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Turnberry Resort Golf Courses

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Address: Maidens Road | Ailsa and Kintyre Courses, Girvan KA269LT, Scotland
Phone Number: +44 1655 333991
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Turnberry Hotel's two championship golf courses: Ailsa Course (ranked among...

Turnberry Hotel's two championship golf courses: Ailsa Course (ranked among the world's top courses) and the newly redesigned Arran Course which is now called Kintyre.

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Turnberry Resort Golf Courses - New Clubhouse

The new Clubhouse to the left of the 18th Green on the Ailsa Course is absolutely superb, the design outside and inside is a triumph. The new Pro Shop on the ground floor is... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 24, 2015
Glasgow, Scotland.
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Glasgow, Scotland.
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71 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2015

The new Clubhouse to the left of the 18th Green on the Ailsa Course is absolutely superb, the design outside and inside is a triumph. The new Pro Shop on the ground floor is oustanding with excellent customer service. The 5* restaurant upstairs is excellent for a full meal beautifully served or just a coffee in comfortable surroundings with great... More 

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Malmesbury, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

they where very busy with doing a lot amendments to the course but where still very accommodating. I had to go to be on the same golf course as open champions of the past.

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Pitlochry, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

played the Kintyre course on an itison voucher, we were warmly welcomed and out tee time was rearranged after a mix-up. clubhouse was fantastic all staff were friendly and courteous. The course was in exceptional condition and the greens were amazing, all in all an excellent day out even though the weather was rubbish

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015 via mobile

Played golf at Turnberry and decided to book a table for dinner afterwards. This truly is a 5* dining experience. Food and service fantastic. Would recommend the club steak. 2 huge rib eye steaks cooked on the bone shared between four. Awesome!!!!

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Girvan, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

Whether you go for a coffee, or for lunch, the attention you receive is simply superb. From the greeting at the door, through to the service it is fantastic. And the view of Ailsa Craig are just stunning.

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Ottawa, Canada
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56 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

We spent 3 nights at the Turnberry Resort, and being a child of the 70s, I could not resist trying out my own Duel in the Sun at Turnberry, the site of so many British Open moments. Turnberry concierge staff took care of all the details well beforehand. My tee-off time was early, and drew no additional participants, to my... More 

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San Diego, California
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54 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015

I didn't make advance tee time reservations before we got to Turnberry due to some scheduling uncertainties but that didn't wind up being an issue. We got on at a 5pm sunset rate (125 pounds give or take) and easily played 18 before dark. The Ailsa course is challenging due to the long rough and relatively narrow fairways -- especially... More 

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Julian, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

This gold course is gorgeous! It is well maintained and lovely! We walked down the middle of the course to the lighthouse where King Robert the Bruce's Caste once stood. It is ruins now but one can imagine how lovely it must have been.

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Chicago, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015

Now I know why Trump is blowing up the golf course and starting over. When I watched the 2009 British Open, I thought the course looked unbelievable on TV and put this place on my list of must plays. I just got to play it and it was just okay. I played all the other British Open courses and this... More 

Sarasota, Florida, Usa
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76 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

It's old but eloquent. Visions of yesteryear are everywhere. The elevators are ancient, and they've really tried to upgrade everything you see, but it's scheduled for a complete renovation this winter and I can't wait to see it after the redo.

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