Golfers' Choice 2022: Top 20 hidden golf course gems of Scotland

According to our community of discerning golfers, these courses offered exceptional experiences in 2021.
Hopping the wall to reach the 13th green takes precision at North Berwick Golf Club in East Lothian, Scotland.

The annual Golfers' Choice lists are compiled by analyzing the ratings and reviews submitted by members of our community throughout the year. We use a “Weighted Overall” score to select the top 20 of Scotland. Courses must offer public access and have received at least three reviews in 2021 and 10 all-time to be eligible for this year's list.

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  1. North Berwick

  2. Lanark

    A view of the Lanark Golf Club's fairways.

  3. West Kilbride

  4. Gullane

    Some golfers actually prefer the No. 2 course at Gullane Golf Club to its more famous sister, Gullane No. 1.

  5. Juniper Green

  6. Grantown-on-Spey

    Pleasant, historic heathland golf can be found at Grantown-on-Spey Golf Club.

  7. St. Andrews

    The Kittocks is one of two courses at the Fairmont St. Andrews resort

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