What is The Open?
The Open Championship is the oldest and most prestigious golf tournament in the world. As one of the four major male golf championships, in recent years, the Open has chronologically fell as the fourth and final major tournament of the year.
The Open’s origins hail from Scotland, having been founded in Prestwick, Ayrshire, where the competition originally took place. Now, the tournament venue rotates annually between a select group of coastal courses throughout the UK.
The name, The Open was granted in reference to the tournament’s nature that anyone could fight to compete, meaning an amateur could tee up beside the pros.
Where is The Open Championship in 2024?
For 2024, The Open will take place in the seaside town of Troon in Ayrshire. Hosting the tournament for the 10th time, Royal Troon Golf Club last welcomed golfing stars for this particular event in 2016.
What Date is the Open 2024?
The Open 2024 takes place from the 18th to the 21st of July 2024.
How to get tickets for the 2024 British Open?
For the most current information on official tickets and ticket packages you should check the official website of The Open and stay updated with any announcements they might make regarding ticket availability.
Travel from Dabton to Troon
In neighbouring counties, Dabton House and Royal Troon lie just short of 50 miles from one another. A pleasant drive of approximately an hour and a quarter, the scenic road along the A76 fills the majority of the journey with views of the Scottish countryside and small villages.
For those wanting to enjoy the scenic views of Dumfries and Galloway, as well as the Ayrshire coast from above – Troon is just a 25 minute helicopter ride away.
Troon Open 2024 Group Accommodation at Dabton House
Luxury accommodation awaits at Dabton House. The perfect base for your party during tournament season, the House features 11 ensuite bedrooms, sleeping up to 22 adults. With several lavish living spaces, spend evenings relaxing and socialising with good company after a busy day out at the Open.
Make your own meals or treat your party to sophisticated hospitality, with an on-site chef available on request.
In the golfing spirit, or fancy a few practice rounds on local golf courses before the main event? Thornhill Golf Club offers a scenic, 18-hole course less than two miles away from Dabton House. Additionally, the acclaimed course at Southerness Golf Club as well as many other great spots are available and in close proximity throughout Dumfries and Galloway.
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