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The Castle Course, St. Andrews Links

A91, St Andrews KY16 8PL, Scotland
+44 1334 466666
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A great, pretty challenging, golf course

Played on a rather overcast day but although there was limited view out to sea the panorama back... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2017
A links course but not o difficult

The course was well set out and not to difficult for the high handicap player but good also for the... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2017
Coventry, United Kingdom
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The newest addition to St Andrews Links, The Castle Course opened in 2008 becoming the seventh course at the Home of Golf and part of the largest public golfing complex in Europe. Set on a rugged cliff-top with spectacular views over St Andrews, The Castle Course offers a memorable golfing experience.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good17%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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A91, St Andrews KY16 8PL, Scotland
+44 1334 466666

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Reviewed 10 May 2017

Played on a rather overcast day but although there was limited view out to sea the panorama back into St Andrews was great. Enough of that - what about the course? Superbly laid out with lots of interesting (challenging) mounds and gullies combined with undulating...More

1  Thank keentrek
Reviewed 8 May 2017

The course was well set out and not to difficult for the high handicap player but good also for the mid handicap player. The staff were all friendly and so helpful. A special thank you to Alan for helping us with our golf on arrival...More

1  Thank dp111golf
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I played today, and it was the hardest course we've ever played. The greens are as advertised - very hard, squirrelly, and punishing. Being right on the water, the views were exceptional, but bloody windy and at 13 degrees, cold. My favorite...More

1  Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We played one round in the evening and then had dinner at the restaurant. The food was in line with all the other golf restaurants but I give this place extra credit for adding small tastful add-ons to the meal. It was a good final...More

1  Thank LarsoBirgitta
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We played in early April 2017 in glorious sunshine with old a light breeze. The course is in excellent condition and the greens are true and consistent, the fairways are firm and allow the ball to roll. The views from the course are fantastic. The...More

1  Thank Douglas I
Reviewed 9 April 2017

My Dad and I had a week booked up in St Andrews playing the various courses, and The Castle course was thrown in as part of the deal. The setting is great, as is the club house. And when we started playing we thought it...More

Thank jamesdj92
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Took advantage if their opening offer the last 2 years and booked again to play this year, Fantastic golf course, some challenging holes. Food in the club house is pretty good aswell. Would recommend

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This is our 3rd (annual) visit to The Castle Course on their March deal - £69.00 for coffee & bacon roll, 18 holes of golf and a 2 course meal afterwards. A superb deal, lovely large spacious clubhouse, driving range with complimentary golfballs and a...More

Thank wbdodds
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Played my first ever St Andrew's golf course, The Castle course, fairly gentle opeing hole to get you in the groove, then it just gets better and better. The course had only just opened after its winter shutdown, the staff were there, attentive, friendly and...More

Thank McFar67
Reviewed 21 November 2016

We are not golfers but we enjoyed seeing the famous course with its beautiful views over the bay. The 18th Green Shop and the other shops are worth browsing even if you don't play golf. The town is nice to explore and have a leisurely...More

Thank Sharon W
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virgil s
4 April 2017|
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Response from StAndrewsLinks | Property representative |
Hi Virgil. Dependant on traffic, in a car from the airport it should only take 1hr 15 mins roughly.
Mark M
4 September 2015|
Response from StAndrewsLinks | Property representative |
Hi Mark, 1-17 April: £84 adults, £42 juniors 18-30 April: £120 adults, £60 juniors For more information please visit our website. Just search St Andrews Links on Google. Many thanks