Reasons to Visit Kingsbarns Golf Links

  • Top 20 Golf Course in UK & Ireland & Top 50 Golf Course in The World

  • Host of the annual Dunhill Links Pro-Am & 2017 Women's British Open, won by In-Kyung Kim

  • Designed by Kyle Phillips who also created The Grove, Verdura & Yas Links

  • Located just 10 minutes from St Andrews

Looking out over the expanse of the North Sea, the masterpiece that is Kingsbarns is quickly becoming a legend among links courses. In spite of its youth, Kingsbarns Golf Links is talked about in the same breath as famous names like Muirfield, Pebble Beach, and the Old Course. Perhaps the most celebrated course of the 21st Century, Kingsbarns is not only considered to be one of the best layouts in St Andrews but also the world.

Having hosted the European Tour annually since 2001 and the Women’s British Open in 2017, this is a course with serious pedigree. Just fifteen minutes outside St Andrews and less than an hour and a half from Edinburgh Airport, this modern golf marvel is easy to get to.

Kingsbarns Golf Links is one of the finest golfing experiences around and one of the most picturesque courses you will play. You and your friends should make this a part of any trip to St Andrews, a visit to Kingsbarns is an essential part of any bucket list Scottish golf break. The most popular option is to stay in one of the great hotels in St Andrews and enjoy the coastal drive on your way to a round of golf you will never forget.