Skelmorlie GC Gents Open - 14th May 2017








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Great Value Golf in Outstanding Scenery

Skelmorlie Golf Club in North Ayrshire, Scotland, is an excellent coastal moorland course.

The golf courses found on Scotland’s west coast are some of the best in the world – and Skelmorlie Golf Club is surely 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 the outstanding scenic surroundings and the 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 fine 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.  



If you have any golf balls you do not use or wish to donate to the club for refurbishment and sale, please put them in the ball bottle collector in the lobby – help us to raise additional club funds.

Many Thanks if You Can Contribute

Course Status is Open for Play - Normal Conditions - Preferred Lies until April 30th

Full Greens in Use

Par 4s All Tees in Use

Par 3s Mats on Yellow Tees Only

Please take care around the course when conditions are wet and possibly slippery – especially on the steeper fairway slopes and when walking off some of the greens and tees.







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Please Note that the Gents Championship qualifying is being played over 1 Weekend in July as detailed below.

Saturday 22-July-17 Gents Championship Qual round 1 of 2 
Sunday 23-July-17 Gents Championship Qual round 2 of 2


Results for ALL 2016 Skelmorlie Opens

Online results are available at the above link.




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

Enjoy some great value golf on the coast with fantastic views – especially given our usually mild off season weather conditions and fairly 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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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 just £2 per month you can choose a number, be entered into a Monthly Prize Draw, where you have a chance to win a cash sum of £100 each Month and £200 in December.

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 still available, please just let the secretary or treasurer know, pay your fee and you will be entered.  Good Luck.





Association of James Braid Golf Courses

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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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SGC News and Comments…

  • 26th April 2017:
    Upcoming Tee Usage: Just for your awareness there is a large visiting party of 27 golfers on the 1st tee at 11am - this sunday... »
  • 26th April 2017:
    A very well done to all the Juniors who eventually got to play the Brussels Trophy after a weather postponed previous attempt. Alastair McNeill winning... »
  • 26th April 2017:
    Well done to Gus McFarlane and John Love for a very good net 58 in last Saturdays Clubmaster Trophy - Greensomes competition - worthy winners... »
  • 25th April 2017:
    Preferred Lies End on the 30th April 2017 - Please play the ball as it lies from the 1st of May unless casual water or... »

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