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					Play the Best Golf Game of your Life in Fota Island Golf Club

Playing the best golf game requires skills and practice. However, there is one thing that you should also
consider in order to play a magnificent golf game. This is to play in a very relaxing environment where you
can concentrate on your golf swing with professional-like skills and accuracy.

Besides, if you play in a golf course beside a busy freeway with noisy vehicles passing by, you will lose
concentration and will result in ruining your golf swing. It is true that there are golf clubs located
all the world. However, few of these golf clubs have high quality standards to bring the best out in your

One such place that you can definitely concentrate on playing golf and at the same time relax is the Fota
Island Golf Club. Located in Cork Harbour, which is only a few minutes drive from Cork City, Fota Island is
world renowned golf club that offers the one of the best golf courses in Europe. A golf vacation here would
truly be worthwhile.

Firstly, Fota Island Golf Club is a very traditional golf course. It is a sister property of Mount Juliet
and is known to maintain the highest standards in golfing to ensure golfing enjoyment the whole year.

Fota Island Golf Club lies in the heart of a 780 acre estate integrated with good quality woodlands and
landscape that will surely make every golfer want to play every single day. This golf course is comprised of
challenging par 71 championship course in the traditional mode. It has pot bunkers and undulating putting
surfaces to meet the challenge of every golfer around the world.

Golf was first played in Fota Island in 1886. And, during those times, it was continually developed and became
one of the premier locations in golfing. In 1993, Fota Island Golf Club was further developed by Christy
O’Connor Jr. (Irish Ryder Cup), and Peter McEvoy (two-time English Amateur Champion).

Fota Island is considered as essentially a resort course and hosts a number of tournaments which includes the
Irish Club Professional Championship. Fota Island was then purchased by the Killeen Group (owners of Mt.
Juliet Resort in Kilkenny). Since then, developments have started to take place and the course has been
upgraded to European Tour standards.

In November 2004, Fota Island Golf Club was purchased by the Fleming Group. The Fleming Group also improved
the course by renovating some of the holes and also maintained the greens and reseeded the trees surrounding
the golf course. Today, the Fleming Group has already invested in the construction of hotel and residential
developments in Fota Island to complement the golf course.

With a magnificent course plan, Fota Island Golf Club definitely lives up to its name as one of the best golf
destinations in the world.

The Fota Island Clubhouse has all the amenities that you can ever ask for. Inside, you will find that
clubhouse is more like a first-class hotel instead of a conventional golf clubhouse. On the first floor,
you see an informal bar and the reception area. Upstairs you will see a fully seated restaurant that serves
only the highest quality meals with the highest and freshest quality Irish produce.

Other amenities you will find in Fota Island Golf Club will include locker rooms, and a fully stocked pro
shop products in the highest professional standards.

Fota Island Golf Club is definitely the place to be if you are looking for the best quality golfing
experience. So, if you plan on going on a golfing vacation, you should consider going to Fota Island Golf

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