Posted on October 12, 2021 in golf Courses, Hotels, Luxury, Travel & Golf.
Dundonald Links enters a new era
The Dundonald Links has gone the extra mile, with 18 luxury lodges completing the final phase of a £ 25million investment, transforming the golf resort into one of Scotland's most modern courses.
The two, four and six bedroom suites have been custom designed for golfers with comfort in mind, incorporating storage and drying areas for golf bags, large living areas, including a beautiful bathroom dining area and a fully equipped kitchen.
Darwin Escapes has already invested £ 1million in upgrading Dundonald Links: Kyle Phillips has designed an 18-hole course in preparation for hosting championships, adding a new clubhouse midway through, and all is yet to come with the imminent opening of a new clubhouse and 22 hotel rooms this fall.
Club Manager Ian Ferguson said: “The opening of the new lodges is the start of a new chapter for Dundonald Links, and we are delighted with the early feedback from our guests. "
« It has been wonderful to see all of the investment plans come to fruition over the past year and the best is yet to come in the coming months. With the opening of the new clubhouse and hotel rooms, not only will the resort have some of the best golf and hotel complex facilities in the UK, but it will also become the ideal base for golfers and their families to experience it all. what this famous part of Scotland has to offer. "
Golf influencer Peter Finch, who has over 400 YouTube subscribers, recently stayed in one of the suites and said, “The biggest compliment I can give is that I would love to live there. -low ! "
Boasting a striking contemporary design, the new two-story clubhouse will feature large balconies overlooking the course and panoramic views of the Isle of Arran. Clubhouse facilities will include a pro-shop, restaurant, bar, whiskey tasting room, outdoor terrace, as well as a gym, sauna, steam room and spacious changing rooms.
Set amidst the picturesque Ayrshire countryside, the clubhouse has been created from natural materials and finished with local whinstone and a grass roof. This not only helps to blend harmoniously with the rugged landscape and surroundings, but also reinforces Dundonald Links' long-term commitment to sustainability, conservation and nature. In addition, the complex is also expected to inaugurate in the coming months new hotel rooms, located next to the clubhouse, facilitating access to the restaurant and club facilities.
Already a highly respected test for golfers around the world, Dundonald Links has hosted many major professional golf events since 2008, including the Ladies Scottish Open in 2015, 2016 and 2017 and the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open in 2017.
The resort is one of three golf courses operated by Darwin Escapes, in addition to Springs Resort & Golf Club in Oxfordshire and Kilnwick Percy in East Yorkshire. For more details and to book a golf vacation at Dundonald Links, please visit dundonaldlinks.com