Edinburgh is an hour or so away from St Andrews, the home of golf, as well as having a number of courses within the city boundary.

Play golf in Edinburgh

  • Public courses These golf courses are owned by the City of Edinburgh. They include Braid Hills, Craigentinny, Carrick Knowe, Portobello, Silverknowes, and Princes (9 hole).
  • Turnhouse Golf Course The 18 hole parkland golf course.
  • Mortonhall Golf Course The 1892 course is the oldest active course in Edinburgh.

Golf courses near Edinburgh

Scottish Golf governing bodies

  • Scottish Golf Union News, events and info from the world of Scottish Amateur Golf.
  • The Royal and Ancient The R&A is the golf's world rules and development body and organiser of The Open Championship, based in the "home of golf" St Andrews.
  • The Ladies Golf Union Founded in 1893, the governing body for ladies' amateur golf in Great Britain and Ireland.

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