Waterville House sits on a 50 acre isthmus separating the wild Atlantic from Lough Currane. The Currane River bisects the estate flowing through a 15th century weir and into Butlers Pool, one of Ireland’s most famous salmon fisheries. The Georgian Manor serves as the Waterville Links member residence. The Links is the #1 ranked course in the Republic of Ireland. Waterville prides itself with mixing music, mischief and merriment with the very best of Irish hospitality and Irish sport.
RESORT FACILITIES & INFORMATION: Waterville House is an 18th century manor catering to avid golfers, anglers as well as corporate retreats. The House and Links are managed by a small syndicate of U.S. investors. It is surrounded by a Fazio designed practice facility and has extensive fishing rights on five mountain lakes and 10 miles of angling on the Cummeragh and Inny Rivers. The House has 12 Rooms and Suites, most with ocean and river views; Breakfast; Lounge with honor bar; Health Facility with massage; Steam and Sauna; Billiard Room; Helipad; Satellite Color TV; Turndown; Bathrobes. RESORT MANAGER: Noel Cronin.
GOLF FACILITIES: Course Architect: Eddie Hackett and Tom Fazio. Renovation completed in 2005. Course Record 71; Honorary Captain, Payne Stewart; Clubhouse: Pro Shop; Fazio designed Practice Facility; Caddies; 25 Electric Club Cars; Bar and Restaurant; Golf Memorabilia; Black and White Photographs, “Great Moments in Golf ” Art Collection. Nearby Courses: Skelligs Bay, Dooks, Ballybunion, Tralee, Killarney. Rates: Green Fees: €150 weekdays, €170 weekends (May – Sept). HEAD GOLF PROFESSIONAL: Liam Higgins.
AWARDS: Golf World (UK) # 1 Republic of Ireland; Golf World (UK) Top 100 Ireland # 3; Golf World (UK) Top 100 Britain and Ireland # 10; Golf Monthly (UK) Top 100 Britain and Ireland # 11; Golf Digest Top 100 Outside U.S. # 23; Golf World (UK)Top 100 World # 34; Golf Magazine Top 100; Conde Nast Top 100 World Golf Resorts.
RATES: Double €264, Single €178; Seasonal Rates and Packages are available. Golf Packages: Call the Resort for seasonal packages.