Bed and Breakfasts and self-catering
List of Golf courses in East Lothian,
East of Edinburgh
Golf courses and accommodation in East Lothian, Scotland
Mary Queen of Scots reputedly played here in 1567. Possibly the oldest golf links in the world. Hire hickory clubs and play the 9 hole course as it was in the old days.
Top class championship course designed by James Braid in 1938. An 18 hole, par 71 course, 6725 yards long.
An 18 hole, par 70. Picturesque parkland course kept in tip-top shape.
The closest seaside course to Edinburgh. a good test for any golfer with many raised large greens and approaches that you would expect of a links layout.
Lying hidden among the nature reserve of Aberlady Bay: sea-birds, migratory geese and seals. In the distance, Edinburgh. Challenging, quick, deceptive greens, well-defined fairways.
A challenging traditional links course, 18 hole, par 70, Founded in 1894 and designed by Old Tom Morris.
Tel: +44 (0)1620 842255
1884. Carved into the ancient links turf, pot bunkers, wispy grasses and smooth-running greens
1898. The beauty of the East Lothian coastline and the challenge of the layout create an unforgettable round that epitomises links golf in Scotland
2010. matured to become a much loved destination for many visiting golfer. true running greens and numerous bunkers to be avoided – and all played out in stunning scenery
10 MuirfieldTel: +44 (0)1620 842123
1891. A classic links course one of the oldest clubs in golf, world famous.
On the edge of the Firth of Forth, sea in play on 6 holes! The beach is just one long and sometimes wet hazard if the tide is in.
1894/1906. The Glen enjoys a breathtaking cliff top location with many spectacular holes offering views of the Firth of Forth and its islands including the Bass Rock, the world renowned bird sanctuary.
Stunning views of the Firth of Forth, the Bass Rock and the Isle of May, with Lammermuir Hills as a backdrop.
14 DunbarTel: +44 (0)1368 862317
Spectacular coastline setting.
15 Castle ParkTel: +44 (0)1620 810733
Parkland feel with very good greens quite quirky at times.
16 GiffordTel: +44 (0)1620 810267
Fine 9 hole course that plays like an 18 hole course.
17 HaddingtonTel: +44 (0)1620 823627
18 CraigielawTel: +44 (0)1875 870800
Coastal challenging 18 hole championship golf course, designed by Donald Steel.
Each accommodation has been visited personally and photographed by us.
B&B. Georgian house dating from 1780, set in woodland and gardens, 20 miles from Edinburgh and central for East Lothian golf courses.
B&B. In North Berwick, just 33 minutes by train from Edinburgh, above the town overlooking the Firth of Forth. Very comfortable, quiet and elegant.
B&B. Overlooking Longniddry golf course, quick access to Edinburgh by car, bus or train. 2 acre garden, tennis court, a charming small country house. Walking distance from pubs/restaurant.
B&B. Georgian farmhouse bed and breakfast 30 minutes East of Edinburgh at Drem, central for all the golf courses. Railway station close by.
Rental. Self catering cottage attached to Drem Farm House (above), modernised bothy with great character available for self-catering rental, sleeping 4.
B&B or Rental.
35 minutes from Edinburgh by train, station 3 miles. Converted granary in Fife near Kirkcaldy. Gardens, loch, 1000 acres. A Great place to stay for golf in both Fife and East Lothian. Bed and breakfast or self-catering rental for 4 to 6.