Category Archives: 5 star

86. Archerfield – Fidra Links. 12 Sep 2018.

Superbly designed course that could be considered any of links, parkland or woodland! Round £90…plus hotel residency!   Par 72.  Value (out of 5) – 3.5 I felt a little stupid when the answer came to my question “Why is it called … Continue reading

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81. St Andrews Old Course. 30 Jul 2018

The Home of Golf – thanks especially to The Champion Golfer of 1995, Mr John Daly! WOW! Round £180.   Par 72.  Value (out of 5) – 5 A few weeks before playing at The Old Course, I received a surprise call … Continue reading

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40. The Renaissance Club. 27th May 2016

A new world class links course to rival its older neighbours    Round by Invitation.   Par 71.  Quality (out of 5) – 4.5 The Renaissance Club is one of a small but growing number of exclusive private member golf clubs in Scotland. … Continue reading

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26. Grantown-on-Spey. 6th Aug 2015.

Best Value Highland Golf Round  £29 ( any day).   Par 70.  Value (out of 5) – 5   Grantown-on-Spey is in the Strathspey area of The Highlands, an important location for whiskey and salmon fishing lovers, both of which benefit from the … Continue reading

Posted in 18 holes, 1851 - 1900, 5 star, 5 star, Course Architech, Course Owned By, Course Quality, Course Type, Holes, James Braid, Members, Overall Value, Parkland, Price, Region, The Highlands, When Course Established, Willie Park, £20 - £39 | Comments Off on 26. Grantown-on-Spey. 6th Aug 2015.