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April 2008

St Anne's Golf Club

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Crossing the causeway over the small stretch of water from Dublin to Bull Island you are entering a most unique “city” environment.

St Annes

There are few golf clubs in the world that lie 5 miles from the capital city and provide such an natural environmental treat as St. Anne’s Golf Club does.

Bull Island is indeed a bird sanctuary under protection from UNESCO it attracts people from all walks of life and not just. from the golfing community.

Here you are free from the hustle and bustle of city life and can enjoy golf in one of its most. natural settings.

St Annes Golf Club

St. Anne’s Golf Club was founded in 1921 on a sand bar in Dublin bay that was initially formed to protect the harbour from the Irish Sea and to provide a safer haven for mariners. It developed into very natural links terrain which in turn attracts the wildlife and bird life & is now home to the famous St. Anne’s Golf Club.

St. Anne’s Golf Club very impressive indeed, it boasts a beautifully designed club house protected by dunes in the St.yle of an old Irish Fort, it provides panoramic views of Dublin Bay and Howth Head from the bar and restaurant.

St Anne's Golf Links

The course itself is a treat, starting with a lovely Par 5 followed quickly by a tricky dogleg Par 4 that sets the standard for the day. The courses weaves around the island and incorporates may pot bunkers, hidden gullies and winding burn (as our Scottish neighbours would call it) that comes into play all too often!

View from the 10th green

St. Anne’s Golf Club is a pleasure to play for all of the right reasons and will be receiving more accolades over the coming years as it gets firmly cemented into everyone Irish Golf Tour.

Dublin is home to many to great golf clubs and St. Anne’s Golf Club is most certainly one of them.

Play St. Anne’s Golf Club, you simply must…

For great rates at St. Anne’s Golf Club please contact Greengolfball Ltd at info@greengolfball.com or +353 1 843 5570

Jonathan Bryans
Greengolfball Ltd

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