IL Highlights Places for Luxury Golf & Spa Breaks in Scotland
Enjoy a luxury golf and spa break at some of the finest courses and spa resorts in Scotland and stay at one of our recommended luxury venues. There is no finer place to play a round of golf than the country that gave the game to the world. and you will be spoiled for choice on your golf break with fantastic courses to play, links courses, parkland courses, heathland courses and everything else in between. A golf trip to Scotland is also the perfect opportunity to see some of the world’s most prestigious tournaments being played out. Scotland regularly hosts The British Open Championship and of course the Scottish Open Championship every year. Whilst the golf in Scotland is an absolute essential, you can also stay in some of the finest award winning hotels and resorts and private houses the UK has to offer.
Mar Hall Golf & Spa resort, set in a 240-acre estate, overlooking the River Clyde, just 10 minutes from Glasgow city centre and 5 minutes from Glasgow Airport, Mar Hall Golf & Spa Resort invites you to relax and unwind at the luxurious Decleor spa and take a dip in the indoor pool. Play a round of golf on the prestigious Earl of Mar Scottish championship golf course and for dining there is an award-winning restaurant.
The Gleneagles Hotel is a prestigious resort in the heart of Scotland. Set within 850 acres, it offers 3 championship golf courses and an ESPA , along with a falconry school. Guests can also enjoy off-road driving, horse-riding, dog training, and shooting. There are many options for dining, with 4 fine dining restaurants, including the two-Michelin Starred Andrew Fairlie restaurant, along with the Birnam Brasserie, the formal Strathearn, and the lively Dormy Bar and Grill. The hotel is also home to The Club, where guests can enjoy fitness classes, 2 swimming pools, a sauna, a steam room, gym, and an outdoor hot tub. Set amongst rolling hills, The PGA Centenary and National Academy Golf Courses, along with The King’s Course and The Queen’s Course can be found within the magnificent Gleneagles Hotel grounds
Isle of Eriska Hotel Spa & Golf is situated on its own island on the west coast of Scotland connected to the mainland by a small, vehicle bridge. Only 2 hours drive from Glasgow and 10 minutes from Oban, this is the perfect place to relax and unwind. Play the nine hole golf course, stroll along by the marina or relax in the Stables Spa, indoor pool and a fitness centre. For dining there are 2 restaurants with outstanding views over the golf course, Loch Linnhe and the majestic Morvern mountain.
Greywalls Hotel is uniquely situated on the edge of Muirfield championship golf course with stunning views overlooking the world famous 9th and 18th greens and beyond over East Lothian and the Firth of Forth. There are 10 golf courses within 5 miles of Greywalls, so this is the place to be for a any golfer. The onsite Chez Roux restaurant offers a blend of classical French cuisine and local Scottish produce. Please request a table at time of booking the hotel that you would like to eat in the restaurant as it is popular and busy with locals.
Trump Turnberry, A Luxury Collection Resort, Scotland, has long been an iconic landmark on the spectacular Ayrshire coastline, with striking views across the Irish Sea, Trump Turnberry offers championship golf and an ESPA spa. The luxurious spa boasts an infinity pool with stunning views of the Ailsa Craig with a wide range of relaxing ESPA treatments for you to choose from. Turnberry is home to the iconic Ailsa Championship Golf Course and the challenging King Robert the Bruce course, take advantage of their golf academy which is an outstanding teaching facility for golfers of all abilities. You can enjoy an exquisite menu in the signature 1906 restaurant or relax in Grand tea Lounge & Bar.
Edgehill House is a golfer’s paradise. The luxurious 7 bedroom private home sits boldly alongside the first green at Gullane Golf Club and only twenty minutes from Edinburgh . Staying here will give you the chance to play internationally-renowned golf courses with stunning views across the coastal landscapes of the local area. Edgehill House is an outstanding exclusive use venue which you can book as self-catering or full / partial staff including private chef, butler and housekeeping staff. R&R away from the golf course, take a dip in Edgehill House’s 15m indoor heated Swimming Pool and steam room on the ground floor, and on the lower ground floor you will find a private cinema and fully equipped Gymnasium. Edgehill House offers an exceptional bespoke service, assisting with transport arrangements and full itineraries.