Perfect Venue for World Class Golf Break

Ayrshire is a golfers haven with dozens of exceptional courses within easy reach making Barwheys the perfect venue for your golfing break.

We can help you organise you itinerary if required and provide information on various courses.  We can also arrange for a chef to come to Barwheys to provide dinner after a long day golfing.

Barwheys’ spacious rooms provide plenty of storage space for clubs and equipment and – to relax after a day of golfing – we have Sky Sports on a 53″ screen TV in the Granary.

Please contact us for more information.

See below for more information on the wonderful golf clubs on our doorstep.

Upcoming Golf Events in Scotland

We have some wonderful golf events coming up in Scotland and Barwheys is the perfect base from which to enjoy many of them.

Womens’ AIG British Open at Royal Troon – 20th to 23rd August 2020

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Scene of some of the most memorable moments in Open golf history, The Ailsa is a legend in the world game and host to The Open Championship four times over.  Trump Turnberry is links golf at its most challenging, its most exciting.


Royal Troon golf course

Founded in 1878 by a few enthusiasts Royal Troon has outgrown its purely local reputation and is now known as one of the finest championship courses in the world.


Pretswick Golf Club

Prestwick Golf Club is a relaxed and friendly club that enjoys welcoming golfers from all around the world. Visitors are encouraged to use their temporary membership to its full capacity, and enjoy the full lunch in the historic Dining Room or a snack in the relaxed Cardinal Room.


If you enjoy the challenge of links golf, Western Gailes will test your skills to their limit.  Regarded by many as the hidden gem of Scottish links it is a course which we believe should be in every golfer’s “must play” list.


At 6903 yards long from the championship tees with a par of 71 Gailes Links Ayrshire is a great test of golf whilst the kinder medium tees provides a fine test for players of all abilities. It is simply traditional links at its best.


kilmarnock barassie golf club

Within striking distance of Royal Troon, Prestwick and Turnberry, the course is an Open Championship Final Qualifying venue with a well-deserved reputation for some of the best maintained greens in Scotland.


irvine bogside golf club

Set in a seaside location, the neighbouring Gulf Stream ensures year round golf, whilst the romantic peaks of Arran present a stunning backdrop to the landscape.


Dundonald Links is located at the very heart of Ayrshire’s golf coast near Open venues Royal Troon, Prestwick and Turnberry, just 10 minutes from Prestwick Airport and half an hour from Glasgow.

Its coastal setting and fabulous condition makes it ideal for summer and winter golf in Scotland.



Rowallan Castle Golf Club is the latest addition to Ayrshire’s seemingly endless list of world class golf courses. Designed by Eight times European No 1 golfer and 2010 winning Ryder Cup Captain Colin Montgomerie, the course opened in 2010 and is fast gaining a global reputation as a masterpiece thanks to its fast undulating greens, cavernous bunkers and mature setting.

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