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A Breath taking experience- mountains sea and sand with tradition

Probably the best traditional Links course in the World it says in the club house where they quote... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
email961
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Brora, United Kingdom
Golf as it was, back in the day

Terrific golf course!! Traditional links golf on the coast in a friendly little village. The... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2018
Geoff H
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Vancouver, Canada
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“links course”(18 reviews)
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A historic golf course located on hilly terrain.
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Brora, Scotland
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

In a word - Stunning - we'll be back to the Clyneish open. Thank you James McBeath for a wonderful setup. You won't be disappointed

3  Thank Ruaidhre B
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Classic Braid layout. Pity about the electric fences round the greens - The poor quality greens with large areas of broad leaf grasses - The 5 hour round - The astronomical green fee of £62. Very poor value for money. Try fabulous Silloth on Solway...More

6  Thank david-s-low
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Probably the best traditional Links course in the World it says in the club house where they quote the late great Peter Thomson and who could argue, even Tom Watson agreed. This is golf as it should be-- not holes that a a mile long...More

Thank email961
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Terrific golf course!! Traditional links golf on the coast in a friendly little village. The livestock on the course is an added bonus to the experience. As many have said looks easier than it plays. Definitely worth a visit if your on a golf trip...More

Thank Geoff H
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

James Braid designed golf course. Holes 1-9 go north with holes 10-18 returning to the clubhouse. Inward holes have more elevation changes. Not an easy golf course but fun to play. Cows and sheep are nearby but did not interfere with play at all. Electric...More

Thank sccanuck7
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent traditional golf course. Unspoilt natural contours with fantastic views across the water. Beatiful condition with fast tricky greens. Interesting to see all the greens protected by a small electric fence to prevent the freely roaming sheep from entering the greens. All adds to the...More

Thank Alan L
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Brora is a little fishing village with stunning view across the North sea heading out to Norway. This was my second time playing in the Brora 5 Day Open after being invited the first year by friends who have been going for over 12 years,...More

Thank rossgillon01
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Wonderful round of golf with stunning scenery and curious sheep and cows. Stayed in the Links Apartments close by and used the gym and pool at Royal Marine Hotel close by. Well worth a visit.

Thank Dorothy M
Reviewed 28 July 2018

We visited Scotland recently, playing 7 different courses. We mentioned to our caddies at Royal Aberdeen that we'd be playing Brora. Their comment was that we'd get to experience true, Scottish links golf. They were correct. As with many courses in the UK there is...More

1  Thank Mike G
Reviewed 24 June 2018

A superb links course and always in mint condition, one of James Braids finest designs. Changes with weather conditions every day. Very friendly club, good pro shop, Food in clubhouse is excellent as are very friendly bsr staff. I read about another reviewer allegedly losing...More

Thank Len B
Reviewed 18 June 2018

I have been coming to Scotland for 20 years and love playing links golf there. This may be the most authentic of links courses. Community centered, has livestock grazing on many holes, electric fences on every green to keep them off, classic design with nine...More

Thank Jeffrey S
Reviewed 17 June 2018

The restaurant here is very serene and service is wonderful. My food selection was very good. The view is to die for including the sheep and lambs grazing just outside the windows.

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