Golf in Aberdeen City and Shire

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  • A view down one of the holes at Braemar Golf Club
    Braemar Golf Course, Royal Deeside
  • Wide shot of golfers playing at the King's Links Golf Course at the beach front in Aberdeen
    The King's Links Golf Course
  • A view of Stonehaven bay from one of the holes on Stonhaven Golf Course
    Stonehaven Golf Club, Aberdeenshire

Aberdeen City and Shire has an incredibly rich golfing heritage and is home to over 50 courses, including a range of stunning links and lush parkland venues.

Hazlehead No. 1 is a terrific parkland course and widely regarded as one of the best courses in the north east of Scotland. Designed by Dr Alistair MacKenzie, this course provides a real test of your shot-making skills with gorse and woodland hazards for any wayward strokes. Royal Aberdeen is the sixth oldest golf club in the world and venue for The Scottish Open in 2014. The outward nine of Royal Aberdeen’s revered Balgownie Links is believed to be among the best stretches of links golf in the world.

Further up the coast lies Fraserburgh, the seventh oldest golf club in the world, which was founded back in 1777. Enjoy a true slice of golfing history by playing among the huge sand dunes which make for an epic experience. Braemar Golf Club is the highest 18-hole course in Britain, with fine greens and magnificent views at around 1,200 feet above sea level.

Stonehaven is a cliff-top course with some dramatic short holes played over deep gullies and beautiful greens. Enjoy astonishing views across the North Sea and also see Dunnottar Castle, an ancient fortress in the most dramatic of settings. The Trump International Golf Links on the stunning Aberdeenshire coast is said to be one of the most ambitious golf courses ever created.

Check out the Aberdeen City and Shire golf guide and suggested itineraries for more inspiration.When booking your accommodation remember to look out for the Golfers Welcome scheme. They accredit accommodation providers that offer dedicated golf facilities like secure club storage, weather updates and details of local golf suppliers.

Browse the list below for more golf courses in Aberdeen City and Shire.

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    Balmedie

    Welcome to Trump International Golf Links, Scotland, "The World's Greatest Golf Course".

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    Peterhead

    In a remote and beautiful area of rolling and massive sand dunes, a few miles to the north-east of Aberdeen lies a brooding seaside links like no other.

  3. Auchmill Golf Course

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    Aberdeen

    Auchmill was designed by top British golfer Brian Hugget, Ryder Cup player Neil Coles and golf course architect Rodger Dyer in the early seventies as a nine hole course, which was later extended to its current 18 holes.

  4. Ballater Golf Course

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    Ballater

    Ballater was founded in 1892 and was originally a nine-hole course. A match was staged in 1906 between two very well-known golfers, James Braid and Harry Vardon, to celebrate the construction of a pavilion and the extension of the course.

  5. Balnagask Golf Course

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    Aberdeen City Centre

    This is a traditional Scottish club in the heart of Burns Country where the locals are known to quote poetry in the atmospheric clubhouse.

  6. Royal Aberdeen Golf Course

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    Aberdeen

    In the league table of golf course antiquity, the Royal Aberdeen Golf Club stands at number six and by rights should be known to a much wider audience around the world than it already is.

  7. Dunecht House Golf Course

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    Skene

    Dunecht House, a country house in the village of Skene on the outskirts of Aberdeen, is home to a beautiful little nine-hole wooded parkland golf course.

  8. Braemar Golf Course

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    Braemar

    Braemar Golf Club is Scotland's highest 18 hole course yet and you won't need your climbing boots to play the course.

  9. Huntly Golf Club

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    Huntly

    Huntly golf course is a rolling parkland course set between the rivers of Deveron and Bogie with a burn running across four holes.

  10. Longside Golf Club

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    Peterhead

    Longside is a small and charming course on the outskirts of the village. It is situated in some of Scotland's most fertile farmland amid the rolling pastures.

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