Also, some of the oldest golf courses in the world can be found in the United Kingdom, like St. Andrews Links which was founded in the 15th century.
In total there are 8320 golf clubs in the UK. The best golf courses in the United Kingdom are: Royal Birkdale Golf Club, Royal County Down Golf Club, Sunningdale Golf Club, Loch Lomond Golf Club, Royal Dornoch Golf Club and Trump Turnberry Resort besides many others. You will also find plenty of the best golf resorts in the UK.
If you want to avoid the rain, plan your golftrip to the United Kingdom from June to August. Those are the months with the least chance of rain. Due to its sea-climate, temperatures are modest during the summer and they rarely go above the 25°C.