Castle Stuart has won a number of awards and is placed highly in golf course rankings around the world.

Castle Stuart Golf Links opened in 2009 and in the same year was ranked at 56 on Golf Magazine's “gold standard” list of the world’s Top 100 courses.

It has since regularly featured in ‘best of’ lists and, in 2017, was placed 9th in Golf World’s Top 10 courses in Scotland.

Castle Stuart has been awarded the GEO Certified® ecolabel, an international symbol of ‘great golf environments’, that recognises golf clubs that have met high standards for performance in nature conservation, water and energy efficiency, ethical and environmental supply chain, pollution control and community engagement.

The  four-time  Scottish  Open  venue  Castle  Stuart  Golf  Links  has  been  recognised  in  the  prestigious  Scottish  Golf  Tourism  Awards.  The  Moray  Firth  course  was  rewarded  for  offering  value  for  money  by  picking  up  the  award  in  the  best  value  (over  £100)  category.