To many, Scotland is known as the home of golf and, as might be expected, Scotland possesses some of the most beautiful, challenging and exciting courses in the world, some of which are in Aberdeenshire.

Most of these courses are only a short drive from the estate and provide exciting locations for golfers to play in from the shores of the North Sea to engrossed golf courses surrounded by moorland.

Golf Courses near Huntly: Interactive map 

The Club boasts being the 6th oldest in the world and has two courses; the Balgownie Championship Links (6,415 yards - 6,850 yards, Par 70/71) and the Silverburn Course (4,021 yards Par 64) and are only 1h’s drive away.


Located just south of Peterhead (1h 30 mins) and on the beautiful Scottish coastline, this course offers breathtaking views and visual wonders as well as an internationally famous golfing experience. It is ranked in the top 60 courses in the world by ‘Golf Magazine’ (6369yards, par 72).


In this parkland course of 6161yards and a par 70, you’ll be dazzled by several holes that defy description including the 7th, 16th and 17th where the River Deveron proves to be a hazard for those who 'wander off the tee'. This course is only 40mins north.


Situated only 30mins away, The Dufftown Golf Course is set amongst the most amazing scenery in Speyside, the heart of the malt whisky country. At 5308 yards and 67par, this short course is not to be underestimated; two of its holes (7th and 10th) feature in "Britain’s 100 Extraordinary Golf Holes".


Located a little over an hour away, on the banks of the 'Royal river', The River Dee, this charming par 69, 18 hole golf course offers a challenge to golfers of any standard.


The nearest golf club (20mins drive) kills two birds with one stone as the course is positioned on the former grounds and around Huntly Castle, on the bonnie banks of the River Deveron. Playing at 5359yards from the white tees and to a par 67, this is a course where accuracy is rewarded and where you’ll be amazed by the beauty of the nature.


With rolling dunes, rugged rock shores & beautiful beaches, this course offers the areas unspoilt beauty as a backdrop to an enjoyable and challenging game. Top 100 golf courses rated us 11th best golf course in the North East of Scotland. Founded in 1888 the course is over 120 years old.


Experience in 18-hole Scottish links course designed by renowned golf course architect, Dr. Martin Hawtree. Unforgettable golf competitions and events, specifically designed for the advanced golfer as well as the novice golfer. Combination in a natural approach with academic research to create an inspiring golfing and learning experience.


The picturesque village of Insch is only a 40-minute drive from Aberdeen up the A96 and has a station on the main Aberdeen-Inverness rail line. The course at present measures 5,371 yards with a par of 69 (SSS 67) and has matured to provide a very good test for all classes of golfers.


Oldmeldrum is an historic golf club: the game has been played here for over 125 years. However, its outlook is modern and, here, you will find all the facilities you would expect of a thriving, 21st century golfing venue. A par 70 course, Oldmeldrum Golf Club currently is just over 6,100 yards in length. It’s fairways, greens, areas of rough and water hazards are a challenge for every level of golfer.



Waterside of Lynebain
Haugh of Glass
near Huntly
Aberdeenshire AB544YN
Scotland, United Kingdom

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