Gogarburn Golf Club

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4.3
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5 Stars
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2
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Conditions
4.5
Value
4.5
Layout
4.1
Friendliness
4.4
Pace
4.6
Amenities
3.6
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Recommend this course
25 out of 25 reviews
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4.7
3
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1
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Conditions
4.7
Value
5.0
Layout
4.3
Pace
4.7
Amenities
4.5
StaffFriendliness
4.7
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3 out of 3 reviews
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4.3
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Conditions
4.5
Value
4.6
Layout
4.2
Pace
4.5
Amenities
3.6
StaffFriendliness
4.3
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10 out of 10 reviews
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About

Holes 12
Par 43
Length 2761
Slope 0
Rating 0.0
Type Semi-Private
Gogarburn Golf Club is located just a short drive from the Edinburgh Airport, near the headquarters of the Royal Bank of Scotland. Despite the seemingly bustling location, the course itself is tucked away amidst mature woodlands. The unique 12-hole layout has an interesting mix of short par 4s and very long par 3s. It's not an overly difficult golf course but you should be prepared to have your accuracy and shot-making skills put to the test. The layout is made tougher with pin placements that sit right behind high-lipped bunkers. Short hitters will enjoy the course and it's also gentle enough for beginners to approach with confidence. Gogarburn Golf Club has an historic element as well with several holes that play through an area where Cromwell conducted one of his skirmishes.
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Tee Par Length Rating Slope
White (12-hole) 43 2761 yards
Scorecard for Gogarburn 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
Yellow M: 65.1/106 W: 66.0/108 349 273 259 224 264 280 172 115 335 2271 215 166 379 349 273 259 224 264 280 2409 4680
Handicap 2 4 12 6 8 14 10 16 18 1 3 11 5 7 15 9 13 17
Par 4 4 4 3 4 4 3 3 4 33 3 3 4 4 4 4 3 4 4 33 66

Course Details

Year Built 1975
Golf Season Year round

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Putting Green Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted Yes
Walking Allowed Yes
Dress code Proper attire is required.

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4.3
25
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Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
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Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
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First Time Playing

12 holes

Very tidy course. No problem getting round and quite a good mix of holes. Worth a go.

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

Great little course

Always enjoy coming here course is always in great condition and the people are always friendly

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

More difficult than it looks.

A lovely 12hole course in excellent condition. Some narrow fairways and can become a bit dangerous if you slice the blall.

Conditions Excellent
Layout Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Short treat

Played here many times over the years as I live local. Course was in good nick. It’s a fun wee course if you want something different. If you like playing irons only then give it a try.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Played On
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

gem of a golf course

played here a number of times and considering a membership.

excellent ,well maintained and scenic golf course.

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Short but testing

Never played here before

A really challenging , tight 12 hole course

A fantastic challenge for your short game and I will definitely be back

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing

A Lovely 12 Holes of Golf

I played Gogarburn, for the first time, with a friend and we were lucky enough to play in the sunshine. The starter was very helpful and friendly. The course was very well looked after and the green keeper was very courteous. I would definitely want to go back as I really enjoyed the course and feel it would benefit my short game. 2 hours is a wonderful amount of time playing golf!

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Fair
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Pleasant Course

I thought I had paid for 18 holes but told promptly that they have issues with Teeofftimes and it is definitely only 12 holes I have paid for. In the sunshine with the course to myself it was a pleasant course, just too short for me to really enjoy it. Irons off all the tees to make it interesting.

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

excellent course

shame it's only 12 holes ,but beautiful well maintained course .

two rounds in a day is no bother ,with good food served for that lunchtime break .

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Twice a year
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Green's

Cracking wee course the greens are superb well kept would like to have played 18 holes will be back

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Fair
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Fair
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Gogarburn

Excellent small course. The greens are in fantastic condition probably the best I've played on this year.

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Good for Iron play

Played this course for the first time and was pleasantly surprised with its condition. Not the longest course so good for Iron practice off the tee, really only 2/3 holes you can hit driver for average hitters. Great for a quick round after work and will be back.

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

A very pleasant course in excellent condition.

We had an excellent early morning round on a lovely course. Some very pleasant holes with a number of par 3s. Some par 4s are short with a couple of longer ones.

Altogether a very enjoyable course for a relaxing round in lovely surroundings.

The gentleman in the starters cabin was extremely pleasant, welcoming, friendly and efficient.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 20-24
Plays Once every three months
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Windy weather

Quick Round

This course is ideal for beginners, and elderly alike.

The course is well prepared, and most holes are sheltered from the elements.

Great if your wanting to squeeze in a quick round on the outskirts of Edinburgh.

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