Donabate Golf Club Car Park – Winter Arrangements

Please note important information below regarding change of Car park arrangements and access effective November 1st.

Car Park

The car park can be used, but the Entrance gate will be blocked by bollards and tennis members will need to access the car park via the Exit gate. If for Entrance gate is closed prior to 7pm on those dates, you should proceed to accessing the car park via Exit gate.

Monday and Wednesday nights the car park open until 10:15pm.

Friday nights -the clubhouse is open till late and car park will be open.

Club House

In addition, the clubhouse will be closing earlier during Winter times (until March), which means the clubhouse will be closed at 7pm where possible. See below for information on bar/restaurant opening hours:

  • Monday – from 12.30 – Bar opens – no catering unless by prior arrangement -Coffee tea and scones and other small snacks available
  • Tuesday -from 11am – Catering available – last orders for food will be 5pm
  • Wednesday –  from 11am – catering available – last orders for food will be 5pm
  • Thursday – from 12.30 –  Bar Opens – no catering unless by prior arrangement- Coffee tea and scones and other small snacks available
  • Friday – from 11.00am – catering available – last orders for food will be 5pm
  • Saturday – from 11.00 am – catering available – last orders for food will be 5pm
  • Sunday – from 11am – catering available – last orders for food will be 5pm

Pleas note that there is also a new coffee machine in the Pro Shop, which can be used whenever the ProShop is open.

3 day Halloween Camp and Teenager Sessions

We are running a 3 day Junior Halloween camp and targeted tennis development sessions for teenagers over the same period. Details and information on how to sign up below.

Halloween Camp (for ages 5-12)

3 day camp will take place from 10am until 12pm for 2 age groups: 5-8 yrs and 9-12 yrs.

For more information and to book a camp place, please visit:  http://donabatetennis.com/tennis/junior-tennis/camps/

Bookings are open to non-members.

12+ yrs Sessions

  • Wed, Nov 1st, 2.30 pm to 4.30 pm – Doubles matchplay training
  • Thu, Nov 2nd , 2.30 pm to 4.30 pm – Singles matchplay training
  • Fri, Nov 3rd, 2.30 pm to 4.30pm  – Fun graded tournament

Fee:15 euros per session or 40 euros for 3 days

To book 12+ yrs sessions:  text Hugh on 0860271320. Fees are payable on the day

DPTC Talk – Benefits of Coaching & How to Manage Back Pain

 We are pleased to inform our Members that we have organised a combined talk on the Benefits of Coaching and Managing Back Pain.  The talk will take place upstairs in the Clubhouse on Thursday, October 26th from 7:30pm until 8:30pm

Our Head Coach, Hugh O’Loughlin will start off with discussion on the benefits of coaching and how learning correct techniques can help limit exposure to injury.


This will be followed by a presentation from Paul Rock of Skerries Pain and Injury Clinic www.skerriespainandinjury.com
Paul specializes in lower back pain, which can be an issue for Tennis players.
The session will conclude with Q&As.
If you are interested in attending this talk, please register here https://goo.gl/forms/4PItBaOKEwuHfroq1