Turnberry, United Kingdom
Turnberry, Ayrshire, Scotland, KA26 9LT
Set alongside the glorious Ayrshire coastline, with Arran and Ailsa Craig as a stunning backdrop, Trump Turnberry was the world’s first golf resort when it opened in 1906. To this day, Turnberry is known worldwide for its legendary golf courses including the Ailsa, one of the world's most iconic courses and venue for The Open Championship on four occasions - 1977, 1986, 1994 and 2009.
Alongside the Ailsa sits the magnificent 18-hole championship course, King Robert The Bruce. At 7,203 yards and a par-72, King Robert the Bruce features distinctive bunkering, visually attractive wetland areas and swathes of gorse, which adds to the exciting challenges of this great links course. Turnberry also features a stunning 9-hole layout, known as the Arran, as well as a fantastic putting green, The Cairngorms, which was designed to replicate the Alisa in miniature form. All Turnberry golf courses have spectacular views of the stunning Ayrshire coastline, castle ruins and, of course, the iconic Turnberry lighthouse.
Turnberry’s magnificent links courses are complimented by their wold class golf facilities. The Golf Academy utilises cutting edge technology and expert PGA professional tuition to ensure an unforgettable experience for all golfers. The putting facility uses the fantastic Science and Motion “Sam” analysis to enable you to learn every facet of your stroke. Secondly, the teaching bay incorporates “Trackman” dual radar technology, together with “Gasp’s” three slow motion cameras, to record and fully allow the teaching professional to advise you on every aspect of your swing. Finally, “True Spec” fitting provides a truly brand-agnostic service which, from a matrix of 30,000 shaft and head combinations will fit you with a bespoke club selection entirely unique to your needs.
Additional facilities at the Turnberry resort include the newly renovated Spa, which offers a wide range of ESPA treatments guided entirely by your personal needs. Turnberry Adventures also provide guests with an array of thrilling outdoor leisure activities, including horse riding, paddle boarding, kayaking, archery, quad biking, 4x4 off road driving and much more, making it an ideal family getaway.