COTSWOLD GOLF BREAKS
The perfect combination - in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty - complemented by access to world famous towns and cities, places of beauty and history, scenery that is quintessentially English and accommodation in hotels of character and quality.
Below is a list of golf courses in the Cotswolds ranging from private to public courses, 9 to 18 holes.
It has been compiled using information supplied by the establishments. Visitors are therefore advised to confirm details, check course opening times and green fees by telephoning the club/course in advance of your visit.
BRAILES GOLF CLUB
Sutton Lane, Lower Brailes, Nr. Banbury OX15 5BB
B4035 between Shipston and Banbury
- Telephone: +44 (0) 1608 685 633
- Website: www.brailesgolfclub.co.uk
18 hole. Visitors welcome at all times. Delightful rural location with Sutton Brook featuring on 5 holes. A relaxed but challenging course with a welcoming clubhouse. Ring for a tee time.
BRICKHAMPTON COURT GOLF CLUB
Cheltenham Road, Churchdown GL12 9QF
- Telephone: +44 (0) 1452 859 444
- Fax: +44 (0) 1452 859 333
- Website: www.brickhampton.co.uk
‘Spa Course’ 18 hole, par 71 parkland course featuring lakes, streams and white sand bunkers. ‘Glevum Course’ 9 hole par 31 intermediate course. 28 bay floodlit, covered Driving range and Golf School. Professional tuition available. Clubhouse, restaurant and bar. Two golf shops. Flexible conference facility. Visitors and societies welcome – advance booking recommended.
BROADWAY GOLF CLUB
Willersey Hill, Broadway WR12 7LG
- Telephone: +44 (0) 1386 853 683
- Fax: +44 (0) 1386 858 643
- Website: www.broadwaygolfclub.co.uk
Uniquely located on a Cotswold escarpment with exceptional views over the Vale of Evesham, this link style golf course provides a challenge for golfers of all abilities. It offers holes that with their natural and artificial hazards require drives that are skilfully placed, approaches carefully judged and the greens expertly read. Visitors are welcome and societies by prior arrangement. The excellent renowned catering and bar facilities will enhance the golfing experience. Buggies, club hire and driving range available.
Handicap requirements: Certificate required.
18 hole Par 72
BROOME MANOR GOLF COMPLEX
Pipers Way, Swindon SN3 1RG
- Telephone: +44 (0) 1793 495 761
- Fax: +44 (0) 1793 433 255
- Website: www.swindon.gov.uk/golf
18 hole parkland course with water hazards. 9 hole course. Floodlit driving range. Bar and restaurant. Tuition available. Visitors welcome at all times.
BURFORD GOLF CLUB
Burford, OX18 4JG
- Telephone: +44 (0) 1993 822 583
- Tuition: +44 (0) 1993 822 344
- Email: email@example.com
- Website: www.burfordgolfclub.co.uk
18 hole flat, parkland course. Bar and Restaurant. Visitors welcome by appointment, please ring for availability. Handicap certificate required. Tuition available.
CHIPPING NORTON GOLF CLUB
Southcombe, Chipping Norton OX7 5QH
- Telephone: +44 (0) 1608 642 383
- Website: www.chippingnortongolfclub.com
18 hole dry downland course. Bar and restaurant. Visitors welcome on weekdays. Tuition available.
CIRENCESTER GOLF CLUB
Cheltenham Road, Cirencester GL7 7BH
- Telephone: +44 (0) 1285 652 465
- Tuition: +44 (0) 1285 656 124
- Fax: +44 (0) 1285 650 665
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Website: www.cirencestergolfclub.co.uk
Situated in the heart of the Cotswolds, Cirencester Golf Club offers a traditional, welcoming atmosphere. The historic James Braid course dates from 1910, with undulating terrain offering a picturesque panorama over the surrounding countryside. Built on free-draining limestone, the course remains playable all year round. A six-hole academy course, covered driving range and pro shop complete the golfing facilities, and buggies are available. Bar snacks and excellent home-cooked meals can be enjoyed in the comfortable clubhouse.
Handicap requirements: None; dress code applies.
18 holes Par 70/72
CLEEVE HILL GOLF CLUB
Nr. Cheltenham GL52 3PW
- Club House: +44 (0) 1242 672 025
- Pro shop/tee times: +44 (0)1242 672 592
Enjoy the warm friendly atmosphere of our municipal Golf course, bar and restaurant. We offer an 18 hole course with spectacular views, professional golf tuition, golf societies, skittle alley hire and private functions. Please contact for further information.
COTSWOLD HILLS GOLF CLUB
Ullenwood, Nr. Cheltenham GL53 9QT
- Telephone: +44 (0) 1242 515 264
- Fax: +44 (0) 1242 515 317
- Website: www.cotswoldhills-golfclub.com
A superb gently undulating Cotswold country course just five minutes from junction 11A of the M5. The course provides a challenge for every level of ability, is maintained to an exceptional standard and the greens are renowned to be among the best in the country. After your game enjoy our excellent bar and restaurant food in our very comfortable clubhouse. Our professional provides excellent tuition and a well stocked shop selling a wide range of equipment. Societies and visitors are welcome.
Handicap requirements: preferred. Usual dress standards apply.
18 Holes Par 72/75
CRICKLADE HOTEL and COUNTRY CLUB *
Common Hill, Cricklade SN6 6HA
- Telephone: +44 (0)1793 750 751
- Website: www.crickladehotel.co.uk
9 hole parkland course. Bar and restaurant. Visitors welcome on weekdays. Tuition available.
GLOUCESTER GOLF AND COUNTRY CLUB*
Robinswood Hill, Gloucester GL4 6EA
- Hotel Telephone: +44 (0)1452 525 653
- Club House: +44 (0)1452 411 331
- Fax: +44 (0)1452 874 809
- Website: www.gloucestergolf.com
Championship course has been designed to obtain the greatest possible benefit from the natural form of the hillside - the varying undulations as the hill falls from a height of 600ft to 200ft at the base of the course. The resort includes a 9 hole course and a 12 bay floodlit driving range.
Handicap requirements: None - knowledge of etiquette required.
18 holes Par 72
HIGHWORTH GOLF CENTRE
Swindon Road, Highworth SN6 7SJ
- Telephone: +44 (0) 1793 766 014
9 hole undulating course. 9 hole pitch and putt. Vending refreshments. Visitors welcome. Pay and play course.
LILLEY BROOK GOLF CLUB
Cirencester Road, Cheltenham GL53 8EG
- Telephone: +44 (0) 1242 526 785
- Fax: +44 (0) 1242 256 880
- Professional: +44 (0) 1242 525 201
- Email: email@example.com
- Website: www.lilleybrook.co.uk
A rolling parkland course designed by Mackenzie, offering stunning views over the Vale of Cheltenham to the Malverns and the Black Hills. A challenging course with many trees. Facilities include bar, restaurant, professional's shop; trolleys and buggies available.
Handicap requirements: Certificate required.
18 holes Par 69
MANOR HOUSE HOTEL AND GOLF CLUB
Castle Combe, Nr Bath, SN14 7JW
- Telephone: +44 (0)1249 782 982
- Fax: +44 (0) 1249 782 159
- Website: www.manorhousegolf.co.uk
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Designed by BBC commentator Peter Alliss, the Manor House boasts dramatic undulating landscape, manicured fairways, mature oak trees, handcut tees and a 17th rated as one of the most picturesque in the country. Visitors, societies and new members are welcome to enjoy USGA practice facilities, natural Turf driving range, immaculate putting green, professional tuition a stylish Clubhouse, Pro Shop and state of the art Conference suites.
MINCHINHAMPTON GOLF CLUB
Minchinhampton, Stroud GL6 9BE
- Telephone: +44 (0) 1453 833 866
- Fax: +44 (0) 1453 837 360
- Email: email@example.com
Set high on the Cotswolds both Cherington and Avening courses offer scenic countryside and outstanding tests of golf. The Cherington is a testing inland links course and an Open Championship Regional Qualifying venue from 2002 to 2007. In 2006 it hosted the South West Championship and the ELGA 'Brenda King' Foursomes. The Avening Course is a parkland course offering a different but no less challenging experience. The superbly appointed Cotswold stone Clubhouse offers comfort and good food. Visiting golfers welcome and groups by arrangement.
Handicap requirements: Certificate required.
Avening 18 holes Par 70 Cherington 18 holes Par 71
MINCHINHAMPTON GOLF CLUB - OLD COURSE **
Minchinhampton Common, Stroud GL6 9AQ
- Telephone: +44 (0) 1453 832 642
- Fax: +44 (0) 1453 832 642
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Website: www.mgcold.co.uk
Situated in the delightful Cotswolds on Minchinhampton Common, an unspoiled Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. One of the earliest clubs to be formed in the West of England. It is an open grassland inland links course. The initial impression is that the course is 'wide open' but after a few holes it is evident that the 'St Andrews' factor applies and that positional play is important. A warm welcome awaits you at this friendly old club.
Handicap requirements: None
18 holes Par 71
NAUNTON DOWNS GOLF CLUB **
Nr. Stow-on-the-Wold GL54 3AE
- Telephone: +44 (0) 1451 850 090
- Shop: +44 (0) 1451 850 092
- Fax: +44 (0) 1451 850 091
- Website: www.nauntondowns.co.uk
18 hole picturesque course. Bar and restaurant. Visitors welcome at all times. Booking essential. Pro shop, tuition available, equipment hire. Tennis course available.
OAKSEY PARK GOLF and LEISURE *
Oaksey, Nr. Malmesbury SN16 9SB
- Telephone: +44 (0) 1666 577 995
- Website: www.oakseypark.co.uk
9 hole parkland course. Bar and restaurant. Visitors welcome at all times. Tuition available. Function room.
PAINSWICK GOLF CLUB
Painswick GL6 6TC
- Telephone: +44 (0) 1452 812 180
- Website: www.painswickgolf.com
18 hole course on Painswick Beacon. Bar and restaurant. Visitors welcome except Sundays.
SHIPTON GOLF COURSE
Nr. Frogmill Hotel, Andoversford, Glos
- Telephone: +44 (0) 1242 890 237
- Website: www.shiptongolf.co.uk
9 hole pay and play course. Refreshments. Tuition available. Club/trolley hire. Families welcome.
SHRIVENHAM PARK GOLF CLUB
Pennyhooks Lane, Nr. Swindon SN6 8EX
- Telephone: +44 (0) 1793 783 853
- Website: www.shrivenhampark.com
18 hole meadowland course with stream. Bar and restaurant. Visitors welcome at all times. Tuition available. 10 holes also available. Dress code.
SOUTH CERNEY GOLF COURSE
Northmoor Lane, South Cerney, Near Cirencester GL7 5QD
- Telephone: +44 (0) 1285 861 001
- Website: www.southcerneygolfcourse.co.uk
18 hole pay and play golf course and driving range. Visitors welcome. Tuition available.
STINCHCOMBE HILL GOLF CLUB
Dursley GL11 6AQ
- Telephone: +44 (0) 1453 542 015
- Fax: +44 (0) 1453 549 545
- Website: www.stinchcombehillgolfclub.com
18 hole flat, hill-top course with splendid views. Bar and restaurant. Visitors welcome weekdays and weekends. Booking necessary. Tuition available.
TEWKESBURY PARK HOTEL, GOLF and COUNTRY CLUB *
Tewkesbury GL20 7DN
- Telephone: +44 (0) 1684 295 405
- Fax: +44 (0) 1684 292 386
An attractive 18 hole par 73 parkland course with sweeping views of the Malvern Hills and Gloucestershire countryside. Equipment hire, driving range, putting green, 6 hole par 3 course. The hotel features around an 18th century manor house with 80 comfortable en-suite bedrooms, complemented by full use of all leisure facilities. Beautician and sunbeds – fee payable.
WESTONBIRT GOLF COURSE
Westonbirt School, Tetbury GL8 8QG
Telephone: +44 (0) 1666 880 242
9 hole parkland course. Visitors welcome at all times.
THE WYCHWOOD GOLF CLUB
Lyneham, Chipping Norton OX7 6QQ
- Telephone: +44 (0) 1993 831 841
- Fax: +44 (0) 1993 831 775
- Email: email@example.com
- Website: www.thewychwood.com
18 hole course. Bar and restaurant. Visitors welcome. Tuition available. Equipment hire. Driving range.
Golfing Holidays and Short Breaks
* These establishments offer fully inclusive golfing breaks, often including use of additional leisure facilities.
** These courses have made arrangements with some local hotels to offer inclusive golfing breaks or special terms.
Please contact the establishments for further details.
Cotswold District Council, Trinity Road, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, GL7 1PX
Telephone: 01285 623 000