Prestonfield Golf Club

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Prestonfield Golf Club, Lothian is an 18 hole, par 70 (6207 yard), private, parkland golf course designed by James Braid in 1920

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6 Priestfield Road North, Edinburgh, Lothian, EH16 5HS United Kingdom

Tel: 0131 667 9665

Golf Pro: Gavin Cook | Tel: 0131 6678597

Website: http://www.prestonfieldgolf.com/
 

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  • Midweek Guide: £32.00 per round £44.00 per day *
  • Weekend Guide: £38.00 per round *

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  4.07

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50 ratings & 26 reviews on Golfshake. Ranked 1108 out of 1971.

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What the club says: Prestonfield Golf Club is set in beautiful parkland and is centrally located in Edinburgh. James Braid, one of the most famous names in golf, created the present layout. The course is a testing par 70 of 6207 yards whose two par 5s are very long but its par 3's quite short by today's standards. The character lies in the amount of long testing par 4's that can vary greatly depending on wind direction and strength.


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Reviewed Sep 4 2016 by John R - rated 4 out of 5

very good course.Perfect day for golf. good challenge for all golfers

(Round played: Sep 2016 - Score: 79 Handicap: 10.3)
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Reviewed Sep 1 2016 by Andrew H - rated 4 out of 5
Very good course, in great condition. Be better if I could hit more fairways but that's down to me ???? some challenging holes on the course very good

(Round played: Sep 2016 - Score: 77 Handicap: 12)
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Reviewed Jul 25 2016 by Alistair M - rated 3 out of 5
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Reviewed Jul 7 2016 by Jack C - rated 5 out of 5


(Round played: Jun 2016 - Score: 95 Handicap: 28)
Excellent course very well groomed and brilliant scenery
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Reviewed Jul 6 2016 by Henri P - rated 4 out of 5
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Reviewed Jul 2 2016 by Chris S - rated 4 out of 5
Very well presented course. Tees, fairways and greens all in good condition.

(Round played: Jun 2016 - Score: 81 Handicap: 11.4)
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Reviewed Nov 20 2015 by Vinny B/ edinburgh - rated 5 out of 5
Brilliant greens for November - I got three birdies and a few long par putt saves - fairways were firm - apparently new drainage put in two years back making this a 12 month course
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Reviewed Sep 20 2015 by Steven R - rated 4 out of 5
really nice course in good condition considering we are at the back end of the season


(Round played: Sep 2015 - Score: 93 Handicap: 26.6)
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Reviewed Jun 5 2015 by Graham J - rated 4 out of 5

Course is in good condition considering the poor start to summer. Good variety of holes in a lovely setting. Bunkers need attending, some brick hard others plenty sand.
(Round played: Jun 2015 - Score: 82 Handicap: 12)
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Reviewed May 12 2015 by Adam W - rated 4 out of 5
Great little course close to Edinburgh. In good nick all round and good facilities

(Round played: May 2015 - Score: 90 Handicap: 13.6)
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Reviewed Mar 22 2015 by Jim C - rated 3 out of 5

Still playing winter greens and from fairway mats. Good pro shop, excellent clubhouse facilities with full menu/TV sports channels etc. Friendly staff.

(Round played: Mar 2015 - Score: 103 Handicap: 21.7)
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Reviewed Mar 15 2015 by Ian M - rated 5 out of 5


(Round played: Mar 2015 - Score: 84 Handicap: 14.5)
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Reviewed Feb 6 2014 by AndyB Edinburgh - rated 5 out of 5
Great course in the centre of Edinburgh with spectacular views of Arthurs Seat. Course condition is excellent, in particular the greens. Very handy if you are staying in town and fancy a quick round - course is quite flat but a good challenge. Clubhouse and facilities are modern and the food was excellent.
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Reviewed Jan 26 2014 by Scott J - rated 4 out of 5
Anyone playing Prestonfield for the first time will just be blown away by the spectacular views on Arthur Seat. The club has invested heavily improving drainage over the years to the extent that it is very rarely troubled by flooding any more. It is a very challenging layout and if you get the chance to play off the medal tees you need to be on top of your game.
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Reviewed Jan 25 2014 by Aileen Hunter - rated 5 out of 5
If you are in Edinburgh this course is so close to the city centre it's well worth a visit. The views around the course and from the club balcony are stunning. The course is extremely pleasant to play, with a number of goof holes, especially the 3rd which is a very challenging dog-leg. The par 3s are deceptively difficult and all well bunkered.
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Reviewed Nov 11 2012 by Graham H - rated 4 out of 5
Very respectable golf club - lovely setting / location and club house. half of the course is top notch while half is perhaps a little bland being flat parkland and can get boggy after heavy rain. Otherwise a course well suited to a wide range of golfers and that most will very much enjoy.

(Round played: Nov 2012 - Score: 93 Handicap: 25)
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Reviewed Sep 25 2012 by jamie robertson - rated 1 out of 5
the course is very boring and to flat and well over rated. When it rains the course is absolutely shocking for holding water and floods easily,it is over priced and just paying for the location. many better course in edinburgh to play.
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Reviewed Aug 8 2012 by Graham H - rated 4 out of 5
A good course with a variety of challenges. The rather flat middle section is bland, yet helps the higher handicap player improve his game. Some terrific old trees add great character closer to the old club house. Location in central Edinburgh and welcoming attitude to visitors is excellent. Only concern would be that the course can suffer from water logging.

(Round played: Aug 2012 - Score: 95 Handicap: 19.2)
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Reviewed Jun 19 2012 by Slawomir K - rated 4 out of 5
very nice course.greens perfect friendly staff.easy Woking.

(Round played: Jun 2012 - Score: 89 Handicap: 20.8)
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Reviewed May 21 2012 by Mark S - rated 4 out of 5
very scenic course with the dramatic backdrop of Arthur's Seat, the course had suffered from the poor weather and as a result had some standing water on the fairways, however that aside this is a really good course, the greens a really well bunkered and if you are shooting well you can score well and be very satisfied with your game, if you are not playing well you can be penalized but you can recover. we will be back to play this course again.

(Round played: May 2012 - Score: 95 Handicap: 16.9)
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Course Information:
18 holes | Par 70 | 6207 yards | Private | Parkland

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