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Mount Juliet Estate - Golf and Equestrian

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Mount Juliet Estate,
Thomastown,
Co. Kilkenny.

Tel: 056 7773000
Fax: 056 7773019 

Web for Golfhttp://www.mountjuliet.ie/golf.html
Web for Equestrian: http://www.mountjuliet.ie/mount-juliet-equestrian.html

Golf and Equestrian Activities at Mount Juliet Estate

GOLF

18 hole Jack Nicklaus designed Championship Golf Course, 18 hole putting course, 3 hole golf academy and golf practice area, including driving bays. Designed to take advantage of the natural beauty of the landscape. Ranked among the world's finest parkland courses.

Playing over 7,00 yards from the championship tees and covering 200 acres, the course suits all levels of golfers. Has hosted the Irish Open on 3 occasions and hosted the World Golf Championship - American Express Championship in September 2002 & welcomed the return of the world's top 50 Golfers again in October 2004.

ENJOY THE ESTATE ON HORSEBACK

Mount Juliet has always been synonymous with horses. Close to Mount Juliet House, the Iris Kellett Equestrian Centre, stables horses and ponies which are available for basic and advanced tuition, show jumping, trail riding through the grounds and cross-country jumping on the estate's own challenging course. With the freedom of 1,500 secluded acres to enjoy, Mount Juliet provides an exhilarating equestrian experience which visitors never forget.

Also within the boundaries of the estate is Ballylinch Stud, where the McCalmont family, bred many world famous racing horses including The Tetrarch, once known as "the fastest horse in the history of the turf". The breeding tradition continues today, and hotel's guests are invited to enjoy a personal tour of the stud during their stay.sident PGA - Professionals offer tuition and golf clinics.