Enjoy The Open Golf Championship on a Weekend Break, Short Break or Holiday

The Open Golf Championships Cottage Breaks

The Open Championship, known simply as The Open or the British Open, is the oldest of golfs major Championships and the only one held outside of the United States. In 2015 The Open golf Championship will be played at St Andrews Golf Club which is 1 hour north of Edinburgh in Scotland.

Held over 4 days, around the third Friday in July, it's played on a Scottish or English links course - consisting of coastal sand dunes and sometimes open parkland - that is sure to challenge the world's best golfers.

Whether a serious golfer or interested in a major British sporting event, with The Open taking place in Lancashire, England, there is no better time to visit the north west of England for a weekend break, short break or holiday so take a look at some great self catering cottages below. Find out more about the The Open Golf Championship below.

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Hedderwick House in Pittenweem, Fife, Central Scotland

Hedderwick House, Pittenweem

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Hedderwick House self catering accommodation in Pittenweem, Fife sleeps 6. This 3 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Garden Open Fire/woodburner . It also has Internet access. ... more about Hedderwick House


Sleeps 6 Garden Internet WIFI available Open fire or wood burner

Kirkside Cottage in Upper Largo, Fife, Central Scotland

Kirkside Cottage, Upper Largo

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Kirkside Cottage self catering accommodation in Upper Largo, Fife sleeps 4. This 2 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Garden Open Fire/woodburner . It also has Internet access. Kirkside Cottage does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. ... more about Kirkside Cottage


Sleeps 4 Pet friendly Garden Internet WIFI available Open fire or wood burner

Puffin Cottage in Crail, Fife, Central Scotland

Puffin Cottage, Crail

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Puffin Cottage self catering accommodation in Crail, Fife sleeps 5. This 2 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Garden . It also has Internet access. Puffin Cottage does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. ... more about Puffin Cottage


Sleeps 4 Pet friendly Garden Internet WIFI available

Harbourside Apartment in Anstruther, Fife, Central Scotland

Harbourside Apartment, Anstruther

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Harbourside Apartment self catering accommodation in Anstruther, Fife sleeps 6. This 3 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays . It also has Internet access. Harbourside Apartment does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. ... more about Harbourside Apartment


Sleeps 6 Pet friendly Internet WIFI available

Kingfisher Cottage in Anstruther, Fife, Central Scotland

Kingfisher Cottage, Anstruther

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Kingfisher Cottage self catering accommodation in Anstruther, Fife sleeps 4. This 2 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Garden Open Fire/woodburner . It also has Internet access. ... more about Kingfisher Cottage


Sleeps 4 Garden Internet WIFI available Open fire or wood burner

Balwearie Mill in Kinghorn, Fife, Central Scotland

Balwearie Mill, Kinghorn

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Balwearie Mill self catering accommodation in Kinghorn, Fife sleeps 10. This 4 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Garden . It also has Internet access. ... more about Balwearie Mill


Sleeps 10 or more Garden Internet WIFI available

Gifford Court in Crail, Fife, Central Scotland

Gifford Court, Crail

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Gifford Court self catering accommodation in Crail, Fife sleeps 6. This 3 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Garden . It also has Internet access. ... more about Gifford Court


Sleeps 6 Garden Internet WIFI available

The Corrie in Lower Largo, Fife, Central Scotland

The Corrie, Lower Largo

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The Corrie self catering accommodation in Lower Largo, Fife sleeps 6. This 3 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Garden . It also has Internet access. The Corrie does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. ... more about The Corrie


Sleeps 6 Pet friendly Garden Internet WIFI available

The Laigh in Kinghorn, Fife, Central Scotland

The Laigh, Kinghorn

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The Laigh self catering accommodation in Kinghorn, Fife sleeps 3. This 1 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Garden Open Fire/woodburner . The Laigh does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. ... more about The Laigh


Sleeps 2 Pet friendly Garden Open fire or wood burner

Sea Brae in Crail, Fife, Central Scotland

Sea Brae, Crail

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Sea Brae self catering accommodation in Crail, Fife sleeps 8. This 3 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Garden . It also has Internet access. Sea Brae does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. ... more about Sea Brae


Sleeps 8 Pet friendly Garden Internet WIFI available

 

 

The Open Golf Championship

With the famous Claret Jug (the Golf Champion Trophy), a Major title and prize money totalling £5 million, The Open attracts the very best of the world's golfers. These make up some 2/3 of the 156 golfers in the tournament with the rest having qualified through local or international qualifiers.

Royal Lytham & St Annes Golf Club in the northwest of England first hosted The Open in 1926 and has been on the course rotation since 1952. In returning to the course in 2012 the Championship was played twice consecutively in England for the first time in its history.

The 2015 Open will be held at St Andrews, Fife in Scotland.

The Championship takes place between the 12th July and 19th July in 2015 starting with practice rounds where you can see the top golfers fine tuning their games prior to the start of the competition on the Thursday. The early practice days offer some of the best opportunities to see the course and golfers before the biggest crowds arrive.

 

The Open Championship Tickets and Information

You can buy tickets for the 2015 Open Championship by calling 01334 460000, e-mail tickets@randa.org or online at https://tickets.randa.org/.

You can find out lots of other important information including spectator advice at the official The Open Championship website.

Finding Self Catering near The Open

The 2015 Open is at St Andrews in Fife, Scotland. Above you will find a selection of self catering cottages and apartments in Fife which provide a good base for a weekend break, short break or holiday within easy reach of the golf course. If these do not meet your needs, below we have provided some alternative searches

Guest Houses, B&B and Hotels near The Open

If you are looking for single night accommodation or something a little cheaper then it is worth taking a look at some of the B&B, guest house and hotel accommodation available near by:

 

Play on a Championship Golf Course

The UK and Ireland has a wonderful selection of golf courses including many Championship golf courses that allow guests to play. If you want to try your hand on a Championship Course then take a look at the links below:

 

Refine your cottage search

We have thousands cottages, apartments, lodges and bungalows listed which is a huge choice. So if that is feeling a little overwhelming, why not narrow down your search by county using the menu at the top of the page or use our Advanced Cottage and Self Catering Search to select specific accommodation features.

 

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