Western Gailes Golf Club

Western Gailes Golf Club, Ayrshire is an 18 hole, par 71 (7014 yard), private, links golf course established in 1897.

Contact Information

Gailes by Irvine, Irvine, Ayrshire, KA11 5AE United Kingdom

Tel: 01294 311649

Website: http://www.westerngailes.com
 

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  • Midweek Guide: £130.00 per round; £180.00 per day *
  • Weekend Guide: £130.00 per round After 3:30pm on Saturdays and 2:30pm on Sundays *

* Any prices shown are guide prices, please confirm with the course prior to booking.

 

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Western Gailes Golf Club Reviews & Information


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  4.68

Golfshake Golf Course Rating from 31
Average Ratings
4.77 ... Overall Rating
4.74 ... The Course
4.75 ... Course Cond.
4.77 ... Facilities/Serv.
4.45 ... VFM
Addtional Ratings
4.75 ... Pace of play
4.75 ... Hospitality.
4.50 ... Prac. Facil.
4.50 ... Food + Drink
Reviews

31 ratings & 25 reviews on Golfshake. Ranked 74 out of 1971.

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What the club says: Founded in 1897 and situated four miles north of Prestwick Airport on the Ayrshire Coast, Western Gailes is recognised as one of the finest and more exacting links courses in Scotland. It is an Open Qualifier for Troon and Turnberry, and has played host to the Curtis Cup, the PGA Championship and the Scottish Open.


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Reviewed Jul 21 2018 by Duncan S - rated 5 out of 5
Corse still very fiery and the greens in great condition. A top class links course.

(Round played: Jul 2018 - Score: 71 Handicap: )
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Reviewed May 18 2018 by Geoffrey P - rated 4 out of 5
Excellent course in great condition, fine setting and great links golf with super greens and fine setting.

(Round played: Jun 2014 - Score: 85 Handicap: 19.3)
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Reviewed Feb 8 2018 by Duncan S - rated 5 out of 5
Played off the winter tees and to the shorter course. General,conditions were very good.


(Round played: Jan 2018 - Score: 78 Handicap: 5)
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Reviewed Oct 17 2017 by Duncan S - rated 5 out of 5
A though day with a strong wind making scoring difficult. It wears reduction only.

(Round played: Oct 2017 - Score: 85 Handicap: )
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Reviewed Jun 27 2017 by Michael L - rated 4 out of 5
Very good course certainly worth a visit. A Good test of your game . Clubhouse and facilities excellent.

(Round played: Jun 2017 - Score: 96 Handicap: 15.4)
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Reviewed May 13 2017 by Duncan S - rated 5 out of 5

Played on a beatiful sunny afternoon and the course was in excellent condition.
(Round played: May 2017 - Score: 77 Handicap: )
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Reviewed Oct 29 2016 by Duncan S - rated 5 out of 5

Course in great condition and little or no wind today.
(Round played: Sep 2016 - Score: 74 Handicap: )
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Reviewed Sep 4 2016 by William - rated 5 out of 5
One of the finest links courses I have ever played . The quality of the fairways and greens were exceptional, and I played a wide variety of shots to get round this amazing terrain.
I would recommend highly to any golfer who relishes the challenge of true links golf.
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Reviewed Jul 25 2016 by Duncan S - rated 5 out of 5
Course in great condition although greens a little slow today.

(Round played: Jul 2016 - Score: 74 Handicap: )
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Reviewed Jul 25 2016 by Denis M - rated 5 out of 5
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Reviewed Mar 31 2016 by Duncan S - rated 5 out of 5

First round of the new matchplay. Course I great condition after the poor weather.
(Round played: Mar 2016 - Score: 83 Handicap: )
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Reviewed Dec 14 2015 by Callum D - rated 3 out of 5

Cold day on Ayrshire coast. Great course although a little disappointed with 1/4 alternate greens and also not playing from normal tee boxes on 3/4 of holes.
(Round played: Dec 2015 - Score: 86 Handicap: 12.3)
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Reviewed Nov 23 2015 by Duncan S - rated 5 out of 5

Now playing the shorter winter course. Greens in very good condition.
(Round played: Nov 2015 - Score: 84 Handicap: )
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Reviewed Aug 23 2015 by Billy R - rated 4 out of 5

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(Round played: Aug 2015 - Score: 88 Handicap: 9.4)
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Reviewed Aug 9 2015 by Duncan S - rated 5 out of 5

Course in superb condition and the greens are running at an excellent pace.
(Round played: Aug 2015 - Score: 82 Handicap: )
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Reviewed May 8 2015 by Duncan S - rated 5 out of 5


(Round played: May 2015 - Score: 76 Handicap: 5)
Course in excellent condition for the time of year.
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Reviewed Aug 5 2014 by Duncan S - rated 5 out of 5
Course in fantastic condition and the greens smooth and quick. Played in warm sunshine.

(Round played: Aug 2014 - Score: 76 Handicap: )
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Reviewed Jul 27 2014 by Alisdair S - rated 5 out of 5
Beautiful course, very difficult, bring some golf balls but so much fun

(Round played: Jul 2014 - Score: 90 Handicap: 12.6)
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Reviewed May 3 2014 by Duncan S - rated 5 out of 5
excellent course in very good condition and the greens were in great condition



(Round played: Apr 2014 - Score: 79 Handicap: )
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Reviewed Jul 8 2012 by Rob B - rated 4 out of 5
Massively overpriced in my opinion.................................
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(Round played: Jun 2012 - Score: 96 Handicap: )
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Course Information:
18 holes | Par 71 | 7014 yards | Private | Links

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