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List of Golf courses in East Lothian,
East of Edinburgh

Golf courses and accommodation in East Lothian, Scotland

Map of East Lothian Golf Courses

1. Musselburgh Links

Tel: +44 (0)131665 5438

Mary Queen of Scots reputedly played here in 1567. Possibly the oldest golf links in the world. Hire hickory clubs and play the 9 hole course as it was in the old days.

2. Musselburgh (Monktonhall)

Tel: +44 (0)131 665 2005

Top class championship course designed by James Braid in 1938. An 18 hole, par 71 course, 6725 yards long.

3 Royal Musselburgh

Tel: +44 (0)1875 810276

An 18 hole, par 70. Picturesque parkland course kept in tip-top shape.

4 Longniddry

Tel: +44 (0)1875 852228

The closest seaside course to Edinburgh. a good test for any golfer with many raised large greens and approaches that you would expect of a links layout.

5 Kilspindie

Tel: +44 (0)1875 870358

Lying hidden among the nature reserve of Aberlady Bay: sea-birds, migratory geese and seals. In the distance, Edinburgh. Challenging, quick, deceptive greens, well-defined fairways.

6 Luffness New

Tel: +44 (0)1620 843336

A challenging traditional links course, 18 hole, par 70, Founded in 1894 and designed by Old Tom Morris.

7 Gullane No. 1

Tel: +44 (0)1620 842255
1884. Carved into the ancient links turf, pot bunkers, wispy grasses and smooth-running greens

8 Gullane No. 2

Tel: +44 (0)1620 842255

1898. The beauty of the East Lothian coastline and the challenge of the layout create an unforgettable round that epitomises links golf in Scotland

9 Gullane No. 3

Tel: +44 (0)1620 842255

2010. matured to become a much loved destination for many visiting golfer. true running greens and numerous bunkers to be avoided – and all played out in stunning scenery

10 Muirfield

Tel: +44 (0)1620 842123

1891. A classic links course one of the oldest clubs in golf, world famous.

11 North Berwick West Links

Tel: +44 (0)1620 892135

On the edge of the Firth of Forth, sea in play on 6 holes! The beach is just one long and sometimes wet hazard if the tide is in.

12 North Berwick Glen

Tel: +44 (0)1620 892726

1894/1906. The Glen enjoys a breathtaking cliff top location with many spectacular holes offering views of the Firth of Forth and its islands including the Bass Rock, the world renowned bird sanctuary.

13 Dunbar Winterfield

Tel: +44 (0)1368 863562

Stunning views of the Firth of Forth, the Bass Rock and the Isle of May, with Lammermuir Hills as a backdrop.

14 Dunbar

Tel: +44 (0)1368 862317

Spectacular coastline setting.

15 Castle Park

Tel: +44 (0)1620 810733

Parkland feel with very good greens quite quirky at times.

16 Gifford

Tel: +44 (0)1620 810267

Fine 9 hole course that plays like an 18 hole course.

17 Haddington

Tel: +44 (0)1620 823627

Parkland course.

18 Craigielaw

Tel: +44 (0)1875 870800

Coastal challenging 18 hole championship golf course, designed by Donald Steel.

Golf Accommodation:

Each accommodation has been visited personally and photographed by us.

Aberlady Mains House

Aberlady Mains House

B&B. Georgian house dating from 1780, set in woodland and gardens, 20 miles from Edinburgh and central for East Lothian golf courses.

The Dean

The Dean

B&B. Overlooking Longniddry golf course, quick access to Edinburgh by car, bus or train. 2 acre garden, tennis court, a charming small country house. Walking distance from pubs/restaurant.

Drem Farm House

Drem Farm House

B&B. Georgian farmhouse bed and breakfast 30 minutes East of Edinburgh at Drem, central for all the golf courses. Railway station close by.

Drem Farm House

Drem Farm House Bothy

Rental. Self catering cottage attached to Drem Farm House (above), modernised bothy with great character available for self-catering rental, sleeping 4.

Kilrie Granary

Kilrie Granary

B&B or Rental.
35 minutes from Edinburgh by train, station 3 miles. Converted granary in Fife near Kirkcaldy. Gardens, loch, 1000 acres. A Great place to stay for golf in both Fife and East Lothian. Bed and breakfast or self-catering rental for 4 to 6.