Portumna Golf Club is one of the hidden gems of Irish golf. It’s only a 25 minute drive from Mountshannon. It is a beautiful parkland course which sweeps its way through forest and woodlands close to Lough Derg, the last and largest lake on the River Shannon. Its mature and graceful trees backdrop the full range of seasonal colour to provide a different challenging experience, no matter what time of the year it is played. Laid out over undulating land, Portumna has lots of interesting shots, including a number of elevated tee box positions. For more information: Portumna Golf Club, Ennis Road, Portumna, Co Galway.
Phone: +353 (0)90 974 1059
Email: info@portumnagolfclub.ie

East Clare Golf Club is set in 150 acres of unspoilt rolling, quiet countryside with majestic views of East Clare. For Vistitors to the area it operates a “pay as you play” policy ensuring visitors can be accommodated at all times. It is only a 20 minute drive from Mountshannon. For more information: East Clare Golf Club, Bodyke, Co.Clare.
Phone: +353 (0) 61 921 322 Email: info@eastclare.com


Ennis Golf Club is an immaculately manicured 18 hole Par 71 parkland course. It’s tree lined fairways and tight greens present a considerable challenge, while it’s relatively even terrain of 5600m make it an ideal course for the holiday and society golfer. For more information: Ennis Golf Club, Drumbiggle Road, Ennis, Co. Clare.
Phone: +353 (0)65 682 4074 Email: info@ennisgolfclub.com

Nenagh Golf Club is one of the finest Parkland courses. Superbly designed holes which have sneaky bunkers & tricky water hazards but a great challenge to the experienced or social golfers. It’s not all about the golf either as you can enjoy the warm hospitality of the clubhouse bar and restaurant. This club is about 45 minute drive from Mountshannon so with easy reach along the scenic route of lovely Lough Derg. For more information:
Phone: +353 (0)67 31476
Email: nenaghgolfclub@eircom.net