Cavendish is recognised as one of the finest golf courses in Britain offering a great golfing experience.

Cavendish is thought by some to be Dr MacKenzie’s most accomplished work in the UK and quite possibly the best layout in the world under 6000 yards. It illustrates how skilfully and creatively he blended the layout of the golf course into the surrounding landscape.

Nothing jars the eye, nor distracts from the beauty of the natural setting. Those outstanding course design skills, which brought Alister MacKenzie international acclaim when he created the magnificent Augusta National course, in association with Bobby Jones, were developed and honed during his formative years in Great Britain. Cavendish exemplifies MacKenzie’s belief that “length has nothing to do with the quality of a hole” Read More

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Let it snow!

UFO taking off from the putting green towards the first fairway shows some of the conditions.
men with shovels on a golf course

Look who we found...

Look who we found on the course when the snow cleared! Definitely…
Dr MacKenzie

‘Twitter meets the Scotsman’ Sunday 15 February 2015

Richard Atherton (Director of the MacKenzie Society of Great Britain and Ireland) and recognised club expert, shares some fascinating stories about the great man, his works and how Cavendish Golf Club came into existence in 1925.

21/01/19 Course closed due to snow.