History and diversity make Scottish golf courses famous throughout the world. As Turnberry is to Ayrshire and Gleneagles is to Perthshire, Castle Stuart has been conceived to be for the Highlands, a beacon reaching out to golfers throughout the world. The centrepiece for this Scottish destination golf resort is Castle Stuart Golf Links, a championship links course overlooking the Moray Firth and well-known landmarks that are synonymous with Inverness and the Black Isle - Kessock Bridge and Chanonry Lighthouse perhaps the most notable.
This stunning championship course opened in 2009 but already has a remarkable history, hosting the European Tour’s Scottish Open on four occasions.
Designed by Mark Parsinen and Gil Hanse, it is regarded as a model for modern golf architecture, being fun, engaging and playable for every-day players of all abilities, but also a challenge for the v…
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Same designers as Kingsbarns. They look after the high end visitor. Quite high end facility with stunning views. Not many golf courses have such a beautiful entrance or surroundings! What a STUNNING spot!
Gill Hanse design. Not the hardest course, but it does get interesting when the wind blows.
It is a great visitor exper…
Played on: 29 May 2018 Review date: 9 July 2018Handicap:
You don’t need to think strategically to play Castle Stuart but to play Castle Stuart you need to think strategically.
The above summarises this modern links perfectly and in my opinion is a sign of greatness. Castle Stuart is great.
It’s a thinking man’s course for sure but the more naive golfer will still get maximum enjoyment from this wholly manufactured course, alb…
Played on: 1 July 2019 Review date: 14 August 2019Handicap: 5.9
Campo sorprendente: pur essendo un campo relativamente giovane, si respire l'aria dei links storici. Forse il campo che mi ha più divertito di quelli giocati in questa fantastica settimana: buche sempre diverse, difficile ma non impossibile, stimolante... e con il mare sempre a fianco. Talmente vicino che complice il vento su certi greens si poteva vedere una patina di sa…