1. Orkney Golf Club welcomes visiting golfers of all abilities.

The course is situated one mile from Kirkwall on the main road to Stromness and within walking distance from the town centre.

If you are arriving on a visiting cruise ship you can see the golf course from the dock, transport is readily available by taxi, enquire with your ship reception about transport.

There is not a booking system for tee times – it is an arrive-and-play course and tee times are usually available during the day, however if there are number in your party it would be best to contact us in advance by email so we can arrange a person to meet you and arrange your clubs or trolley hire if you require these. The email address is found on the “Contact” page.

On club competition days tee-times may be restricted, especially at the weekend, but there are usually some times available to play, for further information, check the fixture list or enquire by email when it will be possible to play.

In mid summer it is possible to play late into the evening and “Open Midnight Golf ” is a feature on the fixture card.

Orkney Golf Club is a non profit organisation run by the members.

The green fees should be paid in to the honesty box inside the clubhouse foyer.

Please keep your receipt, as green staff may request it.

Please do not play without first paying your fee.

All play should be from the Yellow Tee Markers ( Gents ) and Red Tee Markers  ( Ladies )

Sorry dogs are not allowed on the course.

The club relies on the honesty of visitors and locals to pay the set fees to maintain the course.

There are a number of Open Competitions during the season check the fixture calendar for details of these as the entry fee to the competition is usually less then a day rate. You will require to have a handicap to enter.

The 2019 fixture calendar is to be found under     “Members”     ..   “Fixture Calendar”.


Green fees    Pay before you play.


Day £25.00

Week £75.00

Fortnight £120.00


Junior (16 years and under)

Day £5.00

Week £10.00

Fortnight £15.00


Club and trolley hire

Hire clubs and trolleys can often be obtained on the day by contacting the green staff on 07538163346 during working hours  6.30 – 15.00   Monday -Friday   or   07788613584   or   07713401670  at other times during the day, you may also contact the club house, the number  is 01856872457  but please note the clubhouse is not always staffed.

The club has a selection of modern Wilson clubs for hire including Ladies and Left Handed   ……   £20.

Pull-trolleys are available to hire  …..   £5.

The club does not have electric trolleys or club carts for hire.

If you require a number of sets of clubs or trolleys it would be best to confirm availability in advance by email.


Other golf courses on the Orkney Islands include…

Stromness Golf Club … Course 18 Holes.

South Ronaldsay Golf Club  … Course 9 Holes, 18 Tees.

Westray Golf Club  … Course 9 Holes.

Sanday Golf Club  … Course 9 Holes.