St Andrews caddies are self-employed but have to be licensed by St Andrews Links in order to work with us. Many have worked here for years and their experience and knowledge is indispensable for all players.

Caddie charges are payable in cash to the caddie on  completion of the round. Caddie Gratuity: All gratuities are at the player's discretion and should be based on the level of service provided. As a general guide, gratuities start at £15. If using a professional caddie, he or she must be licensed by St Andrews Links.

  • Caddie: £45 + gratuity per bag 
  • Trainee Caddie: £25 + gratuity per bag 


Hire Clubs

Callaway Golf are an official partner of St Andrews Links and provide all golf hire equipment. Hire clubs include sets of the latest Big Bertha drivers and fairway woods, X HOT 2 irons and White Ice putters that come in a Callaway stand bag.

  • Men’s steel shafts in left or right handed, graphite only available in right handed
  • Ladies sets are graphite only in left or right handed
  • Clubs are £30 per round or £40 per day
  • Under 16's £15 per round £20 per day
  • Junior clubs are £5 per round or £7.50 per day
  • Shoe hire is £12.50 (includes a complimentary pair of socks)
  • Clubs can be collected from the relevant clubhouses