The Old Course at St Andrews is the most famous golf course in world golf and the Mecca to which every golfer aspires to make pilgrimage at least once in a golfing lifetime.
The oldest and most iconic golf course in the world. The Swilcan Bridge and Hell Bunker are recognised across the globe, yet the greatest feature of the Old Course is that despite its grand status it remains a public golf course, open to all.
Check out our Golf Breaks page for information on a St Andrews golf break.
Can anyone play St Andrews Links Old Course?
Yes, the Old Course is a public golf course meaning anyone can play.
St Andrews Golf Rates
Costs for a round of golf at the Old Course start from £100
- Holes: 18
- Type of course: Links
- Length: 6,609 yards (Men) 6,032 yards (Ladies)
- Par/SSS: 72/72(Men) Par 76 (Ladies)
Handicap restrictions: Min handicap required: 24 Men, 36 Ladies
Cost - £100+
Course Type - Links
Holes - 18
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