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Kingsbarns Golf Links

Kingsbarns, St Andrews KY16 8QD, Scotland
+44 1334 460860
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I last played Kingsbarns about 7 years ago and the experience was amazing. I was in a group of 16... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Geoff N
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London, United Kingdom
Amazing

I play at Royal Melbourne Golf Club , one of the rated best 10 golf courses in the world ...so know... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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A traditional Scottish links golf course with sea views over 1.5 miles of coastline ranked in the top 60 courses worldwide and top 20 in Europe.
  • Excellent91%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pebble beach” (31 reviews)
“great layout” (13 reviews)
“pro shop” (23 reviews)
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I last played Kingsbarns about 7 years ago and the experience was amazing. I was in a group of 16 golfers and we played 36 holes of golf and had lunch and dinner there. I believe the bar tab is still behind the bar!!!. We...More

Thank Geoff N
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I play at Royal Melbourne Golf Club , one of the rated best 10 golf courses in the world ...so know what good is. KingsBarns is special ... starting with a short beautiful drive south from St Andrews, a simple small clubhouse fir a sandwich...More

Thank Simon D
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

I did not play it well, but I did not care. Every hole was challenging, but when a shot went askew you looked around at the beauty of the setting and did not care. We played about 7 courses in Scotland and this one was...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Played here just 2 weeks before the ladies open . Course is unrivalled for its total golf package . The best course I've ever played. Staff were excellent , rangers on the course were friendly helpful and very nice . Great course in great nick...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

I recently played Kingsbarns 4 days ago in the Mercedes Trophy Amateur UK Championship. It was the best course I have played in my life. I come from Scotland and it was my greatest pleasure to play there. Please , please get a caddie!! these...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

A fantastic golf experience. The course is tremendous and the views are breathtaking. If in Scotland this is a MUST!

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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Having heard alot about Kingsbarns before my visit, I was pretty sure what to expect with regards to the golf course. Stunning condition, views and holes that you'll remember for quite some time. What I didn't expect was the level of hospitality I received. Outstanding....More

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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Kingsbarns is the real deal. Everything about the golf experience is just fantastic — their passion and commitment to treating guests royally is evident from your entry onto the grounds right thru to our exit as the last bit of sunlight was disappearing as we...More

Thank Matt S
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

This golf course is a joy to play!. It's a good test of golf and the views throughout your round, are stunning. We were very fortunate to be invited to play here, by very good friends. We had a nice lunch in the Clubhouse before...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Everybody knows that Scotland is the home of golf with the St. Andrews Old Course as the definitive predecessor to sixty million people playing on over 30,000 courses world wide. Ironically the seventh oldest documented golf course was Kingsbarns, not far from St. Andrews, dating...More

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Audrey H, Business Development Manager at Kingsbarns Golf Links, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thank you so so much for taking the time to write such a a long and in depth review of your visit to Kingsbarns. We are happy to read that you and your friends enjoyed yourselves and that our caddie Michael O'Brien enhanced your experience....More

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It's owned by a gentleman from Toronto and whatever it cost he spared no expense...
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Kingsbarns wins hands - no contest.
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