Testimonials

Kyra, we had an absolute blast in Ireland. Your coordination of transport, hotels, restaurants and golf was to absolute prefertion. I sincerely hope we will be back to you in the next five years for a longer stint. Enjoy the Open. C Brundige July '14

Kyra, I think I speak for all 4 of us that this wan an outstanding 8 days and couldn't have imagine changing anything from what you put together for us. The hotels, golf and driver were simply outstanding. I will definitely pass along your details to friends. Thanks again and well done. G Kegler July '14

Hi Kyra, Just wanted to drop you a line and say thank you, all went very well. Hotel and Courses were all as expected and in some cases better. Coach company and driver were efficient and friendly. So all good, will certainly go with JD Golf Tours again. M Spicer July '14

Hi Riceal, thank you very much for arranging our golf tour. The hotels and golf tours were excellent. The hospitality and food were superb which made for a very enjoyable holiday. Many thanks for arranging such a smooth trip. Regards M Trembeth June 2014

Kyra, Thanks for putting together a great trip in the Highlands Scotland. I loved all the places we played although we lost the most balls at Royal Aberdeen! Castle Stuart was amazing. It was fascinating to play the historical course, Royal Dornoch. We even made it to the Glen Morangie distillery tour. Thanks again T Lopez June 2014

Hello Kyra, We had a great time in Scotland. All the courses were very good, we did not have a drop of rain. We met many friendly and interesting people. Thanks for all your help and I hope we will need you again maybe Northern Ireland or South West Ireland. W Brown June 2014

Kyra, The trip was awesome, everyone had a great time. Pat the driver was very good and accommodating. The golf was all very good. Your planning and attention to detail was second to none. We would certainly use your expertise on our next trip, maybe Northern Ire / Scotland. I will certainly make recommendations to use your services. M Morita June '14

Dear Riceal, Ireland trip was a great sucess due to your careful planning and itinerary, especially the weather. We loved all the accommodations and golf courses. Everyone was very nice, friendly and helpful. The reception at Killarney Park was exceptional. Top notch job you did, we will definitely recommend you. Thank you I Snowberger June '14

Hi Kyra, We arrived home safely to Hawaii. We want to thank you for setting up such a nice trip for us. Our driver Pat was fantastic. We had a great time and enjoyed just about the most beautiful weather in the history of Ireland. Thank you. A Kuioka June '14

Hello Kyra, A good time was had by all! Everything went like clockwork so thanks for your attention to detail. We were upgraded at the Old Course Hotel St Andrews. Sent you a little thank you it will arrive separtately. W Abraham June '14

Hi Riceal, great organization, fantastic trip and weather much better than expected. Our coach driver John was very service minded and tried to go the extra mile. Hotel was very good and value for money. We rank the golf clubs from Kingsbarn & Castle Course as superb, Balcomie & Old Course as very special. New & Jubilee good. Until next time Best Bo May '14

Hi Riceal, The entire trip was fabulous. You did a remarkable job arraning fantastic hotels. Our drive Dennis was a delight and really made the trip memorable. We ended up having two Gatherings with 36 Monaghans in Mulligar and 8 Rathertys in Dublin! We couldn't have done this without you and appreciate all your efforts. Until next time Mary McCarthy Oct '13

Riceal, We had a wonderful & special time during our family vacation in Ireland. It was such a joy to travel with our McCarthy cousins. Each of the lodgings were fabulous, our driver Dennis was wonderful, funny and helpful at all times. Thanks for all the planning, contacts & logistics to make it a memorable visit for us all. Best wishes The McCarthy Gathering Oct '13

Hi Kyra, the entire England trip was a smashing success from the several days in the London area, onto Southport and the memorable stay at the Royal Lytham & St Annes House, all of our guys had a most enjoyable time. All the accommodations were perfect and there was not a bad course on the trip. Thank you for providing such a great itinerary. J Bannister Oct'13

Hi Riceal, we had a marvelous trip. Every traveler was satisfield from the 4.5 year old to the 87 year old great grannie. Thanks a million. We loved Dennis and kept all the kittens in the box! The McCarthy Gathering was a great success. Thanks again. A McCarthy Oct '13

Riceal, we had a great time, we had a bit of rain in Cruden Bay, but the rest of the days were very good. Everybody is already thinking of next year. Will be in touch. Thank you for the organisation. C Lampert Oct '13

KD, you organised a very fine tour. As usual the driver was ideal & very friendly. On arrival at the European Club, we were greeted by the man himself Pat Ruddy who I recognised from various golf publications, we had an unbelieveable day, the European did everything in their power to make our day a memorable one. A jolly good tour, Scotland next year. H/Hounds Oct '13

Hi Kyra, Everyone had a wonderful time. Tim is an awesome guide, he did an amazing job handling each and every person. Golfers were very happy and accommodations were superb. Meeting you was a very nice surprise, it made the trip seem more personal for all the folks. Ireland & Scotland are wonderful places to visit. Hope to see you again. Marlene Oct '13

Hi Kyra, We had a wonderful time in Ireland. Our American friends loved everything. We have told lots of golfers about our trip and your company. The hotels were fabulous and we all enjoyed the golf. The food throughout Ireland was super and coach & driver was necessary, really made our trip special. Thanks for all the planning. T Monaghan Oct '13

Hi Riceal, We had a great time on the Scotland golf links. Thanks for the help arranging it. Will be back for sure. B Gass Sept 2013

Dear Kyra, Many thanks to you and your team for setting up the perfect trip for my group. We very much enjoyed wonderful golf, hospitality and hotels. The logistics of the trip went very well without too much driving and plenty of time to enjoy the beautiful country of Ireland. Please know that Brian was an excellent driver with great spirit & joy. Regards J Magee Sept '13

Hi Kyra, back home after a great trip. Itinerary was terrific & everything went smoothly. Had a wonderful time at Waterville, nice to see Noel & Miriam again. Everyone had a great time, especially Richard on his first trip. Already thinking of our next trip to Ireland. Many thanks for all your help, especially to you & Brian for the terrific evening at Doonbeg.T Dawson Sept

Riceal, Just a quick line to say how much we enjoyed our trip. The hotel was fantastic with very helpful staff. We were also very lucky with the weather. Many thanks for all your help. We're already planning another trip over so hope to be in touch again. Kind regards F Harper Sept 2013

Kyra, We had a fabulous time visiting Ireland. Mossie our driver was a great asset to us with his personal knowledge of the area. I have friends who intend to visit Ireland on a golf vacation and I will forward them to you. I look forward to visiting Ireland again and will be in touch when that time arrives. Thank you again for helping us plan our trip. S Costantino Sept '13

Thank you Riceal, you did a wonderful job putting this together. Everyone was very happy. We are starting to think of next year. Troon and Turnberry in Scotland. Maybe include the wives. Thanks again. T Dugan September 2013

Hello Riceal, Thanks for all your help on the trip. We had a great time. P Walsh September 2013

Hi Riceal, just wanted to say thank you for all your help with the trip, we had a great time. Already looking forward to the next trip! I will reach out to you if and when I can muster up some keen golfers for the next one. All the best J Schoen September 2013

Kyra, Just wanted to say thanks for organizing a great trip. The weather was fantastic and everybody had a termendous time. Thanks again and talk to you soon. Best regards D Nally September 2013

Kyra, many thanks to you for planning such a memorable trip to your beautiful Country. We all enjoyed it and your efforts made the trip for our group a once in a lifetime experience. Special thanks to Tim our driver as well, he is a gem and added so much to all that we did while in Ireland. Best wishes for your continued success. M Leisey Aug 2013

Kyra, I can't thank you enough for arranging such a truly great trip. Except for 6 holes on the back side of Ballybunion we had great weather. I think we drew the single best day of the year at Old Head what an amazing location for a golf course and a memorable way to end our trip. Tim our driver was excellent & truly contributed to the total experience. E Mattson Aug'13

Hi Kyra, Thanks for everything! We had a wonderful time! All the places, courses and people that went with them were spectacular! All the best, J Mahfouz Aug 2013

Kyra, We had a wonderful trip-the weather cooperated with very little rain, the golf courses were wonderful, the countryside is beautiful and the people were great. We got to meet up with the relatives and made it to the farm near Catherdanial. The trip was everything we had hoped. Thanks for arranging everything-the trip went so smoothly. L Janowki Aug 2013

Kyra, Just dropping you a note to thank you for a wonderful trip. The hotels, courses and transportation were all excellent. I truly enjoyed the trip. The logistics were perfect. I look forward to future trips coordinated by you and your team. P D'Avanzo Aug 2013

Kyra, Just a short note to say Thank You for organizing a great trip through N Ireland and Dublin last week. Having access to the best courses, some during "members only" time slots, speaks well of your contacts in the golf world. Accommodations in all three locations were excellent and your recommendation on Vanilla was spot on. Thanks again JJ Coneys Aug 2013

Hello Kyra, Thank you for putting together a great trip for us last week. Everything was suburb, although I wish I would have played better. Look forward to the trip later this month with the spouses. D Nally Aug 2013

Hi Kyra, Returned to NJ after a truly magnificent golf vacation. You can recommed the Ceann Sibeal on the Dingle peninsula for those who want to experience a less traveled tract. We all agreed that the small B&B we stayed there was exceptional in service and friendly hosts, Thank you for your help. P Malatesta June 2013

Kyra, it was great to see you after so many years. Thanks a million for always looking after our best interests on our golfing forays in Eire. G McGarry June 2013

Kyra, Scotland was wonderful JD Golf could not have done a better job. I can't speak highly enough for the trip you organised. The golf was fantastic but we did a lot more than that and you and your team organised it wonderfully. I would recommend JD to anyone travelling to Scotland for golf or sightseeing or both. Until next time. S Gamble June 2013

Hey Riceal, Everything was great. The courses, the accommodations, Chris our driver... all fantastic. Really appreciate all your help. Hope we can do it all over again! All the best G Lally June 2013

Kyra, Thank you so much for everything you did. We had a wonderful time. You did a great job with the weather! We had plenty of challenges but everone stayed well under 100! We are already talking about another trip back. You will be our first call. Many thanks for everything. A Gibson June 2013

Dear Kyra, We are in Dublin Airport awaiting our flight home and we just wanted to thank you for helping with a great tour. We were so impressed we are eager to come back. Everything worked out well. All in all the trip exceeded our hopes. Once again many thanks and cheers J Lozon May 2013

Kyra, On behalf of our entire group I wanted to thank you for helping to organize such an exceptional experience for us. Everything was absolutely awesome, the course, the hotels & 'Ger' it really was all prefect. We all left feeling that we been exposed to a great cross section of what Ireland has to offer including the full spectrum of weather! B Cott May 2013

Kyra, golf home last night and have to say this was a tremendous trip. The golf was terrific and I played well. The weater was magnificent, the Four Seasons in Dublin was great and the Irish people, I just can't say enough. Thanks for everything and we will be back. Hinchcliff May 2013

Riceal, The trip to Ireland was "the best golf trip ever" as quoted by many people in the group. Mr Zecchino is the host of the nationally syndicate radio show "Golf Talk Canada" which is broadcasted weekly on Canada's largest sports radio/tv network. He did a recap on air of the experience, will forward on the clip. Thank you for all your help.Merit Golf Vacations May '13

Hi Riceal, The trip was awesome, everyone had a great time, all loved the courses very much and the driver was excellent. Thank you very much for organizing, all good. Thanks for all your great assistance and I am sure we will touch base in the future. J Pannozzo Oct '12

Hi Kyra, Thanks for planning such a wonderful trip to Ireland. The accommodations, food, golf and vistas were all spectacular. We had a great time and couldn't of wished for better weather... would do it again in a a heart beat. All the best D Kirby Oct '12

Hi Kyra, Thank you for helping organise a fabulous trip. It was nice to meet you at the airport. The hotels were perfect and we certainly did appreciate the room upgrades at the Killarney Park, loved the bar there. The staff at each could not have been more welcoming and helpful. Restaruants were also terrific. Thanks again, it was a fun trip. A Hinchliff Oct '12

What a wonderful trip! Thank you for all your hard work. Ireland is beautiful and we had so much fun. The people were so friendly, the hotels were perfect and the food was fantastic at every restaurant. The golf courses were spectacular & the weather cooperated. Thanks again for all your help in plannng our trip. Hope to meet you again sometime soon. L Gay Oct '12

Hi Kyra, Thank you so much for an excellent trip. Everything was prefect - no issues at all. We all had a great time. I am glad we were able to steer our group to you. Thanks again and until next time. T Finger Sept '12

Kyra, I wanted to let you know now much we enjoyed our golf trip. The weather was cooperative, the lineup of courses was outstanding, not a weak sister in the bunch. Brian was wonderful, really made the trip go smoothly. Thanks for all you did and for going out of your way to meet us. Definitely want to do the England trip, will let you know. All the best J Riddick Sept'12

Kyra, Glad to say that we all made it home safe and sound. Once again, thank you for an outstanding job in helping make our trip a great success. Everyone was thrilled with all aspects of the journey, with a special mention for Tony our driver. Also a pleasure meeting you in person, thanks for making the trip to Lahinch. Until next time, D McCarthy Sept'12

Hi Kyra, Back home safe. Thanks for all that you and Gerald did to make our trip so wonderful. The weather was spectacular throughout. Everyone thought Doonbeg was the best place we stayed. Hope our paths cross one day here in Hawaii, that would be great, if not here then I'm just going to have to plan our next trip to your fair isle! Aloha G Nichols Sept'12

Kyra, I wanted to send an email and let you know how fabulous the trip was and how much everyone enjoyed the golf and accommodations. Old Head was worth the drive and wished we had more time to play another round. I will keep your details, if I know anyone heading to Ireland I will definitely give them your name. Thanks again for a lovely time, K Kunasek Sept'12

Hi Kyra, Back home, we had a wonderful time. Thanks for rearranging the ferry/rental car. The rental car guy had us follow him to Turnberry, he was worried we would get lost. The weather and courses were challanging at times. Turnberry and Gleneagles hotels were 1st class. I will highly recommonend your service to our friends. Best regards D Jackson Sept 2012

Hello Kyra, I just wanted to express my thanks to you for organizing a wonderful trip. The golf and the accommodations were top notch. I would certainly not hesitate to use JD again for future trips and will be recommending you to any of my colleagues looking to visit Ireland. All the best, F RITACCA AUG 2012

Kyra, Just a quick note to say what a great trip my son and I had to Ireland and to thank you for all of yours efforts to arrange the trip for us. Everything was superb, the courses were unforgettable and the hotels were deluxe. Thanks again for your help with a great holiday. C Ogburn Aug 2012

Hi Kyra, we are all back at regular duties after such a wonderful trip. Arrangements were flawless and much appreciated by all. It was a once in a lifetime trip having everyone together and exceeded everyone's expectations. We must be of a small group that travels with JD every year for over 20yrs. I will be back soon about next years golf trip. T Dawson 2012

Hi Kyra, Thank you so much for putting together such a wonderful trip. We all had a great time. It was so nice to meet you at the airport. In the future, when we plan Scotland, we will contact you. Thank you again for everything. N Porter (USA) July 2012

Kyra, I want to thank you so much for arranging such a wonderful trip to Scotland. Everyone in my group sends their thanks as well. I will recommend you to anyone I meet who is contemplating such a journey."Idyllic" was the word that kept coming to me thoughout the week. Ireland is next. All the best to you and thanks again. W Johnson (USA) May 2012

Riceal, Everything went really well, in fact outstanding. Hotels were excellent and John, our driver, was the very best. I cannot think of one thing you could have done better. I would not be surprised to hear from others over the years on future trips. Thanks for all your hard work and give my best to Bina. S Ardia (USA) June 2012

Riceal, Everything went very well and we really enjoyed Ireland. Joe was great and all the arrangements were prefect. We had absolutely no issues during the trip. I'll give you an A+ on setting up the trip. We will be back to play the courses in the southwest and I will definitely contact you to help plan the trip. D Kruep (USA) May 2012

Kyra, Despite not being able to travel to Scotland, I am getting great reviews from the 12 guys who went. Thank you once again for putting together a memorable golf trip. Not sure if a trip will be planned for 2012, most likely 2013. Many thanks again to you and JD Golf Tours. I will definitely refer others to JD golf. Best regards,
Peter Dancy

Kyra and Riceal, Thanks very much for setting up our trip. We had a great time and will have stories to tell for years to come. Eddie was a great bus driver. He suggested a number of places for diner that were just what we were looking for. If I hear of anyone looking to come play in Ireland I will make sure they contact you.
Thanks again, Pete Wick

Kyra, We enjoyed the Southport area and golf at Royal Birkdale, Formby and Wallasey. All venues were challenging and beautiful. The people at all three were very welcoming and gregarious. We enjoyed Southport and the Cambridge House. The food was excellent and the owners etc very accommodating. Thanks for all your efforts. Michael P Malone (USA)

Riceal, Just a note to let you know we are all back home and having withdraw symptoms from not being on a wonderful golf course. We had an awesome time. The accommodations and coordination you provided were all perfect for us. St Andrews Old on our last day was special. What a trip. Thanks for everything. F Tranor (USA)

Kyra, We had a wonderful time on our golf tour of Scotland. Thank you very much for giving us a once in a lifetime experience. Everything went well, no hitches. Great courses, great accommodations (too good for us) and an excellent driver. I will recommend you to all of my other golfing friends. Thanks again Andy Hajducky (USA)

Dear Kyra, I hope you enjoy (and will wear) a souvenir from our hometown - a Harley-Davidson jacket. Thanks for all your help on our recent trip. The Gang of 8. Sincerely William J. Abraham Jr (USA)

Kyra, We all had an absolutely terrific time! Our group is still raving about Ireland, it's people, food, golf courses, towns & countryside. Tom our driver became part of our family by week's end. He added so much to our trip with his anecdotes, knowledge & enthusiasm. We would like to thank you & your staff for all you did to make it a great experience. Renshaw(USA)

Dear Riceal, Our golf trip was spectacular. We enjoyed every minute, every hotel, every golf course. I even have an Irish accent now. I will recommend JD Golf Tours to my golf club for any up coming trips to Ireland. David Marlow USA

Kyra, Back in Norway after a fantastic time in Ireland. Excellent courses, nice hotel and comfortable car, we were very satisfied with your service. Filled with a lot of memories we look back and say thank you very much.
Sveinung Juvsett, NORWAY

The folks who have been great in the past 4 years are JD Golf Tours, they are based in Shannon and have a tremendous knowledge of golf courses throughout Ireland and Scotland and are extremely adept at organising tours for small or large groups.
Brian Mills (Cozen O’Connor LLP) UK

Dear Kyra Hard to believe we’ve been back from your wonderful country for almost a week. The trip was great and overall we had a terrific trip with our great accommodations being a key reason. So many thanks again for your hard work on our behalf. Will be in touch soon about Scotland.
Tom Dawson, CANADA

Dear Riceal, Thank you very much for organising what proved to be a fabulous golf tour. Everywhere was lovely and everybody was so friendly and helpful. We certainly will be repeating the tour again next year.
Paul Wood, UK

Riceal, Must tell you what a wonderful time we had in your beautiful, friendly country. Your accommodations were just great and the golf was wonderful. We’ll be back.
Douglas Aiken USA

Riceal, Lovely weather and grand trip overall! I will be returning to Ireland and will be contacting you. Thanks for all your help. As usual you were fabulous.
Martin Lynch USA

Riceal, We had a great trip. Maybe the best ever. It was so nice to meet you again, thanks for coming to the airport. Thanks so much for all your hard work.
Bruce Bolene, USA

Hi Riceal, Just a quick note to say thank you very much for organising our weekend in Dublin. We had a great time and will be contacting you again for next years trip.
Jason Brooks, UK

Riceal, Thank you for your efforts in arranging my golf holiday to Scotland. Everything went very well and it was one of my most enjoyable visits. I am already starting to think about a visit to Ireland and/or Scotland next year.
John Curran USA

Dear Kyra, I just wanted to drop you a line to thank you for the spectacular job you and your company did setting up our Golf Trip of Ireland. All the courses were spectacular and the accommodations were 1st class. Everything went perfectly at every stop. I have already recommended JD Golf Tours to several of my friends and look forward to doing it all again soon.
Rick Wilemon, USA

Dear Kyra, I wanted to send this note to thank you for all you did to make our Scotland trip first class in all respects.
Mike O’Connor ,USA

Hi Kyra, Just a short note to thank you for our great golf trip. Accommodations were great, Especially liked the Killarney Park where the staff was exceptional.
Bob Salisbury, USA

Riceal, I just wanted to drop you a short email to thank you for making our golf trip to Ireland so great. I know of a great number of people and will certainly give them your details.
Art Shields, USA

Kyra, Just a brief note to express our thanks for all your hard work on our behalf - it paid off "in spades" in a wonderful trip that we thoroughly enjoyed.
John Broley, USA

Dear Bina, We have returned home safely from our holidays and would like to thank you for making all the arrangements, which ran extremely smoothly and without any hitches.
Angela Trembeth, UK

Dear Kyra, Just wanted to let you know that our trip to Ireland went fantastically well! All of the details worked out beautifully. The weather was good, people friendly, food and accommodations excellent, drink better than excellent and the golf was beyond our hopes and expectations.
John Vinton, UK

Dear Riceal, Back home and I want to thank you for putting together the most amazing golf holiday for us. Everything ran smoothly, we loved Ireland and found everyone friendly and most helpful. We’ll be back.
Sandra Raizon, AUSTRALIA


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