Where Open Championship courses and spectacular coastal scenery meet

Why book a golf vacation to South West Scotland

  • Host of the first Open Championship in 1860
  • Three world-famous links - Turnberry, Royal Troon and Prestwick
  • 40 historic castles to visit
  • Spectacular coastal scenery with Isle of Arran backdrop
  • Fun seaside towns and stunning beaches
  • Prominent Ayrshire clans of Wallace and Bruce
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Host of The Open Championship more than 35 times

Play the best golf courses in South West Scotland

Best of the West…the South West

Golf travel tips for South West Scotland

Best months for golfing weather:

May to September

Best months for value:

April & October

Most popular months:

May, June & September

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Seaside towns and one magnificent golf resort