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  • 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.

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  1. Blairbeth Golf Course

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    Cambuslang

    Blairbeth is a traditional welcoming Scottish golf club situated below the escarpment of Cathkin Braes, on the south edge of Scotland's largest city, Glasgow.

  2. Larkhall Golf Course

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    Larkhall

    Larkhall is situated on the eastside of the town and is a nine-hole delight of the highest order. Any thoughts that this is your standard nine-hole would be wide of the mark.

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    Bearsden

    The village of Hardgate, where this admired course is situated, is steeped in history, with the old Woollen Mills of Hardgate and Duntocher, now defunct, which were powered by water from the Kilpatrick Hills.

  4. Shotts Golf Course

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    Shotts

    Shotts golf course is ideally situated only half an hour's drive from both Edinburgh and Glasgow and, sited approximately 800 feet above sea level, offers a stiff challenge for all.

  5. Ralston Golf Club

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    Paisley

    The Ayrshire course holds a special place in the golfing history books, having been the venue for the first-ever Open Championship back in 1860.

  6. Kirkintilloch Golf Course

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    Kirkintilloch

    The opening couple of holes are a good test with tree-lined fairways and plenty of bunkers to keep you busy.

  7. Caldwell Golf Course

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    Uplawmoor

    Caldwell is a superb course, if a little short, situated five miles southeast of Barrhead on the Glasgow-Irvine road. Saying that, it has all the features of a great course, including water on several holes and various tough approach shots.

  8. Colville Park Golf Course

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    Motherwell

    Colville Park is an attractive 18-hole parkland course set in Jerviston Estate in Motherwell.

  9. Carnwath Golf Course

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    Carstairs

    Although the course is less than 6, 000 yards in length, three of its four par threes are in the first four holes, so it is important to be swinging well and straight from the word go.

  10. Westerwood Golf Course

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    Cumbernauld

    Westerwood is a clever but capricious championship moorland layout that is perched on top of Kilsyth Hill with magnificent views of the Campsie Hills and the Kelvin Valley between.

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