Kilmarnock (Barassie) is a classic golf links, used for Open Championship Final Qualifying when the Open comes to the Ayrshire coast.
The 12-hole layout at Shiskine Golf & Tennis Club is one of the most unusual courses featured on this website, a links that has reached true cult status.
Royal Troon Golf Club's Portland course is a fine links layout that is, unfortunately, totally overshadowed by the championship Old course.
Rowallan Castle Golf Club is laid out within an historic estate with fairways draped across a gently undulating landscape that incorporates open meadow, wetland and woodland sites.
Challenging, strategic and a true test of golf is how the locals describe the Troon Darley course and it's also tremendous value for money.
The undulating parkland fairways at Largs Golf Club are laid out beside Kelburn Castle, the 13th century ancestral pile of the Boyle Clan, and this stately home is currently the residence of the 10th Earl of Glasgow.
Ayr Belleisle is one of the best public golf courses in Scotland... designed by the great James Braid.
Troon Lochgreen sits on the other side of the railway line from Royal Troon and its eclectic mix of parkland and links holes provide a varied and interesting golfing challenge.
The course at Ballochmyle Golf Club dates back to 1937 and extends to 5,972 yards from the back markers, playing to a par of 70.
Established in 1909, Loudoun Gowf Club came into being following the demise of Galston Golf Club, which had only been in operation for a few years before it folded around the turn of the century.