Laytown & Bettystown golf course is in existance for over 100 years. Historical records account for the fact that both W.C. Pickeman of Portmarnock fame and Cecil Barcorft the designer of courses such as Carlow, The Castle and Skerries, had a hand in the creation of the golf course. In the intervening years subsequent professionals have made some changes to the design of the golf course. As it stands today Laytown & Bettystown golf
course is an excellent example of traditional links golf in Ireland.