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The Royal & Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews

St Andrews, Scotland
+44 1334 466666
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A must for golfers

Even if you are only a sometime golfer, there is something special about going back to the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
James S
Middleton, Wisconsin
A must see for the golfers...

This is a must see for any golfers. My family and husband play golf so it was always going to be... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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The ruling authority of the game of golf that decides rules of the game, organizes tournaments and serves as a private members club.
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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St Andrews, Scotland
+44 1334 466666

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Even if you are only a sometime golfer, there is something special about going back to the birthplace of golf. The gift shop is large and items are generally expensive, but you can pick up a golf hat for about $32. If you want to...More

Thank James S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a must see for any golfers. My family and husband play golf so it was always going to be on the agenda. Gift shop very expensive!

Thank TeamPendlebury
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

St Andrews Golf Course is where golf was originated and known as the home of golf. Golfers come from around the world to play in this prestigious golf course. It was also named after St Andrew. Outstanding place with great views and great golf shops...More

Thank ukienomad
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

St Andrews is named after Saint Andrew the Apostle, and the town is known worldwide as the "home of golf". This is in part because the Royal and Ancient Golf Club, founded in 1754, exercises legislative authority over the game worldwide except in the USA....More

1  Thank Tommy599
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Had to visit even though we don't play golf. A very impressive attraction and enjoyed walking around the courses. The gift shop was very expensive though.

Thank SandyFord16
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Just because I don't play golf, that does not mean that I am not interested in the golf course! We booked a one hour walking tour through the St. Andrews golf course website. The price is reasonable and the experience truly enhanced our visit to...More

1  Thank AnnaS005
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Fabulous course. Gorgeous setting. Didn't play. But husband was lucky enough to. 60th birthday present to himself. Not cheap. But far, far cheaper than Pebble Beach, USA.. Enjoyed the walk around the course.

Thank Nathalie E
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful grounds around the course. Did not play, but was able to walk around and few parts of the course. Hopefully one day will be able to play

Thank travelman1979_10
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Even the empty benches by the club house on the 18th are marked as members only. The historic feel of the area is great and for any golfer a must see Unfortunately you can feel the other side of golf which is not very inclusive...More

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Historic golf course in a gorgeous setting. Even though I didn't join the others for a round of golf, I was happy walking around and taking in the breathtaking scenery. I was mesmerized by a couple of horses frolicking on the beach. Incidentally, the beach...More

Thank BlueBeachGlass
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Diane C
15 January 2017|
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Response from Don L | Reviewed this property |
They do offer tours from time to time but in truth it's not very interesting as it's fairly flat and barren. Not like perfectly crafted fairways has in the night states.