Founded in 1889, the course offers an exhilarating challenge to even the most experienced golfers. The setting of this links course is continually remarked upon for its outstanding beauty where the Mountains of Mourne in all their glory rise up from the Irish Sea. The fact that this course has five shots and several partially obscured approach shots makes it all the more formidable challenge to play. Noted as one of the world’s finest links courses by professional golfers from all over the world. The course clocks in at a massive 7181 yards and par scores at 71.