Scotland is the home of golf and has over 550 golf courses! Our top six are the personal favorites of one of our locals, who plays golf on a regular basis. All within reasonable driving distance from our house. Alternatively, have a browse of the Top 100 Golf Courses in Scotland yourself.
Other courses nearby
Carnoustie Golf (Links)
Caird Park (Inland)
4.7 miles away
The 4th oldest golf 18 hole golf course in the world! If it’s been hot and dry expect the ground to be hard and fast. Your iron play better be up to scratch because Old Tom Morris had his hand in the design of this golf course, back in 1871.
Montrose 1562 (Links)
13.8 miles away
Golf has been played for over 450 years; making it the 5th oldest in the world, listed 32nd in the top 100 golf courses. One of two courses at Montrose, play it before it goes, unfortunately, parts of it are being lost due to sea erosion.
15.1 miles away
Founded in 1895, this beautiful inland golf course has fabulous turf that just asks you to hit a golf ball along fantastic views over the local hills this is definitely worth a visit. Listed 70th in the top 100 golf courses.
Panmure - Carnoustie (Links)
15.2 miles away
This is a superb golf course, a qualifying course for the British Open which dates back to 1845 – also listed 30th in the top 100 golf courses. Fantastic greens and a challenge to any standard of golfer.
15.5 miles away
A traditional links golf course and was a regional qualifying course for the British Open. You need to think carefully about your line into the green with your second shot. Listed 67th in the top 100 golf courses.
26.6 miles away
Has two courses Rosemount and Lansdowne these are both championship golf courses. Rosemount is 22nd in the top 100 golf courses in Scotland. So why not play one in the morning and the other in the afternoon.