Browsing Golf Industry NewsVIEW ALL

The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews reopened its historic Clubhouse

POSTED ON April 30, 2024 @ 2:20 pm

29 April 2024, St Andrews, Scotland: The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews today reopened its historic Clubhouse following completion of renovation work to extend the building and implement new and enhanced facilities.

The redevelopment of the Clubhouse is the largest undertaking in 100 years, with the last significant addition to the world-renowned building having taken place in 1924.

Credit: The Royal and Ancient Golf of St Andrews.

The improvements include new and extended locker room space to offer women’s facilities; a new heritage lounge displaying historic architectural plans of the Clubhouse; a new Members’ Shop; a refurbished Trophy Room displaying the Club’s trophies and medals; and a new golf concierge desk offering services to members.

Martin Slumbers, Secretary of The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews, said, “The Clubhouse renovation is the most significant enhancement that we have made to the building in 100 years and we are pleased to have made these improvements while retaining its special character and appearance.

Credit: The Royal and Ancient Golf of St Andrews.

“All members will now be able to enjoy the use of new and improved facilities which will enrich their experience of visiting and playing golf in St Andrews. Importantly, we are now able to cater to the increasing number of members who attend the Spring and Autumn meetings that we hold each year, as well as meeting the requirements of staging our professional and amateur championships here.

“We would like to thank the residents of St Andrews for their patience and understanding during the time it has taken to carry out and complete the renovation work.”

Comments are closed.


CLICK HERE TO Sign Up for the GIC Newsletter for all the latest Industry News.

Queenstown’s latest championship golf course starts site works

Site works have teed off for Queenstown’s latest championship golf course. The yet-to-be-named golf and residential resort — being developed by the...

Registration Open: GMA NZ Summit 2024 – Auckland

You are cordially invited to attend the 2024 GMA NZ Summit, a golf club leadership conference that will provide you with the opportunity to...

Have your say on the future of Moore Park Golf (Closes 10 April)

The public can now have a say on the future of Moore Park Golf following the New South Wales Government’s announcement that...

NZ: Quick preview of the new Sir Bob Charles Golf Centre

Heller Golf Ltd is currently developing the driving range at Clearwater to provide golfers of all levels access to high-quality coaching and...

International Turfgrass Research Initiative Launched to advance Worldwide Sustainability in Golf

20 May 2024, Stockholm, Sweden, St Andrews, Scotland and Liberty Corner, NJ, USA: The Scandinavian Turfgrass and Environment Research Foundation...

King Charles becomes patron of The R&A

The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews has announced that His Majesty, King Charles III has accepted...

Calver confirmed as General Manager at Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: Adam Calver has been confirmed as the new General Manager at Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club (KLGCC)....

Laguna Lang Co Enhances Status as one of Vietnam’s Most Sustainable Luxury Properties

Strong eco push earns retention of EarthCheck Gold Certification for 9th year running LANG CO, Vietnam (May 16, 2024)...

Professional Pickleball welcomes Adam Scott as Team Owner

SYDNEY, May 14, 2024 /PRNewswire/ — PPA Tour Australia (PPAA) and Major League Pickleball Australia (MLPA) is excited to announce the...

Golf Australia: TeeMates is celebrating its first birthday

TeeMates is celebrating its first birthday and what a year it has been for Australia’s newest virtual golf club for...