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Golf in Dumfries & Galloway
Golf in Dumfries & Galloway

Dumfries & Galloway has a fantastic range of golf courses for all abilities.

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  • A green flag fluttering on the New Galloway Golf Course.
    9-hole New Galloway Golf Course
  • Ruins of a castle in the middle of Newton Stewart Golf Course, Dumfries & Galloway.
    Newton Stewart Golf Course
  • View of Loch Ryan across a green at Stranraer Golf Course.
    Stranraer Golf Course on Loch Ryan

Dumfries & Galloway is a natural choice for golfers, with the region's varied landscapes creating a range of exceptional courses, from championship to undiscovered gems. The region is one of the best places in Scotland to introduce children to the game, with a wide variety of courses well-suited to multi-generational play.

With more than 200 miles of coastline sweeping along the Solway, around Scotland’s most southerly point, before heading north towards Ayrshire, the coastal golf courses of Dumfries & Galloway are a real joy. 

Championship links courses such as Southerness, Powfoot, Sandyhills and Brighouse Bay will put your golfing skills to the test.  Further west, Wigtownshire County, Portpatrick’s Dunskey Course and Stranraer Golf Club make the most of their coastal settings with panoramic sea views. 

The lush, rolling countryside of Dumfries & Galloway makes parkland courses a pleasure to play.  Here you’ll find well-maintained fairways and greens, with rough that errs on the side of forgiving and beautifully sculpted landscapes offering scenic and satisfying rounds. Exceptional parkland 18 hole courses include Colvend, Dumfries & County, Dumfries & Galloway, Thornhill, Lochmaben, Lockerbie, Kirkcudbright and Newton Stewart.  

For a truly distinctive Dumfries & Galloway experience, try the fabulous heathland challenge of Lagganmore in the west, or the mature moorland course at Moffat. St Medan, Scotland’s most southerly golf club, is a 9-hole course with 18 tees that makes impressive use of its coastal setting. 

Solway Links near Dalbeattie prides itself on being a family friendly venue and is also home to Scotland’s first and only ‘Golf Cross’ course, where oval balls and goalposts replace round balls and holes. The courses at New Galloway and Gatehouse of Fleet are also great fun and will keep you on your toes.

Find out more about the region’s golf offering and three golf trails in the Dumfries & Galloway Golf guide. For great value golf, the Gateway to Golf Pass offers you the choice between a 3-round pass and a 6-round pass with access to 25 participating courses over five consecutive days.

When booking your accommodation remember to look out for the Golfers Welcome scheme, which accredits 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 Dumfries & Galloway.

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    Portpatrick

    Dumfries & Galloway’s most complete golf facility including the championship Dunskey course, the par 3 Dinvin course and an extensive range of practice facilities.

  2. Lochmaben Golf Club

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    Lochmaben

    If Robert the Bruce had been a golfer, this would have been his home course. The site of his castle is close to the second green, and from the third hole you can see the remains of the defensive motte.

  3. New Galloway Golf Club

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    New Galloway

    One of the most scenic inland courses in Scotland, with stunning views over Loch Ken and towards the Galloway Hills.

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    Gatehouse-of-Fleet

    A private golf course owned by the Cally Palace Hotel which has only very recently opened up to non-residents, this 18 hole parkland course provides a pleasing challenge for all skill levels.

  5. Dalbeattie Golf Club

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    Dalbeattie

    The scenery is the star of this challenging 9 hole parkland town course. Dalbeattie’s well maintained course offers a few gentle slopes and rewards with panoramic views along the Urr valley, north to Cairnsmore of Fleet and south to Kippford and th

  6. Moffat Golf Club

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    Moffat

    It’s enviable location, high on Coats Hill overlooking the charming town of Moffat, makes this 18 hole course one of the region’s most scenic, providing spectacular views from its fairways and greens.

  7. Powfoot Golf Club

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    Annan

    One of the best golf courses in Scotland, opened in 1903 and redesigned by James Braid twenty years later, Powfoot presents a mix of both links and parkland golf, delivered to the highest standard.

  8. Sanquhar Golf Club

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    Sanquhar

    A good quality 9 hole town golf course set in the lush rolling hillside of northern Dumfries & Galloway and offering superb views of the surrounding countryside.

  9. Castle Douglas Food Town

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    Castle Douglas

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  10. Hoddom Castle Golf Course

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    Annan

    Situated beside the banks of the River Annan in beautiful countryside and surrounded by mature trees and bushes, this 9-hole course is perfect for all levels of player.

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