Scotland 2021

The biennial ranking of Scotland’s best golf courses. The Home of Golf is blessed with some of the world’s greatest golf courses, from historic links to beautiful heathlands and pretty parklands. Inspired by www.golfworldtop100.com

Courses

Rank Course Players
1 St. Andrews Links – The Old Course 597
2 Trump Turnberry – The Ailsa 426
3 Muirfield 317
4 Royal Dornoch – The Championship Course 406
5 North Berwick Golf Club - West Links 419
6 Kingsbarns Golf Links 458
7 Carnoustie Golf Links – The Championship Course 480
8 Cruden Bay Golf Club – The Championship Course 336
9 Trump International Scotland 263
10 Royal Troon Golf Club – The Old Course 315
11 Ardfin Golf Course 15
12 Skibo Castle - The Carnegie Club 93
13 Gleneagles – The King's Course 247
14 Prestwick Golf Club 339
15 Loch Lomond Golf Club 155
16 Castle Stuart Golf Links 326
17 Royal Aberdeen Golf Club – The Balgownie Course 279
18 Machrihanish Golf Club – The Championship Course 226
19 Machrie Golf Links 105
20 Western Gailes Golf Club 254
21 Gleneagles – The Queen’s Course 159
22 Gullane Golf Club – Nr. 1 298
23 Machrihanish Dunes 164
24 Dumbarnie Links 59
25 Nairn Golf Club – The Championship Course 297
26 Brora Golf Club 205
27 The Golf House Club Elie Links – Elie and Earlsferry 178
28 St. Andrews Links – The New Course 360
29 Renaissance Club 158
30 St. Andrews Links – The Castle Course 203
31 Southerness Golf Club 101
32 Dundonald Links 230
33 Shiskine Golf Club 84
34 Boat Of Garten 80
35 Murcar Links Golf Club 168
36 Dunbar Golf Club - East Links 205
37 Panmure Golf Club 160
38 Fraserburgh Golf Club 96
39 Moray Golf Club – The Old Course (Lossiemouth) 130
40 Glasgow Gailes Golf Club 159
41 Luffness New Golf Club 103
42 Gullane Golf Club – Nr. 2 257
43 Kilspindie Golf Club 136
44 Montrose Links – The 1562 Course / Medal 168
45 Archerfield Links – The Fidra Links 133
46 Blairgowrie Golf Club – The Rosemount Course 97
47 Fortrose & Rosemarkie Golf Club 131
48 Dunaverty Golf Club 66
49 Askernish Golf Club 42
50 Lanark Golf Club 51
51 Lundin Golf Club 202
52 Leven Links 173
53 Ladybank Golf Club 79
54 Crail Golfing Society - Balcomie 231
55 Golspie Golf Club 124
56 Gleneagles – The PGA Centenary Course 228
57 Moray Golf Club – The New Course 81
58 Macdonald Spey Valley 37
59 Trump Turnberry – The King Robert The Bruce (former Kintyre Course) 183
60 Scotscraig Golf Club 131
61 West Kilbride Golf Club 62
62 Duff House Royal Golf Club 45
63 Peterhead Golf Club 70
64 Monifieth Golf Club – The Medal Course 131
65 Durness Golf Club 57
66 St. Andrews Links – The Jubilee Course 279
67 Archerfield Links – The Dirleton Links 122
68 Blairgowrie Golf Club – The Lansdowne Course 53
69 Tain Golf Club 144
70 The Duke's, St Andrews 95
71 Fairmont St. Andrews – The Torrance Course 118
72 Downfield Golf Club 47
73 Fairmont St. Andrews – The Kittocks Course 104
74 Stranraer Golf Club 21
75 Irvine Golf Club 70
76 Edzell Golf Club 41
77 St. Andrews Links – The Eden Course 220
78 Royal Troon Golf Club – The Portland Course 104
79 Nairn Dunbar Golf Club 115
80 Glenbervie Golf Club 27
81 Prestwick St Nicholas Golf Club 87
82 The Glen Golf Club 70
83 Longniddry Golf Club 60
84 Grantown-on-Spey Golf Club 34
85 Newmachar Golf Club – The Hawkshill Course 21
86 Kilmarnock (Barassie) Golf Club 123
87 Bruntsfield Links 43
88 Gullane Golf Club – Nr. 3 146
89 The Carrick 52
90 Stonehaven Golf Club 24
91 Covesea Links Golf Course 29
92 Powfoot Golf Club 57
93 Auchterarder Golf Club 30
94 Meldrum House 26
95 Royal Dornoch – The Struie Course 139
96 Portpatrick Dunskey Golf Club 20
97 Roxburghe Golf Club 32
98 Pitlochry Golf Course 50
99 Wigtownshire County Golf Club 20
100 Royal Burgess Golfing Society 67

Ranking

Player Courses
1. Jim McCann 99
2. Stuart Bendoris 98
3. Peter Craigon 89
3. Hugh Clunas 89
3. Ed Battye 89
6. Alan B Ferguson 85
7. Clyde Johnson 83
7. Rex Tattersall 83
9. Jeff Steedman 81
9. Brian Ward 81
11. Blyth Bell 78
12. John Hall 74
12. Michael Bailey 74
14. Ralph Wardlaw 73
15. Iain Simpson 71
16. Mark Gray 70
17. Rob Smith 69
17. Gary Wilkinson 69
19. Alan Joss 68
19. Mike Brooks 68