St Andrews & West Coast

Suggested Itinerary based on eight golfers

Combine St Andrews with Championship courses in the West of Scotland

St Andrews & West Coast

Golf in the South West of Scotland at Royal Troon (Old Course), Prestwick and Ailsa at Trump Turnberry, then head to St Andrews for rounds at Kingsbarns or Carnoustie, New or Jubilee, Castle or Crail and a guaranteed tee time on the Old Course.


Old Course Hotel5 Star

Old Course Hotel

The 5* Old Course Hotel is located alongside the fairway of the hallowed 17th ‘Road Hole’ of the world famous Old Course.

  • No. of Rooms: 134 rooms
  • Spa Facilities: Yes
  • Dinner Options: • Road Hole Restaurant • Road Hole Bar • Sands Grill • Jigger Inn • Hams Hame Pub & Grill • The Duke's Clubhouse
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Trump Turnberry5 Star

Trump Turnberry

This world-renowned golf and leisure resort is magnificently situated on Scotland’s south west coast.

  • No. of Rooms: 149 rooms
  • Spa Facilities: Yes
  • Dinner Options: • 1906 • The Chefs Table • Tappie Toorie • Ailsa Bar & Lounge
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Lochgreen House4 Star

Lochgreen House

Lochgreen House Hotel is set in thirty acres of woodlands and beautifully manicured gardens. Overlooking Royal Troon Championship Golf Course, Lochgreen delights with sensational views of the Ayrshire coast, that are truly breathtaking!

  • No. of Rooms: 32 rooms
  • Spa Facilities: No
  • Dinner Options: Tapestry Restaurant Turner Room Brodick Restaurant
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Sightseeing for Golfers & Non-Golfers

Scotland is not only the home of golf. It has  a colourful and varied history, incredibly beautiful scenery, unique traditions and industries, high quality shopping, museums & art galleries, food experiences and of course the innumerable pubs and hostelries that delight international visitors. The OCE team will assist in making plans to take in some of the very best non-golf activities.

Edinburgh Shopping Trips

No trip away can be complete without buying gifts for the family back home, or treating yourself to something very special that will remind you of your time with us in Scotland. A trip to the capital city to shop in every type of store to the tiny specialist to luxury designer can be fitted in to a day in Edinburgh. Our car and driver will drop you in George Street, The Royal Mile or The Grassmarket. The day can be enhanced with the addition of a Blue Badge Guide to talk you through the history of the Old Town.


Edinburgh City Tours

The Castle is the iconic image of Edinburgh known throughout the world but there is much more to the city than that. Hidden subterranean streets, royal palaces, murder plots and body snatchers. If you visit in August there is the Edinburgh Military Tattoo which we can source tickets for. There is the New Town which was all laid out during The Enlightenment when the great minds of Georgian Scotland civilised the world. Great pubs and restaurants will nourish the body whilst the art galleries, museums and architecture nourish the soul.


Distillery Tours

The whisky industry in this small country of ours contributes one fifth of the wealth. Scotch is one of the unique products that brings a smile of recognition from travellers around the globe. We offer half day tours of a variety of distilleries, depending on your location. Glenturret (The Famous Grouse Experience) is the closest to us and a fine example of the whisky making process. We can customise the tour to suit the basic knowledge all the way up to a Connoisseurs Nosing & Blending tour.


Castles & Palaces

Scotland - a magical place of myths and mysteries, the romantic setting for many novels and stories stretching back into the mists of time, and a location that encourages the imagination. Castle ruins litter the landscape here in Scotland and each one carries its own history. Highest on the list of “must see’s” are Edinburgh Castle& Stirling Castle, both built on volcanic rocks giving views across the low lying surrounding land. Glamis Castle, the turreted home of the late Queen Mother and Scone Palace, the ancient crowning place of Scottish Kings.


Culzean Castle

This 18th century grand Scottish Castle is a fine example of Robert Adam architecture, and a veritable treasure house of art and artefacts. With its turrets and battlements, a cliff top setting overlooking the restless ocean and the beautiful formal gardens and woodland walks, it has everything the casual visitor could wish for. There is also a well known connection with General Eisenhower, who stayed at Culzean during WWII. Only a 10 minute drive from Turnberry it’s a wonderful way to spend a few hours.


Robert Burns Country

Born in 1759 in a humble cottage, which is preserved as the Burns Museum, his life and accomplishments are chronicled in a setting that brings colour and reality to the themes that run through his work. His fondness of the ladies, his social conscience and his sense of humour that is evident in the many poems and songs. Many of our overseas visitors are surprised by how much of his work they are familiar with. The tour includes a visit to the Museum and a tour of the surrounding countryside stopping at Souter Jonny’s cottage. BurnsCottage by Bryanmesser - Own work. Licensed under CC BY 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons


Shopping Trip

This is a day trip to Scotland’s largest city; Glasgow is a real shop till you drop experience. The enormous Silverburn Mall provides a huge variety of stores, and for those looking for something a little more exclusive then Princes Square in the centre of the city is the place to be. Street entertainers, fantastic coffee shops, pubs and restaurants make this more of a shopping adventure than anything else. We can add in the services of a blue badge guide for those who also want a flavour of Glasgow’s past. (looking down) Buchannan Street, Glasgow by user:kilnburn. Licensed under Attribution via Wikimedia Commons


Museums and Art Galleries

Glasgow also has fascinating and wonderful collections of paintings and objet d’art housed in The Burrell Collection, The Kelvingrove Museum and Art Gallery, The Riverside Museum, and The Scotland Street School of Art. Just making your way around those venues is a full day tour. Riverside Museum rear view by Bjmullan - Own work. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons



Transfers

  • Daily transfers to and from the golf courses.
  • All transfers between hotels.
  • Airport transfers to and from Edinburgh airport.

Room Upgrades


We can customise these programmes to meet your specific requirements, based on preferred courses and accommodation, number of rounds and nights required

Guaranteed tee-times on the famous Old Course.