Covid PCR test and was available for any questions.

"Fantastic 46th Anniversary In Ireland"

Ed & Marie C.

Florida

Finally, after postponing our trip twice due to COVID-19 we were finally on our way! Michelle, our Authentic Expert, was fantastic & everything was perfect! Our hotels were magnificent & everything was in order. We had absolutely no issues.


After our 3 nights stay at the luxurious Shelbourne, we set out for the following for a magnificent, unforgettable 12 days with Jimmy. We traveled 2058km through Galway, Connemara, Derry, Bushmills, Belfast, Trim & back to Dublin.


The highlights of the trip, besides the grand Jimmy, were the Wild Atlantic Coast, Connemara area, and the coast of Antrim which was absolutely incredible, some of the most beautiful scenery we have ever seen. The bonus was Jimmy’s audible historic narrations throughout our trip. We consider Jimmy a friend & will keep in touch.


Succinctly stated the only way to see Ireland is bypass. Having a personal driver was the only way to travel Ireland.


Ashford Castle was beyond our expeditions! So elegant and absolutely beautiful! The spa is a must. Walking the ground was stunning! I did the Hawk walk! I had my own Hawk, walked through the woods & let him go, a few minutes the Hawk flew back & landed on my arm. I cannot say enough about this experience. Afternoon Tea was certainly a must!


All the hotels recommended by Authentic Vacations were a very high standard.

"Hawaii Honeymoon & Birthday"

Kristy S.

7

Considering All, and COVID messing up a Scottish trip. Hawaii was lovely. Although the Hotel had troubles with their book keeping and no meals (continental breakfasts) were served due to Covid mandates. We did enjoy the place and getting a room on the water side with a lanai was key. Otherwise you would have a view of a parking lot or local road. Lots of wild roosters crowing around 3am. Very rustic and local.

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