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Featured Golf Destination: SCOTLAND, HOME OF GOLF


Most historians would point to Scotland as the home of golf. The Dutch may also lay claim to this honour, but in terms of where the game took hold and developed into the world-game we know today, then Scotland's claim is undisputed. Some golfing tracks, though perhaps not today's exact layouts, were in use 500 hundred years ago.

Links courses, next to the sea and played near to and over the sand dunes, is what we most associate Scotland with, but in locations such as GleneaglesDundeeLoch LomondSpey Valley and others there are also some exquisite parkland and heathland courses.  

A golf trip to Scotland is also the perfect opportunity to see some of the world's most prestigious tournaments being played out. Scotland regularly hosts The Open Championship, the Ricoh Women's British Open, the Dunhill Links Championship amongst many others.

Scotland a leading Stay & Play golf destination

Fairmont St Andrews - Kittocks Course
Fairmont St Andrews: Since its creation in 2002, the Kittocks has captivated and challenged visiting golfers. With the city of St Andrews often in view to the west and Carnoustie (and its companion courses in Angus) away across St Andrews Bay to the north, you visual senses as well as your golfing brain will be fully occupied here on Fairmont St Andrews' dramatic and wonderfully challenging Kittocks, read more….
Castle Stuart Golf Links   Trump International Golf Links
Castle Stuart Golf Links has given the Scottish Highlands another world-class coastal treasure, joining an impressive list of golf courses that includes the likes of Royal Dornoch, Nairn and the private Skibo Castle.
Castle Stuart is as scenic as any golf course in Scotland, and right up there with the best. Read more...
  Trump International Golf Links is home to one of the finest seaside links golf courses in the British Isles. 
Definitely a course that is well worth going out of your way to play. At this Stay&Play venue, on-site accommodations are located close to the golf facilities. Read more...
Prestwick GC   Cruden Bay Golf Club
Prestwick Golf Club, home to the first 12 Open Championships (1860-72) and then hosted a further 12 between 1875 and 1925, its place in golfing history is guaranteed. 
Prestwick is an essential part of the Scottish golfing experience, where great pleasure can be gained in attempting to unravel the secrets of one of Scotland's most historic links; read more...
  Cruden Bay Golf Club: In bygone days, towering sand dunes piled-up behind Cruden Bay's beautiful sandy beach. These dunes now provide the wonderfully natural setting for this world-class links.
As the legendary Tom Watson said of Cruden Bay "it's a jewel .... a true links .... a true pleasure." Read more...
Trump Turnberry Golf Links  
Royal Troon Golf Club
Turnberry's Ailsa course is a seaside links of great stature. It has provided a fitting stage for some of the most memorable "duels" in the history of  The Open. In 2009 it very nearly produced The Open's oldest winner ..... but inexcusably the golfing gods denied Tom Watson this honour. Read more...   Royal Troon Golf Club (Old Course)
This fabulous seaside links, with its impeccable pedigree of hosting major championships, is not surprisingly one of the world's most highly regarded golf courses. At this Stay&Play venue, on-site accommodations are located close to the golf facilities. Read more...
 Scotland golf maps with top golf courses and resorts
Scotland North Golf Map with Top Golf Courses   Scotland South Golf Map with Top Golf Courses   Scotland Fyfe & Lothian Golf Map with Top Golf Courses
Scotland North Golf Map
  Scotland South Golf Map   Fife & Lothian Golf Map
You can enlarge any of the above maps with a click and clearly see the location of the golf courses as well as an indication whether there is accommodation on site or not. With a further click on a golf course name you'll be automatically directed to the detailed golf course page featuring a review of the course, a rating and contact details of the club or resort or nearby hotels.
If you're also looking for the fun of a ceilidh, the mystery of Nessie and the wonder of the Northern Lights, then Scotland's for you. For more information go to VisitScotland


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