Carnoustie Golf Links, Carnoustie, Angus, Scotland is located just a 45 minute drive north of St Andrews.
The Championship Course at Carnoustie Golf Links has hosted The Open Championship on seven occasions, most recently in 2007.
Carnoustie is considered by many to be the most challenging layout in the Open Rota due largely to its demanding finish: No. 16 – 248-yard par 3; No. 17 – 461-yard par 4; No. 18 – 499-yard par 4.
The course is consistently ranked among the Top 25 courses in the world.
Carnoustie Golf Links will host The Open in 2018.