Architect Pat Ruddy may be more renowned for his spectacular Irish links, but Druids Glen is proof that he knows what he’s doing inland too

Old Head Golf Links

In places, this unique track, mixing cliff-top with links, defies belief with its incredible setting and series of spectacular holes

Royal Porthcawl Golf Club

Perhaps the greatest strength of Wales’ finest links is that it has 18 fresh and different challenges that serve up splendid sea views at almost every turn

Castle Stuart Golf Links

The real beauty of the visually striking Castle Stuart is its clever design – generous off the tee before asking sterner questions of your approach play

The European Club

This modern-day links offers a superb golfing experience that mixes fun and challenge with more than a hint of quirkiness in places

Running through some of the finest dunes in England, this is the jewel in the crown of English golf; a perfect links that is guaranteed to please

This superb championship links is very distinctive and memorable, all the more so due to its heathland characteristics - a perfect blend of styles

West Lancashire Golf Club

They invariably enjoy the test, but few come away from this revered links in any doubt that every aspect of their game has been fully examined