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The most spectacular golf course

My buddy's and I are in St. Andrews for 8 days and played most of the courses in St. Andrews. This... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sacho K
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Great Routing with Brutal Greens

Since Castle opened ten years ago I have played it four times in separate visits to St Andrews... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sacramento, California
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The newest addition to St Andrews Links, The Castle Course opened in 2008 becoming the seventh course at the Home of Golf and part of the largest public golfing complex in Europe. Set on a rugged cliff-top with spectacular views over St Andrews, The...more
A91, St Andrews KY16 8PL, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My buddy's and I are in St. Andrews for 8 days and played most of the courses in St. Andrews. This is the most scenic course that I have ever played. Massive undulating greens, awesome vistas all over the course. Highly recommend stop for your...More

Thank Sacho K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Since Castle opened ten years ago I have played it four times in separate visits to St Andrews. Routing on cliffs overlooking the sea is excellent as well as challenging. When I first played it, they told me that several greens were to be softened....More

Thank HEC140
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really recommend playing The Castle Course. Ii is a tough golf course and gives the golf a completely different playing experience than The Old Course or The New Course. I do recommend having caddie's. The caddie's are available upon request at least one day...More

Thank Antony S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This golf course will not be everyone’s cup of tea. We played in the afternoon when the sun lit up the green fairways and the gold of the rough. Couple this with spectacular views of the sea and the Town of St Andrews and it...More

Thank sccanuck7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This trip to St. Andrews we added the Castle Course to our itinerary. This was a recommendation of a house guest, glad we booked it. Modern course, but integrity of a links course. The staff all helpful. Short drive south of town. You want to...More

Thank Ellis_NC_IL
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

What a fantastic golf course. This is a must play. Yes the greens are over the top and unnecessary. For me they let down the course at times. I would probably give it 4 stars because of this - a few holes are tricked up...More

Thank RJAldridge
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We go to the Castle Course at St Andrews for lunch a lot. Everyone is very friendly and helpful. We love looking over the water at the coast line on a clear day. The food is good and hot. You also have to book a...More

Thank anstuart
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Absolutely loved the set up and luckily for us the wind was a non factor and the sun was shining. Would love to come back and play again!!

Thank karle556
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Played this course as the first round of a 10 day golf trip. Amazing layout and beautiful location. Tough course that requires you to be on your game. Lots of blind shots and tough greens but a great test of golf. I'd hate to see...More

Thank Beau D
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

A cracy course not for us with a hcp of 12-15. Chose for example Crail GC which is close to this course.

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Preston S
8 February 2018|
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Response from Doug W | Reviewed this property |
No. Not a thing in Scotland
virgil s
4 April 2017|
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Response from StAndrewsLinks | Property representative |
Hi Virgil. Dependant on traffic, in a car from the airport it should only take 1hr 15 mins roughly.
Mark M
4 September 2015|
Response from StAndrewsLinks | Property representative |
Hi Mark, 1-17 April: £84 adults, £42 juniors 18-30 April: £120 adults, £60 juniors For more information please visit our website. Just search St Andrews Links on Google. Many thanks