Murcar Links Golf club
Bridge of Don
Coursetype: Outstanding Championship Links in the traditional Scottish Links style and frequently named in the top 100 UK courses, established in 1909 to the design of Archie Simpson with later refinements made in the 1930′s by the celebrated golf course designer James Braid. Murcar has a second links course the Strabathie, not as testing but still a good links challenge.
Number Of Holes: The Murcar Links 18 holes and the Strabathie is 18 holes also.
Yardage: Murcar Links from the back tees 6516 yards, the Strabathie 5364 yards.
Par: Murcar links 71, Strabathie 70.
Bar/Restaurant: The clubhouse restaurant provides a fine dining experience with views over the Aberdeen Bay to sit and relax over a fine dish or drink after your round
Drinks/Snacks: Snacks available from the clubhouse, soft drinks and confectionery from the pro shop
Changing Facilities: Full changing facilities available in the locker room
Shower Facilities: Visitors showers available.
Scorecard and layout
Murcar Links Golf Club Scorecard and Course layout. Click or Tap Image to see full size
Pro-Shop: The pro shop at Murcar Links is fully stocked with all the top brands garments and weather safe outerwear, professionaly fitted club service, power trolley service centre and golf tuition from a leading pga qualified coach
Golf Club Hire: Best quality golf clubs available to hire
Buggy Hire: There is 1 buggy available but only on production of a medical certificate, Caddies available for hire but best to Pre-book.
Trolley Hire: Pull and battery powered trolleys available to hire, best to pre book a power trolley if required
Practice Area: Driving range and a short game practice area available
Putting Practice: Large practice putting green available
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In their Words…….
The Murcar Championship Golf Links has a par of 71 and a standard scratch rating of 73 (USGA rating 72.7 and USGA slope rating 135). Murcar frequently features in the Top 100 courses in the UK and the VisitScotland Top 40 Great Scottish Links Collection.
Established in 1909 to the design of Archie Simpson, with later refinements made in the 1930′s by the celebrated golf course designer James Braid, Murcar is indeed a Championship links of some renown, in the finest of Scottish traditions it has also undergone alterations and improvements that are sympathetic to what Simpson and Braid set out to achieve, under the watchful eye of Graeme J Webster’s Team Niblick Ltd.
Not for the beginner or the faint hearted, Murcar Links is a par 71 (sss 72) natural Championship links, which represents a truly challenging test of golf. To play it requires every shot in the book and if the wind is up, a few more besides!.
Murcar Links Golf Club is a members’ club but is keen for visitors to enjoy the course and its facilities. The Club is more than happy to accommodate individual golfers or groups. Individual players will not be asked to join up with other groups.
Our spacious clubhouse provides excellent bar and catering facilities to members and the many visitors who come to Murcar Links each year.Murcar Links Golf Club