Edinburgh & Lothian
Golf in Scotland
Edinburgh and Lothian Golf Courses that welcome
visitors with websites, price guides, phone numbers,
maps and reviews.
The Edinburgh and Lothian Golf Courses listed on
this page all have bar diners or restaurants for
melas and drinks before or after a game.
The Reviews links give reviews and may give cut
price offers such as: Accommodation and Golf
Prices listed are only a guide to a round in
summer, autumn, spring & winter prices can be up
to half price.
Many Edinburgh Golf Clubs offer discounts for
parties and rounds with catering included.
Click on Post-Codes for Maps & Directions.
Top Touring Courses: used
to host The Open or other Major Tournaments.
Muirfield links golf
course 21 miles east of Edinburgh. Regarded by many
top players as the "fairest" on the rota of courses
used for the Open Championship, and one of the top
golf courses in Scotland. Price guide about £235
round . Tel: 01620 842 123.
Website . EH31 2EG . Reviews
Gullane Golf Club links
courses 20 miles east. Gullane No.1 has hosted
international Championship events, including the
Scottish Amateur Championship and Open Championship
Qualifying. Gullane No.2 has also been used for Open
Championship Qualifying. Gullane No.3 is shorter but
also a stern challenge. Price guide about No 1
£120 - £150 round, No 2 £57 - £62
round, No 3 £37 to £43 round. . Tel:
01620 842 255.
Website . EH31 2BB . Reviews
Grade One Courses: almost as
good as the Top Touring Courses with excellent facilities,
some are used for Open Qualifying.
Archerfield Links Golf
Course links courses 22 miles east.
Archerfield & Dirleton links is an entirely
private venue for seclusion and historic beauty in
its East Lothian surroundings. Price guide about
£58 - £72 round. Tel: 01620 897 050.
Website . EH39 5HQ . Reviews
Bruntsfield Links Golf
Club parks course 4 miles west. One of the
most attractive settings of any golf course in a city
with views over the Firth of Forth. Has hosted the
British Seniors, British Boys, Scottish Youths and
Mid Amateur Championships. Price guide about £75
- £80 round. Tel: 0131 336 1479.
Website . EH4 6JH . Reviews
Craigielaw Golf Club links
course 17 miles east. Unveiled in 1998, this Donald
Steel design is one of the newest in Lothian. An open
and often windswept links that looks like it's been
here for decades. Price guide about £60 -
£90 round. Tel: 01875 870 800.
Website . EH32 0PY . Reviews
Dalmahoy Marriott Hotels
parks courses 7 miles southwest. Marriott Dalmahoy
Hotel & Country Club is set within 1,000 acres of
parkland, just 7 miles from the centre of Edinburgh
with two 18-hole golf courses (one championship
course), a PGA-approved golf academy, gym, indoor
swimming pool, spa and tennis. Price guide £40 -
£65 round. Tel: 0131 333 1845 .
Website . EH27 8EB . Reviews
Deer Park Golf & Country
Club parks course. 13 miles southwest of
Edinburgh, a regional qualifying course for the
British Open and host to the Scottish Championships,
6,690 yard par 72, one of the most challenging and
exciting courses in the UK. Price guide about
£55 - £70 round. Tel: 01506 446 699.
Website . EH54 8AB . Reviews
Duddingston Golf Club
parks course 3 miles southeast. Beneath the
spectacular backdrop of Arthur's Seat with a
signature feature being the Temple, a monument built
by the Duke of Abercorn. Price guide about £45 -
£55 round. Tel: 01316 617 688.
Website . EH15 3QD . Reviews
Dunbar Golf Club links
course 30 miles east. Designed by Old Tom Morris
around 1850 as a Championship links course that
stretches across 6404 yards of coastal terrain. All
the major Scottish Championships have been played
here and used as an Open qualifier on several
occasions. Price guide about £75 - £95
round. Tel: 01368 862 317.
Website . EH42 1LL . Reviews
Glen Golf Club links
course 29 miles east of Edinburgh. A North Berwick
East Links course with superb views across the Firth
of Forth, providing an enjoyable test of golf for all
levels of player. Price guide about £55 -
£85 round. Tel: 01620 892 726.
Website . EH39 4LE . Reviews
Kilspindie Golf Club links
course 18 miles east. Under 6000 yards but the tight
layout and the winds which can whip in from the sea
mean it is always a challenge to play to the par of
69. Price guide about £47 - £58 round. Tel:
01875 870 695.
Website . EH32 0QD . Reviews
Kingsknowe Golf Club parks
course 4 miles southwest. Cherry tree-lined fairways
from which golfers must play to the well-guarded and
relatively small greens. Price guide about £25 -
£40 round. Tel: 0131 441 1145.
Website . EH14 2JD . Reviews
Longniddry GC woodland
links course 18 miles east. A combination of woodland
and links, with many holes featuring tree-lined
fairways, whilst the dry, sandy soil gives them a
links feel. Price guide about £45 - £65
round. Tel: 01875 852 228.
Website . EH32 0NL . Reviews
Luffness New Golf Club
links course 19 miles east. By Gullane in the heart
of the renowned golfing country on the East Lothian
coastline. Founded in 1894 and designed by Old Tom
Morris, challenging and enjoyable golf in a historic
setting. Price guide about £90 round. Tel: 01620
Website . EH32 0QA . Reviews
Murrayfield Golf Club
parks course 19 miles east. A parkland/heathland
layout offering golfers of all abilities a fair test
with magnificent views over Edinburgh, East Lothian
& Fife. Price guide about £60 round. Tel:
0131 347 9961 .
Website . EH12 6EU . Reviews
Musselburgh Golf Club
parks course 8 miles east. A demanding parkland
course in a loop formed by the River Esk by the
historic village of Inveresk. The course is densely
populated by trees and at 6700 yards is a real test.
Price guide about £55 - £65round. Winter
about £18. Tel: 0131 665 2005.
Website . EH21 6SA . Reviews
Ratho Park Golf Club parks
course 8 miles southwest. An easy walking parkland
course by the Union Canal, and completely encircled
by trees, providing a challenge to all standards.
Price guide about £35 - £50 round. Tel:
0131 335 0069.
Website . EH28 8NX . Reviews
Royal Musselburgh GC parks
courses 15 miles east. This picturesque course
certainly worth the visit with the Old Club Cup
dating back to 1774, the oldest trophy still
competitively played for in the world. Price guide
about £55 - £65 round. Tel: 01875 819 000.
Website . EH32 9RP . Reviews
North Berwick Golf Club
links course 28 miles east. A perfect blend of
tradition, hospitality and golfing challenge. The
course is a true Links, starting from the town centre
and stretching west along the shores of the Firth of
Forth. Price guide about £110 - £160 round.
Tel: 01620 895 040.
Website . EH39 4BB . Reviews
Prestonfield Golf Club
links course 2 miles southeast. In a spectacular
location at the foot of Arthur's Seat and the
Salisbury Crags, under a mile from Princes Street and
the City Centre. Price guide about £35 -
£42 round. Tel: 0131 667 9665.
Website . EH16 5HS . Reviews
Royal Burgess Golf Club
parks course 6 miles west. Situated in beautiful
parkland with a many mature trees.Members take pride
in the quality of presentation of the course. Price
guide about £100 round. Tel: 0131 339 2075.
Website . EH4 6BU . Reviews
Grade Two Courses: Less formal
& less expensive than Grade One Courses, but still
Baberton Golf Club parks
course 5 miles southwest. A challenging layout on
undulating terrain with spectacular views of the
Pentland Hills and Edinburgh Castle and the Edinburgh
skyline to the east.. Price guide about £25
round. Tel: 0131 453 4911.
Website . EH14 5DU . Reviews
Castle Park Golf Club
parks course 23 miles east. Amongst mature woodlands
of the Yester Estate with the Lammermuir Hills to the
South. Price guide about £26 - £38 round.
Tel: 01620 810 733.
Website . EH41 4PL . Reviews
Craigmillar Park Golf Club
parks course 3 miles south. Panoramic views over the
city in the Green Belt away from traffic noise.
Partly built on the hillside largely rolling parkland
in character. Price guide about £35 - £45
round. Tel: 0131 667 0047.
Website . EH9 3HG . Reviews
Haddington Golf Club parks
course 20 miles east. Incorporated within the
boundaries of a former country estate and in peaceful
walled surroundings by the River Tyne. Price guide
about £34 - £44 round. Tel: 01620 823 627.
Website . EH41 4PT . Reviews
Kings Acre Golf Club parks
course 6 miles southeast. Challenging and enjoyable
par 70 course and state of the art Golf Academy,
regarded as amongst the finest in Scotland. Price
guide about £29 - £39 round. Tel: 0131 663
Website . EH18 1AU . Reviews
Liberton Golf Club parks
course 3 miles southeast. Rolling parkland in the
south east of Edinburgh with tight fairways and
relatively small well guarded greens. Price guide
about £31 - £36 round. Tel: 0131 664 3009.
Website . EH16 5UJ . Reviews
Merchants of Edinburgh Golf
Club parks course. 3 miles south of Edinburgh
centre, originally designed by Ben Sayers in 1907 and
altered by James Braid in 1936, challenging and fun
with views across Fife, the Lothians and many of
Edinburgh's landmarks. Price guide about £25 -
£35 round. Tel: 0131 447 1219.
Website . EH10 5PY . Reviews
Musselburgh Links Old
Course links course 7 miles east. The oldest
golf course in the world, attracting visitors from
all over the world to play on this historic course.
Open to the public all year round. Price guide about
£14.70 round. Tel: 0131 665 5438.
Website . EH21 7SR . Reviews
Pumpherston Golf Club
parks course 14 miles southwest. An excellent test of
golf with water features throughout the 6000 yard par
70 course and greens built to USGA standards, a true
challenge for all abilities. Price guide about
£30 - £40 round. Tel: 01506 433 336.
Website . EH53 0LQ . Reviews
Silverknowes Golf Club
parks course 5 miles northwest. On the southern side
of the Firth of Forth offering a good golfing
challenge to players of all standards. Easy to walk
with views across the water. Price guide about
£22 - £24 round. Tel: 0131 336 3843.
Website . EH4 5ET . Reviews
Turnhouse Golf Club parks
course 8 miles west. Views to the mountains of the
Scottish Highlands, the River Forth, and the Pentland
Hills. Price guide about £35 - £45 round.
Tel: 0131 339 1014.
Website . EH12 0AD . Reviews