The Old Course at St Andrews
The Old Course at St Andrews

The Old Course at St Andrews

Tee off and take off on your exploration of the birthplace of one of the most popular sports in the world, at St Andrew’s Links! For over 600 years St Andrews Links hasn’t failed to keep on evolving. The courses found at St Andrew’s Links see more than 230,000 rounds of golf played are played over the 7 different public courses that call St Andrews home.

Where can I visit one of the most famous golf courses in the World?

Located on the stunning coastline of St Andrews, St Andrews Links is home to 7 different unique courses, one of which is what is considered to be the oldest golf course in the world, The Old Course!

At St Andrew’s links, visitors can expect nothing short of a fantastic experience! Guests can take their pick of which course to play on the links website. Here visitors can discover what is all on at the golf club as well as book and plan any trips they might be interested in.

Visitors of St Andrews links can also take part in lessons delivered at the club. Using cutting-edge technology and professional coaching techniques provided by PGA quality instructors, players of all ages and abilities can find the best way to develop their game here.

  • Lessons start from £45 per adult and £30 per junior
  • Group lessons available
  • Online coaching available
  • Rounds at The Old Course start at £98 per adult/under 16

For more information on how to book rounds of golf and any other information on accessibility and busy dates, please visit the St Andrews Links Website.

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