Peterculter Golf Club

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4.4
14
5 Stars
7
4 Stars
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3 Stars
1
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0
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Conditions
4.4
Value
4.6
Layout
4.3
Friendliness
4.8
Pace
4.2
Amenities
4.2
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Recommend this course
14 out of 14 reviews
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4.5
4
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1
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Conditions
4.5
Value
4.8
Layout
4.5
Pace
4.0
Amenities
4.3
StaffFriendliness
4.8
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Recommend this course
4 out of 4 reviews
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4.5
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1
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Conditions
4.5
Value
4.8
Layout
4.5
Pace
4.0
Amenities
4.3
StaffFriendliness
4.8
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Recommend this course
4 out of 4 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Par 71
Length 6224
Slope 0
Rating 0.0
Type Semi-Private
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Peterculter Golf Club
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Tee Par Length Rating Slope
White 71 6224 yards
Yellow 71 6009 yards
Red (W) 72 5364 yards
Scorecard for Peterculter Golf Club
Metrics:
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 In Total
White M: 69.7/128 337 298 163 395 514 365 509 163 403 3147 187 316 333 431 378 202 358 529 345 3079 6226
Yellow M: 68.4/125 323 290 152 385 478 350 502 147 394 3021 181 310 299 424 372 194 347 523 338 2988 6009
Red W: 70.3/118 319 228 145 350 466 341 413 131 386 2779 172 269 290 364 316 131 315 439 331 2627 5406
Handicap 10 16 12 6 2 14 4 18 8 5 11 17 7 1 13 3 15 9
Par 4 4 3 4 5 4 5 3 4 36 3 4 4 4 4 3 4 5 4 35 71
Handicap (W) 10 18 14 2 4 12 8 16 6 5 17 13 3 1 11 15 7 9

Course Details

Year Built 1989
Golf Season Year round

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range No
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted Visa, Mastercard, Maestro, Jcb
Walking Allowed Yes

Reviews

4.4
14

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 1
Family Dining 1
Course Challenges Include:
Bunkers 2
Elevation Changes 1
Forced Carries 1
This course/club is great for:
A Weekend Splurge 2
Advanced Golfers 1
Locals 1
This Course's Location is:
Convenient to the City 1
Worth the Drive 1
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Played On
Handicap 25+
Skill Beginner
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Quirky

Too many 4 balls on the course, a lot of waiting between shots and on the tee

However as a high handicapper I enjoyed my round

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Fair
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing
Wet weather

Lovely course - Worth a visit

Hard to imagine that this course is less than 30 years old - Very mature condition, great condition, especially greens and bunkers. Lots of tricky breaks on the greens gives the course it's bite. Some short holes, but not a pushover. One wrong bounce of an apron of a green could put you out of bounds! Lovely par 5s. Had an enjoyable game yesterday with a couple of guys i was drawn with and despite a few showers, got around dry, and enjoyed a course well worth playing! :)

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Excellent

Some of the best greens IV every played at this time of year! Phenomenal considering the weather we have had! Would play again!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather

Great course and well worth the effort to find

My wife and I played here while visiting family in Aberdeen so this was very handy for us. Great welcome in the Pro Shop, very friendly, helpful and welcoming. We found the greens to be some of the best we played during our trip, true and fair. The club is somewhat off the beaten track but well worth the modest effort needed to find it.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
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PeterculterGolfClub
Commented On 03/16/2018

Thanks for your review, we are a little tucked away but that is part of its beauty.

Hopefully see you again soon.

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Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Fantastic course

Difficult to find but once I got there.

Friendly & very helpful staff. Best course I have played this season. Will definitely play again.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
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PeterculterGolfClub
Commented On 03/16/2018

Thanks for your positive comments Barry.

We are slightly tucked away but now that you know where we are we hope to have you along again soon.

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Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Greens in great condition and a friendly welcome

Thoroughly enjoyed a last minute booking to play at Peterculter. Interesting layout on the banks of the Dee. Course feels very mature despite only being created in 1989. Welcome at the small pro shop was extremely warm and friendly, was even given a gift of a course guide as it was our first time.

Fairways were in pretty good condition, fairly tight with nicely graduated rough. The deep stuff was very deep! Lots of out of bounds on the left all the way round the course - you definitely don't want to have a dose of the hooks! its not stunningly long but the relatively narrow fairways keep you on your toes and the firm greens require a bit of thought to get close. There's some nice elevation change too as you drop down from and climb back up again from the Dee. A couple of the holes channel into a bit of a funnel just after the turn and feel a little claustrophobic but apart from that things are well spaced out.

At £40 each it was a little pricey compared to other deals you can get around the area, but the combination of an interesting course and a high standard of maintenance make it worth it.

Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Average
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PeterculterGolfClub
Commented On 03/16/2018

Thanks for your positive and fair review of our golf course.

We hope to have you along again in the near future.

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Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Hot weather

Course was well maintained and fairways nice and lush if not a bit tight in places which made hitting driver difficult and you had to choose when you did. Tactical game of golf rather than overpowering the course. Most of the underfoot conditions were hard including the greens so difficult to stop the ball for a mere mortal like me.

I'd play again but not over others if they were available.

Friendly staff in the shop and clubhouse, food was nice.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Average
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PeterculterGolfClub
Commented On 03/16/2018

Thanks for your review.

It can tricky if the Scottish Summer Sun makes it hard but we have a new irrigation system which should stop this ever becoming too much of an issue now that we can control the amount water which we put on our course.

Hopefully see you again soon.

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Played On
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Good value for money in Aberdeen

Having seen this course from several weddings I had attended across the river, I had wanted to tick this one off my Aberdeen list for quite a while.

Have to say I wasn't disappointed, the course is sensibly laid out, fairways are reasonably generous and there is a nice backdrop with the river. I had played Deeside and the Paul Lawrie course before and this was similar and actually I preferred it to Deeside.

Staff were very friendly in the shop and clubhouse.

There were a few areas of the course that looked a bit scruffy but I would put that down to the lack of rain, the greens and tees were like concrete but the roll on the greens seemed true nonetheless.

I would definitely play here again, its tough to find tee times at good courses in Aberdeen and in such convivial surroundings I'm surprised this course doesn't rate higher

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
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PeterculterGolfClub
Commented On 03/16/2018

Thanks for your positive comments.

We are building a strong reputation and it is encouraging to hear that we are on the right tracks.

We now have a watering system which allows us to stop the golf course becoming hard and bouncy if the scottish summer sun shines.

Hope to have you along again soon

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Played On
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather

Great Course - only 1 down side

1 down side being, the signage between holes isn't clear, we almost missed out a PAR 3 on the first hole.

I've seen this on a lot of courses around Aberdeen though. There should be a pole behind each green with an arrow to the next hole.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
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PeterculterGolfClub
Commented On 03/16/2018

Thank you for your positive review.

We have taken the action and put in a signage post at the back of the second green .

Hopefully see you again soon.

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