Golfing Breaks in Dumfries & Galloway


Golfing Breaks

The Ellangowan Hotel provides the ideal base for golfing breaks or activity holidays. Centrally situated the hotel is within easy travelling distance of most of the regions attractive and challenging courses.

Newton Stewart Golf Club
Newton Stewart Golf Club

Nestled in the heart of the Galloway Hills, Newton Stewart offers spectacular scenery to complement the challenging mature parkland course.

Measuring 5903 yards (par 69) each hole is unique in its own right with excellent greens with subtle borrows.

Water comes into play over two of the holes with patches of gorse which will catch out wild shots.

Newton Stewart Golf Club

Hill/Parkland Yardage - 5970 Holes - 18 SSS - 69

Wigtownshire Country Golf Club - Glenluce
Wigtownshire County Golf Club

The 'County' Golf Club is the only true links course in South West Scotland.  It is situated off the A75 Euroroute, 8 miles east of Stranraer, on the shores of the scenic Luce Bay with the Isle of Man visible on a clear day.

Wigtownshire County Golf Club

Links Yardage - 5847 Holes - 18 SSS - 68

Kirkcudbright Golf Club
Kirkcudbright Golf Club

This is an 18 hole parkland course of excellent quality and variety. There are some gentle slopes but you are rewarded with magnificent panoramic views of the Dee Estuary and surrounding countryside.

Certainly a course well worth playing and a good test for golfers of all abilities.

The clubhouse is extensive with full changing and shower facilities on every day throughout the season.

Trolleys are available for hire and handicap certificates are required

Parkland Yardage - 5739 Holes - 18 SSS - 69

Portpatrick (Dunskey) Golf Club
Portpatrick Golf Club

Spectacular links course set on the cliffs overlooking the Irish Sea.

Handicap certificate required.

Portpatrick Golf Club

Links/Coastal Cliff Yardage - 5882 Holes - 18 SSS - 69

St Medan Golf Club - Port William
St Medan Golf Club - Port William

This family-friendly, 9 / 18 hole course, laid out on the shores of Luce Bay in south west Scotland, offers an interesting and challenging game for novices and experienced golfers alike.

St Medan Golf Club

Coastal/Parkland Yardage - 4265 Holes - 9 / 18 SSS - 64

Stranraer Golf Club

Designed by James Braid, beautiful championship parkland course with wonderful views of the Isle of Arran and Ailsa Craig.

Coastal/Parkland Yardage - 6308 Holes - 18 SSS - 72

Southerness Golf Club

Not for the faint hearted or beginner. Panoramic views of Galloway and CUmbria.

Handicap certificates required.

Championship Links Yardage - 6566 Holes - 18 SSS - 72

Dumfries & County Golf Club - Dumfries

Fairly flat parkland, bordered on the north and west by the river Nith.

The greens and fairways are kept in superb condition.

Parkland Yardage - 5928 Holes - 18 SSS - 69

Dumfries & Galloway Golf Club - Dumfries

Challenging 18 holes set in lovely rolling countryside on the western outskirts of Dumfries.

Parkland Yardage - 6325 Holes - 18 SSS - 71

Powfoot Golf Club - Annan

Excellent challenge and a good test for players of all abilities. Lose to Solway estuary, with wonderful views across the water to the Cumbrian coast.

British Championship Golf Course.

Links/Parkland Yardage - 6266 Holes - 18 SSS - 71