3 Golf Courses next to The Alex hotel in Dublin


There are many golf courses in Dublin, located in charming parks in the suburb of the city or in unique surroundings, integrating the beauty of Dublin Bay. From charming golf courses to prestigious clubs, both options are available near The Alex hotel.

Milltown Golf Club

Located in the heart of the south side of Dublin, the Milltown Golf Club is a parkland course situated 15 mins from the hotel. Established in 1907, the golf course offers 18 holes in a parkland surrounding with mature tree lined fairways. We can note that the club is famous for producing Jody Fanagan Walker Cup player in 1995. You can view their prices and more info on their website.

Elm Park Golf Club

The Elm Park Golf Club operates an 18-hole golf course and a tennis club in the south of Dublin. It is located 12 minutes from the hotel and is close to Sandymount beach. The golf course is also located in a park with the Elm Park Stream running through, used to form water features. The golf facilities include a driving range, a practice ground, professionals and caddies as well as a golf shop. For more information, you can visit their website here.

The Royal Dublin Golf Club

The Royal Dublin Golf Club is located in a large sand bar known as Bull Island, 20 mins from the hotel. It is Ireland’s second oldest golf club, in fact the design of the course date back from after the first world war and it integrates the beautiful sand dunes. The golf club was designed by a world-famous golf architect and is often referred to have a top-quality layout with strategically placed bunkering, water ditches and roller-coaster fairways. Visit their website for more information.