Golf Breaks Rosslare, Co. Wexford
Coast Rosslare Strand is the perfect Golf location
Rosslare Golf Links is one of only 50 Irish links courses and is the only true ‘links’ golf course in the south east of Ireland offering golfers of all abilities that unique links golfing experience. Situated on the narrow, sandy peninsula at Rosslare overlooking Wexford Harbour to the west and the Irish sea to the east the club is home to two unique and challenging golf courses.
Founded in 1905, the club initially began as a 9 hole course and in 1926 extended to 18 holes when the famous firm of Hawtree and Taylor, Golf Course Architects, was commissioned to design the ‘new’ 18 hole course. While changes and improvements were to follow down through the years, that original design by Hawtree & Taylor can be enjoyed today by the members and visitors playing the ‘Old Course’.
The championship ‘Old Course’ is consistently rated in Irelands Top 100 courses. A traditional links which uses the lands natural contours and coastal sand dunes to shape each hole as you play out the Burrow Peninsula and turn back for home.
The 12 Hole ‘Burrow Links’ course is a Christy O’Connor Jnr designed executive course which is ideal for time tied golfers while taking in some of the most scenic views of Wexford Harbour and Raven point.