Designed by 1998 Open Champion and US Masters Champion Mark O'Meara, beware as this beauty of a classic parkland golf course is still full of challenges.
The O'Meara Parkland Golf Course at Carton Golf Kildare is a Par 73 parkland golf course that measures 7,165 yards from the blue championship tees.
Meander through ancient woodlands and skirt the banks of the river Rye before sending the golf ball soaring over golden waters. Played by over 30,000 golfers every season the 18th hole offers a breath-taking backdrop of the historic Palladian Manor House, reflective lake and picturesque Boat House-said to have been custom built for Queen Victoria. Designed to challenge golfers of all abilities whilst bringing the beauty and history of the Carton House estate to the fore.
Voted one of the 5 hottest new golf courses to be built in Great Britain & Ireland since its Top 100 Ranking in 2000 - Golf World 2002
Top 10 parkland golf courses in Ireland - top100golfcourses.co.uk
Home to the 2005 AIB Irish Amateur Open Championship
The 16th hole on the O'Meara parkland golf course has been voted one of the best in UK and Ireland by Golf World magazine
Home to the 2018 World Amateur Team Championships