North Berwick Golf Club

Visitor Information

COVID-19 Update

Please view our  visitor booking policy.

Click here for the latest update from Scottish Golf  in relation to COVID-19.

Travel restrictions remain in place.  Please view the Scottish Government web  HERE.

Visitor Tee Times 

Visitors are welcome to play the course;

Monday to Friday 11.00am - 12.10pm

Monday to Friday  1.30pm to 3.30pm

Monday - Friday : Twilight Golf - 4.00pm to 4.45pm (Special Offer £105pp)

Sunday – 1.30pm to 3.40pm

Saturdays – No Visitors

Those wishing to play 36 holes, Monday - Friday, may tee off from 10.00am (subject to availability)

Course Handicap

Click here to view our WHS conversion tables.

Pace of Play

All golfers should play "Ready Golf".

A 4-ball should not take more than 3 hours and 40 minutes to play the West Links.


Caddie requests should be made at the time of booking or, where possible, no later than 14 days prior to the day of play.  Caddies are subject to availability. 

The caddie rate for the  2021 season is £50.00 plus gratuity which should be paid directly to the caddies on completion of your round.  Please note any caddies cancelled on the day will incur a £20 cancellation fee.

Please note that we do not offer a forecaddie service and our caddies will carry one bag only.


The undulating terrain  is not suitable for golf buggies / carts.


Push trolleys are available for hire from the Professionals Shop. There is also a limited number of electric trolleys available for hire. Please book an electric trolley, in advance, with our Bookings Department.

Hire Clubs

Titleist hire clubs are available for both gentlemen and ladies, left handed and right handed at a cost of £40.00 per round inclusive of a push trolley. Please book in advance of play with our Bookings Department.

Practice/ Warm Up Facilities

Putting and chipping practice areas are adjacent to the 1st tee. Two warm up nets are located by the Professional’s Shop. We do have a full length practice facility which is located a  5 minute drive from the Clubhouse. Should you wish to use this please inform us at the time of your booking and we will provide you with the information your require.

Dress Code

On the Course

An acceptable standard of golfing attire should be worn. Jeans, track suits and similar are not permitted.

Off the Course

We have a relaxed dress policy in the Clubhouse however ripped or dirty jeans, track suits and similar, rugby and other sports tops are not permitted.

Mobile Telephones

Please do not make voice calls in public areas and show respect to other clubhouse users.

Course Health & Safety

Many walkers ,en route to the beach, cross the course via historic "rights of way".

Please give priority to these walkers and ensure it is safe to play before doing so. The beach is in play on the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 12th, 13th and 14th holes and particular care should be given when playing these holes.

Golfers are reminded to shout "Fore" in the event of an errant shot.


Our catering facilities are available to visitors.   Please click here to learn more about our Clubhouse and to view sample menus.  Pre or post golf functions can be arranged on request.

Non Golfers Welcome

The partners of those playing golf are welcome to accompany them on the course. They may also use the clubhouse facilities on the day of play. The clubhouse dress policy applies.


Please note that we do not allow golfers to take dogs on the course. Anyone accompanying a golfer on the course may not take a dog. 


The club does not have a formal car park and golfers may park on the adjacent public streets. Please allow sufficient time to find a parking space as the area is often very busy.

Arrival/Late Arrival

All golfers should report to the Starter's Lodge prior to their tee time.

If you believe you will be arriving late, please contact the Starter's Lodge on  01620 892666 as soon as possible. We will do everything we can to accommodate you subject to tee time availabilty.

Visitor Comments

We continuously strive to improve our visitor experience at The North Berwick West Links and value feedback from our visitors.

Visitors are welcome to play the course 6 days per week (ex. Saturdays)

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