Edinburgh & Lothian
Golf in Scotland
and Lothian Golf Courses that welcome visitors with
websites, price guides, phone numbers, maps and
The Edinburgh and Lothian Golf Courses listed on
this page all have bar diners or restaurants for
meals and drinks before or after a game.
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.
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 £310 round . Tel: 01620 842 123.
Website . EH31 2EG . Images
Gullane Golf Club
Links courses 20 miles east of Edinburgh at Gullane. 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 £195 - £225 round, No 2 £85
- £95 round, No 3 £49 to £59 round.
Tel: 01620 842 255.
Website . EH31 2BB . Images
The Renaissance Club
Links course 22 miles east of Edinburgh. Opened in
2008 as a top Golf Club in Scotland, hosting the
Scottish Open, Scottish Seniors Open and Scottish
Ladies Open. You normaly have to stay and play, Price
guide about - expensive. Tel: 01620 850 901.
Website . EH39 5HS . Images
Grade One Courses: almost
as good as the Top Touring Courses with excellent
facilities, some are used for Open Qualifying.
Archerfield Links Golf
Links courses 22 miles east of Edinburgh. Archerfield
& Dirleton links is an entirely private venue for
seclusion and historic beauty in its East Lothian
surroundings. Price guide about £200 round. Tel:
01620 897 050.
Website . EH39 5HU
Bruntsfield Links Golf
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 £50 - £175
round. Tel: 0131 336 1479.
Website . EH4 6JH
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
£73 - £100 round. Tel: 01875 870 800.
Website . EH32 0PY
Dalmahoy Golf Resort
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 £60 -
£80 round. Tel: 0131 333 1845 .
Website . EH27 8EB
Deer Park Golf & Country
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 £25 - £40
round. Tel: 01506 446 699.
Website . EH54 8AB
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 £55 -
£75 round. Tel: 01316 617 688.
Website . EH15 3QE
Dunbar Golf Club
Links course 30 miles east at Dunbar. 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 £95 - £130
round. Tel: 01368 862 317.
Website . EH42 1LL . Images
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
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 £90 - £100 round.
Tel: 01875 870 695.
Website . EH32 0QD
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 £35 - £50 round. Tel: 0131 441 1145.
Website . EH14 2JD
Longniddry Golf Club
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 £75 -
£90 round. Tel: 01875 852 141.
Website . EH32 0NL
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 £140 round. Tel: 01620 843
Website . EH32 0QA
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 £90 round. Tel:
0131 337 3478 .
Website . EH12 6EU
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 £100 - £125 round. Tel:
0131 665 2005.
Website . EH21 6SA
North Berwick Golf
Links course 28 miles east at North Berwick. 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 £120 -
£200 round. Tel: 01620 895 040.
Website . EH39 4BB . Images
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 £55 - £70
round. Tel: 0131 335 0068.
Website . EH28 8NX
Royal Musselburgh Golf
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 £35 - £80 round. Tel: 01875 819 000.
Website . EH32 9RP
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 -
£50 round. Tel: 0131 667 9665.
Website . EH16 5HS
Royal Burgess Golf
Parks course 6 miles west 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
Grade Two Courses: Less
formal & less expensive than Grade One Courses,
but still excellent courses.
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 £45
round. Tel: 0131 453 4911.
Website . EH14 5DU
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 £30 - £40 round.
Tel: 01620 810 733.
Website . EH41 4PL
Craigmillar Park Golf
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 £40 - £50
round. Tel: 0131 667 0047.
Website . EH9 3HG
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 £55 - £65 round. Tel: 01620 822 727.
Website . EH41 4PT
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 £30 - £40 round. Tel:
0131 663 3456.
Website . EH18 1AU
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 £25 - £40 round. Tel: 0131 664 3009.
Website . EH16 5UJ
Merchants of Edinburgh Golf
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 £35 -
£45 round. Tel: 0131 447 1219.
Website . EH10 5PY
Musselburgh Links Old
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 £18
round. Tel: 0131 653 5122.
Website . EH21 7SR
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 433 337.
Website . EH53 0LQ
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
£25 round. Tel: 0131 336 3843.
Website . EH4 5ET
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 £65 - £75
round. Tel: 0131 339 1014.
Website . EH12 0AD
Winterfield Golf Club
Links course 30 miles east of Edinburgh by Dunbar with spectacular
views to the Firth of Forth, Bass Rock and Isle of
May. Price guide about £30 - £35 round.
Tel: 01368 863 562 .
Website . EH42 1AU . Images