The cradle of the game

Fife is a truly magical golf location which is often known as the cradle of the game with its rich golfing history, passionate locals and array of wonderfully historic old-school courses, it's no wonder golf breaks in Fife are so popular with golf fanatics from across the globe. Fife also happens to boast some fantastic hotels and accommodation options which only helps to elevate its status as one of our top-selling premium golf destinations.

Why book a golf break to Fife?

  • Experience the birthplace of golf
  • World class links
  • Incredible historic venues
  • Hidden gems and famous courses

True links golf on your Fife golf break

Fife is a remarkable destination with an extraordinary golfing history and background and it has rightly earned itself the nickname of the "Cradle of the Game". The golf history of the region is well-known and the courses of Fife certainly befit this reputation and are some of the truest forms of links golf in the UK.

St Andrew’s Golf Links is, of course, the King of Fife, with the courses legendary in the golfing community and rightly so, when considering that the game may not even exist today without St Andrews.

However, St Andrews isn’t the only course of note in Fife, golfers should not overlook Crail Golfing Society a beautiful old course and a great example of true Scottish links. Along with Lundin Links, golf here is an excellent experience that golfers are sure to remember for a long time not only because of the excellent course, but the history which is perfectly encapsulated here.

An essential trip for all golf enthusiasts

Recognised worldwide as the home and heart of golf, Fife, with St Andrews at its centre has attracted golfers to its sacred fairways for over 500 years. It's not just the quality of golf that draws golfers here, but also the phenomenal beauty of the surrounding countryside and coastline.

Known for its extraordinary history and fantastic bars and restaurants, it is a magical place for all golfers. Fife also offers a superb range of accommodation options with many traditional Scottish quaint hotels offering unmatched hospitality and service.

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Quaint hotels set in picturesque villages

As you might expect, there’s no shortage of accommodation options in and around Fife.

For those looking for a perfect base located on the stunning coastline of East Neuk, The Old Manor is ideal, blessed with a backdrop of the fantastic rolling green hills of Fife. Panoramic views of this stunning landscape are viewable from all rooms and are truly awe-inspiring.

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