Arrival at Glasgow/Edinburgh Airport-Welcome by Ventus Golf Representative- Coach transfer to St.Andrews for a seven nights stay in the St Andrews 4* Rusacks Hotel.
The Rusacks Hotel is within a sand wedge of the 18th, green ,played on by some of the greatest names in the game’s history. The award winning Rocco bar and grill serves fine food and drink against a back drop of the world’s oldest golf course. On arrival -private check in and enjoy a glass of scotch whilst you register to kickstart you vacation. Once you have settled in, we shall take you on a mini familiarisation tour of St Andrews to show you around the many places of interest.
This beautifull part of the world is full of things to do and see with approx 40 Golf courses in the surrounding area, many small fishing villages around the Neuks of Fife. The town itself is the Home to historic University buildings, St Andrews Cathedral and Castle, the British golf museum. Enjoy a stoll in the evenings to one of the many local bars and enjoy the stories told by local Caddies or just relax or enjoy the atmosphere around the courses in the evening.
Enjoy a relaxing full Scottish breakfast overlooking West sands and St Andrews Bay. After breakfast you shall travel by coach to Gleneagles Resort to play a round over the PGA Course venue of the Ryder Cup 2014 – a caddie is included. Lunch is served in the Dormy Clubhouse following play, followed by a tour and Whisky tasting at a local Distillery, on route back to the Rusacks Hotel St Andrews.
(Approx 1Hour 15 travel time each way)
After breakfast you will travel by coach to Kingsbarns for a round over this magnificient links course only six miles away, a Caddie is included. Kingsbarns is one of the three courses that hosts the Dunhill Links Championship every year. Lunch is served in the clubhouse following play.
After breakfast you will travel by coach to Carnoustie for a round over the championship course which has hosted seven open Championships since 1931 and most recently in 2007, a Caddie is included. Lunch is served in the Carnoustie hotel following play.
(Approx 40 mins travel time each way)
NOTE: Day 6 is a free day if you would like to play a round over the Old course you must enter your name into the ballot today.
After breakfast you will travel by coach to Trump International Golf Links at the Mennie Estate on the outskirts of Aberdeen. This new course was opened summer 2012 by Donald Trump, the 18 hole course threads its way through the Dunes and rising to find beautiful views of the sea and coastline of North east Aberdeenshire. A Caddie is included. Lunch is served in the Trump Restaurant following play.
(Approx 1 hour 20 Mins each way travel time)
After breakfast you will have a free day to relax, sightsee, or perhaps a day trip to Edinburgh, or play a round over the Old Course if you have been successful in the ballot. (lunch is not included today)
The “Old Lady” is unique among the world’s great Golf courses. To stand on the 1st tee immediately in front of the Royal & Ancient Clubhouse, is to stand on the most inviting fairway in the game of Golf. Full of tradition and history with features such as the Swilcan Bridge, The Road Hole, and the Hell Bunker.
After breakfast you will transfer you to the New Course for a round of golf, a Caddie is included. Lunch is served in the Links clubhouse following play. Designed by the famous Tom Morris, it has similar characteristics to the Old course. This is one of the most demanding New courses in the world !
After breakfast you shall depart, for Edinburgh/Glasgow Airport for your departure.
Edinburgh – St.Andrews (Approx 1 hour 30 mins travelling time )
This seven day Golf itinerary includes the following;
- Seven night Accommodation sharing a twin or double bedded room
- Daily full Scottish breakfast
- Transport to and from all courses from your hotel
- Airport transfers
- Arrival Whisky
- Five rounds of Golf
- Personal Caddie for the five Golf courses
- A visit and tour to a Whisky Distillery which includes Whisky tasting
- Meet and Greet service
- Ventus Golf Representative tour assistance and services
- A welcome gift
- Flights & Travel Insurance
- Evening dinner
- Caddie gratuities
- Personal expenses