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Really good day. Very hospitable club, course in good condition and played long and fair. Staff... read more

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Henry A
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We played 9 courses on this trip. Royal Aberdeen GC was one of the five new courses for me to play... read more

Reviewed August 26, 2018
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Pinehurst, North Carolina
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Award-winning layout with greater changes of elevation than are usually found at other links-style golf courses.
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Links Road | Bridge of Don, Aberdeen AB23 8AT, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really good day. Very hospitable club, course in good condition and played long and fair. Staff excellent and very friendly. Couldn't fault it.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Henry A
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

We played 9 courses on this trip. Royal Aberdeen GC was one of the five new courses for me to play. I am so glad we came up here. Gorgeous track. Great team. David and Scott made us feel like regulars. The green tees made...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

Excellent historic golf club dating to the 1800's. Friendly and welcoming service. The golf course itself is a classic links course that is the 6th oldest golf club in the world. The Scottish Open was held here in 2014 which was won by Justin Rose...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed November 21, 2017 via mobile

Great layout, especially the front nine. Some of the biggest dunes around. Bring your A game and some patience.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed November 9, 2017

Played Royal Aberdeen just before they close for the winter. Had the course to myself ... just me, my caddie, and my wife, who walked along but didn't play ... and had a great time! The fairways are narrow, but the course is certainly fair....More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

This was the second course we played on the same day, finishing at near 9 p.m. We were BEAT and maybe that contributed to poor play and generated a bad feeling about the course. In addition, we played in a high wind that was not...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed July 6, 2017

Went off as a single at half 3 on a Saturday following the members' tourney in the morn. I striped a driver 300 yards down wind off #1, parred in and then proceeded to dump a dozen Pro V1's into the gorse. Wind was howling,...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed May 29, 2017

We played it in 40 degree Fahrenheit weather and sideways rain, and still had a blast. Absolutely beautiful.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

We played this course for the second time this past week. The temperature was about 45F and the winds were in the 20's but we still enjoyed the course. We walked and enjoyed the sound of the ocean and the natural beauty. This course has...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

It has been 4 months since my last visit to Scotland. Kingsbarns, Carnoustie, etc.;and it is Aberdeen that lingers in my memory. Nothing in Fife compares. Car-"nasty" is almost tame compared to the outward nine here. Some say the club is unwelcoming, but it is...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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