castle stuart

Castle Stuart is a recently designed, scenic but challenging links golf course right on the edge of the sea near Inverness. 

kessock bridge

Castle Stuart golf course is located north east of Inverness only 2 miles from Inverness Airport and seven miles from Inverness Railway Station. It is only a few miles from Nairn Golf course. This is an interesting course to play and the new resort developments planned sound really interesting. It has being designed by the same group as developed the top class course Kingsbarns, in Fife, Mark Parsinen and Gil Hanse.

castle stuart map

Castle Stuart itself is on the course and is right next to some of the holes.

castle stuart

Other holes have greens right on the water's edge and some have views across to the Kessock Bridge and Chanonry Lighthouse. All in all it is a very scenic course but is also one of Scotland's top courses and has been used as a championship venue.

clubhouse castle stuart golf course

A new golf resort is being developed around the course so in the near future we can expect to see a luxurious and innovative "Dormy House" hotel (due 2014) and spa and also a second golf course.

1st hole Castle Stuart

playing castle stuart

Black Tees - 7009  White tees - 6553  Green Tees 6153    Blue 5724

Red 5148

Par 72

11th hole Castle Stuart Golf Course

history of castle stuart

The official course record of 64 was set in the Barclays Scottish Open and is shared by Graeme McDowell, Angel Cabrera, and Paul Lawrie

staying nearby

Castle Stuart is just seven miles from the railway station in Inverness. . There is a nightly sleeper service to-and-from London Kings Cross.

If you base yourself in Inverness then you can play golf here as well as at Nairn, Royal Dornoch, Brora, Moray, Spey Valley and others in the area.

Places to stay in Inverness include :

The Four Star MacDonald New Drumossie Hotel, which is set in 9 acres of parkland with views over the Moray Firth and has an award winning Grill Room. It is situated only 20 minutes from Inverness Airport and 5 minutes from the train station :

The Best Western Palace Hotel and Spa is situated on the banks of the River Ness, overlooking Inverness Castle. This excellent hotel also has a Spa which includes a 50 foot swimming pool !Click here to visit the website for the Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel and Spa

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things to see in the area

Culloden Battlefield is nearby and you can find out about one of the most infamous battles fought on Scottish Soil at the history centre there. If you want to go Loch Ness Monster hunting then Loch Ness goes south from Inverness !