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Aboyne Golf Club

Formaston Park, Aboyne AB34 5HP, Scotland
+44 1339 886328
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Stunning scenery and great course to play

Recently joined this club after moving to the village/town. Frazer Dunlop the Pro/Director of Golf... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Derek D
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Aboyne, United Kingdom
Gem of a course

Played here in June in the Belhaven Captains and Secretaries competition and the course was in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
LINDSANNA
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Dundee, United Kingdom
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The oldest course on Royal Deeside. 6,000 yards of impeccable fairways and faultless greens - a golfer's haven. Aboyne is the understated jewel in the Aberdeenshire golfing crown. Honoured to be chosen by the R&A to host the 'Coronation Foursomes' Area Finals in August 2018. Host venue Scottish Golf North-East District Men's Open August 2018: a World Amateur Ranking Qualifying Event.
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  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“great holes” (2 reviews)
“golf course” (5 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Formaston Park, Aboyne AB34 5HP, Scotland
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+44 1339 886328
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently joined this club after moving to the village/town. Frazer Dunlop the Pro/Director of Golf is a very knowledgeable and friendly guy. The greenkeeping staff also do an amazing job, the condition of the greens after the recent dry spell are a testament to this....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Played here in June in the Belhaven Captains and Secretaries competition and the course was in excellent condition, very tidy and the greens were fast and true, great welcome in the Clubhouse and the food was excellent, a thoroughly enjoyable experience and would certainly recommend...More

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AboyneGC, President at Aboyne Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review, glad you enjoyed your day!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well laid out and well maintained golf course.Greens were excellent and true, 2 different half to this course - tree lined for the 1st and up into the high land for the 2nd half. Catering was fantastic - did all they could to make us...More

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AboyneGC, President at Aboyne Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the review, glad you enjoyed your day.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice meal and very good value for money I had my 40th birthday meal here . Very nice staff and beautiful veiws

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best greens i have played on this year and i have played 32 courses already. Well be back to play again soon.

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AboyneGC, President at Aboyne Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your kind review Bruce6, we are very proud of the work that our greenkeepers do and although biased, i’d have to agree with you! We look forward to welcoming you back

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We played here as part of the Belhaven Best Captains and Secretaries Championship, and as we came third (out of 36 teams) we have very fond memories of the place! I've played it several times before, though, and it is always good fun, well laid...More

1  Thank Coby N
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AboyneGC, President at Aboyne Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, next time maybe try an iron on the second tee!

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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

With really nice views across deeside the course has two halves. First is more open parkland but is challenging on club selection. Greens are in fabulous condition. Second half runs from round the loch up the hill and has some great holes. Great little clubhouse...More

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AboyneGC, President at Aboyne Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review, glad to hear you enjoyed your golf and hospitality. We look forward to welcoming you back again

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Reviewed 14 October 2017

Nice people and a good course under an hour from Aberdeen. It was not in the best of shape while we was there and the back nine was a little bit unusual. But a great dayMore

Thank Morten A
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Allan T, Manager at Aboyne Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Hi Morten Thank you for your review and I am delighted you enjoyed the day. Can you let me know which day and the time you played as it is unusual that the course was not in good condition last week. Thank you again for...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Aboyne is a wonderful mix of parkland and heathland with superb views. The greens are without doubt the best on deeside. Not overly long but a good test with many interesting and challenging holes.

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AboyneGC, Manager at Aboyne Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Hi Steve delighted that you enjoyed our course and we look forward to your next visit.

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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

I've played Aboyne Golf Course a number of times and the course is always well kept with a few tricky holes on the back 9. On this occasion though I was in for food whilst in the area, I'd heard good feedback and wanted to...More

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AboyneGC, Manager at Aboyne Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

Thank you for your comments and we hope to see you back playing or dining at Aboyne Golf Club soon.

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