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New fall and winter golf packages at Dundonald Links, Scotland

Country’s newest luxury resort ideal for couples, groups seeking trips pairing sumptuous lodging, first-class gastronomy, refined service

(August 30, 2023) – Effortlessly combining heritage and tradition with contemporary surroundings and luxurious finishing touches, Dundonald Links is fast becoming one of the most sought-after golf resorts in Scotland. 

From just £199 per person, visit Dundonald Links between the Oct. 16, 2023 and Feb. 29, 2024 and enjoy the excellent value Winter Stay & Play package. The £199 rate is for 1 night stays from Monday to Thursday or £219 for 1 night stays from Friday to Sunday, based on 2 people sharing a twin room.

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Play two rounds of golf and enjoy an overnight stay in our luxury accommodation which also includes a traditional Scottish breakfast in the acclaimed restaurant. 

Dundonald Links’ Winter Stay & Play package includes: 

  • 1 night stay in a luxury hotel room
  • 2 rounds of golf at Dundonald Links
  • Breakfast in the Canny Crow restaurant

Designed by Kyle Phillips, Dundonald Links has already hosted numerous tournaments including two pinnacle 2023 events – the FREED GROUP Women’s Scottish Open and The Open Final Qualifying (which it will continue to stage until 2026).

Non-golfers are welcomed at Dundonald Links, where elegance meets simplicity in the superb new lodging units. The hotel rooms and luxury lodges are adjacent to the clubhouse, equipped with every modern convenience a traveller might need. Each suite incorporates subtle reflections of the surrounding landscape of Scotland: from cedar-cladding to our sloping roofs, they are a nod to the outstanding natural beauty around us.

Each room is equipped with every amenity and appliance that guests may need during their visit. Luxurious double beds (twinnable), soft plush seating, and personal private en-suite provide peaceful, refined elegance.

A holiday getaway wouldn’t be complete without exceptional dining experiences and the Canny Crow restaurant adeptly serves them. With a selection of fine dining options for supper, tasty lunches, and hearty breakfasts, the culinary team cater for all tastes. Fine whisky, including a rare cask from the award-winning Bunnahabhain Distillery, provides guests with superb options. 

Dundonald Links’ location makes it the perfect base to explore the Ayrshire golf coast, and there are plenty of other fantastic courses nearby. Just across the railway lines from Dundonald Links’ 13th hole is Western Gailes; and to the left of the 12th hole is Barassie Links. 

A mere 11-minute drive gets you to iconic Royal Troon or Prestwick Golf Club (and Turnberry is roughly 40 minutes away).

Owned by Darwin Escapes, Dundonald Links has been one of Scotland’s most popular golf courses. The stunning layout is known for its pristine setting, challenging bunkers and imaginative greens, earning a place among Ayrshire’s must-play courses.

For more information and to book your Dundonald Links Winter Stay & Play package call +44(0)1294 314000 or email 

About Darwin Escapes

Darwin Escapes currently operates three golf courses and 26 luxurious holiday resorts across the UK offering golf membership, golf breaks, holiday breaks and holiday home ownership. Darwin Escapes’ three golf courses include Dundonald Links in Ayrshire, The Springs Resort & Golf Club in Oxfordshire and Kilnwick Percy Resort & Golf Club in East Yorkshire. They vary in terms of character but share the same goal of providing a challenge for even the most skilled of golfers.  Golf breaks are currently available at Kilnwick Percy Resort & Golf Club and The Springs Resort & Golf Club and Dundonald Links introduced luxury lodge accommodation designed with golfers in mind. Dundonald Links is host venue for the Trust Golf Women’s Scottish Open in 2022. 

For further information about Darwin Escapes and its numerous golf and holiday destinations and facilities visit or follow them on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook: @DarwinEscapes 


For images, interviews or further information please contact Dan Shepherd, Dundonald Links’ North American Publicist, at: or +1 703-403-5317.