Golf In Scotland – Where It All Began!
A winning blend of natural beauty and golfing adventure, the three championship golf courses at Gleneagles are regarded among the very best golf courses in the world. This famous five star resort set in the rolling countryside of Scotland has 54 holes of top class parkland golf with the Kings, Queens & PGA Courses. The PGA will host the 2014 Ryder Cup.
The Turnberry Ailsa Course is a well-known golf course that has played host to The Open Championship many times. Named after the landmark rock “Ailsa Craig”, the holes from 4 through 11, playing alongside the sea, are among the most beautiful & demanding in the World. Last hosted Open in 2009 when Tom Watson lost in playoff to Stewart Cink
Royal Aberdeen Golf Club in Aberdeen, Scotland, was founded in 1780 and claims to be the sixth oldest golf club in the world. The 2011 home to the Walker Cup, Royal Aberdeen is another majestic links course.
“It represented a huge gap in my golfing education not to have played Royal Aberdeen until now – much more than a good golf course, a noble links”
St Andrews Old Course
The Spirtual home of Golf, Mecca of Golf, the Worlds most famous golf course, the mother of Golf & so on. 18 Time Major Winner Jack Nicklaus has said of the Old Course. “I fell in love with it the first day I played it. There is just no other golf course that is remotely close.”