From the 15th July 2018, Carnoustie will be the host of the prestigious 147th Open.For a course that will challenge the experienced professional golfers, Carnoustie is the ideal location thanks to it notoriously difficult set up complete with thick rough and problematic bunkers.
Carnoustie is certainly the perfect links course for the esteemed British Open. Not only is it one of the toughest golf courses in the world, but it is filled with history. In fact, golf has been played on this course since the 16th Century. Since then, its reputation has gone before it. With a requirement for perfect shots every single time, the narrow course needs tactics to make sure shots are not driven off-course by the typical Scottish winds.
Plan your visit to Carnoustie
The Open is a great day out for all of the family. Not only will spectators be able to watch the best professional golfers in the world, but the atmosphere and events alongside the golf all contribute to an unforgettable trip.
An ideal family event, children can attend The Open for free as the event hopes to inspire the next generation of golfers. Everyone can experience the thrill of watching the golfers compete, to become the Champion Golfer of the Year.
Pitlandie Wood Lodges is the ideal base for your visit to the British Open at Carnoustie. Being an hour’s drive away the Carnoustie Golf Links is very accessible. With plenty to see and do, your holiday will undoubtedly be a memorable one.