Dromoland Castle Golf Academy
Dromoland Castle Golf & Country Club, Newmarket on Fergus, Co Clare
Phone: +353 (0) 61 368444
- Personalised Tuition
- Individually Tailored Coaching and Training Programmes
- Group and Corporate Golf Clinics Indoor Teaching Area
- 9 Covered Driving Range Bays
- Video Swing Analysis using the V1 Digital Coaching as used by Butch Harmon and David Leadbetter
- Grass Teeing area on the Driving Range
- Putting Green, Chipping and Bunker Green featuring a re-creation of the 17th ‘Road Hole’ bunker at St. Andrews
The Dromoland Castle Golf Academy is the most modern golf practice facilities in Ireland.
The stone clad, slate roofed structure houses 9 driving range bags and an additional fully enclosed teaching bay. All the bays are fitted with Golf-Tech’s second generation fully automated ‘Power Tees’ – alleviating the need for bending down for your next ball and allowing more enjoyable and better quality practice time. With 4 bunkered target greens ranging between 100 and 250 meters and totalling 300 meters in length, the range provides a wide variety of shot selection.
The short game area includes 2 USGA specification greens with the same Penn A$/G6 Creeping Bent grass as used on the golf course – a 500 square metre Putting Green to hone the perfect stroke before you tackle Kirby’s greens on the course, and a 450 square metre Bunker and Chipping Green.
The bunker and Chipping Green offers a number of lies, sloped and grass lengths to practice from. In addition to a riveted face links style bunker, which is an exact recreation of the17th ‘Road Hole’ bunker a St. Andrews and a well shaped, large greenside bunker.
Dromoland Castle’s resident PGA Golf Professional, David Foley, will be available to provide tuition to all levels of golfer, from the complete beginner up to the budding Padraig Harrington’s!