Golf in Greater Glasgow & The Clyde Valley

Quick Finder

Search for Places

Search Accommodation

Or
Room / Property
If booking self-catering accommodation please select 1 room/property for the total number of adults & children.
Advanced Search

Search What's On

Or
Start Date
End Date

Search things to do

Or

Search Food & Drink

Or
The 2014 Ryder Cup

Watch the Ryder Cup 2014 video

Golf in Scotland 2013 brochure
Download golf e-brochures ››

Download the digital versions of our latest golf guides and start planning your perfect golf trips in Scotland

  • Gourock Golf Club and views across the Firth of Clyde
    Gourock Golf Club, Clyde Valley
  • Helensburgh Golf Club and the Firth of Clyde
    Helensburgh Golf Club and the Firth of Clyde
  • The golf course and Torrance House, Calderglen Country Park, East Kilbride, South Lanarkshire
    The golf course and Torrance House, Calderglen Country Park, East Kilbride, South Lanarkshire

With around a hundred golf courses to choose from, Greater Glasgow & The Clyde Valley has the biggest selection of courses in Scotland, ranging from grand parklands to tricky 9-hole golf courses which promise to test all golfing abilities.

With over 150 years of history, Lanark Golf Club offers a challenging round of golf. Renowned for its moorland fairways, fast greens and beautiful scenery, the course is one of Scottish golf’s hidden gems. Open to the elements, and into prevailing winds, Lanark can be tricky for even the most gifted player.

Just twenty minutes from Glasgow, the course at the Earl of Mar Golf Club has spectacular views of the River Clyde and the Kilpatrick Hills. The 18-hole championship course offers a five star golf experience. Having only opened in 2010, the it gives the impression of a well-established course shaped around 250-year-old sweet chestnut and beech trees, with strategically placed bunkers providing a challenge for all abilities throughout your round.

One of the region’s most popular courses, at Drumpellier Golf Club, has 18 holes of undulating fairways and greens. Big hitters can let loose on the long fairways while others can practice their more delicate shots over the course's many obstacles. Other excellent 18-hole courses not to be missed are at Greenock and Gourock, where you can enjoy spectacular views over the Firth of Clyde as you work your way round the course.

For a quicker round, try your hand at one of Greater Glasgow & the Clyde Valley’s many 9-hole courses. The hilly woodland course at Calderbraes includes tight fairways, requiring a deal of skill and planning on approach. The municipal course at Strathclyde Park has some small and tricky greens, while Mearns Castle Golf Club’s 9-hole course allows you to develop your game.

Wherever you choose to play, keep a 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 listings for more golf courses in Greater Glasgow & The Clyde Valley.

Share
Sort By:
99 results, currently showing 1 to 10
  1. Bearsden Golf Club

    Type

    Golf Courses

    Gradings

    Bearsden

    Situated at the top of Thorn Road, just ten minutes' walk from Bearsden Cross, Bearsden, the second oldest club in the village outside Glasgow Golf Club, remains true to its original layout.

  2. The Earl of Mar Golf Course

    Type

    Golf Courses

    Gradings

    Bishopton

    With spectacular views of the River Clyde and the Kilpatrick Hills beyond, the new 18-hole Earl of Mar championship course at Mar Hall offers a five star golf experience close to Glasgow. Call 0141 8129990 or email golf@marhall.com

  3. Hayston Golf Course

    Type

    Golf Courses

    Gradings

    Kirkintilloch

    Hayston is located one mile north west of the town of Kirkintilloch off the A803. It is yet another of the great Glasgow courses and welcomes golfers throughout the year.

  4. Gradings

    Milngavie

    Esporta Dougalston officially opened the new layout of its 18-hole course a couple of years ago to great acclaim, and the finished article was well worth the wait.

  5. Kilmacolm Golf Course

    Type

    Golf Courses

    Gradings

    Kilmalcolm

    Founded in 1891, Kilmacolm is one of the more popular clubs on the outskirts of Glasgow. It is situated on a plateau approximately 400 feet above sea level, so when it's windy you can expect to be blown about a fair bit.

  6. Cawder, Keir Golf Course

    Type

    Golf Courses

    Gradings

    Bishopbriggs

    The second course to be added to Cawder Golf Club.

  7. Lanark Golf Club

    Type

    Golf Courses

    Gradings

    Lanark

    Lanark is one of the oldest clubs in the world and celebrated 150 years in 2001. Renowned for the natural moorland fairways, fast greens and beautiful scenery, it is a genuine contender to be one of Scottish golf's real hidden gems.

  8. Douglas Park Golf Course

    Type

    Golf Courses

    Gradings

    Bearsden

    The Course is ideal for any outing. Whilst challenging, it is a very good course for golfers of differing abilities and after the round we have excellent catering facilities to "round off" the day.

  9. Gleddoch Golf Course

    Type

    Golf Courses

    Gradings

    Langbank

    Gleddoch Golf Club offers golfers of all levels a challenging round of golf on what must be one of Glasgow's most scenic and enjoyable courses.

  10. Leadhills Golf Course

    Type

    Golf Courses

    Gradings

    Abington

    Leadhills takes the honour of being Scotland's highest golf course at 1,500 feet above seas level. Naturally, it is a hilly layout that is subjected to quite high winds, but that's just part of its unique character.

Loading

No results found for your search criteria

Click for more info