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Ballater Golf Club

Victoria Road, Ballater AB35 5LX, Scotland
+44 1339 755567
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Best greens in Scotland?

At least today they were. Soft but super fast. The fairways and tees were nearly as good. Probably... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2017
Stephen C
Rochdale, United Kingdom
via mobile
Beautiful golf course and friendly club house with great food.

Had a round of golf on Friday at the Ladies Tri-Am and as per usual the couse was in great... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Founded in 1892, this scenic 18-hole golf course offers its toughest challenge on its opening six holes, which include two difficult par threes.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Victoria Road, Ballater AB35 5LX, Scotland
+44 1339 755567
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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

At least today they were. Soft but super fast. The fairways and tees were nearly as good. Probably better than before the floods, this is where to breathe the air and realise how lucky you are

1  Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Had a round of golf on Friday at the Ladies Tri-Am and as per usual the couse was in great condition. One of my favourite courses in the North East! The scenery is stunning and it is fairly flat so you can race round at...More

1  Thank Catriona24210
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Course condition was fantastic. Greens were quick but true. Views are stunning and the hospitality was warm and friendly. Great day out and will definitely be coming back.

1  Thank jamiethomson76
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

I was taking a 4 day golf trip to Ballater. The pro shop had given me a good deal on a 4 day ticket. I was made to feel very welcome. The weather was great, the course in excellent condition and I just thought that...More

2  Thank dcgriffith1951
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

What an amazing course great layout, very good greens ,well stocked pro shop run by pro Bill Yule very helpful and friendly ,I had a great day and would love to visit again

Thank jtmeden192
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We played 3 rounds of golf at Ballater Golf club during our week-long break. The course is tight and challenging but fairly short. The views are tremendous. We loved it.

2  Thank FergusA
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

We visited on a Sunday for lunch and discovered that the caterers (Sheridans, butchers to the Queen) do a lovely carvery lunch on Sunday's. Three courses, three types of roast, excellent yorkshire pud and vegetables, all for only £21 per head! I challenge you to...More

1  Thank Bill Y
Reviewed 23 September 2016

How the supporters of Ballater Golf Club have rescued the course after the winter devastation is a miracle, all credit to all concerned, on our recent visit we played the course twice and had a meal in the club house ,course in super condition and...More

2  Thank grooby186334
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Played here an number of times and never disappointed. Always in great condition and everyone very friendly and helpful. Yellow tees easier on the body but for the serious golfer the whites are a good challenge.

1  Thank HaweaPeter
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Played here a couple of days ago and was pleasantly surprised. Course in great condition despite the devastation last December. Everyone is recovering in Ballater following the storm / flooding and there's still evidence of that. It's work in progress but the golf club looks...More

1  Thank micmky007
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