Category Archives: 3.5 star

87. Archerfield – Dirleton Links. 13 Sep 2018.

One of the two courses on the Archerfield Estate, Dirleton demands a place in the “Faux” Links discussion Round £90…plus hotel residency!   Par 72.  Value (out of 5) – 3.5 Nestled between Muirfield and North Berwick, and adjacent to the magnificent … Continue reading

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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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83. Dunkeld & Birnam. 25 Aug 2018.

This brilliantly located course, with great countryside views, is a tough 18 hole undulating walk – I wonder whether in time the club may reflect it should have stayed as a 9 hole layout?  Round £30.   Par 69.  Value (out … Continue reading

Posted in 18 holes, 1851 - 1900, 3.5 star, 4 star, Course Architech, Course Owned By, Course Quality, Course Type, Heathland, Holes, Members, Old Tom Morris, Overall Value, Perthshire, Price, Region, When Course Established, £20 - £39 | Comments Off on 83. Dunkeld & Birnam. 25 Aug 2018.

74. Fairmont Kittocks. 20 Dec 2017.

American style resort “Links” 2 miles south east of St Andrews        Round £95.   Par 71.  Value (out of 5) – 3.5 The Kittocks is one of two courses on the Fairmont hotel complex just outside St Andrews.  The resort … Continue reading

Posted in 18 holes, 3.5 star, 4 star, Bruce Devlin, Commercial, Course Architech, Course Owned By, Course Quality, Course Type, Denis Griffiths, Holes, Links, Overall Value, Price, Region, Since 2000, The Kingdom of Fife, When Course Established, £80 - £99 | Comments Off on 74. Fairmont Kittocks. 20 Dec 2017.