World-class Golf

Carrickfergus Golf Club

Photograph of the golf course at Carrickfergus Golf Club

Carrickfergus stands on the shoreline of Belfast Lough with great views across to County Down. The club which was founded in 1926, is a pleasant parkland layout with a good mix of challenging and 'golfer friendly' holes. There are several long holes like the 6th to tempt the big hitters, but beware the infamous 'Dam' lurking. This same piece of water has caused some trepidation when driving off at the first hole.

Straight driving and course management are essential at Carrickfergus - with its imaginative use of water and sand the par of 68 is not matched that easily - the current course record stands at 64. Local golf architect David Jones has redesigned several holes with strong emphasis given to subtle greens built to USGA standards and liberal use of water features.

An 18 hole green oasis in the heart of the town. This is one of the most testing sporting challenges in the Northern Ireland. Shop, clubhouse and changing facilities provided.


T: 028 9336 3713 or T: 028 9335 1803


35 North Road,
BT38 8LP