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Golf courses you should play in the Midlands |

The heart of England, The Midlands covers the central part of the nation and is home to a rich variety of acclaimed golf courses, including many of the best resort locations in the whole of the UK.

The Ryder Cups and many European Tour events have regularly been held in this part of the world, but we wanted to bring you a diverse collection of destinations that represent the depth you will find in this region.

Study the Golf course sectioneach of the following places can boast a minimum of six positive reviews which have been submitted since 2019 during the months of June, July and August.

Therefore, some shiny places missed, like Notts Golf Club (Hollinwell)but golfers from the Midlands and beyond should find plenty to enjoy here!

Location: Staffordshire

Golfshake Rating: 4.91

Comment from the review: “I have heard a lot about this course and it did not disappoint me as it is a great golfing challenge in a splendid traditional site.”

Location: Warwickshire

Golfshake Rating: 4.85

Review comment: “The Brabazon is worth every penny – I highly recommend it as a course to play at least once.”

Location: Staffordshire

Golf Shake Rating: 4.84

Reviewer’s Comment: “Amazing greens, the best I’ve played this year, beautiful holes and maintained to perfection.”

Woodhall Spa

Location: Lincolnshire

Golf Shake Rating: 4.82

Review Comment: “Excellent course to play. It was a very challenging experience on an extremely hot day, but well worth it.”

Location: Worcestershire

Golf Shake Rating: 4.69

Review Comment: “The course is without a doubt the best in Worcestershire and Herefordshire. Excellent service in the hospitality industry to match.”

Location: Shropshire

Golf Shake rating: 4.64

Comment from the review: “When we played here the greens were fast. It’s a perfect place for a golf break or a social day.”

Location: Worcestershire

Golfshake Rating: 4.62

Review Comment: “CBGC is a hidden gem of a 9 hole course. Friendly members, well maintained course and excellent pro shop and clubhouse. Worth a visit.”

Location: Northamptonshire

Golfshake Rating: 4.62

Review comment: “I played the course just after open qualifying and was told the course had never been in better condition. They weren’t wrong, it was honestly faultless – that m recalled Hollinwell in places and all the best courses in Surrey. Under these conditions, this course enters the top 50 in England.”

Location: Warwickshire

Golfshake Rating: 4.62

Review comment: “Awesome holes and you really had to think about your shots with a meandering stream through the course and tight fairways. Would love to play again and hopefully get a better score.”

Herefordshire

Location: Herefordshire

Golfshake Rating: 4.62

Review Comment: “Now under new ownership and remodeled. Great clubhouse update. Course in great condition. One of the most beautiful courses in stunning scenery. Great day out again.”

Location: Warwickshire

Golfshake Rating: 4.58

Comment of the opinion: “Beautiful course, immaculate greens and lovely staff.”

Location: Nottinghamshire

Golfshake Rating: 4.58

Comment of the review: “Very nice wooded course. The greens were in fantastic condition and very fast.”

Location: Lincolnshire

Golfshake rating: 4.57

Comment of the review: “Great course which is currently in excellent condition. Great variety of holes, good greens, friendly club.”

glen gorse

Location: Leicestershire

Golfshake Rating: 4.56

Review Comment: “First time playing the course and felt very welcome. I will definitely come back. »

Kedston Golf Club

Location: Derbyshire

Golfshake Rating: 4.56

Review Comment: “Overall a very enjoyable course to play and well worth a visit for all levels of golfer. The hospitality was excellent and as part of a charity golf day I would can also say that the food was first class. Top of course, must play.”

Location: Northamptonshire

Golf Shake Rating: 4.54

Review comment: “Beautiful course in great condition considering the weather. Lovely clubhouse staff, food and facilities. Very cheap to hire rounds and buggies. Always enjoy my day here.”

Location: Worcestershire

Golfshake rating: 4.53

Review Comment: “This is a top notch course with the best in the country. It was a great pleasure to play the Open, even though we came 40/41! The course was in superb condition and the greens were yet another thing.It was a very enjoyable day and congratulations to the members, staff and especially the greenkeepers.Highly recommended.

Warwickshire

Location: Warwickshire

Golfshake rating: 4.53

Review comment: “Two fantastic courses well worth a visit. Not cheap, but still worth it.”

Location: Worcestershire

Golfshake rating: 4.52

Comment: “This is my first time playing this course and I was very impressed with the well maintained fairways and greens.”

Location: Worcestershire

Golfshake rating: 4.52

Review Comment: “Played here for the first time in three years and the course was even better than last time. The greens ran so well and at a good pace too.”

Forest Pines GC

Location: Lincolnshire

Golf shake rating: 4.50

Review comment: “Excellent condition, especially at this time of year. A real challenge with receptive and hard to read greens. Would definitely play again.”

Location: Warwickshire

Golf shake rating: 4.50

Comment of the review: “The course was fantastic and in very good condition. Very friendly welcome. One of the most interesting courses I have ever played.”

Kingston GC

Location: Herefordshire

Golf Shake rating: 4.46

Reviewer’s comment: “Probably the best value I’ve played on.”

Location: Leicestershire

Golfshake Rating: 4.45

Comment of the review: “Nice mature course, you have to think a lot about your shots, beautiful landscapes, nature at its best.”

Arden Forest

Location: Warwickshire

Golfshake Rating: 4.45

Comment of the review: “An incredible course with superbly maintained fairways and greens.”

Luffenham Heath

Location: Rutland

Golfshake Rating: 4.45

Comment of the review: “Traditional park, superb condition, stimulating and friendly staff. Easily accessible and affordable.”

Mosley Golf Club

Location: Worcestershire

Golf Shake rating: 4.44

Review Comment: “The course is in fantastic condition for the time of year. The greens were fast (very fast) and presented a good challenge. A number of the holes are very good hole golf.”

Location: Nottinghamshire

Golf Shake rating: 4.43

Reviewer’s Comment: “If you haven’t been, go and play it in the summer in all its glory, you won’t be disappointed.”

Location: Staffordshire

Golf Shake Rating: 4.40

Review Comment: “Really well presented course, clubhouse and driving range. Not the longest, but with fast and unforgiving greens, if your game is not on point you will be punished. Overall, a severe and very enjoyable test of golf.”

Location: Warwickshire

Golf Shake rating: 4.39

Comment of the review: “Excellent golf course, well maintained, challenging and the greens are superb!”


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