Carnoustie Golf Links - Championship: #10Carnoustie Golf Links - Championship Course

Carnoustie Golf Links - Championship Course
Carnoustie Golf Links
20 Links Parade
Carnoustie
Angus
DD7 7JF

Phone(s): +44 (0) 1241 802270
Fax: +44 (0) 1241 802271
Website: carnoustiegolflinks.co.uk


One of Scotland's most infamous courses is Carnoustie Championship Links in Angus.

It's a regular host to the British Open and has seen winners including Ben Hogan, Gary Player, Tom Watson and most recently Padraig Harrington in 2007. But its recent lore belongs to who didn't win it, Frenchman Jean Van de Velde, after his infamous triple bogey collapse on the 72nd hole in 1999. Play the diabolical 18th yourself however, and it's easy to sympathize with the Frenchman.

For golfers staying in nearby St. Andrews, Carnoustie is less than an hour's drive away, making it easily includable in any Fife golf tour.

-- Brandon Tucker

Carnoustie Golf Links - Championship Course
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A view of green #10 at Championship Course from Carnoustie Golf LinksA view of the 11th green at Championship Course from Carnoustie Golf LinksA view of hole #16 at Championship Course from Carnoustie Golf LinksCarnoustie Championship Links in Angus ( Photo by Brandon Tucker )

Golf course details

  • Holes: 18
  • Designed by: James Braid, Martin Ebert, Old Tom Morris, Tom MacKenzie
  • Public/Private: Public/Resort
  • Year opened: 1850
  • Golf Season:
  • Guest Policy: Welcomed
  • Tee times welcomed: Yes
  • Fairways:
  • Greens:

Facilities

  • Pro in house: Yes
  • Driving range: Yes
  • Rental clubs: Yes
  • Rental carts: Yes

Green fees price ranges

  • Week days: £82 - £165
  • Weekends: £82 - £165

Course policies

  • Metal spikes allowed:
  • Dress code:
  • Credit cards accepted:

Length, slope and rating for each tee

Tee Par Length Slope Rating
White 72 6948 yd. 139 0
Yellow 70 6595 yd. 135 0
Red 70 6144 yd. 130 0
Ladies 74 6127 yd. 140 0

Reader Ratings / Reviews

  • Carnoustie Golf Links - Championship Course
    5 stars out of 5
    by william palmer
    on July 21st, 2009 04:03
    the best golf course in the world everything about carnoustie is magical if i could play only one course for the rest of my life carnoustie would be it if only mr hogan was here to tell you how great this course is
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