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Braids Hill Golf Course

Edinburgh, Scotland
+44 131 447 6666
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Overvalued

The course seems very old. Good view around the course but nothing really special. The course is... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2016
Heidipa81
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Espoo, Finland
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a hidden gem

. A golf course with superb views of the city a hidden gem great credit to the green keeping... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2016
mrtoms123
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uk
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One of several challenging golf courses designed by James Braid.
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good53%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“tees” (2 reviews)
“municipal” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 06:45 - 19:30
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Edinburgh, Scotland
Cowgate
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Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

The course seems very old. Good view around the course but nothing really special. The course is overvalued because of scenic beauty than what is within the 18 holes. Too many dog owners on the course; poo bags hidden in the bushes and in the...More

Thank Heidipa81
Reviewed 9 October 2016

. A golf course with superb views of the city a hidden gem great credit to the green keeping staff !!

Thank mrtoms123
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Im visiting from Florida w a group of friends to golf Scotland and Braid Hills was incredible. From tee box to the greens and all in between, this course was fantastic to play - especially because I rarely play a course w such elevation. The...More

Thank Hasan R
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

I am a season ticket holder for the municipal courses in Edinburgh, of which the Braids is one course. I am a relative newcomer to golf, but have already played quite a few Scottish courses (e.g. Aberdour, St Andrews - Eden, St Andrews - Strathtyrum,...More

Thank Bettergrubplease
Reviewed 18 August 2015

Played here yesterday nice weather a bit busy last time I played this was about ten years ago forgot some of the holes, for a council course this puts a lot of the private courses to shame in excellent condition greens were true fairways immaculate...More

Thank Willy G
Reviewed 7 August 2015

Hotel concierge arranged a time for me - 18 holes + a set of clubs. A perfect summers day in Edinburgh. I was warned that there were hills. Yes there was some hill country but the trip was worth the effort. Not an easy course...More

1  Thank Ian H
Reviewed 1 July 2015

This was a gorgeous but challenging course high above Edinburgh. Watch out for people walking their dogs through the course who are also enjoying the beautiful views.

1  Thank julia s
Reviewed 26 April 2015

Superb round of golf on a challenging course with splendid views of Edinburgh. Some really challenging holes and course was in good condition. Need to play again as some holes are 'blind'. Very impressed

2  Thank Andy L
Reviewed 9 December 2014

I play here on a regular basis and thoroughly enjoy the challenge. Greens much more consistent in the last 2 years, just watch for tricky pin positions. Fantastic views over Edinburgh, well worth a visit.

1  Thank Michael A
Reviewed 26 October 2014 via mobile

Played here early oct on a beautiful sunny day great condition for any time of year never mind near winter can't recommend this course enough like a little golfing paradise hidden in the hills imagine it's a lot tougher in the wind through but what...More

2  Thank bull72
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