Golf in England

England is home to a large amount of the best golf courses to ever be built. With a rather wide variety of layouts including many parkland and heathland offerings, links golf still comes out on top.

However, there are still many great inland courses well worth the visit. England's top 5 courses according to England's top 100 courses are Royal St George's, Sunningdale's Old course, Royal Birkdale, Sunningdale's New course and Royal Lytham & St Annes.

England has 12 courses in the world's top 100 and Royal St George's is ranked 23rd in the world.

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Aldwark Manor Golf and Spa Hotel

United Kingdom England Yorkshire

For the perfect blend of traditional features, classic accommodation and unbeatable service, the Aldwark Manor Golf and Spa Hotel is the ideal setting for a break in North Yorkshire.

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Barnham Broom Golf Hotel and Spa

United Kingdom England Norfolk

Barnham Broom offers a warm welcome to all guests with its exceptional 4-star experience and first class facilities and amenities. 

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Bicester Hotel, Golf and Spa

United Kingdom England Oxfordshire

Set in 134 acres of stunning Oxfordshire countryside, Bicester Hotel Golf and Spa is a 4-star British independently owned venue with many beautiful features, with convenient transport links such access to the M40 and two local train stations with direct links to Oxford and London makes it the ide

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Crowne Plaza Resort Five Lakes

United Kingdom England Essex

The Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester – Five Lakes is nestled in the middle of 320 acres of impressive parkland, making it one of the best hotels in Essex, UK.

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Dale Hill Hotel and Golf Club

United Kingdom England Sussex

Dale Hill Hotel has a lot more to offer than just two challenging and different golf courses as you will soon discover, it has all the first-class facilities that you would expect of an AA four-star rated hotel and a few more besides.

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Dartmouth Hotel, Golf & Spa

United Kingdom England Devon

When you’re visiting South Devon, there’s no better place to relax and indulge than the stunning three-star Best Western The Dartmouth Hotel, Golf and Spa.

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De Vere Selsdon Estate

United Kingdom England Surrey

Surrounded by 200 acres of grounds, the hotel offers superb space with its large outdoor areas, and sculptured high-ceiling rooms for a range of events including meetings, training and weddings. 

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De Vere Wokefield Estate

United Kingdom England Berkshire

Now De Vere Wokefield Estate, the hotel has been completely transformed following a £20 million restoration throughout whether you choose to stay at Wokefield Place, Wellington Lodge or the estate's historic Mansion House.

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Donnington Valley Hotel and Spa

United Kingdom England Berkshire

Donnington Valley Hotel & Spa is a privately owned hotel, spa and golf club and is surrounded by stunning parkland. 

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Dunston Hall

United Kingdom England Norfolk

Experience four-star luxury in the heart of Norwich at the Elizabethan-style Dunston Hall. 

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East Sussex National Hotel

United Kingdom England Sussex

East Sussex Hotels don’t come any better! Set in 1100 acres of English countryside, the resort offers a perfect retreat for both business and leisure guests.

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Hallmark Hotel Cambridge

United Kingdom England Cambridgeshire

Hallmark Hotel Cambridge has ample parking, a beautiful golf course, 136 comfy bedrooms, flexible meeting rooms and a lovely leisure club – the hotel has absolutely everything you need for a successful business trip or relaxing short break in Cambridge.

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Hilton at the Ageas Bowl

United Kingdom England Hampshire

Boasting stunning design and countryside views, Hilton at the Ageas Bowl is part of the Ageas Bowl resort, the home of Hampshire Cricket. 

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Horsley Lodge

United Kingdom England Derbyshire

Situated in a picturesque Derbyshire valley, this charming country house hotel has beautiful views and a high-quality golf course. 

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Marriott Breadsall Priory

United Kingdom England Derbyshire

 The hotel is impeccably located on 300 acres of lush, gorgeously landscaped grounds in the spectacular Derbyshire countryside, only moments away from some of England's most noteworthy attractions.

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Marriott Forest Of Arden

United Kingdom England West Midlands county

Enjoy a seamless blend of sophistication and convenience at Forest of Arden Marriott Hotel & Country Club.

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Marriott Hanbury Manor

United Kingdom England Hertfordshire

Experience a relaxing country retreat at Hanbury Manor Marriott Hotel & Country Club. 

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Marriott Lingfield Park Hotel & Country Club

United Kingdom England Surrey

Surrounded by the breathtaking Surrey countryside, Lingfield Park Marriott Hotel & Country Club is a welcoming destination for business and leisure.

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Marriott Sprowston Manor

United Kingdom England Norfolk

Recently a Marriott hotel, Sprowston Manor Hotel and Country Club welcomes you to Norwich, with an idyllic countryside location, luxury accommodation and a host of first-rate amenities, providing a stylish backdrop for your visit.

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Marriott Tudor Park

United Kingdom England Kent

Discover an elegant oasis in the "Garden of England" at Tudor Park Marriott Hotel & Country Club. 

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Meon Valley Hotel & Country Club

United Kingdom England Hampshire

Meon Valley Hotel and Country Club greets visitors with exceptional luxury and impeccable service.

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Old Thorns Manor Hotel

United Kingdom England Hampshire

Set in 400 acres of picturesque countryside, Old Thorns has a unique way of doing just about everything.

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Sandford Springs Hotel & Golf Club

United Kingdom England Hampshire

Set among the beautiful rolling hills of Watership Down in Hampshire, with spectacular panoramic views of the surrounding countryside, Sandford Springs is a visual and golfing delight to savour.

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St Mellion International Resort

United Kingdom England Devon

Enjoy the best of Cornish hospitality at the plush St Mellion International Resort, a unique blend of contemporary style and unique 4-star facilities including an AA luxury hotel, leisure centre, Elemis day spa, tennis courts, a European Tour golf course, a brasserie and an award-winning, 2AA ros

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Stoke Park Hotel & Country Club

United Kingdom England Buckinghamshire

Founded in 1908, Stoke Park is the perfect place to enjoy life in a five star and friendly atmosphere.

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The Belfry Hotel & Resort

United Kingdom England West Midlands county

Settle in and experience the world-class luxury of the award-winning Belfry Hotel & Resort, from the iconic greens to the sumptuous bedrooms. 

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The Grove

United Kingdom England Hertfordshire

 The Grove is a stunning five-star hotel situated in 300 acres of stunning Hertfordshire countryside, only 18 miles from central London.

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The Nottinghamshire Golf Hotel

United Kingdom England Nottinghamshire

Featuring free WiFi, a restaurant and a terrace, The Residence at The Nottinghamshire offers hotel in Nottingham.

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The Oxfordshire Golf Hotel

United Kingdom England Oxfordshire

Situated in the heart of the Chilterns, a few minutes drive from the market town of Thame.

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Thorpeness Golf Club & Hotel

United Kingdom England Suffolk

Situated on the sunny Suffolk Heritage Coast within walking distance to the sea, Thorpeness offers modern rooms with comfy beds and breakfast, free parking and wifi.

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Ufford Park Woodbridge Hotel, Golf & Spa

United Kingdom England Suffolk

elax in style in the heart of Suffolk’s most beautiful, peaceful countryside: come to Ufford Park Woodbridge, Hotel, Golf & Spa – to stay or simply to enjoy our bars, restaurant and many other facilities. 

Aldeburgh Golf Club

England Suffolk

Aldeburgh Golf Club has two courses, the 18 hole Championship Course and the River Course, a delightful 9 holes more suitable for beginners and high handicap golfers.

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Aldwark Manor Golf

England Yorkshire

Aldwark Manor Golf Course is a 6187 yard par-72 test of skill and accuracy. It's an easy walking parkland layout split by the meandering River Ure which is crossed by a footbridge.

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Alwoodley Golf Club

England Yorkshire

This famed architect left a legacy of classic courses around the world – among them Augusta National, Cypress Point and Royal Melbourne. 

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Ashridge Golf Club

England Hertfordshire

Ashridge Golf Club has long been associated with warm hospitality and the very best in golfing traditions. The Club was officially opened in 1932 and has regularly featured in the top 100 golf courses in the UK and was selected by the R&A to host an 'Open Championship' Regional Qualifying Com.

Barnham Broom Golf

England Norfolk

Barnham Broom is home to two uniquely different golf courses with extensive practise facilities and first-class tuition. Considered one of the finest golf clubs in Norfolk, the courses provide golfers of all abilities with an exciting challenge.

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Bicester Golf Club

England Oxfordshire

Set in 134 acres of land with spectacular views, Bicester Golf Club (formerly Chesterton Golf Club) has a testing 6255 yard, par 71, 18 hole course. It boasts 11 lakes, strategically placed bunkers and undulating greens which prove a challenge to every player. 

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Boundary Lakes Course

England Hampshire

The par 69 parkland course, set against the iconic background of Hampshire Cricket's home, is complete with USGA standard greens and eye-catching, shimmering lakes and is sure to provide a stern test for both high and low handicappers.

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Breadsall Priory Country Club

England Derbyshire

Standing in over 400 acres of parkland, near the Peak District National Park, Breadsall Priory, A Marriott Hotel & Country Club offers contrasting 36 holes of golf in beautiful surroundings.

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Broadstone Golf Course

England Dorset

Set in the glorious Dorset countryside, Broadstone is one of the finest examples of an unspoilt heathland golf course in the South of England, and deservedly sits in the Top 200 golf courses in the UK..

Chelmsford Golf Club

England Essex

Chelmsford Golf Club is one of the oldest traditional, private members' clubs in the county having celebrated our club centenary in 1993. 

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Chesterfield Golf Club

England Derbyshire

The Chesterfield Golf Club (also known locally as Walton golf club), is a beautiful, well established and wonderfully maintained parkland course set amidst stunning views in North East Derbyshire. You can be assured of a wonderful welcome in our very attractive clubhouse bar, lounge and restauran.

Colchester Golf Club

England Essex

Colchester Golf Club has been voted the No.1 course in North Essex.

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Copt Heath Golf Club

England West Midlands county

Copt Heath represents an enjoyable and challenging test for golfers of every level, requiring strategic thinking as well as some power and finesse.

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Dale Hill Golf Club

England Sussex

The Ian Woosnam designed course and The Old Course; both are uniquely positioned in over 350 acres of undulating hills and historic woodland with stunning panoramic views. 

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Dartmouth Golf & Country Club

England Devon

The 7,200 yard, par 72 Championship Golf Course, which has hosted the West Region PGA Championships on no less than 6 occasions, has been designed to challenge the most proficient golfer, with the strategic positioning of tees, meandering streams, 12 water features and undulating greens providing.

Donnington Valley Golf Club

England Berkshire

An 18 hole course set in beautiful rolling countryside with a challenging 6296 yards, 18 hole, par 71 from the back tees.

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Dorset Golf and Country Club

England Dorset

The Dorset Golf & Country Club hosts 27 holes of the most challenging golf in Dorset and is recognised as one of the golfing gems of the South of England..

Dunston Hall Golf

England Norfolk

The par 71, 6,275 yard Dunston Hall golf course runs around the Elizabethan Mansion, the hotel at the centre of this large estate..

East Sussex National Golf Club

England Sussex

The East Sussex National Golf Club is home to The East and West golf courses, both championship standard courses that will provide a great test of golf to any golfer.

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Ferndown Golf Club

England Dorset

Ferndown Golf Club is located in beautiful countryside, just a couple of miles north of the seaside town of Bournemouth..

Five Lakes Essex Golf

England Essex

Crowne Plaza Resort at Five Lakes is home to two of the best golf courses in Essex. 

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Forest of Arden Golf

England West Midlands county

The Forest of Arden, A Marriott Hotel & Country Club, is one of Britain’s top golf resorts and its magnificent Arden Course is renowned around the world as one of the European Tour’s leading venues.

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Frilford Heath Golf Club

England Oxfordshire

Frilford Heath Golf Club is located to the South of Oxford on 500 acres of glorious undulating Heathland and is one of the best venues in the south of England; rarely can a golf club offer three championship golf courses (Red, Green and Blue) that allow the opportunity to revel in their classical.

Ganton Golf Club

England Yorkshire

Ganton, in the Vale of Pickering between York and Scarborough, ranks among the very best of Britain's inland courses.

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Gog Magog Golf Club

England Cambridgeshire

Built on free draining chalk downland and situated just 3 miles south east of the historic centre of Cambridge, the Gog Magog Golf Club has two excellent and very different courses.

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Hanbury Manor Country Club

England Hertfordshire

The prestigious golf course was the first to be designed by Jack Nicklaus II and still incorporates features from an earlier 9-hole course designed by the great Harry Vardon.

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Horsley Lodge Golf Club

England Derbyshire

Horsley Lodge Golf Course was inspired by the late Bill White, who suggested to the owner of the land, John Salt, that he should build a golf course here in 1988. 

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Huntercombe Golf Club

England Oxfordshire

Huntercombe is one of the finest inland courses in England, Huntercombe was the only course owned by Willie Park Jnr and unencumbered by the demands of others, he packed the course with unique design features that provide a memorable test of golf

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Isle of Purbeck Golf

England Dorset

The Isle of Purbeck Golf Course is an international standard golf club on the Isle of Purbecks close to Swanage in Dorset..

Kedleston Park Golf Club

England Derbyshire

Kedleston Park is a beautiful, mature parkland course set in peaceful countryside within the grounds of the magnificent Kedleston Hall, a grand 18th century stately home just a few miles northwest of Derby city centre.

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Knole Park Golf Club

England Kent

Unique amongst golf courses in the United Kingdom, Knole Park Golf Club is located within 1000 acres of outstanding parkland, home to the finest deer herd in the South East. 

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Lingfield Park Country Club

England Surrey

Established in 1987 Marriott Lingfield Park Golf Park is set amongst 200 acres of breathtaking Surrey Parkland at Lingfield Park Racecourse.

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Links Golf Club, Newmarket

England Cambridgeshire

Links Golf Club, Newmarket is one of the most renowned golf courses in the area and the venue of choice for many County and Regional events..

Meon Valley Country Club

England Hampshire

Meon Valley Hotel and Country Club is Hampshire’s only European PGA Tour destination.

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Moor Allerton Golf Club

England Yorkshire

Over a number of years, Ryder Cup player Howard Clark was attached to Moor Allerton Golf Club as playing professional. Peter Alliss, who was the Head Professional in the early 70’s, reckons that ‘Moor Allerton Golf Club is a golfing experience larger than life’.

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Moor Park Golf Club

England Hertfordshire

When you arrive at Moor Park Golf Club, you will find a stunning 17th Century Mansion building and a thriving Members’ Club with lots to enjoy.

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Moortown Golf Club

England Yorkshire

Founded in 1909, Moortown was designed by the World famous golf course architect Dr Alister MacKenzie, who also designed Augusta National, Cypress Point, Royal Melbourne and many other championship courses throughout the world.

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Notts Golf Club

England Nottinghamshire

The course is situated in a natural valley within Kirkby Forest that utilises the naturally undulating terrain to the full. Some fairways sweep through wooded hillsides and others run through heather, fern and gorse clad valleys. 

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Old Thorns

England Hampshire

Old Thorns has established itself as one of the leading golf resorts in the south of England..

Orsett Golf Club

England Essex

Orsett Golf Club was founded in 1899, celebrating its Centenary in 1999, The intervening 100 years has seen many changes to both the course and the club house, Orsett Golf Club Ltd is a private members club and is limited by guarantee, The key being that the members own the club and have input in.

Royal Ashdown Forest Golf Club

England Sussex

Founded in 1888, Royal Ashdown Forest Golf Club is a traditional members’ golf club set in the heart of the Ashdown Forest. 

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Royal North Devon Golf Club

England Devon

Royal North Devon at Westward Ho! can rightly claim to be the cradle of English Golf. Founded in 1864, it is the oldest golf course in the country and is regarded as the St Andrews of the South. 

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Royal St. George's Golf Club

England Kent

The club has a distinguished golfing history and is proud to have hosted amateur and professional tournaments since the 1880's.

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Royal West Norfolk Golf Club

England Norfolk

Royal West Norfolk Golf Club (Brancaster) is an outstanding links course set on the North Norfolk coast. With the North Sea on one side and the saltmarsh on the other it has a wonderfully atmospheric setting, and is ranked 17th in England and 44th in the UK by top100golfcourses.com.

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Sandford Springs Golf Club

England Hampshire

Set between Newbury and Basingstoke amongst the rolling hills of Berkshire and Hampshire, Sandford Springs boasts a trio of challenging nine hole golf courses, a welcoming clubhouse with extensive facilities, a Sandford Springs Golf Academy and a well-stocked golf shop with custom fitting service.

Saunton Golf Course

England Devon

Framed by magnificent sand hills, Saunton Golf Club (East and West Courses) are classic links and one where the character of the terrain and the vagaries of a near ever-present wind combine to create a wonderfully absorbing challenge..

Selsdon Estate Golf Club

England Surrey

Cut from the thick forest that dominated the hotel’s 200 acres at the time, this challenging 18-hole par 73 golf course takes around four-and-a-half hours to complete if walking. In addition to the nine par 4 holes, there are five par 5 holes, four of which measure over 500 yards

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Sherwood Forest Golf Club

England Nottinghamshire

You will find the club in the East Midlands to the east of Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, UK, Sherwood Forest Golf Club is a long established heathland course alongside the pines, silver birch and oak trees of Clipstone Woods within the legendary Sherwood Forest.

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Sprowston Manor Golf Club

England Norfolk

Come and tee-off in style at Sprowston Manor Golf Club. Designed by architect Ross McMurray, the course features a challenging, innovative layout and mesmerising views of the Norwich countryside.

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St George's Hill Golf Club

England Surrey

Regarded by many as Harry Colt’s crowning glory, St George’s Hill Golf Club has been one of England’s most revered Clubs since 1913. Situated in the heart of Surrey’s heathland, the Club sits within an exclusive private estate, creating an idyllic ambience and sense of wonderment. 

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St Mellion Golf Club

England Devon

Celebrating it's 30th Anniversary in 2018 the Nicklaus Signature Golf Course opened for play in 1988 and is amongst the finest golf courses in Europe and certainly one of the most famous.

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Stoke Park Country Club

England Buckinghamshire

Encircling the Club's 300 acre Buckinghamshire parkland estate, the famous 27 hole Championship golf course, is undisputedly one of the finest parkland courses in the country.

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Sunningdale Golf Club

England Surrey

During 1899 two brothers, T.A. and G.A. Roberts built a house in Sunningdale called “Ridgemount”. In one direction it faced what is now Sunningdale Ladies Golf Club and in the other the present entrance to the Club. The house on which it was constructed belonged to St. John’s College, Cambridge, .

The Belfry Golf

England West Midlands county

The Belfry is synonymous with golf and has hosted more Ryder Cup tournaments than any other venue in the world. 

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The Berkshire Golf Club

England Berkshire

Founded in 1928, The Berkshire Golf Club is home to two Herbert Fowler designed courses, both of which are widely regarded as amongst the best in the British Isles. 

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The Cambridgeshire Golf Course

England Cambridgeshire

The 6,750, 18-hole, par 72 golf course is a wonderful challenge and also a beautiful environment in which to relax and enjoy your game. 

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The Grove Golf

England Hertfordshire

The Grove, home to one of the UK’s most prestigious golf courses, has welcomed many greats of the game, having staged a World Golf Championship event, won by Tiger Woods in 2006, as well as hosting the British Masters in 2016.

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The Nottinghamshire Golf and Country Club

England Nottinghamshire

As Nottingham’s only 36 hole golf complex, The Nottinghamshire Golf and Country Club is easily accessible and lies only six miles from Nottingham city centre.

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The Oxfordshire Golf Club

England Oxfordshire

World renowned course architect Rees Jones designed The Oxfordshire's Championship golf course, which was his first in the UK He gave the course 135 bunkers and 4 unmissable lakes.

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Thorndon Park Golf Club

England Essex

Harry Shapland Colt was presented with an almost ideal site for a golf architect in 1919 when he agreed to design the Thorndon Park course: mature parkland with smooth slopes, hundreds of specimen trees, springy turf, quick-draining soil, gently undulating land and a five-acre lake linked by a st.

Thorpeness Golf Club

England Suffolk

To this day, James Braid’s Thorpeness is regarded as one of the finest coastal heathland golf courses in Britain, and one of the best golf courses in Suffolk. Golfers play a course winding through heather, gorse, pine and silver birch trees, hit from firm quick drying soil with rare birdsong in t.

Tudor Park Country Club

England Kent

Nestling in a 200-acre ancestral deer park, deep in the Garden of England, Tudor Park, A Marriott Hotel & Country Club, offers tranquillity and invigoration in equal measure.

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Ufford Park Woodbridge Golf

England Suffolk

Spread across 120 acres of undulating parkland, the 18-hole, par 71 award-winning course is perfect for all intermediate and experienced players – and everyone in between.

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West Sussex Golf Club

England Sussex

It is the variety, charm and challenge of individual holes that sets it apart, something rarely achieved, West Sussex’s strength is there are no weaknesses.

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Woburn Golf Club

England Buckinghamshire

Woburn Abbey and the surrounding Estate provide a stunning backdrop and historical setting for Woburn Golf Club. Whilst the Club is quiet and secluded, it is centrally located just 10 minutes from Junction 13 off the M1, 15 minutes from Central Milton Keynes and just over an hour from London, Bir.

Wokefield Estate Golf Club

England Berkshire

De Vere Wokefield Estate is home to Wokefield Estate Golf Club: a 6,996-yard, par 72 championship course that is designed to US PGA standards and one of the leading golf clubs in Reading.

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