Category Archives: Overall Value

This is an overall subjective measure of the combination of quality and price, to give an overall value.

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

Posted in 18 holes, 5 star, 5 star, Before 1850, Course Architech, Course Owned By, Course Quality, Course Type, Holes, Links, Local Authority, over £100, Overall Value, Price, Region, The Kingdom of Fife, Unknown, When Course Established | Comments Off on 81. St Andrews Old Course. 30 Jul 2018

80. Torphins. 25 June 2018.

Incredible value at this gem of a 9 hole course        Round £10.   Par 32.  Value (out of 5) – 5 Torphins Golf Club is situated in Royal Deeside, in the village of the same name, 23 miles west of … Continue reading

Posted in 1851 - 1900, 4 star, 5 star, 9 holes, Aberdeen City and Shire, Course Architech, Course Owned By, Course Quality, Course Type, Holes, Members, Overall Value, Parkland, Price, Region, under £20, Unknown, When Course Established | Comments Off on 80. Torphins. 25 June 2018.

79. Fortrose & Rosemarkie. 24 June 2018.

Possibly the best located Scottish golf course, with evidence that James Braid’s bunkering came pretty cheap!       Round £55.   Par 69.  Value (out of 5) – 4.5 “The Black Isle?”  Well, it’s not an isle and it’s not particularly black!  … Continue reading

Posted in 18 holes, 4 star, 4.5 star, Before 1850, Course Architech, Course Owned By, Course Quality, Course Type, Holes, James Braid, Links, Members, Overall Value, Price, Region, The Highlands, £40 - £59 | Comments Off on 79. Fortrose & Rosemarkie. 24 June 2018.

78. Craggan. 22 June 2018.

Little more than a good “pitch and putt” with a few decent holes thrown in    Round £15.   Par 27.  Value (out of 5) – 2 Craggan 9 hole golf course serves a great purpose as a nicely maintained facility in … Continue reading

Posted in 2 star, 2 star, 9 holes, Commercial, Course Architech, Course Owned By, Course Quality, Course Type, Holes, Overall Value, Parkland, Price, Region, The Highlands, Unknown, When Course Established, £20 - £39 | Comments Off on 78. Craggan. 22 June 2018.