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Ladies Enjoy A Tour De Four(ce) In The Highlands
Kay Fleming, Di Barbour, Louise Kelly and Ann Mailer embarked on the trip, which Ann labelled the Tour de Four(ce), after Kay had read about the High 9s on social media.
Ann said: “It was a brilliant idea. Booking the four selected courses was made very easy by helpful members in every club and we could not have been made more welcome. We will de definitely be back.Again, thanks to all.
“The 9-hole courses allow golfers to enjoy a round in beautiful settings but still have time to explore other places of interest in the area or move on to golf pastures new that same day.
“We loved that. For example, we played two courses on Sunday and on Monday - after playing at Aigas Golf Club, we visited Beauly and spent a couple of hours that afternoon in a wonderful cafe and then the night at Chrialdon House which is a most fabulous B&B.”
The four courses visited were –
Abernethy Golf Club “We found all at the club very friendly, especially the kitchen staff and their food was delicious.
Portmahomack Golf Club “Very hospitable members, one member kindly gave Louise his electric cart to use on learning that she had injured her leg. The views as you go around this course are incredible. Well worth a visit.”
Bonar Bridge and Ardgay Golf Club “Warm welcome and tasty food. A very beautiful course with many challenging holes. If you are heading north from Tain, a detour to Bonar Bridge would be very rewarding.”
Aigas Golf Club “This is a little gem, beautifully laid out on former farmland. It must be wonderful to play this course in autumn when the foliage must be even more colourful. The owners were very welcoming and helpf
Fortrose & Rosemarkie Golf Links is ranked No. 34 in Great Britain and Ireland’s Top 100 Fun Golf Courses to play (National Club Golfer)! With over 2,000 golf courses in Great Britain & Ireland playing on one of the oldest and most unique golf courses in the World is something all golfers coming to the Highlands of Scotland should experience for themselves.
Fortrose & Rosemarkie Golf Links is a National Championship Venue and we have hosted no fewer than TEN national tournaments since 2010. Voted as Scotland’s Best Golfing Experience (value for money) at the Scottish Golf Tourism Awards in 2017 & 2018, we can promise any visiting golf party the best golfing experience as the staff who work with here are fantastic at what they do and they go that extra step to ensure that both members and visitors enjoy their day as much as possible and that their visit here is a memorable one. From the Bag Piping Experience to Whisky tastings and a resident Dolphin colony there is so much more that we can offer visiting parties who come to our venue than just the golf.
Fortrose & Rosemarkie Golf Links currently ranks inside the Top 50 of Scotland’s Top 100 Golf Courses (Golf World Magazine) and we welcome visiting golfers from throughout the World. We have also been voted as Golf Club of the Year for Scotland as part of the Luxury Travel Guide Lifestyle Awards for 2019.
Please e-mail Mike MacDonald on email@example.com to receive some fantastic high resolution golf course images, background information relating to the Club’s history where we are the 15th Oldest Recorded Club in the World (1793), our course flyover, tour operator rates, recommended tours when playing in the area, travel assistance (which includes 8-Seater Luxury Travel with trailer), information on where to stay with the hotels we work with in order to secure the best rates, a full time bar and catering facility, Professional golf lessons (our range is over 400 yards length with both long and short game practice facilities available including covered bays, chipping areas, practice nets and a ball machine), Loch Ness Boat Tours, Bag Piping and Whisky Tasting.
We provide package deals throughout the year so if you would like to include food in addition to the golf itself, please visit the club website - www.fortrosegolfclub.co.uk or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org - Tel. 01381 620529.
From Inverness City Centre, Fortrose & Rosemarkie Golf Links is only 20 minutes away!