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Visitors 

Duff House Royal Golf Club is located in Banff, only 45 minutes from Aberdeen and 2 hours from Inverness along the North East coastline. 

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Visitors are always made to feel extremely welcome at Duff House Royal Golf Club. Bookings for play should be made with the Club Secretary on 01261 812062 who will arrange and allocate Starting Times. If your booking is within 7 days, please contact the Club Professional on 01261 812075. All visitors should check-in at the Professional's shop before play.

 

Green Fees - 2009

Weekday
Round £30.00 - Day £40.00
Weekend Round £36.00 - Day £50.00
Member's Guest Day £9.00
Winter Fee 50% of above to 31st March 2009
Juniors 50% of the above rates

Reduced rates for certain visiting parties. Further information is available by 
contacting Duff House Royal Golf Club.

 

 

General Information

Visitors will be required to play from the Yellow Tee Markers at all times.

Pull trolleys - Available for hire - £2 per round or per day.

Electric trolleys - Available for hire - £8 per round; £12 per day.

Buggies - Available for hire - £20 per round; £40 per day. Please note buggies are only available for elderly / infirm players.

Slow Play - Visitors are expected to play without delay and so avoid the incidence of "Slow Play" on the course. They are also expected to observe course etiquette by raking bunkers, replacing divots, repairing spike and pitch marks on the greens.

Dress Code - As part of the informal club atmosphere, smart casual dress may be worn at all times. Jeans and trainers are allowed within the clubhouse area however are not allowed on the course.

Practice Area - Should you wish to warm up before your round we offer putting green, practice nets and a chipping area. These practice facilities are available for golfers only.

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(PICS: Taken from the DHR golf practice area)

 

Mobile Phones - To protect the peace and tranquillity of the Club, mobile phones may only be used in the car park and must be switched off at all other times.

Changing Facilities / Showers - Visitors are welcome to use the Duff House Royal shower and changing facilities. Lockers are also available on request for golfers staying in the area wishing to play multiple rounds.

 

 

Playing Times

Visitors are welcome to play the course 7 days a week with starting times available at 7 minute intervals as follows:

Monday to Friday

9.36am until 12.59pm

2.09pm until 4.57pm

6.35 until 8.00pm 

Subject to availability.


Saturday and Sunday 

10.32am until 12.24pm

2.58pm until 4.57pm

6.35 until 8.00pm 

Subject to availability.

Note: All PM times are available from April until September only.

 

 

Weather Feed

To access the latest weather report for the golf club and the surrounding area, click on the following link:

https://news.bbc.co.uk/weather/forecast/2597?area=AB45

 

 

Clubhouse

A full catering service is available in the Clubhouse, with bar snacks being served in the lounges. Lunches, high teas and evening meals are served in the dining room. Catering requirements. if any, should be indicated in advance of your visit. Live televised sports are shown in the clubhouse, such as Football, Golf and Motor Sports from and Sky Sports as well as terrestrial channels.

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Card of the Course

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Discounts

 

Duff House Royal Golf Club accepts the following discount vouchers:

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BUNKERED GREEN FEE SAVERS

MON / TUE / THURS / FRI

UP TO TWO ROUNDS OF GOLF ALLOWED

MUST TELEPHONE IN ADVANCE TO BOOK TEE TIME

MAXIMUM PLAYERS PER BOOKING: 4

MAXIMUM VISITS PER PLAYER: 2




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2 FORE 1

MON / TUE / THURS / FRI

UP TO TWO ROUNDS OF GOLF ALLOWED

MAXIMUM PLAYERS PER BOOKING: 4

MAXIMUM VISITS PER PLAYER: 2




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SGU CARD

GOLFERS PURCHASE CARD FROM SGU CENTRAL FOR £10

ALLOWS PLAYERS TO PLAY PARTICIPATING COURSES ONCE PER YEAR

PLAYERS GET 50% OFF GREEN FEES

MONDAYS AND THURSDAYS

NO CARD, NO DISCOUNT


Visitor Attractions:

Duff House, Banff

An 18th Century William Adam house filled with fine paintings, furniture, tapestries and artefacts drawn from the National Galleries of Scotland,The Erskine of Torrie Institute and several private lenders.
www.duffhouse.org.uk/

Macduff Marine Aquarium

Great marine aquarium where you can actually see the divers feeding the fish.
www.macduff-aquarium.org.uk/

Banff Museum

Displays of local history of Banff its silver, arms, armour, natural history and geology.
www.museumsgalleriesscotland.org.uk/member/

Fyvie Castle

Off A947,8m south-east of Turriff and 25m north of Aberdeen
www.fyviecastle.com/

Aden Country Park

Aden Country Park in Mintlaw is a must for visitors to the area. Set in the grounds of the ruined Aden Estate, it contains many features including a fully working farm as it was in years gone by. It has a visitors centre and heritage centre with theatre, cinema and restaurant. The beautiful walks round the estate can be enjoyed by young and old alike. There are also picnic areas and play areas.
www.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/countryparks/locat

Fordyce Joiner's Workshop Visitor Centre

Discover the importance of the rural carpenter to the local community in the days before mass produced goods, with displays of early tools and audio-visual presentation.
https://www.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/museums/visit/loca

Royal Tarlair Golf Club

The North East of Scotland is renowned for its rugged beauty and the course at Royal Tarlair is no exception. Situated in the town of Macduff, the course commands panoramic views of the coastline with the village of Pennan made famous by the film \"Local Hero\" only a few miles from the clubhouse.
www.royaltarlair.co.uk/

The Malt Whisky Trail

Follow the world-famous Malt Whisky Trail through Speyside to seven working distilleries, including a fascinating cooperage and a historic distillery.
www.maltwhiskytrail.com/

Aberdeen and Grampian Tourist Board

From vibrant modern city life and romantic hideaways, to tranquil country breaks and a host of adrenaline packed outdoor opportunities. Aberdeen\'s list is endless, the choice is yours.

Visit the Visit Scotland site to Discover more about the area.
www.aberdeen-grampian.com/

Aberdeenshire Council

The Aberdeenshire Council website for local information.
www.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/

Infomation for Our American Golfing Guests

Please click the following Link for more information:
www.theindependentgolfer.com/

Duff House Royal Golf Club, Barnyards, Banff, Scotland, AB45 3SX. Telephone +44 (0) 1261 812062.