Experience the finest hotels & golf courses in this lively city
Where better to base your next break to Scotland than in Glasgow. Its central location allows for ease of access from across the UK and with 100s of golf courses within an hour’s drive, it’s the perfect base for a Scottish golf tour. We’ve got plenty of hotels in the city centre for those looking to stay close to the action, with fantastic layouts at the likes of Westerwood Golf Club, Dullatur Golf Club, Gleddoch Golf Club and the Earl of Mar Golf Course at the 5* Mar Hall, Glasgow does offer a break for every golfer.
Why play golf in Glasgow?
- Host destination for major sporting events
- Golf & nightlife
- Oceanic climate
- European city of culture
A cultural hub with a rich golfing heritage
Glasgow’s place as one of the most culturally diverse cities in the UK is of little doubt, but its proximity to both the Ayrshire and Fife coastlines means that world-class golf is never too far away. Those looking to stay on-site simply must check out the stunning accommodation and golf on offer at the 5* Mar Hall. Away from the hustle and bustle of the city, Mar Hall is a haven for smaller groups and couples with spectacular views over the River Clyde and the Kilpatrick Hills.
Other resort options include The Westerwod Hotel & Golf Resort with it’s scenic 18-hole Par 71 golf course having been designed by Seve Ballesteros and Dave Thomas. Additionally, the Gleddoch Golf Course at Gleddoch Hotel, Spa & Golf is often talked about amongst the best championship layouts in the region and following the multi-million-pound refurbishment of the clubhouse, there are few better places for a post-round pint.
Standalone courses close to Glasgow include the 36-holes offered at Dullatur Golf Club. Established in 1896, the Carrckstone and Antonine Courses offer panoramic views of the Campsie Fells and is easily accessible from the M80 motorway thanks to its location on the east of the city.
Popular golf destinations in Glasgow
Why play Glasgow golf courses?
Glasgow has always been a hugely popular destination with tourists and golfers alike, the city is known for its lively nature and golfers are flocking here to take advantage of its incredible array of golf courses which can be played at some of the best prices in the UK.
Being Scotland’s largest city means that transport links to it are abundant and relatively cheap meaning that golfers should find no problems when trying to get to Glasgow. Golfers will also be pleased to know that the accommodation options in Glasgow are as abundant as the flights, with so many options available, meaning golfers are bound to find something which pleases every golfer in their group.
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Where to stay on your golf break in Glasgow
Glasgow is a fantastic location to stay on your next golf break and is becoming a real crowd-pleaser amongst many of our Golfbreak organisers due to its dynamic nature which satisfies nearly every want/need. The accommodation options of Glasgow are vast and often it can be overwhelming to ensure you pick the best place for your group, however, there are certainly two highlights for those with limited or higher budgets.
The Westerwood Hotel & Golf Resort is one of Glasgow’s best golf resorts for those looking to get away for a few nights and experience both the golf and the city culture Glasgow has. The hotel offers 148 bedrooms, which are spacious and modern in style with many offering golfers tremendous views of the attached golf course which ensure your stay here is memorable. Dining options at Westerwood range from fine dining in Flemings Restaurant to more hearty meals in the Bar and Grill all of which use fresh local produce. What’s more the Westerwood Hotel & Golf Resort is superb value for money and golfers are always stunned with how much they can get at such a low price point.
Mar Hall Golf and Spa Resort is another of Glasgow’s golf resorts and accommodation options situated on the banks of the River Clyde a mere 10mins from Glasgow airport its an extremely popular destination. With 53 beautifully equipped rooms as well as an impressive array of on-site facilities including a number of bars and restaurants, a great range of leisure and corporate facilities, golfers can expect to be spoilt by the resorts wonderfully accommodating staff.