St Andrews Old Golf Club

St Andrews Old Course The Links, St Andrews, Fife, Scotland

The Old Course at St Andrews is loved or loathed, appreciated or misunderstood, but as the birthplace of golf, it is universally respected. Standing on the first tee of the Old Course at St Andrews is the realisation of a dream for many golfers, yet with the widest fairway in the world ahead, it's amazing how many are overwhelmed by nerves and put forward a less than ideal beginning to their round. The subtle bumps and hollows make for uncertainty on every shot, the placement of the bunkers and other natural hazards and the varied slopes and swales on the massive double greens make for a golfing experience without peer.

Facilities at this golf club
Address: The Links, St Andrews, Fife, Scotland
Region: East
Founded: 15th Century
Course Architect: Daw Anderson (1850s), Old Tom Morris (1860-1900s) and Dr Alistair McKenzie (1930s)
Course Type: Links
Par: 72
Length: 7115 Yards
Pro Shop: Yes
Carts: If you have a permanent disability cart is allowed but must be driven by a caddy
Caddies: Yes
Pull Trollies: After 12 noon
Catering: Yes, in the Links and Eden Clubhouses
Major Events: Hosted the Open Championship 28 times. Hosted the Amateur Championship 16 times. Has also played host to the Walker Cup and the Curtis Cup. Annually hosts the final round of the Dunhill Links Champion
Practice Facilities: Putting green, Driving Range and short game facilities
Guest Locker Rooms: Yes

Go Plan a Tour

← Back to list of Golf Course

Search for a Golf Course
Use one or more of the drop-down menus to perform a quick search
Testimonials
"Dear Susan,  We really enjoyed the `Old Course Experience` package.  Everything went very smoothly and we have recommended it to many people.  Couldn`t have wished for better service. "
David & Carol Brooker, Australia, 2009
"Hi Susan, Rob Bulman and I enjoyed our trip to Scotland!  Just wanted to say thank you for making the arrangements for our trip.  The gentleman that met us at the Edinburgh airport was very..."
George Hagen, USA, 2008
"My golf trip to Scotland was the trip of a lifetime.  Nine rounds in nine days is my kind of holiday.  Each time I checked into a new accomodation it was better than the last. ..."
Darrell Danyluk, Canada, 2008
"Eamonn, Once again you arranged a marvelous trip for our group. Everything went smoothly and on schedule. Our accommodations were excellent and the restaurants you recommended were top notch. As you..."
Gordon Mallory, Pennsylvania, USA, 2005
Read More
Popular Tours
Plan a Tour