New Abbey near Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway
4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8 Golfers
Courses: Southerness GC, Dumfries & Galloway GC, Dumfries & County GC & Colvend GC
Golf Packages From £159pp
This excellent bungalow is set in an enviable location with panoramic views of the surrounding countryside and the ruins of Sweetheart Abbey, which was founded by Lady Devorgilla in 1273. Southerness Golf Course offers true championship links golf, measuring 6728 yards from the white (Championship) tees, 6566 from the white tees, 6110 from the yellow tees and 5622 from the red tees. Dumfries and Galloway Golf Club is a par 70, with a standard scratch of 71 and is a rolling, parkland course measuring 6222 yards. The County is recognised as one of the finest parkland courses in Dumfries and Galloway and the South West of Scotland with previous visitors citing the superb greens, along with the warm and friendly hospitality. Colvend is an 18 hole parkland course and was founded in 1905, next to the popular Sandyhills Bay and enjoys spectacular far reaching views over the Solway.
Gretna Green , Dumfries and Galloway
Courses: Eden GC, Powfoot GC, Carlisle GC, Lochmaben GC & Stony Holme GC
Golf Packages From £199pp
This stunningly presented holiday home provides spacious accommodation that has been thoughtfully presented throughout – perfect for a larger golfing group. Eden has matured into an extremely attractive golf course receiving great praise from visiting golfers for it’s immaculate condition, beautiful environment and above all it’s ability to test golfers without being unfair. Set in breathtaking scenery in Dumfriesshire, South West Scotland, Powfoot Golf Course presents a mixture of both links and parkland golf of the highest standard. Carlisle Golf Club is situated amongst mature trees in gently undulating parkland and is one of the most attractive courses in northern England. Lochmaben is one of the best examples of a parkland course in the area, is very well kept and, due to the excellent drainage work the greens staff have put in, golf is available all year round. Stony Holme is a parkland course par 69, surrounded by three rivers which have to be negotiated. Tight tree lined fairways and water in play on 10 of the 18 holes, this high-quality course presents an enjoyable challenge for both beginners and experienced golfers alike.
Stairhaven, near Newton Stewart, Dumfries and Galloway
Courses: Wigtownshire County GC, Portpatrick GC, Newton Stewart GC & Stranraer GC
Golf Packages From £169pp
A former grainstore, this three-storey house is just 200 yards from the shore and has views across the bay. In a stunning coastal location, this is a charming and most distinctive detached home with its origins dating from circa 1820. Wigtownshire County Golf Club (The ‘County) is one of the most popular holiday golf courses in South West Scotland, an 18-hole, true links course situated on the shores of Luce Bay. The Dunskey course at Portpatrick offers spectacular views and a mixture of rolling moorland and seaside heath, at around 150 feet above sea level and sets a fair challenge for golfers of varying abilities. Newton Stewart Golf Course is a superb 18-hole parkland course measuring 5,806 yards (par 69), with spectacular views from every hole. Stranraer was designed in 1950 by the distinguished golf course architect, the late James Braid who was also involved in designing such great courses as Gleneagles, Rosemount, Carnoustie and Dalmahoy. His spirit lives on in this classic championship course at Stranraer.
Southerness, Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway
4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10 Golfers
Courses: Southerness GC, GC & Colvend GC
Golf Packages From £229pp
This delightful, detached, single-storey beach house stands in a magnificent position with direct access onto 2 miles of sandy beaches and rock pools, and sits right next to the 13th green of the local golf course, making it an ideal holiday location. Southerness Golf Course offers true championship links golf in Dumfries & Galloway, measuring 6728 yards from the white (Championship) tees. Solway Links prides itself on being a friendly golf club that offers a fair but stern test of golf in quite magnificent surroundings. Clovend is a picturesque 18 hole parkland course which was founded in 1905, next to the popular Sandyhills Bay and enjoys spectacular far reaching views over the Solway.
Gatehouse of Fleet, Kirkcudbright, Dumfries and Galloway
Courses: Brighouse Bay GC, Kirkcudbright GC & Newton Stewart GC
Set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty just 3 miles from sandy beaches, this spacious and comfortable detached house is set in an acre of secluded, gently sloping gardens. Brighouse Bay Golf course is a stunning 18 hole course and measures 6636 yards from the tips. The gentle slopes of Kirkcudbright Golf Course reward the golfer with magnificent panoramic views over the Galloway Hills and the Dee Estuary with the natural contours and features of the ground used to ensure that each hole has its own unique feel and challenges. Newton Stewart Golf Course is a superb 18-hole parkland course measuring 5,806 yards (par 69), with spectacular views from every hole.
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