Notice of EGM

Thursday 19th January 2017 at 7.30pm at the Clubhouse.

Your Skelmorlie Golf Club Committee would like to wish all the members of Skelmorlie Golf Club  a Happy New Year in 2017 and of course a very successful golfing year as well. 

Thank you for your membership of the club and we look forward to seeing everyone on and around the course in 2017, your support for the club is very much appreciated by all.

Clubhouse Winter Opening Hours


Friday – 11am to 6pm

Saturday – 11am to 6pm

Sunday 12 noon to 6pm

Please Note:  The clubhouse may close a little earlier if there is not much chance of it being used.


Skelmorlie Golf Club

Great Value Golf in Outstanding Scenery

Skelmorlie Golf Club, Ayrshire, Scotland, is one of Ayrshire’s finest coastal moorland courses in Scotland.

Golf courses on Scotland’s west coast are some of the best in the world – and Skelmorlie Golf Club is one of Scottish golf’s best kept secrets.  A bold claim of course, but given our location and our tremendous value for money, a confident one. We are sure that once you play the 18 holes on our golf course, taking in its outstanding scenic surroundings and testing golfing challenge, then you will firmly agree with our claim, as you sit on our clubhouse balcony, relaxing under blue skies, and surrounded by some of the finest scenery in Scotland, that this is indeed a very special place to play golf.

Skelmorlie golf course was originally designed by the five-time British Open Champion James Braid, who eventually laid out over 200 courses in the UK.  This golf course was initially renowned as a 13 hole layout, one of the few in the world. Today, with the addition of a further 5 holes, and although a short by modern standards layout, it is still a very challenging course in a traditional Scottish sense. The course is much loved and enjoyed by not only its loyal members but by the many visitors and guests who come here to enjoy it. Our course also boasts 7 very good Par 3’s which will test the very best of golfers and which often, by themselves, determine the eventual success of a round.

We always offer a very warm welcome to visitors from all over Scotland and indeed the rest of the UK and of course sometimes from much further afield – and often with many repeat visits. Membership enquiries to join Skelmorlie Golf Club are always welcome at any time, and we have packages and special offers to suit everyone.

So please do not hesitate to come and visit us and enjoy a round of golf on our course at any time of the year and delight in one of the most scenic coastal golfing experiences in west central Scotland. 



Course Status is Open for Play - Winter Conditions - Preferred Lies

Full Greens

Par 4s All Tees in Use

Par 3s Mats on Yellow Tees Only

As winter weather approaches please take care around the course when conditions are wet or maybe icy and possibly slippery – especially on the steeper slopes.




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A mobile friendly version of this service is freely available from the website for users with smaller screens, like smart phones or tablets.


Results for ALL 2016 Skelmorlie Opens

Online results are available at the above link.



Skelmorlie Golf Club – Coming Soon…

SGC Extraordinary General Meeting - 19th January 2017 - 7.30pm








A New Full Club Committee is Now in Place

Club Captain – Vice Captain – Secretary – Treasurer

Business Advisor – Marketing Lead – Match Secretary – Greens Convenor – Social Convenor – Ladies Representative

Currently Preparing Status Information on the Club, 2017 Membership Fees, & Visitor Rates

Other Future Plans.

Further Details at the EGM on the 19th January 2017. 



For Other SGC Golfing News & Images Please Visit the Clubs Facebook Site or our Blog 


 Skelmorlie Golf Club Facebook page at the link above or view the Facebook entries on the SGC Blog.

Skelmorlie GC a Great Value Golfing Experience on the North West Coast of Ayrshire

Enjoy some great value winter golf on the coast with fantastic views – especially given our usually mild off season weather conditions and fast draining course. We even have golf clubs for hire should you need them.  Please take a look at our visitor page for more information about us and our contact page on how to get here or who to get in touch with for further information.  We will also soon have our new club membership rates in place for the 2017 season and hope to have some excellent deals available across our range of membership options.

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SGC News and Comments…

  • 19th January 2017:
    EGM Meeting - Thursday 19th January at 7.30pm in the clubhouse. »
  • 9th January 2017:
    Well done to Alistair Johnston and Malky Doull for good wins in the weekend Gents January Medal respective divisions and well done to Sandy Riddel... »
  • 1st January 2017:
    Happy New Year to Everyone at SGC - have a great 2017 both on and off the course. »
  • 19th December 2016:
    Congrats to our new Committee and very best wishes for a great term of office to you all. »

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James Braid Association Course


We are pleased to announce that Skelmorlie Golf Club is part of the Association of James Braid Courses. This exclusive association is only open to Courses that have been designed by the legendary James Braid.

Built in 1891 as a nine hole course, four new holes were added in 1909 for a unique 13 hole course, one of the few in the world.  James Braid re-designed the 13 hole course during a visit to the area in 1911. The course remained pretty much unaltered until a further 5 new holes were added in 1999 to finally make Skelmorlie an eighteen hole course.  Skelmorlie Golf Course is listed in John Moreton’s booklet ‘James Braid, Golf Course Designer’.

The benefits of being in the association are that members of the association can play each others courses at special rates to enjoy and compare the Braid influences.

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200 Club Fundraiser

If you would like to help with club fund raising and also have the chance to win a monthly cash prize then you may wish to join the 200 Club.  Where for an annual fee of £24 you can choose a number, be entered into a Monthly Prize Draw, where you have a chance to win a cash sum of 50 percent of that Months contributions and of course the other 50 percent goes to the club. The 200 Club runs from March to February and anyone can join, even after March on payment of £2 per month for the remaining months. There are plenty of numbers available, please just let the secretary know, pay your fee and you will be entered.  Good Luck.

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