Donegal has some of the most impressive links golf courses in the world.
Donegal has many wonderful golf courses offering an exciting and challenging game of golf to beginners and those that take it a little more serious. The Silver Tassie Hotel offer golf packages Letterkenny throughout the year and are happy to tailor make a package and offer advice on courses to best suit you and your party needs at any time. We have listed some of the nearest courses below however there are many more in the county to choose from including Ballyliffen Golf Course in Inishowen which offers a fantastic course for the enthusiasts.
Letterkenny Golf club
Letterkenny Golf club which is now in the top 100 golf courses in Ireland is located just a mile from the Hotel and offering an interesting game of golf.
Letterkenny Golf Club is one of the most scenic parkland courses in the North West. The superbly upgraded parkland layout where an imaginative revamping in 2007 of the course by Declan and Ronan Brannigan has developed the land on the Barnhill estate bordering Lough Swilly into one of the finest in the country.
Portsalon Golf Club
Portsalon Golf Club one of the top 25 Links Courses in Ireland Often referred to as "the links of heaven”. The course runs in clockwise direction, out bounds on left 1st, 2nd, 6th, 8th, 10th, 13th and 18th. The greens are well protected by bunkers, streams natural sand dunes all coming into play. Tucked away on the northern shores of Lough Swilly, Knockalla Mountains provide a stunning backdrop. Linked with heather clad hills, they shield and semi circle links, creating stage like effect. Add glistering waters those golden sands 18-spectactular holes to equation you know why it is referred as "the links heaven".
Dunfanaghy Golf Club
Dunfanaghy Golf Club is an 18-hole true links course situated in County Donegal offering year-round golfing. Being one of only two hundred links courses world wide, Dunfanaghy is easily walked but also offers a superb golfing challenge. The course has spectacular views of Sheephaven Bay, nearby beaches, headlands, harbours and the dramatic Derryveagh Mountains. The greens are consistently rated among the best in Ireland and the course is sand-based and free-draining, making it playable all year round.