East Lothian Golf Courses
There are 18 golf courses in East Lothian which is just 8 miles from Edinburgh. The courses are manly Links, however there are a number of parkland courses which are well worth a visit. East Lothian is where the men's British open championships has been held on several occasions, Musselburgh and Muirfield. Gullane and The Renaissance Club have held the men's Scottish open Championship and the women's Scottish Open Championships have been held at Archerfield Links, Gullane and The Renaissance Club. The Masters has also been held at Muirfield. The Senior men also played their open championship at Craigielaw.
The Musselburgh Golf Club
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The Musselburgh Golf Course is known locally as Monktonhall par 69, 6241 yards visitors tee box. A parkland course with a long history. The length from the championship tees is 6725 Yards par 71, SSS 72.
James Braid designed this championship course which opened in 1938. The Scottish Professional Championship has been played here as have open championship qualifying tournaments.