… to our club

This is truly a club with a view! Glengarriff’s nine holes are in one of the loveliest settings in Ireland, with scenic views abounding – the one from the fifth tee is exceptionally beautiful.
The grassy lane between the second and third holes is part of the historic ancient road between Adrigole and Bantry which also comes up by the trees which run across the course near the eight and ninth holes.
The Clubhouse was opened in 1989 by the Club’s Honorary President, Dr Maureen O’Hara-Blair, the famous film star. Visitors are always welcome, and generally may play all day.

Welcome from the 2016 Captains

Your 2016 Captains  Dan Carney and Anne Corbett would like to welcome you all to Glengarriff Golf Club. Together we are committed to delivering an action packed golfing year for all our members and guests and providing a warm welcome to all our visitors.


Founded in 1934 Glengarriff Golf course is surrounded on 3 sides by one of the few remaining ancient Oak forests of Ireland.

The course is set amid mountain scenery of breathtaking beauty, overlooking the world renowned Garnish Island and Bantry Bay. Nine holes, with a par thirty three, Glengarriff provides a full range of shotmaking, from the demands of the par fours to the precision required for the challenging par 3s.


The name comes from “An Gleann Garbh” – the rugged glen – which is derived from the rugged beauty of the mountains and wooded valleys surrounding the village. Magnificent views of the Caha Mountains and the bulk of Sugarloaf can be seen from the numerous viewpoints along the roads which hug the coastline or wind along the steep sided valleys.

Weekly Friday Scramble – Visitors Welcome

Glengarriff Golf Club is famous for its friendly and welcoming atmosphere to all guests and visitors and nowhere is this better demonstrated than at our Weekly Friday Scramble. Members and visitors mix for an afternoon of fun golf and socialising that is the envy of many clubs. Everyone 14 or over is welcome to turn up and enter the draw for a chance to win a prize and hopefully meet new friends. The costs are: visitors €7.00, members €5.00.  Just call clubhouse first for details of draw times 02763150 currently at 6pm through summer period

Weather for Glengarriff

Chance of Rain
Today 09/30 60%
Chance of Rain
Cloudy with occasional rain showers. High 13C. Winds SW at 15 to 25 km/h. Chance of rain 60%.
Partly Cloudy
Tomorrow 10/01 10%
Partly Cloudy
Sunshine and clouds mixed. High near 15C. Winds N at 10 to 15 km/h.
Partly Cloudy
Sunday 10/02 20%
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy. High around 15C. Winds SE at 25 to 40 km/h.
Monday 10/03 100%
Periods of rain. High 16C. Winds SSE at 25 to 40 km/h. Chance of rain 100%. Rainfall may reach 25mm.
Tuesday 10/04 20%
A few passing clouds, otherwise generally sunny. High 16C. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 km/h.

Honorary President

Dr Maureen O'Hara-Blair

Maureen O'Hara

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Upcoming Events

  • 9 hole Open scramble kindly sponsored by Vice Captain, Katie Hourihan & Aiden O'Shea. Visitors welcome.
    Starts: 30/09/2016 @ 17:00

  • Martha O'Connor Memorial. 18 Hole Stableford v Bantry. Course reserved all day.
    Starts: 01/10/2016 @ 10:00

  • Gents 18 hole Club Sponsored competition. 2 clubs & putter.
    Starts: 02/10/2016 @ 08:00

  • Joe Murphy Memorial. Mixed team event. Timesheet 087 2468071
    Starts: 07/10/2016 @ 09:00

  • Joe Murphy Memorial. Mixed team event. Timesheet 087 2468071
    Starts: 08/10/2016 @ 09:00

This Weeks Sponsor

Sunday 21st August 18h Singles GOY SPONSOR: CARD SHOP BANTRY Breda & Tony McElhinney