The Maldron Hotel Belfast International is close to some of the top golf courses Northern Ireland has to offer. Being located 50 metres from the airport terminal makes this the ideal central location to base yourself and explore our fabulous golf courses throughout Antrim and indeed Northern Ireland. With 43 golf courses located in the Belfast area and approximately 100 nestled throughout the country, Northern Ireland certainly provides a variety of courses to suit your wallet or level of play.
Hotel Near Golf Clubs in Belfast
The Open Royal Portrush 2019
Golf’s oldest and most international championship, The 148th Open makes a historic return to Royal Portrush in County Antrim, Northern Ireland from July 14th to 21st 2019. The Open was last staged at Royal Portrush in 1951. Sports fans from around the world are expected to descend upon the town of Portrush to watch the world’s top golfers compete for the iconic Claret Jug.
Royal Portrush is known to be one of the most challenging and best golf courses in the world and has successfully hosted various golfing events over the years. The last of these being the Irish Open in 2012. Situated on the stunning North Coast, the course is overlooked by the ruins of the 13th century Dunluce Castle. Making this a picturesque backdrop for any sporting event.
Golf Clubs near Belfast
Massereene Golf Club
Established in 1895, Massereene Golf Club offers a challenging and picturesque 18-hole, par-72 parkland course. With panoramic views over Lough Neagh, it is suitable for golfers of all levels of skill and experience. The ‘Hidden Gem’ as awarded by Golfing Guide to Ireland, January 2018, only 2 miles drive from the hotel.
This 18-hole, par-72 golf course covers an area of approximately 143 acres and stretches over 6683 yards. Three man-made lakes add to the beauty of the gently undulating course with many of the holes proving a test for even the more experienced golfer.
Allen Park features a 14-bay fully floodlit golf driving range with targets at every 50 yards. The golf practice areas have recently been renovated and extended to include additional bunkers and chipping areas. This course is located 5 miles from the hotel.