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Braids Hill Golf Course

Closed Now: 6:45 AM - 7:30 PM
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Awesome views

I am a total newcomer to golf. I have been playing for a year, mainly nice, flat courses in... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2018
Stunning Views

Superb views from the course over the city, a very interesting layout with many challenging holes... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2017
David R
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  • Average6%
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28 Jun 2018
“Awesome views”
19 Jul 2017
“Stunning Views”
One of several challenging golf courses designed by James Braid.
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Edinburgh, Scotland
+44 131 447 6666
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Reviewed 28 June 2018

I am a total newcomer to golf. I have been playing for a year, mainly nice, flat courses in England. This course is not flat. They provide trolleys (for a fee) but they are quite heavy on the hillier parts of the course. It is...More

Thank blueyUk
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Superb views from the course over the city, a very interesting layout with many challenging holes. Greens were ok and bunkers not great, but more than made up for by the interesting nature of the layout. Some tight holes and you may need a few...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Nice golf course, with beautiful landscape and a good view over the city. A bit hilly, good excercise.

Thank Kristjan H
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

The course seems very old. Good view around the course but nothing really special. The course is overvalued because of scenic beauty than what is within the 18 holes. Too many dog owners on the course; poo bags hidden in the bushes and in the...More

Thank Heidipa81
Reviewed 9 October 2016

. A golf course with superb views of the city a hidden gem great credit to the green keeping staff !!

Thank mrtoms123
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Im visiting from Florida w a group of friends to golf Scotland and Braid Hills was incredible. From tee box to the greens and all in between, this course was fantastic to play - especially because I rarely play a course w such elevation. The...More

Thank Hasan R
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

I am a season ticket holder for the municipal courses in Edinburgh, of which the Braids is one course. I am a relative newcomer to golf, but have already played quite a few Scottish courses (e.g. Aberdour, St Andrews - Eden, St Andrews - Strathtyrum,...More

Thank Bettergrubplease
Reviewed 18 August 2015

Played here yesterday nice weather a bit busy last time I played this was about ten years ago forgot some of the holes, for a council course this puts a lot of the private courses to shame in excellent condition greens were true fairways immaculate...More

Thank Willy G
Reviewed 7 August 2015

Hotel concierge arranged a time for me - 18 holes + a set of clubs. A perfect summers day in Edinburgh. I was warned that there were hills. Yes there was some hill country but the trip was worth the effort. Not an easy course...More

1  Thank Ian H
Reviewed 30 June 2015

This was a gorgeous but challenging course high above Edinburgh. Watch out for people walking their dogs through the course who are also enjoying the beautiful views.

1  Thank julia s
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