Lundin Golf Club


4-star: generally an excellent standard golf course, well worth visiting.
   Lundin Golf Club Est. 1868

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Lundin Golf Club: Located to the east of Leven Links Golf Course, and separated from it by a small stream at Mile Dyke, Lundin Golf Club possesses more undulation and a more varied layout than its neighbour. The first four holes spectacularly hug the impressive line of dunes found closest to the seashore. Wonderfully elevated tee-boxes on these early holes offer spectacular views onto the Firth of Forth and across to the Lothian coast on the other side. At the far end of the course the short and fiercely bunkered par-3 5th rubs shoulders with another short, fiercely bunkered par-3 5th, its twin on the Leven Links golf course. For the remaining front-nine holes and most of the back-nine you'll experience a classic links layout, complete with occasional water ditches, excellent bunkering and firm, fast greens. Part of the back-nine however makes a brief diversion into a more parkland style environment, starting with the uphill par-3 12th. The immensely scenic (as far as views are concerned) and partly tree-lined par-5 13th takes you along an elevated ridge perched above a steep grassy bank. A spectacular plunge awaits at the good-length par-3 14th, which connects you to the wonderful four-hole closing stretch which runs straight through the centre of the course amidst classic links golf terrain.

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Making Contact

Lundin Golf Club
Golf Rd,
Lundin Links, Fife KY8 6BA
Scotland
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Office   +44 (0)1333 320 202
Pro Shop   +44 (0)1333 320 051
Fax

  +44 (0)1333 329 743

Email   secretary@lundingolfclub.co.uk
Website   www.lundingolfclub.co.uk
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Golf Pro
 
Ron Walker (Head Professional)
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Seaside links.
Undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb
 
Surroundings: Coastal duneland and rural countryside
 
Designer: Originally laid out by Old Tom Morris. Extensively redesigned by James Braid (1908).
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 6394 6138 5671
Par 71 71 73
SSS or Slope 71 70
 
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How2Get There?

11 miles NE of Kirkcaldy
From the A915 (Kirkcaldy - St Andrews road) in the village of Lundin Links, turn southwards onto Links Rd. Follow Links Road until Golf Rd. Follow Golf Rd to golf club entrance.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes in high season (May thru' Sept): weekdays £60; weekends £70. [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; more restricted on weekends.  Must book in advance. Proof of handicap required.
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Other Information
Players generally walk this course.
Caddies available if booked 7 days in advance.
Practice facilities
Good
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Did you know?

The history of Lundin GC is inextricably linked to its neighbour, Leven Links. The Leven course originally comprised 9-holes, which were extended to 18 in 1868 by adding 9 holes to the east of Mile Dyke (a small stream). The new course now connected the towns of Leven and Lundin Links. With the Leven players starting at the western end of the course and Lundin players at the eastern end, and with golf growing in popularity through the 1890s, the inevitable result was a heavily congested course. In 1907 the decision was taken to create two separate 18-hole courses. The original 9-holes that lay west of Mile Dyke were extended inland to create the 18-hole Leven course. The easterly nine was also extended inland, forming today's Lundin links.

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Published Ranking
2016 Golf World rating: among the second 100 best courses in Britain & Ireland.
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Location

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Latitude: (56.211048)
Longitude: (-2.953316)
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Where2Stay including nearby courses also detailed in where2golf.com

Old Manor Hotel 3-star
Leven Road, Lundin Links, Fife KY8 6AJ
+44 (0)1333 320 368
www.theoldmanorhotel.co.uk

This country house hotel offers warm hospitality and friendly accommodation in a picturesque seaside village, overlooking Largo Bay. The Old Manor Hotel is an ideal location for a short break with safe sandy beaches, great golf all around, coastal walks and excellent fishing.

Golf at this hotel No
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Golf within 5 miles Lundin; Leven
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Golf within 20 miles Elie; Ladybank; St Andrews (Dukes course); St Andrews Links (x7 courses); Fairmont St Andrews; Kingsbarns
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Lundin Links Hotel 3-star
Lundin Links, Fife KY8 6AP
+44 (0)1333 320 207
www.lundin-links-hotel.co.uk

This Tudor-style 3-star hotel is situated on the north bank of the Firth of Forth, less than an hour from Edinburgh, and just above the Lundin Links golf course.

Golf at this hotel No
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Golf within 5 miles Lundin; Leven
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Golf within 20 miles Elie; Ladybank; St Andrews (Dukes course); St Andrews Links (x7 courses); Fairmont St Andrews; Kingsbarns
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