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Machrihanish Dunes Golf Club

The Village at Machrihanish Dunes, Machrihanish PA28 6PT, Scotland
+44 1586 810000
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A wonderful place to visit and play proper golf

we were a group of nine(9) and played in a typical Scottish day with wind and the odd shower. never... read more

Reviewed January 2, 2017
Excellent new course

My husband and I were staying at the Ugadale Hotel so as to play Machrihanish Championship Course... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2016
Patricia C
Cardross, United Kingdom
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The quintessential seaside Scottish resort, The Village at Machrihanish Dunes is quickly becoming a golf destination to rival the best in the world. Thrilling links golf, luxury accommodation and world-class service await you in this romantic and rugged corner of western Scotland. Experience the U.K. Top-100 Machrihanish Dunes Golf Course, award-winning Ugadale Hotel & Cottages and our newest accommodation, The Royal Hotel at the head of Campbeltown Harbour. From The Village, you have easy access to other world-renowned links courses, including the neighbouring Machrihanish Golf Club, the great courses of Ayrshire and Northern Ireland, The Machrie on Islay, and many more.
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  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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The Village at Machrihanish Dunes, Machrihanish PA28 6PT, Scotland
+44 1586 810000
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Reviewed January 2, 2017

we were a group of nine(9) and played in a typical Scottish day with wind and the odd shower. never the less a wonderful experience.

Thank Callummac1
Greg S, Manager at Machrihanish Dunes Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2017

Thank you very much! The Scottish weather can always be a bit finicky, but I am very glad it did not spoil your golfing experience. Cheers!

Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I were staying at the Ugadale Hotel so as to play Machrihanish Championship Course. On our last day we played the Dunes as it was included on our golf package. I was surprised and delighted by the quality of the course ....More

1  Thank Patricia C
Reviewed October 27, 2016

Two nights in a dog friendly cottage at the Ugadale Hotel with golf at the Dunes course included. The cottage was beautifully appointed and super comfortable. The hotel staff were great and the atmosphere was friendly and relaxed. Prices in the restaurant were reasonable and...More

Thank AWD6
Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

As the inclusive course attached to the ugadale hotel it's nothing to be missed. Well worth there for hour drive from central Scotland. Played the course twice during our weekend stay as there ugadale cottages. Not to be missed. Fantastic views. Hidden gem. Great welcome....More

Thank Derek C
Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

Really well laid out golf course, took a caddy for our group, it was well worth it, excellent views, half way house was great very friendly, excellent all round experience

Thank GM8201
Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

Played The Dunes 9 times during our holiday in Machrihanish. We were extremely lucky with the weather both the lack of wind and the added bonus of glorious sunshine. The course was in beautiful condition and a great challenge. Especially enjoyed the amazing greens and...More

2  Thank Peta V
Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

Outstanding valve for stay and play deals. The accommodation is first class and very comfortable especially the Ugadale cottages. The customer service we received was excellent and the staff catered for all our needs nothing was a problem, a very well organised team. The food...More

Thank rodger81
Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

Stayed in the cottages with 3 friends on the on the £75 pp 1 night stay and unlimited golf... Arrived on Thursday morning teed off on the dunes at 11.00 am played 9 then had the included in the deal lunch ( soup and sandwiches)...More

Thank Craig C
Reviewed August 26, 2016

We were told when my husband booked this hotel that our dog would be welcome. This could not be further from the truth and it led to an uncomfortable stay. Also the staff working at breakfast were very unfriendly and I didn't feel welcome at...More

Thank sarahandhoney
Reviewed August 2, 2016

A bit further out of the way than I expected but this added to the experience as you felt right out in the country. Lovely course with some amazing greens providing true Links putting challenges. The course is challenging but having read stories about blind...More

Thank alanmac56
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