Category Archives: Private

67. Bridge of Allan. 11th Oct 2017.

A 9 hole course from bygone days worth experiencing.  Summary:  Round  £20.   Par 33.  Value (out of 5) – 4 There can’t be many golfers who play Bridge of Allan for the first time that find the par 3 1st green with … Continue reading

Posted in 1851 - 1900, 3 star, 3 star, 9 holes, Course Architech, Course Owned By, Course Quality, Course Type, Holes, Loch Lomond, The Trossachs, Stirling & the Forth Valley, Old Tom Morris, Overall Value, Parkland, Price, Private, Region, When Course Established, £20 - £39 | Comments Off on 67. Bridge of Allan. 11th Oct 2017.

66. Turnhouse. 10th Oct 2017

Nice layout with good greens with upside for plane spotters!  Summary:  Round  £35.   Par 69.  Value (out of 5) – 3.5 Turnhouse golf course was laid out with 9 holes in 1897, and extended to 18 holes a few years later.  The … Continue reading

Posted in 18 holes, 1851 - 1900, 3 star, 3.5 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, £20 - £39 | Comments Off on 66. Turnhouse. 10th Oct 2017

60. Dalmahoy West. 7th May 2017

Pleasant parkland course which would be ideal for the more social of society golf days.   Summary:  Cost “between £30 – £55”.  Par 68.  Score 88.  Value (out of 5) – 2.   So it has taken until 7th May to blog the first … Continue reading

Posted in 18 holes, 1901 - 1945, 2 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, £40 - £59 | Comments Off on 60. Dalmahoy West. 7th May 2017

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

Posted in 18 holes, 5 star, Course Architech, Course Quality, Course Type, Edinburgh & The Lothians, Holes, invitation only, Links, Private, Region, Since 2000, Tom Doak, When Course Established | Comments Off on 40. The Renaissance Club. 27th May 2016