Golf breaks in St Andrews, Scotland

St Andrews is famed the world over as the Home of Golf. Attracting thousands of visitors every year, looking to follow in the footsteps of legends by playing the Old Course. A trip to St Andrews, Fife, is one of the best golf breaks in Scotland. And a must for any golf enthusiast.

The Old Course and St Andrews Links

Elderburn Lodges are only a short distance from the Old Course itself. As well as several other outstanding golf courses on St Andrews Links. So it goes without saying that we are perfectly placed to host groups of visitors seeking the ultimate in luxury golf breaks. On St Andrews Links alone there are 7 golf courses, plus many more in the surrounding area. Making this the perfect destination for your Scottish golf break. 

Other golf courses in and around Fife

Fife is home to over 45 clubs, some of which are the most historic and challenging golf courses in Scotland. Around 6 miles along the coast you will find Kingsbarns Golf Links, hailed as a links masterpiece when it opened in 2000. The Alfred Dunhill Links Championship is played every year between Kingsbarns, the Old Course, and Carnoustie in the neighbouring County of Angus – yet another spectacular course – regularly used for the British Open, and within driving distance of your luxury break at Elderburn Lodges. Scotscraig Golf Club is also well worth a visit, located just along the coast from us in Tayport. An Open Final Qualifying Course, and the 13th oldest golf club in the world, it is ideally located between St. Andrews and Carnoustie. Let us help you book your tee time!

More top courses in Scotland

Other courses include Muirfield. A little further away in East Lothian, but at number 9 in the top 100 golf courses in the world, absolutely well worth the 90-minute drive. Closer to St Andrews, Lundin Links is considered by Golf Monthly magazine to be one of the finest links courses in the UK. And it is regularly used for Open qualifying. At nearby Kingarrock Hickory Golf Club you can step back in time and play a round with vintage hickory sticks in the spirit of ‘Old’ Tom. Further along the coastline Balcomie Links – a Morris-designed course owned by one of the oldest clubs in the world, Crail Golfing Society – is a must for your diary.

PGA Professional lessons

We can arrange for lessons with a PGA Professional, including video analysis. Or even play 9 or 18 holes with the professional on a number of golf courses in and around St Andrews. A fantastic experience for any golfer, these golf packages are incredibly popular. So contact us as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. Prices vary depending on the number of golfers, and the chosen courses.

Let us help

The passion for golf in Fife is visible everywhere, and you can’t help but be inspired by your surroundings. Talk to us when booking your luxury self-catering lodge at Elderburn Lodges and we’ll help you to plan memorable St Andrews golf breaks. These timeless courses will fill you with lifelong memories. Please contact us here or call us on 07840 801114 for more details about booking golf breaks in Scotland.

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