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Ardfin Golf Course

Ardfin Estate,

Isle of Jura, Argyle & Bute

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About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes.

  • Designer:

    Australian course architect Bob Harrison.

Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Yards
6800
Par
72
SSS or slope

Location

Latitude:

55.799988

Longitude:

-6.017140

How to get there:

4 km SW of Craighouse, Isle of Jura. From the mainland by ferry to the Isle of Islay (2 hours plus), then by ferry from Islay to Jura (10 minutes).

Ardfin Golf Course

5-star: Fabulous – courses don’t get much better than this.

Est. 2017

Ardfin Golf Course: this ultra-exclusive private golf course is located on the Ardfin Estate, the private playground of Australian hedge fund manager Greg Coffey. The stunning seaside course occupies a spectacular setting at the southern end of the Inner Hebridean Isle of Jura.

The layout takes golfers on a wonderfully natural walk along the cliffs on the early holes, then down to the sea in the middle part of the course. Then a reasonably tough walk back up to the top of the cliffs on the closing stretch. Throughout, the generous width fairways offer plenty of encouragement to big-hitters, while the scenic splendour of sea and land, rugged coastline and neighbouring islands, is simply jaw dropping.

Stay & Play at Ardfin: luxury onsite accommodation available, see Where2Stay section below.

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Visitors

Who can play and when?

Private club - guests can only play if hosted by a member or if staying in the onsite accommodations.

Green fees

Outside visitor fee not applicable; course exclusively for members and estate guests.

Did you know?

The development plan for Ardfin envisages the inclusion of high-end luxury accommodations being made available on the Estate from 2020. The stately Jura House will be available on an exclusive use basis, while The Quadrangle (converted farm buildings) will offer luxury two-bedroom apartments. Don't even think about booking-in, unless you have seriously deep pockets!

Published ranking

Scotland: 11th best course in Scotland (Golf World, 2021).

Where2Stay

  • Jura House & Quadrangle5-star

    Ardfin Estate, Isle of Jura.

    Tel: (tba)

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    Ardfin will offer luxury accommodation and the opportunity to experience the remarkable golf course on a Stay&Play basis. We understand double-rooms will be available in The Quadrangle (luxuriously converted farm buildings) for something over £1,000 a night, while two-bedroom apartments will be priced at around £6,000 (full board). Stays at stately Jura House could cost from £20,000 per night for a minimum of two nights, but you and your invited guests will have the run of the full house.

    • Golf at this hotel:

      Ardfin

    • Golf within :

      No

    • Golf within :

      The Machrie (23 mi)

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