PAR 72, 6,044 YARDS
DESIGNER: John Allan/Charlie Hunter
GREEN FEES: £55 weekdays, £60 weekends
TEL: 01292 477608
Inevitably St Nicholas is overshadowed by the legendary Open host in the town, but this is a wonderful, traditional links too – expect sandy, free draining soil, gorse, deep bunkers and a bit of breeze. The 16th is highly regarded, a 379-yard two-shotter which is as scenic as it strategic.