Category Archives: 3 star

99. Royal Musselburgh. 26th July 2019.

This ‘Royal’ 6th oldest club in the world is a bit like playing ‘Trigger’s broom’ Round £65. Par 70. Value (out of 5) – 2.5 When reading the history of the Royal Musselburgh GC on its website here I couldn’t … Continue reading

Posted in 18 holes, 1901 - 1945, 2.5 star, 3 star, Course Architech, Course Owned By, Course Quality, Course Type, Edinburgh & The Lothians, Holes, James Braid, Overall Value, Parkland, Price, Private, Region, When Course Established, £60 - £79 | Comments Off on 99. Royal Musselburgh. 26th July 2019.

97. Blair Atholl. 7th July 2019.

Nine hole course to boost your confidence Round £15.   Par 35.  Value (out of 5) – 3.5 If web searching for Blair Atholl golf club, don’t confuse this Perthshire course with the Blair Atholl Estate golf course in South Africa, built … Continue reading

Posted in 1851 - 1900, 3 star, 3.5 star, 9 holes, Course Architech, Course Owned By, Course Quality, Course Type, Holes, Members, Overall Value, Parkland, Perthshire, Price, Region, Unknown, When Course Established, £20 - £39 | Comments Off on 97. Blair Atholl. 7th July 2019.

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.

82. The Glen, East Links, North Berwick. 11 Aug 2018.

Excellent vistas, with some memorable holes, but clearly an overplayed course and a little worse for wear. Round £58.   Par 70.  Value (out of 5) – 3 The seaside town of North Berwick, about 25 miles east of Edinburgh, sits along … Continue reading

Posted in 18 holes, 1901 - 1945, 3 star, 3 star, Ben Sayers, Course Architech, Course Owned By, Course Quality, Course Type, Edinburgh & The Lothians, Holes, James Braid, Links, Members, Overall Value, Price, Region, When Course Established, £40 - £59 | Comments Off on 82. The Glen, East Links, North Berwick. 11 Aug 2018.