Enjoy Playing One of Ireland's Oldest Links Golf Courses. If you are on a golfing break in Kerry you won't want to miss the opportunity to play Dooks - a truly magical location for a stunning golf course. Experience breathtaking views and a unique links challenge that golfers have enjoyed since 1889.
Golf has been played in Dooks since 1889 which makes it one of the oldest Golf Links in Ireland. Originally named Dooks & Caragh GC, it was affiliated to the GUI in 1903. For 100 years the links remained a steadfastly quirky, 9 holes monument to those early days as the members resisted all efforts at modernisation. It was extended to eighteen …
Played on: 12 April 2019 Review date: 23 April 2019Handicap: 13.9
We played Dooks on the final day of the Social Media Open.
Having played Ballybunion and Tralee the days before, it would be hard for any course in the country to follow those gems but Dooks did not disappoint. A really lovely track located on a smaller piece of land which dictates the lack of driving range and small practice green.
Providing a stern test of golf over…
Played on: 12 April 2019 Review date: 31 May 2019Handicap: 12.2
Dooks Golf Links was our last stop on our golf trip to south west Ireland. With no single drop of rain we were simply very lucky with the weather in this week. But as we had a 3 club on the day we played it was certainly a challenge out there.
The course starts with three rather short but interesting par 4s. As the course doesn't have a driving range, this certainly hel…
Played on: 5 April 2019 Review date: 27 May 2019Handicap: 4.2
Dooks n’offre pas de practice, un simple filet et un putting green. Ce qui est toujours un peu delicat.
Le trou d’ouverture est ok mais rapidement le parcours s’ouvre sur la mer. Le parcours est un pur Links d’où il est possible de putter depuis le milieu du fairway. Du coup chaque trou doit être reflechi ce qui offre un challenge aux bons comme aux moyens joueurs.