Par 71, 6,899 yards.
Green fee: £130 all week (£175 a day).
Tel: 01294 311649.
Laid out in a rough figure of eight, Western Gailes is hemmed in by the sea on one side and the ubiquitous railway line on the other. The club continues to evolve with work carried out on 31 bunkers in the past year to ensure this 1897 classic remains in the same echelon as Ayrshire’s superstar names.