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Newburgh on Ythan Golf Club

Beach Road, Ellon AB41 6BY, Scotland
+44 1358 789058
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Super Links Golf!

In the wind a very challenging golf course! The newer front 9 has some stunning views over the golf... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2018
Andy M
A nice challenge

We played this course when the wind was making it a difficult challenge. Some of the views out... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2018
GreigB28
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Stirling, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

In the wind a very challenging golf course! The newer front 9 has some stunning views over the golf course and the Ythan estuary while the back 9 is flatter but has a tough finishing 3 holes especially when the prevailing wind blows... a short...More

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Reviewed 1 April 2018

We played this course when the wind was making it a difficult challenge. Some of the views out about on the course were quite stunning. The greens were nice and fast which was pleasant for March, bunkers were typical links bunkers strategically placed and not...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018

A beautiful location for a game of golf, situated opposite the Forvie National Nature Reserve. A case of up and down, over and around for the front nine with a stone wall in play on the 4th, a blind approach to the par four 6th...More

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Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent course, very picturesque in places, challenging links golf but not too difficult as courses go. I played out of my skin shooting 41 points, best round for two years, and really enjoyed the day. We had lunch in the club house, good food selection...More

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Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Regular place for lunch, excellent service and great grub augmented by spectacular views across the Golf Course-and River Ythan. Well worth a visit from tourists, locals and golf enthusiasts

2  Thank Graham M
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Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Been here a few times . meals are wonderful . staff first class beautiful surroundings.The menu so much to choose from and everything sourced locally.

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Reviewed 4 September 2016

Newburgh on Ythan golf club is not one of the "grand" courses on this coast but it is a good course, challenging enough for ordinary golfers and reasonably priced. The staff were excellent, friendly and helpful. The food was typical golf club grub and reasonable...More

Thank Ian J
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Reviewed 16 October 2015 via mobile

I would highly recommend a membership purely on the basis of the views of the beach and the homely food. Food and views aside the golf club offers a range of entertainment nights and is quickly becoming the hub of Newburgh! Service with a smile...More

1  Thank GosScot
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Reviewed 4 August 2015

I have eaten twice at Newburgh golf club, Once for lunch and once at a wedding reception. On both occasions I was very happy with my meal which was served hot and nicely presented. The portions were generous and the meal was very tasty. Eating...More

2  Thank Teddy12
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Shona R, Manager at Newburgh on Ythan Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2015

Thank you for your comments which have been passed on to the Cater and glad that you enjoyed your meals. The view from the clubhouse is widely spoken about and we look forward to welcoming you back in the not too distant future.

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Reviewed 19 July 2015

We wanted to enjoy this course. A bit scruffy, not very challenging but charming in its own way. But we couldn't get over a feeling of local hostility and a membership and staff that seems ambivalent about and hostile towards guests. We were a party...More

1  Thank Duendebush
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Shona R, Manager at Newburgh on Ythan Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2015

I was disappointed to hear that you did not enjoy your experience at our course. As you will know from our Scorecards SLOW PLAY is discouraged at all times, but on this occasion seems to have led to a well-intended attempt to overcome the problem....More

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