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The Machrie Hotel & Golf Links

Isle of Islay, Scotland, PA42, United Kingdom

Welcome to The Machrie

Nestled in the dunes of a pristine seven-mile beach on the stunning Hebridean island of Islay lies The Machrie, a modern, relaxed hotel with a world-renowned championship golf links, where the finest Scottish produce and warmest of welcomes await.

As well as being named in the UK’s Top 30 Hotels in the Condé Nast Traveller Reader’s Choice Awards 2022, The Machrie’s golf course is ranked 75th in the world in Golf World’s Top 100, and No 6 in Europe by Leading Courses.

With outstanding sea views and so much to explore from our doorstep, begin your Islay adventure at The Machrie.

“The Machrie is as close as Islay gets to Hebridean seventh heaven.” – Condé Nast Traveller 2023

Resort Distinctions

The Machrie is a renowned golf and luxury resort located on the island of Islay, which is part of Scotland. Here are some key details about The Machrie Resort:

  1. Location: The Machrie Resort is situated on the picturesque island of Islay, known for its stunning natural beauty, rich whisky heritage, and rugged coastline. It is one of the southernmost islands in the Inner Hebrides of Scotland.
  2. Golf Course: The Machrie boasts a world-class 18-hole championship golf course designed by renowned golf architect Willie Campbell. The course is known for its challenging layout, scenic views, and links-style design that makes use of the natural dunes and terrain of the island.
  3. Accommodations: The resort offers luxurious accommodations with options ranging from stylish rooms and suites to self-catering lodges. Many of the rooms provide beautiful views of the golf course and the surrounding landscape.
  4. Dining: Guests can enjoy a fine dining experience at The 18 Restaurant & Bar within the resort, which often features locally sourced ingredients, including seafood and traditional Scottish cuisine. Cozy settings across three lounges for a relaxing drink after a day on the golf course.
  5. Activities: In addition to golf, The Machrie offers various activities to make the most of your stay on Islay. These activities can include nature walks, trout & salmon fishing, deer stalking & woodcock shooting,  and clay pigeon shooting.
  6. Spa and Wellness: The resort includes a spa and wellness center where guests can unwind and rejuvenate with a range of treatments and therapies.
  7. Island Exploration: Islay itself is a destination known for its natural beauty, wildlife, and outdoor activities. Visitors can explore the 7 miles of Laggan Bay, go birdwatching, visit historic sites, and enjoy the island’s distinct culture and whisky heritage.
  8. Whisky Tasting: Islay is renowned for its whisky production, and guests at The Machrie have the opportunity to partake in whisky tastings and tours of nearby distilleries.

Overall, The Machrie Resort on Islay, Scotland, offers a blend of world-class golf, luxury accommodations, and the opportunity to explore the unique culture and natural beauty of this captivating island. It’s a destination that appeals to golf enthusiasts, nature lovers, and those seeking a tranquil escape in the Scottish countryside.

Amenities

Restaurant Restaurant
Spa Spa
Pet Friendly Pet Friendly
Fitness Center Fitness Center
Beach Beach
Golf Golf

Book via our Travel Concierge and Receive these Status Benefits

(Terms & Conditions Apply)

  • Welcome Dram of Whisky on Arrival
  • One Free Round of Golf on the Links at The Machrie
  • Complimentary Breakfast: Full For Two People, Full Scottish breakfast - Hot Items Cook to Order
  • Upon Availability Early Check-in & Late Check-out
  • Property will Offer Upgrade at time of check in (subject to availability)
  • Basic Wi-Fi Available
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The Machrie Hotel & Golf Links
Isle of Islay, Scotland, PA42, United Kingdom
  • Isle of Islay, Scotland, PA42, United Kingdom

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