The Aviemore Spey Valley golf course is situated close to the old Dalfaber golf course, Aviemore. With a spectacular backdrop of the Cairngorm Mountains, and the relaxing sound of the flowing River Spey, the Spey Valley Highland course is a sure winner.
- Official Name: Spey Valley Championship Golf Course
- Year Opened; 2006
- Designer/Architect; Dave Thomas
- Style; Heathland
Yards Par SSS
Competition/Whites 7017 72 75
Men’s/Yellow 6653 72 73
Ladies/Red 5924 72 76
The Spey Valley Championship Golf Course is an 18-hole, par 72 course which meanders through ancient Caledonian pine forests and along the banks of the sparkling River Spey.
The 18-hole par 72 golf course is really 4 golf courses in one. Meandering through the trees along the banks of the sparkling River Spey, it covers 7,153 yards of heathland, woodland, links and inland terrain. The signature hole is the 5th, officially the longest hole in Scotland at 635 yards (par 5). Following the course, you’ll be treated to a walk amongst the wildlife, with sightings of deer, red squirrels and osprey a common occurrence.
The Spey Valley Golf Course construction was opened for play in 2006 and provides the most spectacular 360 views of the highland Mountains and Forests you could imagine! Some of our holes are famous for their outstanding natural beauty; our 5th hole boasts the longest hole in Scotland (at 635 yards) and our 6th spans a lake which has been adopted as a nesting site by a bird colony. When you reach the 12th at the start of the home stretch, Spey Valley opens up before you like a film set
Recently voted one of the best in Scotland by the Top 100 Golf Courses of the World. And also the most picturesque course in the U.K by the 59 Club
Spey Valley boasts some of the most breathtaking views in the world and course designer, Dave Thomas, refers to Spey Valley as the potential jewel in his crown.
After your round of golf head into Spey Valley Golf & Country Club, home to the Scottish Steak Club. With a wide range of lunch and dinner options and the best steaks in Spey Valley, you will not be disappointed.
Wondering where all this action is? Check our maps and directions page, this will tell you how to get to Aviemore and the new golf course from Glasgow, Inverness and Edinburgh.
Please note that Aviemoregolf.com and related website’s are not related to nor have direct business links with the Macdonald group, Spey Valley golf course or Macdonald hotels and resorts, we are simply a guide to this magnificent course. Visit Aviemore Highland Resort for accommodation and golf in Aviemore.
Now, use the links on the Left, once you are enticed enough to go play the course, click on the big link on the Right to go direct to the Spey Valley golf course’s website.