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Belleisle Golf Club

Belleisle Estate, Doonfoot Rd,

Ayr, Strathclyde KA7 4DU

  • Office

    +44 (0)1292 441 258
  • Fax

    +44 (0)1292 442 632
  • Golf pro

    David Gemmell

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland. Undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.

  • Surroundings:

    Woodland.

  • Designer:

    James Braid

Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Yards
6446
6047
5641
Par
71
69
74
SSS or slope
72
70
74

At the same location:

18-hole par-68 Seafield Course (5498 yards).

Location

Latitude:

55.439512

Longitude:

-4.639771

How to get there:

2 miles S of Ayr

From the centre of Ayr follow the A719 direction Turnberry / Heads of Ayr. After approx 1.8 miles golf entrance is on your left.

Belleisle Golf Club

3-star: Good course – an enjoyable test for your game.

Est. 1927

Belleisle Golf Club: Run by South Ayrshire Council and situated in the beautiful Belleisle Estate, this is a very pleasant municipal parkland alternative to all the seaside links courses hereabouts. The gently undulating terrain is very open in places with deep rough rather than too many trees providing your main "hazard" - although the "deep" is conveniently set back, far enough to encourage big-hitters to freely use their driver for most tee-shots.

There are many attractive holes, the well-bunkered uphill 3rd and 7th holes, both shortish par-3's, are two fine examples. Generally the fairway bunkering is light, though more threatening around the greens. The overall layout benefits from Braid's skilful and easy-going touch, apart from at the par-4 16th, which takes a bit of working out the first time you play it. There are a few distant glimpses of the sea, but most of the time it is pleasant open parkland, the sumptuous Belleisle House (a good-size chateau if truth be told) and the gentle undulations of this pleasant golf course that will command your focus.

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Visitors

Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.

Must book in advance.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes in high season (May thru' Sept): weekdays £32 (all days).

Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2018].

Other information

Players generally walk this course.

Practice facilities

Limited

Did you know?

Belleisle House dates from 1826 and houses a 3-star hotel and the golf clubhouse.

Where2Stay

  • Belleisle House Hotel3-star

    Doonfoot Road, Ayr KA7 4DU

    +44 (0)1292 442 331

    Visit website
    • Golf at this hotel:

      Belleisle

    • Golf within 5 miles:

      Prestwick St Nicholas

    • Golf within 20 miles:

      Prestwick; Royal Troon (Old and Portland courses); Kilmarnock Barassie; Dundonald; Western Gailes; Glasgow Gailes; Irvine (Bogside); Turnberry (Ailsa and Kintyre courses).

  • Savoy Park Hotel3-star

    Race Course Road, Ayr KA7 2UT

    +44 (0)1292 266 112

    Visit website
    • Golf at this hotel:

      No

    • Golf within 5 miles:

      Belleisle; Prestwick St Nicholas

    • Golf within 20 miles:

      Prestwick; Royal Troon (Old and Portland courses); Kilmarnock Barassie; Dundonald; Western Gailes; Glasgow Gailes; Irvine (Bogside); Turnberry (Ailsa and Kintyre courses).

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