Ballater Golf Club


3-star: a good golf course with many fine features.
   Ballater Golf Club Est. 1892

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Ballater Golf Club: On the edge of the Cairngorm mountains in the Scottish Highlands, the golf course at Ballater is laid out alongside the banks of the River Dee. This part-open, part-wooded course provides a fine test for golfers of all levels, and is a favourite with local and visiting golfers alike. The well-maintained fairways and greens are arranged over gently undulating terrain, more in-keeping with its riverside location, than reflecting the steeper contours of the picturesque wooded hills beyond the course.

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Making Contact

Ballater Golf Club
Victoria Rd,
Ballater, Aberdeenshire AB35 5LX
Scotland
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Office   +44 (0)13397 55 567
Pro Shop   +44 (0)13397 55 658
Fax

  +44 (0)13397 55 057

Email   sec@ballatergolfclub.co.uk
Website   www.ballatergolfclub.co.uk
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Golf Pro
 
Bill Yule
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.
Gently undulating terrain - no effort to walk.
 
Surroundings: Residential setting.
 
Designer: James Braid
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 6112 5638 5307
Par 70 67 71
SSS or Slope 60 67 71
 
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How2Get There?

42 miles W of Aberdeen
From Aberdeen follow the A93 Deeside Road for approximately 45 miles, through Banchory and Aboyne, to Ballater. In the centre of Ballater turn left into Golf Road, and follow road for less than 1 mile to golf.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes: weekdays £30; weekends £40. [Contact club for full details, discounts, day tickets, packages, etc]. Credit cards accepted.
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Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.  Must book in advance. Handicap required.
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Other Information
Walking permitted at all times. Golf carts available for hire

Practice facilities
No
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Did you know?

Approx eight miles to the west of Ballater is the royal residence of Balmoral, where the Queen and other members of the royal family spend their summer holidays. The turrets of Balmoral Castle can be glimpsed from the A93 (Deeside Road).

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Location

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Latitude: (57.045154)
Longitude: (-3.048749)
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Where2Stay including nearby courses also detailed in where2golf.com

Darroch Learg Hotel AA Top 200 UK Hotel
Braemer Road, Ballater, Aberdeenshire AB35 5UX
+44 (0)13397 55 443
www.darrochlearg.co.uk

Located in fashionable Royal Deeside, Darroch Learg boasts a wonderful vantage point above Ballater, on the slopes of Craigendarroch, the rocky 'Hill of Oaks' which creates such a fine backdrop to the village. The house was built in 1888 as a country residence; it still retains the ambience and relaxing informality which makes you feel like a house guest in a private mansion.

Golf at this hotel No
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Golf within 20 miles No
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Deeside Hotel 3-star
Braemar Road, Ballater, Aberdeenshire AB35 5RQ
+44 (0)13397 55 420
www.deesidehotel.co.uk

A traditional, family run Victorian Hotel in the picturesque village of Ballater, Royal Deeside. A relaxed and comfortable 'home from home' with 10 individual bedrooms and excellent Scottish cuisine.

Golf at this hotel No
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