Golf in Nairn
Nairn's courses are highly regarded by golfers and are very popular, so book far in advance.
Nairn Dunbar Golf Club. Founded in 1899, Nairn Dunbar Golf Club is a difficult course with gorse-lined fairways and lovely sea views. Lochloy Rd., Nairn, IV12 5AE. 01667/452741. Green fee: £50. 18 holes, 6765 yds, par 72.
Nairn Golf Club. Well regarded in golfing circles, the Nairn Golf Club dates from 1887 and is the regular home of Scotland's Northern Open. Huge greens, aggressive gorse, a beach hazard for five of the holes, a steady prevailing wind, and distracting views across the Moray Firth make play on the Championship Course unforgettable. The adjoining 9-hole Cameron course is ideal for a warm-up or a fun round for the family. Seabank Rd., Nairn, IV12 4HB. 01667/453208. www.nairngolfclub.co.uk. Green fee: Championship £95; Cameron £15. Reservations essential. Championship: 18 holes, 6774 yds, par 72; Cameron: 9 holes, 1634 yds, par 29. Daily.