Category Archives: 3 star

96. Craigieknowes. 19th June 2019.

Playing 150 years ago might have felt like this Round £7.   Par 27.  Value (out of 5) – 3 This course is really worth playing, but its assessed ‘value’ of 3 does not necessarily mean this course is good or even … Continue reading

Posted in 1 star, 1946 - 1999, 3 star, 9 holes, Course Architech, Course Owned By, Course Quality, Course Type, Dumfries & Galloway, Highland, Holes, Overall Value, Price, Private, Region, Uncategorized, under £20, Unknown | Comments Off on 96. Craigieknowes. 19th June 2019.

89. Saline. 10 Oct 2018.

‘Salin’ feels like an intrinsic part of Scotland where community and golf are as one entity Round  £15.   Par 34.  Value (out of 5) – 3 Courses like Saline, pronounced ‘Salin’ by the locals, somehow define Scotland, not just Scottish golf. Saline is a village in Fife, not far from Dunfermline. Its elevation on the … Continue reading

Posted in 1901 - 1945, 2 star, 3 star, 9 holes, Course Architech, Course Owned By, Course Quality, Course Type, Holes, Members, Overall Value, Parkland, Price, Region, The Kingdom of Fife, under £20, Unknown, When Course Established | Comments Off on 89. Saline. 10 Oct 2018.

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.