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The Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers
Duncur Road
EH31 2EG
Phone(s): +44 (0) 1620 842123
Fax: +44 (0) 1620 842977
Muirfield - the clubhouse


Muirfield is the home of the Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers, which is the world's oldest golf club with roots that date back to 1744. Golf was first played at Muirfield in 1891 on 16 holes designed by Old Tom Morris. Since then, the golf course has expanded by more than 50 acres, well past the stone walls that surrounded the original layout. Harry Colt redesigned the layout in 1923, rerouting the now 18-hole design into two loops of nine holes with one playing within the other, but in the opposite direction. There's no way to hide from the blustery winds no matter which direction you're facing. The course has remained largely unchanged over the years, standing the test of time as one of the finest examples of the British Isles golfing tradition.

Type Private
Style Links
Holes 18
Year built 1891
Guest Policy Visitors are welcome Tuesdays and Thursdays. Handicap certificate required (maximum 18 men, 24 women)
Golf Season Year round
Putting Green Available Yes
Rental Carts Available Yes
Rental Trolleys Yes
Rental Clubs Available Yes
Pro Shop Yes
Pro Available Yes
Tee Times Welcomed Advance booking necessary through club secretary.
Price Range Weekdays £110 - £230
Price Range Weekends £110 - £230
Other facilities clubhouse, practice facilities, restaurant, bar


Tee Par Length Slope Rating
White 71 7245 yd. 0 0
Red/Yellow 70 6728 yd. 0 0
Blue 76 5980 yd. 0 0

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