The answer is "no" but there are many reasons why you may want to work with one and here's why:
With our knowledge base we know the differing course availabilities as some courses may not allow visitors on certain days and this can make things slightly complicated;
Local knowledge relating to travel and service issues;
Knowledge of local heritage, dining and whisky will enhance any golf tour of Scotland and Ireland;
We have developed strong working relationships with our golf course and accommodation providers and this proves to be helpful on many occassions!
Yes, we normally use FedEx or UPS for this service. Most airlines are able to accomodate Golf Bags as baggage for a small fee, please contact your carrier for more information.
Yes, there are cash machines in most towns and villages, but you should operate a card and pin option and inform your bank of your travel details.
Very easily and we can advise on the best way to do this.
Yes. Costs vary and you should arrange this with us well in advance.
Yes, most accommodation will offer wifi although some will charge extra for this.
Yes for some courses there are restrictions for some clubhouses and areas within clubhouses and we can assist you with this.
Yes, we can arrange a vehicle for you with a GPS if you should request one. We will also provide you with detailed map instructions prior to arrival.
Yes, subject to availability. This often happens on the golf vacations and it can actually be great value for money.
Caddies are common and available with prior booking. Forecaddies are becoming more popular on the busier golf courses.
Only on selected golf courses and only with advanced booking. Please note that some golf courses only allow golf carts for those who have a medical condition which requires use of one. This will require a medical certificate and cost of a caddie to drive the cart.
Some courses will require a handicap most notably the St Andrews Old Course and we will advise you about this when planning your intinerary.
For some courses this is a mandatory requirement. As a precaution we advise all golfers to bring a handicap certificate.