Craigielaw Golf Club

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Craigielaw Golf Club, Lothian is an 18 hole, par 71 (6601 yard), private, links golf course designed by Donald Steel in 2001

Contact Information

Aberlady, East Lothian, Lothian, EH32 0PY United Kingdom

Tel: 01875 870800

Golf Pro: Jonathan Porteous | Tel: 01875 870800

Website: http://www.craigielawgolfclub.com/
 

Tee Time Information

  • Midweek Guide: £59.00 per round; £80.00 per day *
  • Weekend Guide: £90.00 per round *

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Course Information:
18 holes | Par 71 | 6601 yards | Private | Links

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Craigielaw Golf Club Reviews & Information


Golfshake Rating

  4.37

Golfshake Golf Course Rating from 47
Average Ratings
4.15 ... Overall Rating
4.17 ... The Course
3.92 ... Course Cond.
4.37 ... Facilities/Serv.
3.69 ... VFM
Addtional Ratings
3.77 ... Pace of play
3.92 ... Hospitality.
4.00 ... Prac. Facil.
3.85 ... Food + Drink
Reviews

47 ratings & 32 reviews on Golfshake. Ranked 544 out of 2117.

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What the club says: Inspired by the great links courses of Britain, particularly those on land which are less dominated by dunes, Craigielaw is equal to many of the finest examples of such courses; some of which are conveniently located nearby in the East Lothian area. With challenging greens, cavernous bunkers and spectacular views over the Firth of Forth, Gullane Hill and out towards Edinburgh and Fife, Craigielaw Golf Club is an experience not to be missed.

Designed by Donald Steel & Co. the course opened in 2001 and in this short period has been host to many national events, including the 2006 Scottish Amateur Strokeplay Championship and was a qualifying course for the 2007 British Seniors Open at Muirfield.


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Reviewed Jun 20 2019 by Allan M - rated 4 out of 5
Very nice course/location, perhaps a touch expensive. Restaurant very good.
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Reviewed Jun 20 2019 by Allan M - rated 4 out of 5

Worth visiting!

Nice course, well maintained. Perhaps a touch expensive, but restaurant very good as well. Watch you continue on the correct course after the 11th green.
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Reviewed Jun 8 2019 by George L - rated 4 out of 5

Great start to our Edinburgh swing!

Start of 3 rounds on the coast and nice way to start, can imagine Craigielaw to be fearsome if the rough is left to grow thick. We all enjoyed our round and the impressive club house and views too.

(Round played: May 2019 - Score: 97 Handicap: 20.1)
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Reviewed May 28 2019 by Kevin B - rated 3 out of 5
Course in good condition playing difficulty with wind hard to stop any balls on hard greens!

(Round played: May 2019 - Score: 88 Handicap: 7.9)
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Reviewed Jan 13 2019 by Graham B - rated 4 out of 5

On the coast

Very tricky course, in summer rough is a nightmare. In winter greens are hard to keep your ball on. Excellent views over the Forth
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Reviewed Jul 30 2018 by Jon S - rated 4 out of 5
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Reviewed Jul 29 2018 by Akira M - rated 4 out of 5

Very good course but..

Enjoyed a round, but held up by 7 visitors who were so slow. Took 5.5hours . Wish they noticed and said something to slow players..
liked the course, great condition. Not didn’t feel much of links feeling but still great course. And the guy in pro shop was so friendly. Great driving range too.

(Round played: Jul 2018 - Score: 80 Handicap: 7)
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Reviewed Jun 27 2018 by Michael G - rated 4 out of 5

Great place to stay and play

Really good links course that could play really tricky with the wind. Looks relatively straightforward but does trick you up in places.

(Round played: Jun 2018 - Score: 88 Handicap: 11.6)
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Reviewed May 29 2018 by Kevin B - rated 3 out of 5
challenging round in very blowy wind conditions but still good experience fairways not really links

(Round played: May 2018 - Score: 81 Handicap: 7.8)
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Reviewed May 3 2018 by Alan B - rated 4 out of 5

Great Golf Coast Course

Maybe a lesser known course than its neighbours like Loughness and Gullane but great course with lovely views over the Firth of Forth.

(Round played: May 2018 - Score: 88 Handicap: 18.2)
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Reviewed Apr 9 2018 by Graham B - rated 5 out of 5

Great views

Tight, long and varied holes, greens excellent
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Reviewed Feb 11 2018 by R Matheson - rated 1 out of 5

Not worth the visit.

Fail to see the attraction, no definition to each hole, greens very good but the course is not worth a visit, I'll not be back - recommend going elsewhere.
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Reviewed Oct 8 2017 by Mark T - rated 4 out of 5

Nice course

Nice Links type course with some long and challenging holes - particularly in the wind.

(Round played: Aug 2016 - Score: 91 Handicap: 0)
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Reviewed Sep 25 2017 by Graham B - rated 5 out of 5

Brilliant course

Not one flat green, massive and brilliant to putt on. Such a variety of holes, scenery outstanding. If possible play with a member or all local knowledge. Great challenge on a superb course. Highly recommended.
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Reviewed Jul 9 2017 by Jamie B - rated 5 out of 5

Fantastic Course

Unbelievable course, true greens, great conditions and amenities will definitely be visiting again.

(Round played: Jul 2017 - Score: 76 Handicap: 11.7)
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Reviewed May 22 2017 by Douglas M - rated 5 out of 5
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Reviewed May 5 2017 by Alan B - rated 4 out of 5

Friendly place. Stunning views over the Firth of Forth. Tough track though , wind and tricky greens.
(Round played: May 2017 - Score: 91 Handicap: 18.1)
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Reviewed Mar 8 2017 by AndyM Edinburgh - rated 5 out of 5
I played this course in early March after wet beginning to year. The fairways and greens were in excellent condition. This had all the hallmarks of a true Scottish links course down to the wind gusting at 40MPH+! Beautiful views of the river and the bay. Nice clubhouse. There is also driving range and par 3 course but did not use these.
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Reviewed Jan 31 2017 by Alex H - rated 5 out of 5
Great course in excellent condition for the time of year.
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Reviewed Sep 29 2016 by Alistair G - rated 4 out of 5
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