Golf Road, Tayport, Fife, DD6 9DZ
Welcome to Scotscraig Golf Club - the 13th oldest golf club in the world. Established in 1817 and a six-time former Open Qualifier venue 1984,1990,1995,2000,2005,& 2010, Scotscraig Golf Club combines the exhilaration of playing a traditional loop of heathland and links holes with a memorable welcome and post-round hospitality surrounded by fascinating golfing memorabilia.
What style is the course at Scotscraig Golf Club?
A championship course designed under the guidance of Old Tom Morris and James Braid. Located 15-minutes from St Andrews and 10 minutes from Dundee airport. A 120-year-old clubhouse opened in 1896. Only 20 minutes by road from Carnoustie, venue for the 2018 Open.
What is the feature hole?
“The combination of trees, heather and gorse bushes make this fast-running heathland one of the sneakily-toughest courses around.” Today’s Golfer “Scotscraig is a test of accuracy rather than length and it will reward the player who plans each stroke with the next one in mind.” Top 100 Golf Courses
What sort of course features can the player expect?
With 18 unique holes laid out in a traditional loop set-up, the course has hosted prestigious tournaments such as the Scottish Seniors Championship in 2002, the Ladies Home Internationals in 2013 and the Scottish Boys and Girls Amateur Championships in 2017.
It is described by Justin Rose as a “great course, great greens and very friendly” after his attempt to qualify for the1995 Open as a 15 year old amateur fell just short. Scotscraig will be used as a qualifying course for the British Seniors Open in July 2018, The Open being held at The Old Course, St Andrews.
Information on Scotscraig Golf Club , Golf Road , Tayport
Course Statistics: 18 Holes, 6550yds, Par 71 SSS 72
Green Fees: Mon to Fri: 18 holes £75, Day £85. Twilight (after 1.30pm) £45. Weekends: 18 holes £90 (morning), Twilight (after 1.30pm) £45.
Green fee/food packages available, see website.
Visitors Info: Visitors made very welcome. Green fee/food packages available, see website.
Societies Info: Catered for subject to approval. Company Days available. All Corporate and Society bookings are based on a minimum of twelve golfers.
Date Founded: 1817
Designed by: James Braid
Catering: The Dining Room is a lovely setting overlooking the 18th green. Dinners and high teas are served in the Dining Room. After a round of golf on one of Scotland's finest championship golf courses, why not sit down in the unique atmosphere of the bar and have a refreshing drink and a meal.
Clubs for Hire: No
Motorised Cart for Hire: Yes
|Local Directions:||Scotscraig Golf Club is situated on the Tay Estuary, 10 miles north of St Andrews. Follow the A919 & B945 to Tayport or take the Tay Road Bridge 4 miles south east of Dundee. Then follow the B945 east to Tayport. From Tayport the route to the club is well signposted.|
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