A list of Golf Courses that welcome visitors
in the northeast of Scotland.
Prices listed are only a guide, check the websites for up to date prices and offers.
Many clubs offer discounts for parties and
rounds with catering included.
Click on Post-Codes for Maps, Directions and
Top Touring Courses:
used to host The Open or other Major
Links courses north side of Aberdeen. Has been used for
major national and international events
on the classic Balgownie Links. Subtle
changes are regularly made to keep the
course interesting and challenging for
all golfers. Price guide about Balgownie
Links £195 round, Silverburn Course
about £70 round. Tel: 01224 702 571.
Website . AB23
Links courses 10 miles north of Aberdeen.
A modern championship golf course of a
classical Scottish links. The course has
a Par of 72 with a maximum length of 7400
yards. Price guide about £200 -
£250 round. Tel: 01358 743 300.
Website . AB23
Grade One Courses:
almost as good as the Top Touring Courses with
excellent facilities, some are used for Open
Cruden Bay Golf
Links course 23 miles north of Aberdeen
at Cruden Bay. Old fashioned links
golf at its best, one of the top links
courses in Scotland. Price guide about
£145 - £160 round, 9 hole course £20
- £40. Tel: 01779 812 285.
Website . AB42 0NN
Parks courses 5 miles southwest of
Aberdeen centre. Visitors are
welcome at Deeside Golf Club to play the
courses or enjoy an Open Competition.
Price guide about £100 round
Haughton Course, £40 round Blair Course.
Tel: 01224 869 457.
Website . AB15
Duff House Royal Golf
Parks course 45 miles northwest of
Aberdeen by Banff. A flat, well manicured
parkland course with little rough. The
large Mackenzie two-tiered greens make
the course a tough but fair challenge to
golfers of all levels. Price guide
£70 round. Tel: 01261 812 075.
Website . AB45 3SX
Links courses 40 miles north of Aberdeen
by Frazerburgh town. Founded in
1777 and redesigned by James Braid in
1922, a tough but fair test of golf. The
Corbie Course is a Scottish Links built
round Corbie Hill. Price guide £40 -
£60 round. Tel: 01346 516 616.
Website . AB43 8TL
Meldrum House Golf
Parks course 18 miles northwest of
Aberdeen. A scenic course on the tranquil
grounds of historic Meldrum House with
picturesque woodland and spectacular
water features. Only available for guests
staying at the hotel, price about £195
per night / game. Tel: 01651 872 294.
Website . AB51
Links courses in Lossiemouth, 69 miles northwest
of Aberdeen. The old course is said to be
one of the finest links in Scotland,
designed by Old Tom Morris with deep
revetted bunkers, gorse lined fairways
and fast greens. Price guide Old Moray
about £95 round, New Moray about
£50. Tel: 01343 812 018.
Website . IV31 6QS
Murcar Links Golf
Links courses 5 miles north of Aberdeen
centre. A par of 71 with a standard
scratch rating of 72. Has been used for
the European Challenge Tour's inaugural
Scottish Challenge. Price guide about
£110 round. Tel: 01224 704 354.
Website . AB23
Newburgh on Ythan
Links course 13 miles north of Aberdeen.
Quality greens, playability regardless to
the weather conditions and a magnificent
setting. The Paul Lawrie Junior Classic
is an annual event at the club. Price
guide about £40 - £100 round.
Tel: 01358 789 058.
Website . AB41
Parks courses 9 miles northwest of
Aberdeen. The club has hosted the
European tour, international events and
the Hawkshill Course Opened in September
1990, a 6,700 yard Championship Course.
Price guide Hawkshill course about
£50 round, Swailend course about
£35 round. Tel: 01651 863 002.
Website . AB21
Links course 33 miles north of Aberdeen
by Peterhead town. Among the dunes and
across the links ground is a classic
example of a tough Scottish seaside golf
course. Price guide £70 - £90
round, 9 hole course £20. Tel: 01779 472
Website . AB42