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Address: Macdonald Aviemore Highland Resort, Aviemore PH22 1PN, Scotland
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Long Tough Course

Beautiful golf course that is incredibly scenic. Beware it is very long with some long walks between green and next tee. I would definately buy a stroke saver as there are quite a... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2016
HihglandStevie
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Thurso, United Kingdom
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Cottages are a bit tired and could do with a coat of paint at east. Have never seen a double glazing unit with moths trapped inside. Do not use the restaurant I was served baby back ribs with the polythene still attached, I guess they microwave the food, when I told the manager he said "oh he's left that on,... More 

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Thank dru77
Level Contributor
20 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a very good steak with wine. Cooked to perfection. Incredible views from the clubhouse. Great value menu. Highly recommend.

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Thank jmltravellers
West New York, New Jersey
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30 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We spotted the Club's road sign as we were passing through Aviemore, so we made a U turn and my wife popped in to see if we could book a tee time. She returned saying she'd met a lovely young man called Jonny, who'd made her feel so welcome and not at all intimidated, which was crucial as we're novices.... More 

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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

The very best I have played. An impeccable standard of course, absolutely perfect condition. Staff are very friendly and helpful, this is a long course so a buggy hire would be even quicker.

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Thank StaceandI
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 August 2016

I had the mushroom and garlic flat bread and fries, very tasty and filling. Also had a late with my meal as I watched the roe deer in the grounds by the lochan.

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Thank GillianCCD
Thurso, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Beautiful golf course that is incredibly scenic. Beware it is very long with some long walks between green and next tee. I would definately buy a stroke saver as there are quite a few blind shots. Disappointing pro shop, it's about the size of a cupboard. Really enjoyed the course though and will definately return.

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Thank HihglandStevie
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

The course was in immaculate condition, very fast greens and hard fairways. The views of the mountains and lakes are surreeal. Excellent vaule for money, particularly if you play after 15:00 when the light is mystical too. The clubhouse is very pretty(have a look at the lounges / showers). The Pro-Shop is badly equipped, unfortunately. The staff are super friendly.

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Thank Clasuka
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4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

I am used to long tough courses. Play at Dalmahoy and Muirfield. And play off a plus handicap. But this is just too tough. Played it 5 times out of 6 days every time the Tees were right back squeezing every yard out of the course, no matter what the conditions. Good courses are FUN, changing the set up to... More 

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Thank cccniuk
Scotland, United Kingdom
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136 reviews
59 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Not that cheap, but then something special shouldnt be cheap, the Spey Valley Golf Course snakes its way along the river Spey, indeed when the rain blasts down sometimes the Spey comes up and floods parts of the course, but that doesn't happen too often. Very scenic with traditional forest and heather, this course can have deceiving parts, take a... More 

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Thank AviemoreScotland
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

A great test for any golfer. Which probably explains why this course is used on the European challenger tour. It may boast a hefty green fee in some publications, but if you are staying in the area for a week or so, deals are to be had. The course was exceptionally quiet all week July 2nd - 8th. If you... More 

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