90 Barrhead Road
Phone: + 44 (0) 141 632 4351
In Their Words ...........
Founded in 1892 Pollok was remodelled by Dr Alister MacKenzie in the 1920s shortly before he moved to America where he designed Cypress Point and Augusta amongst many fine courses. MacKenzie's design philosophy states that "a really great golf course must be a constant source of pleasure to the greatest possible number of players. It must require strategy in the playing as well as skill. It must give the average player a fair chance and at the same time, it must require the utmost from the expert. All natural beauty should be preserved, natural hazards should be utilized and artificiality should be minimized."
Pollok has earned an International reputation of being one of the best manicured and maintained inland courses in Scotland. Its history is deep in tradition and culture and its aim is to consistently achieve the highest standards of professionalism and hospitality in golf. The golf course is laid out in the Pollok Estate, next door to the Internationally renowned Burrell Collection, with the White Cart Water meandering between the cordons of Ash, Beech, Elm and Chestnuts that are its boundaries.
The clubhouse is large and modern with an excellent range of catering facilities. So whether you want a quick snack before or after your game or want to sit down to lunch or dinner, the choice is yours. In recent times, Pollok spent £1.2 million on developing its clubhouse, now one of the finest in Scotland.
Essential Information at a glance, for YourGolfDay
- Coursetype: A true parkland course with the White Cart Water meandering between the cordons of Ash, Beech, Elm and Chestnuts that are its boundaries. The quality and speed of the greens leaves putting a pleasurable and satisfying experience. Free roaming animals, including red deer, are less of a hazard but combine to leave a lasting impression of a parkland course maintained to the highest standards
- Number Of Holes: 18
- Yardage: From the white tees 6418 yards
- Par: 71
- Bar/Restaurant: The David Reid lounge, which can be used immediately after coming off the course, is our casual lounge supplying drinks and snacks. The Andrew Jamieson Lounge, adjoining the Dining Room where a range of a la carte and table d'hote menus are available, is rather more formal but also supplies snacks as well as drinks.
- Drinks/Snacks: The David Reid lounge is the casual lounge supplying drinks and snacks.
- Changing Facilities: Clubhouse has secure locker rooms
- Shower Facilities: Showers available for visitors
- Pro-Shop: N/A
- Golf Club Hire: N/A
- Buggy Hire: N/A
- Trolley Hire: N/A
- Practice Area: N/A
- Putting Practice: Large practice putting green available
- To Confirm All Details and Further Information: Visit the Website
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