Would usually be called a links course.
It is a golf links if the course is near the sea. Otherwise it is a golf course if further inland.
It's called golf course.
The links is simply a term referring to a type of golf course. A links golf course is one where the land that is golf course is on, is the land that 'links' the sea to the arable farming land.
a links golf course is one situated beside the sea
Golf is a sport that is played in a place called a golf course.
The oldest golf course in Australia is located in Moore Park in Sydney. The course was established in 1893 and is called the Royal Melbourne Golf Course.
This is not where golf was created, but St. Andrews Golf Links (Old) is considered the home of golf.