The Best Golf Tours in Scotland | Updated 2021

Scotland Golf Tours Map

The purpose of this article is to share the locations and courses of great golf tours in Scotland. We have included the areas on which you can travel and tour some of the best golf courses in the world.


Whisky and Golf in Scotland

In our latest blog post we list some of the best places to visit for a whisky and golf tour of Scotland. In this article, we separate Scotland into areas to make it easier for you to decided on which locations you want for a golf and whisky tour of Scotland.

Luxury Golf Trips in Scotland

Scotland is among the finest countries in the world to enjoy a luxury golf break.

Scotland has a long history of golf. Having our first recorded games played in 1457 and today we have over 550 golf courses. In fact, Scotland has more golf courses per head of population than any other country in the world!

We offer luxury chauffeur travel to all the Scottish golf courses listed below.

Where possible we will offer advice on sightseeing opportunities. You will find many options within easy reach of your golf tour in Scotland.

Best Destinations for a Golf Break in Scotland

St Andrews

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Known as the “Home of golf”, St Andrews is as famous as it gets in the world of golf. The “Old Course” at St Andrews is thought to be the oldest golf course in the world. Any golf tours in Scotland would be incomplete without this course.

Located on the east coast of Scotland in the town of the same name. St Andrews the town and the golf course are a must-visit for any golfing enthusiast.

With seven public golf courses, St. Andrews is also home to the Royal and Ancient Club of St. Andrews. It is widely considered one of the most prestigious golf clubs. The British Golf Museum offers some fascinating lessons in the history of golf.

The accommodation options we would recommend to best enjoy your golf trip at St Andrews would be:

Nearby Tours and Sightseeing:

Some notable tours and sightseeing opportunities within easy reach of St Andrews are:

  • Tour of St Andrews University
  • St Andrews Cathedral
  • St Andrews Castle

Close to the capital, East Lothian has a fantastic choice of golf courses to choose from. One notable course is the Open Championship course of Muirfield.

Located on the east coast of Scotland. East Lothian has excellent links to Edinburgh and opportunities for further sightseeing trips.

Our recommended hotels for your Lothian golf tour are:

The Lothians Golf

Perthshire Golf

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Featuring Gleneagles, Perthshire is home to one of the best golf courses in Scotland. With breathtaking scenery, you can enjoy a 9-hole game. Your Scotland golf trip would be incomplete without a visit to the “Heart of Scotland Golf.”

It is also suited for family golf with family-friendly courses. You can play a relaxing round or experience a championship test.

The picturesque town is filled with other attractions to see on your golf tour in Scotland. With great accommodation, you can also visit whiskey distilleries and historic castles.

Some recommended hotels for your stay are:

Among some of the most stunning scenery in the whole of Scotland is the Scottish Highlands. The Highlands also boast a fantastic choice of top golf courses. Including some of the best golf courses in the whole of Scotland. One such course which is located in the Scottish highlands is Royal Dornoch.

Sit back in your chauffeur driven luxury vehicle. Enjoy both your golf break and the breathtaking views of the Scottish Highlands.

This region also offers wonderful scenery and natural beauty. The Highlands and Islands steeped in history are also well worth a visit.

You can also visit the Kessock Bridge and Chanonry Point, where you might be able to catch sight of dolphins.

Some of the best hotels for stay include:

Scottish Highlands Golf Courses