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4.9
10 Reviews (10)
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Conditions
4.8
Value
5.0
Layout
4.9
Friendliness
5.0
Pace
4.7
Amenities
4.5
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5.0
2 Reviews (2)
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5.0
Value
5.0
Layout
5.0
Pace
4.0
Amenities
5.0
StaffFriendliness
5.0
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5.0
5 Reviews (5)
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5.0
Value
5.0
Layout
5.0
Pace
4.6
Amenities
4.6
StaffFriendliness
5.0
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About

Holes 18
Type
Style Links
Par 71
Length 6274 yards
Slope 0
Rating 0.0

Powfoot Golf Club was founded in 1903 and designed by the legendary James Braid.

The first nine holes present a stiff test in the best links tradition and the final nine encompass a mixture of parkland with gorse and rough.

The ninth hole, known as "Crater," gets its name from the fact that a German bomb was dropped here during World War II. This provides the par-4 hole's defining feature - a great, deep hollow some 80 yards short of the green.

The highlight of the back nine could be No. 11, which has everything that the golf course is famed for. Your tee shot has got to be straight, which is no easy job when that wind is blowing. Once over the incline, you will find the green nestling up to your right, surrounded by shrubs, plus a bunker on either side of the green.

The links part of the course follows the shoreline of the Solway Firth and presents some breathtaking views of the North Lakes mountains and the hills adjacent to Dumfries.

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Tee Par Length Rating Slope
White 71 6274 yards
Yellow 70 5993 yards
Red (W) 74 5489 yards
Scorecard for Powfoot 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: 71.3/131 349 474 442 357 272 349 154 360 402 3159 428 313 156 339 498 200 427 332 403 3096 6255
Yellow M: 70.0/128 W: 72.7/133 340 459 428 331 258 341 148 349 388 3042 418 300 135 339 489 181 380 322 374 2938 5980
Handicap 11 9 1 13 17 3 15 5 7 2 10 18 12 6 16 4 14 8
Par 4 5 4 4 4 4 3 4 4 36 4 4 3 4 5 3 4 4 4 35 71

Course Details

Year Built 1903
Golf Season Year round
Architect James Braid (1923)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes - £25
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Caddies Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Metal Spikes Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes
Dress code Proper golf attire.

Reviews

4.9
10 Reviews (10)
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5.0
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Excellent

Had a really good day. Booked the wrong day by mistake but they were very accommodating and rearranged.Great course.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Excellent
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Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing

A Real Gem

The course is great and a good test but fair it makes you think off the tee and the greens were fantastic considering its November it rained heavily overnight before we played and the course was pristine and lovely we will be going back soon great views of solway firth and friendly staff thanks

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
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Powfoot Golf Club

Excellent experience, would recommend this course to anyone, every single element was top class

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing
Windy weather

Great first visit to Powfoot gc.

Played as a four ball on our way back from Carnoustie.
Very good links course, quite challenging especially into the wind, the course was in very good condition, the greens were good but been hollow tined, not sure why with all this very dry weather we have been having recently, some very tricky putts on a few very undulating greens.
All the staff from the Lady in the pro`s shop to the bar staff and the few members we spoke to were very friendly.
Would highly recommend playing Powfoot golf club, you will not be disappointed if you like links golf.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Wonderful

Friendly welcome by all staff
Beautiful course in spectacular condition with consistent greens and nice variety of holes in directions and length , so of the earlier holes are tight but very enjoyable
Easily accessible from main roads and we will visit again very soon

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Windy weather
Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Fantastic

Booked using the American golf free round voucher so it cost me and a friend £8 each but I would happily have paid full price. Course was in fantastic condition, greens were lightning quick. Arrived early and had a quick drink in the clubhouse looking over the first tee before teeing off early. Staff were friendly and welcoming. At some points it seemed like we had the course to ourselves. Lovely views right by the coast. Will certainly be back

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather

Excellent would return hopefully in the near future.

Excellent course could imagine it would be difficult when the wind blows not a lot of deep rough unless you strayed into the prickly stuff.

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

Test for driving straight

Smashing course we really enjoyed our day will definitely come back to play again The greens are very impressive and a good test of skill

Conditions Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser

Lovely golf course in superb condition.

We really enjoyed our round. Very fair course in great condition. Good, very reasonably priced food. Can't wait to return.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
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