Category Archives: 1946 – 1999

88. Murrayshall. 16 Sep 2018

Murrayshall is a nice parkland course, but its hotel partner course (Lynedoch) is much better value. Round  £50 ( variable on-line).   Par 70.  Value (out of 5) – 3 The Murrayshall estate, first built in 1664, was established as a commercially successful … Continue reading

Posted in 18 holes, 1946 - 1999, 3 star, 4 star, Commercial, Course Architech, Course Owned By, Course Quality, Course Type, Hamilton J Stutt, Holes, Overall Value, Parkland, Perthshire, Price, Region, When Course Established, £40 - £59 | Comments Off on 88. Murrayshall. 16 Sep 2018

85. Portlethen. 2 Sep 2018.

The “Committee Only” Car Park sums up why Golf has to change to survive. Round £45.   Par 70.  Value (out of 5) – 3 Portlethen, about 7 miles south of Aberdeen, on the A90,  is one of the fastest growing areas … Continue reading

Posted in 18 holes, 1946 - 1999, 3 star, 3 star, Aberdeen City and Shire, Course Architech, Course Owned By, Course Quality, Course Type, Donald Steel, Holes, Members, Overall Value, Parkland, Price, Region, When Course Established, £40 - £59 | Comments Off on 85. Portlethen. 2 Sep 2018.

76. Meldrum House. 19 June 2018.

Aberdeenshire’s “exclusive golf experience” is untypically Scottish and fails to deliver value    Round £85 + hotel residency.   Par 70.  Value (out of 5) – 2 Let’s get something clear – Meldrum House is a beautifully crafted parkland golf course cut … Continue reading

Posted in 18 holes, 1946 - 1999, 2 star, 2.5 star, 4 star, Aberdeen City and Shire, Commercial, Course Architech, Course Owned By, Course Quality, Course Type, Graeme Webster, Holes, Overall Value, Parkland, Price, Region, When Course Established, £80 - £99 | Comments Off on 76. Meldrum House. 19 June 2018.

65. Lochore Meadows. 1st Sep 2017

Good value 9 hole course managed by Fife Golf Trust  Summary:  Round  £12.   Par 36.  Value (out of 5) – 3.5 Lochore Meadows is one of 7 courses managed by the Fife Golf Trust which was established in 2011 to take over Fife Council’s directly managed courses. This … Continue reading

Posted in 1946 - 1999, 3 star, 3.5 star, 9 holes, Course Architech, Course Owned By, Course Quality, Course Type, Holes, Overall Value, Parkland, Price, Region, The Kingdom of Fife, Trust, under £20, Unknown, When Course Established | Comments Off on 65. Lochore Meadows. 1st Sep 2017