Links for Bute, Scotland, and Golf in General
The Isle of Bute
An excellent site for full information about the Isle of Bute, extensive photo galleries, forums, e-postcards, noticeboard etc.
- Bute Gateway
A comprehensive collection of links to information about the Isle of Bute.
- Bute Golf Club
The smallest golf course—nine holes—on the island, but with the biggest
thrills, a real 'links' course.
- Bute House Hotel
Golfing holidays being organized for players to stay at the Bute House Hotel and play at the Port Bannatyne Golf Club.
- Bute Hotel
Dag and Olga Crawford run The Port Royal Hotel located at the waterfront, a haven for walkers, cyclists, fishermen, birdwatchers, yachtsmen, and nature lovers.
- Caledonian MacBrayne
The timetable for the ferry from Wemyss Bay to Rothesay, the main town on
the Isle of Bute.
Another general website with information about Bute.
- Port Bannatyne Marina
The Clyde's newest marina!
- Port Bannatyne Pétanque Club
The playing area opened on Saturday 17th May 2008 for the 1st Island Pétanque Club.
- Rothesay Golf Club
The Island's full sized, full-serviced 18 hole club with breath-taking views.
- Visit Bute
The official tourist website for Bute. A good source for information about accommodation, attractions and events.
Golf Scotland Information
- Tee Times Scotland
A Scottish golf vacation website for the independently minded traveller features information on over 470 Scottish golf courses and lets you plan and book tee times at all of them.
- Drumgolf, St. Andrews
Drumgolf is a golf tour company based in St Andrews that specialises in organising exclusive, tailor-made tours for golfing groups eager to sample Scotland's great golfing heritage.
- Scottish Golf
A site wholly dedicated to golf in Scotland. Information on players,
courses, tournaments and getting there.
- The Internet Guide to Scotland
A good source for tourist information and help.
'Gateway to Scotland' site features news, sports, events and more.
The ultimate online guide to the Highlands and Islands of Scotland.
Golf in Europe
- Golf Europe
Comprehensive golf site with details about golf clubs, history, tuition, golfer biographies, and more.
A helpful and informative database of Europe's golf clubs.
Golf Tours and Tournaments
- European PGA Tour
Official Site for the PGA European tour
- The Open Championship
Official site of golf's oldest and most prestigious tournament
- The Masters
Official site for Augusta National Golf Club and the Masters tournament
- Ryder Cup
Official site for the Ryder Cup
- US Open
Official site for the US Open, one of golf's four Majors
For the non-golfer
There's plenty to see and experience for the spouse or non-golfer in your party: ancient Celtic standing stones, an early eleventh-century castle, the ruins of a seventh-century church and monastery, and the award-winning attraction of Mount Stuart House, home of the Marquess of Bute. You can fish for trophy trout in several lochs, ride horseback through exceptional island scenery, sail on the Firth of Clyde, or relax on a cozy beach.
Kyles of Bute
Ettrick Bay Tearoom