The Machrie Hotel & Golf Links

The Machrie Hotel & Golf Links

With panoramic views to calm the soul and so much to explore from our doorstep The Machrie is nestled by the dunes of a pristine seven-mile beach on the stunning Scottish island of Islay. A modern, relaxed hotel with a world-renowned championship golf links.

The Machrie combines the very best of a traditional, historic links course from a previous age, with a modern links. The need for thought, imagination and creative shot-making has not changed throughout the years and carries as much of a premium over sheer power now as it did 130 years ago. 

The Machrie is a proper links, But one with an atmosphere and aura all of its own. The rich solitude of the place is a beautiful thing and just one more aspect of the overall course experience that will never change.

In addition to the championship links, there are multiple facilities to work on your game for all levels of player. The Wee Course, Hebrides Putting Green, Driving Range and short game facilities means there’s something for everyone.

Recognised in the ‘Top 50 golf courses in the UK & Ireland’, The Machrie is also ranked as one of the best ‘Golf Resorts in the World’ by Today’s Golfer in their ‘Golf World Top 100’ list.

The Machrie features 47 beautifully designed rooms, suites and lodges, some with stunning views across the links.

The 18 Bar & Restaurant has a south-west facing terrace affording stunning, sunset views over the Atlantic. The menu is locally sourced and celebrates the very best Scotland has to offer.

In homage to Islay’s nine whisky distilleries, The Machrie’s bar features an impressive collection of whiskies, as well as The Machrie’s own gin. The Snug, Stag Lounge and Courtyard Lounge offer a cosy place to relax whilst sipping on a favourite tipple in front of the log fires.

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