the royal belfast golf club clubhouse surrounded by trees with belfast lough behind it
12th Fairway

Frequently Asked Questions

Royal Belfast Golf Club FAQ

Here are the most frequently asked questions.

Do you have practice facilities?2024-05-02T14:33:05+00:00

The Royal Belfast Golf Club has two putting greens and a short practice range (irons only). Lessons can be booked through our Professional Andrew Ferguson T: 028 9042 8586

Where is the golf club located?2024-05-17T12:14:36+00:00

The Club has excellent transport links – just 15 minutes from Belfast Harbour, 10 minutes from George Best Belfast City Airport, 40 minutes from Belfast International Airport and 2 hours from Dublin Airport.
Note: Visiting groups should be aware that there is a low bridge at the entrance to the golf course with a height restriction of 11’ 0”

Is there a dress code?2024-05-30T09:58:20+00:00

Royal Belfast subscribes to the Standards of Dress recommended by Golf Ireland. Whilst we wish our visitors to feel at ease, smart dress is required at all times and we would ask you to observe our dress standards.

  • Not Permitted in the Clubhouse: Any denim wear, collarless tee shirts, flip flops, caps and hats, wet or dirty clothing. Shorts are not permitted in formal areas.
  • On the course: Members, guests and visitors are expected to wear suitable golf attire, with no denim or collarless tee shirts. Tailored golf shorts only may be worn. Ladies must wear the appropriate equivalent. Members must ensure that their guests are aware of the Club’s Dress Code Policy.
  • Mobile phones: Phone calls may only be made or received in the Atrium at the player’s entrance. Mobile phones should be on silent mode at all times.
  • Smoking: Smoking, including e-cigarettes, is not permitted in the Clubhouse
What if I need to change or cancel my golf booking?2024-05-09T08:08:15+00:00

The Royal Belfast Golf Club has a 48-hour tee time cancellation policy. Should you wish to cancel your booking before this time your deposit can be moved to another mutually agreeable date, after that there will be no refund. In the event of cancellation by the Club due to weather conditions or other circumstances, the pre-paid amount (minus deposit) will be refunded. Any other refund is at the discretion of the Chief Executive.

Do you accept tour operator, corporate and large group bookings?2024-03-20T15:20:50+00:00

For Tour operator, corporate and larger group green fees rates and bookings please contact the office on +44 28 9042 8165 or email admin@royalbelfast.com.

How do I apply to become a Member?2024-05-30T10:00:01+00:00

Please contact Stuart Thom +44 28 9042 8164 Option 3 email ceo@royalbelfast.com

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