The Edinburgh Festival Package
The Edinburgh Festival Package – Featuring The Edinburgh Military Tattoo
*please note Limited Spaces available so book soon, only available in August*
The Edinburgh Festival receives worldwide acclaim as the largest Festival if its kind.
Play Golf at the top golf courses in Scotland whilst staying at The Luxurious Dalmahoy Golf & Country Club minutes from Edinburgh City Centre enabling you to have easy access to the most famous arts and culture festival in the world.
On top of this, you will have the pleasure of joining Go Golf Scotland within the world famous Edinburgh Castle itself for a hospitality evening at the World famous Edinburgh Military Tattoo.
Edinburgh during the festival is quite possibly one of the greatest experiences you will ever have, with 100s of ‘free’ shows daily on the famous Royal Mile and over 2850 shows registered already for 2018.
From magicians to musicals, Classical music to comedians and Live shows to open mic – There is something for everyone.
The Edinburgh Festival Fringe is the world’s largest arts festival, which in 2017 spanned 25 days and featured 53,232 performances of 3,398 shows in 300 venues
A true lifetime experience and bucket list opportunity to sample Edinburgh’s finest festivals and the world class tattoo, all courtesy of Go Golf Scotland.
As part of the Edinburgh Festival Package – on top of your golf plans and courtesy of Go Golf Scotland – all your dining needs, your daily travel arrangements to and from the city – as well as your accommodation at the most difficult time of the year will be taken care off, making your overall trip to Scotland memorable.
A Day 1: Arrive into Scotland and be met by one of our team who will assist you with your luggage and take you to your transport where you will be transferred to the Dalmahoy Golf and Country Club – One of Edinburgh’s finest Hotel and Spa facilities – Perfectly positioned on the outskirts of Edinburgh, tucked away in the Scottish Countryside but only 15 mins from Scotland’s capital city centre. Play Dalmahoy West Course. A wonderful ‘shorter’ course within the Dalmahoy grounds. A course that requires your full attention on every shot. With blind holes , Water holes , Doglegs and double tier greens- This course will challenge golfers of all levels and ability. There is also some fantastic practice facilities on-site that allow you to hone every aspect of your game prior to tee off. With a 10 bay driving range , A short game area , Chipping facilities and a putting green or why not utilise our in-house golf pro and have some tuition – you have all you need to get your game into shape. You will have full access to the resort facilities and dinner will be arranged in the hotel restaurants.
Day 2: After breakfast, You will take a transfer to North Berwick where golf today will be played at The Glen – Scotland’s answer to the world famous Pebble Beach or Cypress Point – A course built on the edge of a cliff face with some stunning views views over the Firth of Forth and the famous Bass Rock. This course has several incredible holes like the outstanding 13th Hole ( Sea Hole ) where you play over the cliff face to the risk and reward drivable par 5 18th Hole. This course is definitely one of Scotland’s hidden gems. After golf you will use the changing and shower facilities to prepare for your evening in Scotland’s capital city. After Golf – Relax in the Hotel spa before being whisked into Edinburgh City Centre for dinner at one of Edinburgh’s Top Restaurants. After Dinner you will have the opportunity to spend the evening in Edinburgh taking in the Famous Edinburgh Festival. With Free live shows on the street, Live comedy shows and theatrical events taking in place in venues all across the city centre – The Edinburgh Festival is a lifetime experience.
Day 3: After breakfast you will take a break from golf and take in the wonderful sights of Edinburgh. We will transfer you into Scotland’s capital city and you will be free to roam the capital city and all it’s delights at your leisure – Taking in the Free Shows on the famous Royal Mile or alternatively booking in to one or two of the thousands of Live Shows across the city with something to suit everyone. You will have a day ticket to access a number of Edinburgh’s Tourist Attractions such as Edinburgh Dungeons, Edinburgh Ghost Tours and Edinburgh’s bespoke Open Top Bus tours – Taking in all the sights and main attractions the city has to offer.During the festival and Fringe period of August- The city is vibrant with millions of visitors of all cultures and nationalities creating an incredibly diverse atmosphere. Dinner will be arranged in one of Edinburgh Finest Restaurants .
Day 4: After breakfast, golf today will be played at Archerfield Links – Fidra Course – This course is a mixture fast running links and Pine trees and this course is like no other in the area. This course is highly ranked in the Top 100 Courses in Scotland with a view that in years to come – this could be the go-to course in Scotland’s golf coast. Dinner will be arranged in the Hotel.
Day 5: After a Scottish breakfast you will take the short walk to Dalmahoy East course within the hotel grounds. Previously known for holding the Senior Open and Open Qualifier events – This course poses a real test of your accuracy of the tee. With tree-lined fairways and undulating Greens, This delightful course will test every element of your game. You will then have the pleasure of spending the evening in the World Famous Edinburgh Castle where you will take an accompanied tour through the castle with one of our specialised tour guides who will talk you through Edinburgh Castle and all its wonderful history. As a special treat on your final evening in Scotland’s capital city – Dinner will be served within Edinburgh Castle itself, where you will sample some of Scotland’s finest cuisine, creating the perfect end to the perfect Scottish Golf Vacation. You will then be taken to the World Famous ‘ Edinburgh Military Tattoo’ within the Castle Grounds which will be a memory you will cherish forever before walking through the renowned ‘ Royal Mile’ and winding your way through old Edinburgh taking in the cities ancient history before being transferred back to the hotel.
After breakfast we will transfer you back to the airport in plenty of time for your flight back home and present you with a personalised gift compliments of Go-golf Scotland.
- Meet and greet on arrival at your Scottish Airport
- Transfers from and to Airport and to all courses that require transfer
- 5 Nights accommodation in the luxurious Dalmahoy Golf and Country Club.
- Full Scottish Breakfast each Morning
- 5 nights Evening meal package
- Entry into the Edinburgh Military Tattoo
- Entry into Edinburgh Castle
- Entry into Holyrood palace
- Access to the Edinburgh Festival areas
- 4 rounds of Golf – Dalmahoy East/ Dalmahoy West / The Glen and Archerfield Links
- Go Golf Scotland Gift on your departure from Scotland
- A dedicated Go Golf Scotland representative to co-ordinate your itinerary prior to arrival and available throughout your stay using our 24 hour contact telephone number