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Kingarrock Hickory Golf Course

Hill of Tarvit, Cupar KY15 5PB, Scotland
+44 1334 653421
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A MUST see for ALL golfers

Great introduction to the true history of the game - play 9 holes here on an untouched course... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2017
Ontario Keep it Beautiful

Huge difference from modern golf and let's you see how much the technology of clubs and balls makes... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2016
David A
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Hill of Tarvit, Cupar KY15 5PB, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

Great introduction to the true history of the game - play 9 holes here on an untouched course designed for play with early 20th century hickory shafted golf clubs provided by the course and learn a bit about the early roots of golf a few...More

1  Thank yachti
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Huge difference from modern golf and let's you see how much the technology of clubs and balls makes such a difference. Good fun and would like to go back when the sun shines! 9th hole plays well. Would be better if I knew the different...More

Thank David A
Reviewed 10 June 2016

We were on a golfing tour round Fife and thought it would be fun to 'go back in time' and play with hickory clubs. We were not disappointed - a very friendly welcome, explanation of the differing and well maintained clubs/balls etc. We thought the...More

Thank AndrewT N
Reviewed 2 August 2015

The Kingarrock Golf Course is managed by the Scottish Trust and is associated with the lovely Hill of Tarvit house located a few miles south of Cupar. The course itself is a basic nine hole layout with pasture-like fairways and bumpy greens. But the reason...More

1  Thank Craig A
Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

Beautiful scenery, just 9 holes, a unique experience. My friends and I created great memories today. Recommended for families too. Not a lot of water or bunkers. Keep your shot straight and you won't be in too much trouble.

Thank 1959tapdancer
Reviewed 4 June 2015

This is a game of golf played with Hickory clubs which are supplied as part of the fee. It makes for a good light hearted game of golf over 9 holes in conditions experienced at the birth of golf. The golf pro, Andrew, is very...More

Thank Sunset_LoversLeigh
Reviewed 29 May 2015

Incredible experience to play golf the way it was meant to be played. Very educational and very welcoming place. The location is absolutely beautiful.

Thank David R
Reviewed 13 April 2015

This course is unique - hickory shafted clubs and the course maintained as it would have been in days gone by. There is even shortbread and ginger beer at the end of the round.

Thank Brian P
Reviewed 27 August 2014

Great place where you can play golf as it was played in the days of hickory clubs. All equipment is supplied.

Thank pgb-gargunnock
Reviewed 5 August 2014

Fantastic! A must for all golfing enthusiasts. A great birthday surprise. You are treated as a guest and given the full history tour and service. You get given five clubs and golf balls made to perform as per the 1800's. The golf course was in...More

1  Thank turbomallard
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strattstac .
7 August 2017|
Response from yachti | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are. The management also provides a few remade Bramble period balls too.