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Great golf course with Amazing views

This was the first time i had played The Royal Tarlair course!! The views from the course are... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Stewart B
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Peterhead, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great Course

Was a junior member here back in 1996 and this was the first time I had played here since... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2017
Chefritchie
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London, United Kingdom
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12 Jul 2017
“Great golf course with Amazing views”
16 Jan 2017
“Great Course”
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A cliff top parkland course which certainly presents a challenge for the more serious golfer,and offers enjoyable golf in an ideal setting for the not so serious. A warm welcome awaits all visitors to Royal Tarlair and all we ask of you is to enjoy...more
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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

This was the first time i had played The Royal Tarlair course!! The views from the course are amazing with cliffs very close to the course and the 13th par 3 is one of the best holes I have every seen hitting down a steep...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Stewart B
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Was a junior member here back in 1996 and this was the first time I had played here since then. Great course well maintained with some tricky holes. Will be back

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Chefritchie
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

If you like golf and scenery then this is the place for you. Some fantastic holes where the designer makes you think. Brilliant

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Sandyfroh
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

This place is fantastic. By far the best course in the north east with friendly staff and great views. Good prices and terrific value for money

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Sandyfroh
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

The club also offer the use of the large clubhouse for functions. My son and his wife had their wedding dance in the clubhouse and a lot of effort was put in by all the staff to make it a great night. The club was...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Holidays059
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

This is a very boring course and couldn't get through the the whole course as it was that bad. It may be good for the area but I believe it is only 1 of 2 so that's not saying much. Found a member of staff...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Jonathan M
Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

Without doubt one of the best courses in the area. Stunning greens which are the best in the North East and views to match. If you are visiting the area make this course your number one choice!!

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank dghayfield
Reviewed 11 May 2016

Had a fantastic time at Royal Tarlair, the setting of the course is breathe taking with fantastic views over the sea. Course plays harder than it looks with a good few challenges on the way round, the 13th hole is a must - the best...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank maymog1
Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

By far the best golf ever created. Fantastic test of golf and very good greens. Wonderful staff in the clubhouse and on the course itself

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Sandyfroh
Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

Played here for many a year and never not enjoyed my 18 holes. Excellent views, quality greens all year round and the par 3 13th is to die for, up there with the best in the U.K if not world.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank mike02legge
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