Machrie Hotel and Links Back in Business

Following a five-year renovation, Machrie Hotel and Links on the Isle of Islay has relaunched a seaside hotel and course beloved by golfers since 1891.

Four Famous Links I’d Love to Replay Without Wind, Rain or Hail

Like most visitors to Scotland and Ireland, I’ve had my share of aborted and miserably drenched rounds. Four renowned links I dream about replaying under sunny skies.

Weiskopf Designs Course in St. Andrews

Set to launch in 2021, Tom Weiskopf’s The Feddinch Club will be the first new course to open in St. Andrews since the Castle Course a decade ago. The exclusive private club features luxury accommodations and a player-friendly design offering sweeping views of the Auld Grey Toon.

Pick Your Spots for a Budget Trip to Scotland

Intimidated by the cost of a dream golf vacation in Scotland? The answer is to mix your bucket-list courses with affordable gems, and to check into a guesthouse or a B&B rather than splurge on the Old Course Hotel or another ritzy retreat.

Relive the 2014 Ryder Cup at Gleneagles

Set in a rolling Perthshire valley, Scotland’s luxurious Gleneagles Hotel features two courses by the immortal James Braid and a Jack Nicklaus-designed showpiece that hosted the 2014 Ryder Cup.