Founded in 1892, Rothesay Golf Club was moved, extended and relaid out by James Braid in 1908, with a first tee only ¾ of a mile from Rothesay pier. Over the course of the 20th century mostfamous golfers played and enthused about the course. The course circles around Canada Hill which at about 400ft gives spectacular views of the Firth of Clude, the Cowal Hills, Lochs Ridden and Striven, the Mull of Kintyre, the isle of Arran and the Ayrshire Hills.
A SPECIAL golfing experience awaits close to the sands of Stravannan Bay on the west coast of the beautiful Isle of Bute. Here you will find a hidden gem. Bute Golf Club's unique nine-hole Kingarthcourse which provides an opportunity to sample the very origins of the game. Golf has been played here for more than 120 years, making it the oldest course on the island.
Innellan Golf Club is a nine hole course located above Innellan village and can offer some panoramic views over the Firth of Clyde. Many visitors to our course comment that the green fee was wellworth the views alone. The course was established in 1891 and has undergone a few changes since that time to develop into the par 64 layout that is used today. Amongst the golfing challenges that our course presents the signature hole must be the par 4 sixth.
Skelmorlie Golf Club is a long established 18 hole private golf course situated on the gentle slopes overlooking the villages of Skelmorlie & Wemyss Bay on the West Coast of Scotland. Only 40 minsfrom Glasgow & enjoying an unusually temperate climate which providing there is no frost, allows main greens to be used throughout the winter months. Every year Hundreds of visitors are made most welcome at Skelmorlie Golf Club. A short but tricky course where good positional play will do well.
The Greenock Golf Club was founded in 1890 and is located in a commanding position high above the town. In 1924 that busiest of all Golf Course Architects, former open champion James Braid was invitedto advise on reconstruction. Leased farmlands were duly purchased and an eighteen and a nine hole course were built, being completed in 1927.
Port Glasgow Golf Club (designed by James Braid) was founded in 1895 initially as a 9 hole course before being expanded to 18 holes (par 64) in 1920. Noted for maintaining its conditions all yearround it will test the accuracy and judgment of most golfers particularly when the winds gets up!
Visitors can make use of and enjoy our bar and restaurant facilities or visit the pro shop and let our professional and friendly team take care of all your equipment, training and advice requirements.Our 200 yard practice area with 6 bays, chipping green and short game area allow golfers to hone their skills. When fully developed, the practice areas will be open to the community and promises to be a centre of excellence for the youth in our area.
Welcome to the web site of Ardeer Golf Club, one of Ayrshire's oldest clubs. The site provides a variety of information regarding our course, competitions and extensive facilities for club members andvisitors alike. The tree-lined course benefits from views of the Firth of Clyde so golfers can enjoy the scenery as well as a challenging round on our deceptively demanding golf course. The first stop for visitors should be our course guide for more information and images of the course.
For all you ladies out there you can join our course for £250 for 12 months with limited restrictions. Payable by direct debit monthly. Are you under 30 years of age - JOIN FOR ONLY £450 for 12months unlimited golf and full use of facilities until you reach the age of 30.
Ranfurly Castle celebrated it's 125th Anniversary in 2014, making it the oldest Golf Club in Renfrewshire. The course is widely recognised as one of the finest "Classic" courses and is acknowledged asone of the best moorland courses in Scotland. Ranfurly Castle is a superb golf course, in terms of condition, layout and setting - it is a great test of golf for all levels. I can understand why some members do not want to play elsewhere because we are definitely spoiled here.