Ballyliffin was, until quite recently, something of a well-kept secret and is Ireland's most northerly links
If you're looking for a course which befits the hidden gem epithet, then look no further than the magnificent links of Enniscrone in Ireland.
This is a course that looks five times it's age and plays superbly
Thorpeness sits on a great spot of land just next to the seaside town of Aldeburgh
The Scottish Borders have long been a favourite destination among travelling golfers searching for a genuine golfing experience.
Less than an hour from the centre of London, nestled in the River Eden Valley, is Hever Golf Club
Nestling among 356 acres of picturesque Midland's countryside is The Warwickshire