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Carr Golf offers Irish golf package

February 14, 2019

Carr Golf Offers Exclusive Valentine’s Day ‘Bromance’ Ireland Getaway

Highlights Include World-Class Links Golf, Distillery Tours, Luxury Accommodations

(DUBLIN, Ireland) Carr Golf – Ireland and Scotland’s premier provider of unique golf experiences and vacations – announces its exclusive “Bromance Package” for golf group getaways to the Emerald Isle featuring play on several of the world’s finest links courses.

Most notably, the getaway features three rounds of golf on a trio of classic layouts in the Dublin area – Portmarnock Golf Club, The Island Golf Club and The European Club – as well as a round on Northern Ireland’s Royal County Down Golf Club, currently the No. 1 ranked course in the world by Golf Digest.


The package also features four nights’ accommodations at the Portmarnock Hotel & Golf Links. Once the home of the Jameson Irish Whiskey family, the property has been fully renovated with modern amenities and uninterrupted views of “The Velvet Strand,” one of Ireland’s most spectacular stretches of coastline. The hotel is a short drive from the bustling city center of Dublin.

In addition, the offer includes nearby tours of The Guinness Storehouse, Ireland’s No. 1 tourist attraction, as well as the world-famous Jameson Distillery, the original site where Jameson Irish Whiskey was distilled.

Luxurious long wheelbase vehicles with a private driver for seamless and entertaining ground transports can also be facilitated. For more information on this exceptional package, please click here.

“Our ‘Bromance’ package is ideal to enjoy the incredible golf in and around Dublin as well as magnificent Royal County Down,” says Marty Carr, executive chairman of Carr Golf. “As our longtime customers know well, if your group is looking for a golf experience to long remember, just leave all the details to us and enjoy a trip of a lifetime.”

2019 is a significant milestone for Carr Golf as the thriving Dublin-based company enters its 30th year of providing unrivaled customer care for groups of all sizes and exclusive “one-of-a-kind” itineraries featuring luxury accommodations, transportation, sightseeing, fine dining, caddies and anything else needed for stress-free, extraordinary golf vacations. Carr Golf also works directly with a multitude of North American PGA club professionals on incentivized member and association getaways.

For more information on Carr Golf:, 1.855.617.5701 (U.S. toll free) or +353.1.822 6662.


About Carr Golf Travel
For three decades, Ireland-based Carr Golf Travel has built its impeccable reputation on creating the ultimate golf escapes to exceptional courses in Ireland and Scotland like Ballybunion, Royal County Down, Royal Portrush, Waterville, The Old Course at St. Andrews, and Turnberry. Deeply passionate about the game’s history and traditions, the family-owned company creates, plans and implements customized and unique itineraries that include tee times, luxury accommodations, transportation, sightseeing, fine dining, caddies and anything else needed for stress-free, unforgettable golf vacations and memories.

Joe Carr, the company’s late founder, was one of Ireland’s greatest golf heroes with over 40 championship victories including three British Amateur titles. He was the recipient of the Bobby Jones Award (1961), Walter Hagen Award (1967), and played in three Masters Tournaments at Augusta National. In 1991 he was the first Irishman to be honored with Captaincy of the Royal & Ancient and in 2007 he was the first Irishman to be inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame.

Today, Joe’s son, Marty, operates the business as executive chairman. His brother Roddy is also actively involved. Named winner of Golf Digest’s Editors’ Choice Award for “Best Tour Operator” in 2016 and 2017, Carr Golf Travel hosts numerous prestigious annual events including the World Invitational Father & Son Tournament, Invitational Father & Daughter Tournament, Donald Ross Invitational and a number of Invitational Links Pro-Am tournaments in Scotland, Northern Ireland and Ireland’s southwest. Moreover, the company is at the forefront of corporate event implementation, as well as developing itineraries built around the Ryder Cup, Solheim Cup, College football and NFL games in London.

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