Take some time to enjoy 18 holes on one of the many golf courses located in and around Glasgow.


Playing Golf in Glasgow and the surrounding area

Glasgow is ideally located to allow golf enthusiasts the opportunity to explore a range of fantastic courses, including renowned championship courses such as Mar Hall, Loch Lomond, Troon, Gleneagles and Turnberry, as well as Cowglen and Bonnyton located near Glasgow City Center.

Terrific courses abound, leaving you with only the challenge of deciding which of Glasgow, Loch Lomond and Ayrshire's golfing gems to experience first.


The Earl of Mar Golf Course

Mar Hall, Earl of Mar Estate, Bishopton, PA7 5NW

Distance from Glasgow City Center: 15 miles

The River Clyde and the Kilpatrick Hills offer a stunning backdrop to The Earl of Mar Course.  Designed by renowned golf course architect Dave Thomas, who is best known for his work at The Belfry in England, this Championship course promises players a five-star golf experience.  


The Carrick on Loch Lomond

Cameron House, Loch Lomond, Argyll, G83 8QZ
Distance from Glasgow City Center: 25 miles

Located on the banks of Loch Lomond, The Carrick was designed by acclaimed golf course designer Doug Carrick.  The 71-par course is set against breathtaking scenery and the course crosses the boundaries between the Scottish lowlands and highlands. 

Royal Troon Golf Club

Craigend Road, Troon, KA10 6EP
Distance from Glasgow City Center: 35 miles

The Old Course at Royal Troon is one of the greatest links courses in the world, it is also said to be one of the most challenging.  The Portland Course and the Craigend Course are also located at Royal Troon and offer an excellent game of golf. 



The Gleneagles® Hotel, Auchterarder,Perthshire,PH3 1NF

Distance from Glasgow City Center: 50 miles

Gleneagles is home to three Championship golf courses, all of which are world-renowned.  The PGA Centenary Course was created by Jack Nicklaus and was the Host Venue for the 2014 Ryder Cup.  The King's Course is almost 100 years old and was designed to challenge even the most accomplished of players while The Queen's Course inspires with its beautiful setting. 



Turnberry Ayrshire KA26 9LT  

Distance from Glasgow City Center: 50 miles

Turnberry's iconic Ailsa has enjoyed its position as an Open Championship course four times over. The course offers breathtaking views and is undoubtedly one of the most treasured links courses in the world.