Discover Scrabo Golf Club, a true gem located at 233 Scrabo Road, Newtownards. This members club offers a unique and natural golfing experience on its scenic parkland course featuring 18 holes. Don't expect meticulously manicured fairways or overly-designed golf holes here; instead, Scrabo Golf Club takes pride in its raw beauty and the passion poured into its creation by dedicated members.
The course may not be the longest by today's standards, but it demands precision and accuracy in every shot, especially with the ever-present gorse posing a challenge. The unpredictable wind adds an extra layer of excitement and difficulty, making for a thrilling round of golf. However, amidst the challenges, players are rewarded with sensational tee shots and breathtaking views of Strangford Lough and Scotland.
The new clubhouse is strategically positioned to maximize these scenic vistas, providing a perfect spot to relax and enjoy post-round celebrations. The iconic Scrabo Tower stands tall by the 1st green, adding a touch of history and charm to the experience.
Founded in 1908, Scrabo Golf Club has a rich history and is a must-visit for any golfer considering courses around Belfast or Royal County Down. With a par of 71 and a length of 6270 yards from the White tees, the course offers a perfect balance of challenge and enjoyment.
The amenities at Scrabo Golf Club cater to all aspects of your golfing needs. Professional golfer Philip Cafolla ensures the pro shop is well-stocked with everything you need, from equipment to accessories. The clubhouse offers a welcoming bar and restaurant, making it an ideal venue for weddings, celebrations, and social gatherings.
At Scrabo Golf Club, it is not just about playing golf; it is about embracing the natural beauty of the course and enjoying the camaraderie of fellow members. So, add Scrabo to your itinerary and experience golf the way it was meant to be played.