Best beach destinations for a UK golf trip
Home to amazing beaches, great nightlife, and classic links courses, discover some of the best seaside locations in the UK.
Beach in Kent
Medieval village, Kent
With exceptional views of the coast, Southport beach is a great sunny spot. It’s also just a short walk away from the buzzing town centre, so you’re not far from the bars, clubs, hotels and top attractions. Some of the most popular bars and clubs include Taps and Bottles, and Zodiac Nightclub. Southport also proudly boasts a huge number of independent pubs and restaurants, so you’ll have plenty of options to choose from.
Nearby Churchtown and Birkdale also have lots of bars and pubs where you can enjoy a few beers after a day on the course.
Pub in Southport
West Sands Beach
Visit the famous West Sands Beach for a chance to escape, discover the fascinating medieval St Andrew’s Cathedral and Castle, or savour lowland single malt Scotch whiskey at Kingsbarns whiskey distillery. You can even go on a food tour which visits five locations where you’ll taste mouth-watering locally sourced food and drink.
Ruins of St Andrews Castle
Golfer's on the course
While it is a hotbed of British golf, your stay in Cornwall is not complete before trying a mouth-watering Cornish pasty!
East Lothian town
Senior UK Travel Consultant