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Traditional links golf experience

James Braid designed golf course. Holes 1-9 go north with holes 10-18 returning to the clubhouse... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
sccanuck7
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Okatie, South Carolina
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worth a visit

Excellent traditional golf course. Unspoilt natural contours with fantastic views across the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Alan L
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A historic golf course located on hilly terrain.
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Brora, Scotland
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+44 1408 621417
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago 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

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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.

Thank mfulton1967
Reviewed 10 June 2018

A great links course but SOOOOO many blind tee shots and to be honest I got tired of driving a ball down the middle of the fairway and then losing it - on mentioning this to both Bora Staff and other locals this course is...More

Thank evelyninhouston
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

The views on a good day are stunning however the views on a bad day are also stunning. The course is the feature and it p,as well in good and bad weather. The first time I played it it was very very wet. So why...More

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