Founded in 1890, The Island GC is one of the first twelve golf clubs in Ireland, and is the third oldest in Dublin, predating Portmarnock by four years. Despite its name, The island is not on an island but on a spur of land with the sea on three sides. For the first 100 years of the club's life, even up until 1973, access to the golf course was via boat, across the estuar…
Fresh from its makeover in early 2020 by renowned architect Ebert The Island has stepped up a notch from its well placed ranking # 8 in Ireland with a nice mix of holes on the front rather than the old format viz., eight par fours in a row. The opening hole is set in beautiful high dunes so this sets the scene for the astute player’s strategy over the entire course. The …
Established in 1890, The Island Golf Club enjoys a unique setting bordered by sea on 3 sides. A classic links course set in a rugged terrain & nestled between the highest sand dunes along the east coast. Only 15 minutes from Dublin Airport and 30 minutes from Dublin City Centre, The Island is favourably located in the remote and tranquil Estuary of Donabate & Malahide.