St Andrews, Scotland
The Ardgowan Hotel overview
Restaurant & Bars
Playfairs Restaurant is just off North Street on a South-facing terrace and enjoys an excellent reputation for top class, freshly prepared food. All menus display a Scottish twist and the dishes celebrate the best in local and seasonal produce.
Playfair's Bar in The Pilmour Hotel is an ideal place to relax and watch sport, with seven large screens, friendly staff and a good bar menu.
Golf courses near to Ardgowan Hotel
Castle Stuart Golf Links
Castle Stuart is a fantastic layout and wonderful addition to the Scottish Highlands. Located on the shores of Moray Firth just east of Inverness and with stunning panoramic views.
North Foreland Golf Course
North Foreland is a fun course to play along the cliff top overlooking the English Channel in Kent’s northeast corner. Established in 1903 and with great panoramic views from the clubhouse.
North Berwick Glen Golf Course
North Berwick is blessed with the famous West Links and also the East Links at The Glen Golf Club. Although in the shadow of its neighbour we highly recommend playing the East Links.
A great Old Tom Morris design dating back over 100 years, this is links golf as it used to be played with many of the original hole routings still in play today. A short layout but nonetheless a true test.
The New Course
Designed by Rees Jones, The New Course at Talamore is a fine example of golf in the Sandhills area; towering pine trees, wetlands, lakes, and sandy wastelands, plus elevation changes of over 150 feet.
Elie Golf Links
Elie Golf Club dates back to 1832 and is an outstanding links gem that effortlessly combines undulating fairways with large, fast greens and magnificent views over the Firth of Forth.
The Championship Course at Royal Dornoch is located in the beautiful Highlands of Scotland and consistently ranked amongst the top 5 courses in the world. Tough to get to but well worth the effort.
Kingsbarns Golf Links
Situated on the east coast of Scotland and just 7 miles from St Andrews, Kingsbarns, is widely regarded as one of the UK’s best courses, certainly a must-play when visiting the area of Fife.
Perhaps the most underrated of the St Andrews courses, the Jubilee is full of character and variety. Originally opened in 1897, it underwent changes in 1988 to elevate it to championship standard.
Brora Golf Course
One of the most scenic courses in Scotland, located way up in the highlands and hugging the North Sea coastline. Brora is a beautiful and unique experience, with sheep and cattle roaming freely.
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The Old Course
The Old Course, Vilamoura is the most renowned golf course in Vilamoura, designed by Frank Pennink, this course will provide a great test for any golfer.
Gullane No. 1
No.1 at Gullane is an Open Championship Final Qualifying Course and multiple host of the European Tour’s Scottish Open, with beautiful views across the Firth of Forth.
Lundin Golf Course
Lundin Links, located just 30 minutes south of St Andrews and dating back to 1868, is originally an Old Tom Morris design then James Braid. An authentic links that ranks amongst Scotland’s top 35.
Leven Links Golf Course
Leven Links is one of the oldest and most historical golf clubs in the world. Located just 10 miles south of St Andrews with wonderful views out to Largo Bay. Ranked top 50 in Scotland.