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Bruntsfield Links Short Hole Golf Course

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Good fun - a bit more direction required

We did this yesterday afternoon as a group of 10 on a stag do. Overall, this was great fun and a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Twyford, United Kingdom
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fun course

this is called the oldest pitch and putt golf course in the world, you can get clubs at the golf... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2018
jeff h
Salem, Oregon
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Bruntsfield Links | Wright's Houses, Edinburgh EH10 4HR, Scotland
+44 131 529 5151
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Reviewed 27 March 2012

Bruntsfield golf course is an Edinburgh Council run short hole golf course that is free for all and in a great location for residents and visitors alike. The course is open from late April until September and a 9 hole winter course is mostly availble...More

5  Thank Andypandymacanandi
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did this yesterday afternoon as a group of 10 on a stag do. Overall, this was great fun and a really good way to kill an hour or so on a pleasant autumn afternoon. Price is very reasonable - £3.50 for a set of...More

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Reviewed 2 June 2018

this is called the oldest pitch and putt golf course in the world, you can get clubs at the golf tavern right across the street.

Thank jeff h
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This a great place to spend an hour or two for cheap. We rented clubs from the nearby Golf Tavern pub for 5 pounds per set and the bartender let 2 of us share one set to save money for beer later :) There are...More

Thank GlorifiedPlumber
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Bruntsfield Links adjoins the Meadows (a park) and offers a green place for a relaxing stroll or enjoy a game on the short golf course. These links have played a significant part in the historic development of the Game of Golf in Scotland since the...More

Thank Bob K
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

I play here regularly throughout the summer when the weather is good with friends. Its a nice little course with 36 holes. Clubs can be rented from the golf tavern

Thank Jakechitty22
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Stumbled across this gem whilst the Fringe was on and it is one of the great activities to do in Edinburgh during summer. There are 36 pitch n putt holes on offer and if you have your own clubs, it's free! If like us however...More

Thank Kieran S
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

First time in here for a team night out. Loved it! Great service, comfortable and loads of character. Coming back again 👍

Thank Kieran W
Reviewed 25 April 2016

The oldest golf course in Edinburgh. It is called short hole because it is a pitch and putt course. 18 holes of golf in the middle of a city park, surrounded by schools, shops and houses. Remember to visit the Golf Tavern after your round.

Thank SPBran
Reviewed 1 October 2015

We went for a walk from our hotel about 1/2 mile away and discovered this park in the middle of the city. My wife struck up a conversation with an older gentleman who explained that it was a combination park/36 hole pitch and putt golf...More

2  Thank Vetinguy
Reviewed 13 August 2015

A wonderful location, adjacent to a dog park, and used by many but grounds are in great shape. The first course of this kind that I have seen in person. Great setting and beautiful neighborhood. Convenient to University and Old town.

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