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This course is well worth the drive, although we played in high winds we all really enjoyed the... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2018
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After our Golf we had booked for dinner the Menu was very impressive,most of us ordered sizzling... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2018
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Kintyre Peninsula, Machrihanish PA28 6PT, Scotland
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Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

This course is well worth the drive, although we played in high winds we all really enjoyed the course, truly magnificent without the £100+ price tag

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

After our Golf we had booked for dinner the Menu was very impressive,most of us ordered sizzling steaks as a main course some had fillet steaks others had ribeye Steaks they where served on a hot stone And you cooked them to your liking. The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank 1943sso76
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Machrihanish is like golf used to be 100 years ago. There are no frills.....a small clubhouse, a modest pro shop and a wonderful rolling, bumpy, humped course that looks exactly like a course that was just laid out among the dunes with very little earth...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Gatorgolfer
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Beautiful views,welcoming staff at clubhouse,very accommodating,with a homely feel about the place,then to top it off the dunes,awesome,golfing experience,play to your yardage and commit,totally old school golf ,loved every moment of it, played it twice,would definitely play it again and I will with my mates,pity...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank lindastewart1962
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

After a 3 hour drive we finally arrived,and first impressions were that it was well worth the drive The acclaim of the club is that they have the best opening hole in the world of golf and they aren’t wrong The opening tee shot is...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Dougmeister72
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

A hidden links in the Southwest of Scotland on the Kintyre Peninsula, but surely one of the best. A colleague and I made the journey after reading, hearing and seeing much about the course over the years. Incredibly the experience is better than what they...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Frank A
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Glof Digest ranked Mach G.C. #57 in the world a few years ago and well-deserved! The "Old Course," as the locals call it (it is next door to the newer Mach Dunes golf club) was designed in the 1860's by Old Tom Morris. It is...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank GolfDadBoston_MA
Reviewed 29 August 2017

You must play this course if you get the opportunity. From the 1st hole that plays over part of the Atlantic to the general conditions of the greens and fairways, I can't fault it whatsoever. I was a bit tired after playing the dunes course...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank quabba1
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Played the course after booking online. Reception at pro shop friendly. Played following a visiting American 4 ball ahead, but caddies kept them moving and not held up. Challenging course but great links set up and in v good condition. Friendly staff and good snack...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Michael W
Reviewed 9 August 2017

What a fantastic golf course and location. You can fly into the airport some two miles away and have lunch a game of golf and fly out again that evening for £119. A bargain for those who may never have the time to travel by...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Ian L
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Entry to and the use of all Club Facilities is restricted to Club Members, Member's Guests, and Visiting Golfers who become Temporary Members by paying Green Fees.