Golf Course Road
Isle of Arran
Phone: + 44 (0) 1770 700487
In Their Words ...........
Whiting Bay Golf Course is a hidden gem of a course, set above the village on the south east coast of Arran. Whiting Bay Golf Course is an 18 hole par 63 course playing 4092 yards from the yellow tees. It was founded in 1895.
Although quite short, the course is a fair test for golfers of all abilities and features some particularly challenging par 3s. Enjoy the spectacular panoramic views across the Firth of Clyde to the Ayrshire coast and to Holy Isle. The first four holes climb gently up the hillside to a plateau, where holes five to ten weave their way among the heather and gorse. The eleventh hole marks the very top of the course, after which a descent commences from twelve to fifteen. For the final three holes, one must climb up a little once more, before descending the eighteenth to the clubhouse.
The Clubhouse is situated by the 18th hole and nestles in a small coppice with the large car park nearby. The patio at the clubhouse provides a great spot to partake of a rewarding drink whilst watching other players putt out at the eighteenth.
Essential Information at a glance, for YourGolfDay
- Coursetype: Parkland in nature with tree and gorse lined fairways. Although quite short, the course is a fair test for golfers of all abilities and features some particularly challenging par 3s. Set on a gentle hillside, provides spectacular sea views from almost every hole.
- Number Of Holes: 18
- Yardage: From the white tees 4451yds
- Par: 63
- Bar/Restaurant: The clubhouse offers a comfortable licensed bar serving light soup and sandwiches, coffee, teas and snacks
- Drinks/Snacks: Cold soft drinks, ice creams and confectionery are available from the club shop
- Changing Facilities: The Clubhouse has both Ladies and Gentleman's changing rooms and lockers
- Shower Facilities: N/A
- Pro-Shop: The Club’s Shop offers a small but essential range of golf items including golf balls, tees, caps, gloves, scorecards and pencils
- Golf Club Hire: N/A
- Buggy Hire: Buggies available to hire best to pre book to ensure availability
- Trolley Hire: Pull trolleys available to hire
- Practice Area: N/A
- Putting Practice: Practice putting green available
- To Confirm All Details and Further Information: Visit the Website
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