The Old Course at St Andrews is considered one of the best and oldest golf courses in the world. Known as the 'home of golf', United Private Hire offer tours to the historic St Andrews Old Course from Edinburgh and Midlothian.
Located in Fife, Scotland, St Andrews Old Course was used from the 1400s for golf and was even banned as a sport for a short period by James II of Scotland, who felt that young men were prioritising golf over practicing the combat methods of archery.
More recently, St Andrews Old Course was host to the 2010 Open Championship and was voted the Greatest Golf Course outside of the USA by Golf Digest.
If you would like to visit this historic golf course from Edinburgh and Midlothian, please contact us for a quote.
The approx. journey time from Edinburgh to St Andrews is 1.30 hours.
Visit Muirfield Golf Course on the coast of Gulane, East Lothian which hosted The 2013 Open Championships.
The 1973 Ryder Cup was also hosted in Muirfield and is open to the public during the week. United Private Hire can transfer you to this famous Scottish golf course with our 4 or 8 seat executive private hire taxis or as part of a Scottish Tour.
The approx. journey time from Edinburgh to Muirfield is 40 minutes.
Visit Turnberry Golf Course with United Private Hire. Located on the coast of the Firth of the Clyde and used as an airbase during the First World War, Turnberry offers the choice of three links golf courses to play; The Alisa Course which hosted the 2009 Open Championships, the Kintyre Course and the nine-hole Arran Course.
Turnberry Golf Tours from Edinburgh and Midlothian include pick-up and return in the comfort of your 4 seat or 8 seat private hire taxi.
The approx. journey time from Edinburgh to Turnberry is 2 hours.
Carnoustie Golf Links are in Angus, Scotland. Golf has been played here since the 1500s. Carnoustie Golf Links consist of 3 courses; The Championship Course, The Burnside Course and the shorter though just as much a test Buddon Links.
United Private Hire can take you on a Carnoustie Golf Tour from Edinburgh/Midlothian. Our 4 seat executive private hire cars and 8 seated people carriers have more than enough room to accommodate golf clubs and luggage.
The Championship Course is a public course and is as challenging for one as it is the other, it was originally designed in 1850 as by Alan Robertson and improved 20 years later by Old Tom Morris who made it 18 holes. Some years later in 1926 the course was redesigned by a famous architect James Braid. Recently it hosted The Open Championship in 2007 and The Senior Open in 2013.
If you would like to take one of our Carnoustie Golf Tours please drop us an email for a quote.
Traveling from Edinburgh to Carnoustie Golf Course takes approximately 2 hours.
Gleneagles Golf Course Tours from Edinburgh/Midlothian are to the Gleneagles Hotel, this is an amazing Luxury Hotel and Spa incorporating one of the most famous names in world golf “Gleneagles”. Gleneagles is owned by the alcoholic drinks giant Diageo, there are 4 courses , The PGA Centenary Course which is the host venue to the 2014 Ryder Cup, The King’s Course, The Queen’s Course and the aptly named small 9 hole course The Wee Course.
Gleneagles is near Auchterarder, Perth and Kinross, Scotland. Edinburgh Airport to Gleneagles Golf Course is less than 1 hours’ drive. Why not take advantage of our meet & greet service at the airport and have one of our 4 or 8 seat private hire cars or taxis take you to the 2014 Ryder Cup.
United Private Hire can cater for all your travel needs, from simply being transferred from Edinburgh Airport or a more detailed itinerary of a multiple Golf Course Tour. Call now for a quote.
Midlothian/Edinburgh to Gleneagles 2014 Ryder Cup is approximately a 50 minute drive.