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Kingsbarns Golf Links

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Great golf again!

On my biennial trip to Scotland last month, I once again saved one of the best for last. Kingsbarns... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
St. Andrews, United Kingdom

Played the second week of August using the rental clubs at the course. This is a must play course... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Concord, NC, United States
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Kingsbarns, St. Andrews KY16 8QD, Scotland
+44 1334 460860
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have written this review with my husband whom played golf. I walked with him for part of course till the 6th tee. He plays regular golf and is a single marker. The welcome at the starters box and registration was warm, welcoming and genuine....More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Audrey H, Director of Sales at Kingsbarns Golf Links, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Sorry to hear of your disappointing experience here at Kingbarns Golf Links. To discuss the matter further could you please contact ahogg@kingsbarns.com Many thanks and looking forward to hearing from you soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On my biennial trip to Scotland last month, I once again saved one of the best for last. Kingsbarns was in excellent condition and looked stunning helped by a "wet" spring/summer. I had my best round ever with the help of my caddie, George. He's...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Played the second week of August using the rental clubs at the course. This is a must play course. Superbly maintained and beautiful beyond words. The folks at the course were very accommodating and friendly. I thoroughly enjoyed this course and will pay again when...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 9, 2019

From the white tees...a good and fair challenge, magnificent views and scenery. Check out the par 5 twelfth hole...mirror image of #18 at Pebble. Great staff and caddie crew.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 2, 2019 via mobile

This is expensive but worth every penny We played off the whites on a sunny windy day but what s course From the moment we arrived everybody treated us perfectly We had two great caddies ( sorry guys can’t remember your names) Course builds as...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 25, 2019 via mobile

First time playing a scotish links course. What a great thrill i was. The couse is very challenging an d very well kept. Staff was great since the moment I got to the premisas, and my buddy Gerry (caddie) was of tremendous help, for easying...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 16, 2019

A fabulous venue + attention to detail + truly expert & friendly staff = my favorite St Andrews experience. Don't miss it!

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed July 11, 2019

By far, the very best Scotland links golf course I've played in my entire life! An outstanding track, superior amenities, professional staff and caddy services. VERY HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!!!

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 8, 2019 via mobile

Kingsbarns is a relatively new course, opened I believe in 2000. The most challenging of all the courses we played but also one of the most scenic courses. There are a lot of elevation changes but you are enthralled by the scenery and don’t notice...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed July 3, 2019

From arriving at the first tee and being welcomed by Gordon the starter an absolute first class experience.The course was in an immaculate condition and with the stunning views and fine Scottish weather a must for every golfer from seasoned pro to club handicapper.Alan was...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Audrey H, Director of Sales at Kingsbarns Golf Links, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2019

Thank you so much for taking the time to review your experience at Kingsbarns Golf Links. I'll be sure to pass on your kind feedback to our team. We too look forward to welcoming you back very soon:-)

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It's owned by a gentleman from Toronto and whatever it cost he spared no expense...
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Kingsbarns wins hands - no contest.