Welcome to The Machrie

Nestled in the dunes of a pristine seven-mile beach on the stunning Hebridean island of Islay lies The Machrie, a modern, relaxed hotel with a world-renowned championship golf links, where the finest Scottish produce and warmest of welcomes await.

As well as being named in the UK’s Top 30 Hotels in the Condé Nast Traveller Reader’s Choice Awards 2022, The Machrie is ranked as one of the best golf resorts in the world in Today’s Golfer Top 100 and is ranked No 6 in Europe by Leading Courses 2022.

With outstanding sea views and so much to explore from our doorstep, begin your Islay adventure at The Machrie.

As Featured In

Waitrose

The Hotel

The Machrie is the perfect base to explore from, rising grandly from the rugged sand dunes and surrounded by miles of pristine beaches”- Condé Nast Traveller

Find Out More

Scroll for more

The Golf

This place was made for gowf” – Willie Campbell, 1891

Find Out More

Scroll for more

The Island

Easy to get to, but can feel perfectly remote‘ – The Times

Find Out More

Scroll for more

The Evolution of the Links

How this iconic links has changed over the last 130 years into what we see today

Find Out More

Scroll for more

The Journey

Travelling to Islay is part of the unique Machrie experience

Find Out More

Scroll for more

The Location

Find out where The Machrie is – and how to get to Islay

Find Out More