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Lundin Golf Club

Golf Rd,

Lundin Links, Fife KY8 6BA

  • Office

    +44 (0)1333 320 202
  • Pro shop

    +44 (0)1333 320 051
  • Fax

    +44 (0)1333 329 743
  • Golf pro

    Ron Walker (Head Professional)

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).

Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Yards
6394
6138
5671
Par
71
71
73
SSS or slope
71
70

Location

Latitude:

56.211047

Longitude:

-2.953315

How to get 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.

Lundin Golf Club

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.

Est. 1868

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.

On 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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Visitors

Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays; more restricted on weekends.

Must book in advance. Proof of handicap required.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes in high season (May thru' Sept): weekdays £60; weekends £70.

Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2019].

Other information

Players generally walk this course. Caddies available if booked 7 days in advance.

Practice facilities

Good

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.

Published ranking

Scotland: 51st best course in Scotland (Golf World, 2021).

Where2Stay

  • Old Manor Hotel3-star

    Leven Road, Lundin Links, Fife KY8 6AJ

    +44 (0)1333 320 368

    Visit website

    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

    • Golf within 5 miles:

      Lundin; Leven; Dumbarnie Links.

    • Golf within 20 miles:

      Elie; Ladybank; St Andrews (Dukes course); St Andrews Links (x7 courses); Fairmont St Andrews; Kingsbarns

  • Lundin Links Hotel3-star

    Lundin Links, Fife KY8 6AP

    +44 (0)1333 320 207

    Visit website

    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

    • Golf within 5 miles:

      Lundin; Leven

    • Golf within 20 miles:

      Elie; Ladybank; St Andrews (Dukes course); St Andrews Links (x7 courses); Fairmont St Andrews; Kingsbarns

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