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The best Welsh golf courses to play in the spring |

Wales is a fabulous golfing destination, offering a rich variety of spectacular seaside courses and impeccably presented interior layouts that provide a rewarding and leisurely examination of your skills.

In search of recommendations, we always turn to the members of the Golf Shake Community who have reviewed and rated these places by the thousands each season.

Study the Golf course sectionwe have identified the clubs and resorts that have excelled the most during the months of March, April and May, presenting ideal spring retreats!

Royal Porthcawl Golf Club

New Spring Odds: 5.00

Golf Shake rating: 4.95

Comment from the review: “Porthcawl is one of the most beautiful courses in the world. It offers the best of traditional golf.”

Nefyn Golf Club


New Spring Rating: 4.75

Golfshake rating: 4.63

Comment of the review: “An absolutely fabulous course, especially if the eight holes of the peninsula are in play.”

The Rolls of Monmouth Golf Club

New Spring Rating: 4.75

Golfshake Rating: 4.75

Review Comment: “Stunning scenery, beautiful yet challenging layout and overall in excellent condition.”

Rhuddlan Golf Club

New spring rating: 4.71

Golf Shake rating: 4.44

Review Comment: “Played the new course layout today with the excellent new first tee and the course was in great condition.”

Ashburnham Golf


New spring rating: 4.57

Golf Shake rating: 4.39

Comment of the review: “A class link course in very good condition, fast and well maintained greens.”

Prestatyn Golf Club


New spring rating: 4.56

Golfshake rating: 4.52

Review Comment: “Excellent course, greens just matured, overall great for this time of year, highly recommend.”

Pennard Golf


New spring rating: 4.43

Golf Shake rating: 4.86

Review Comment: “Amazing course and fantastic views. The whole course was in superb condition and an absolute pleasure to play. We will be back here!”

Woodlake Park Golf Club

New spring rating: 4.43

Golf Shake Rating: 4.01

Comment of the review: “Great course, challenging holes and great views. Excellent value for money and a very friendly club.”

Peterstone Lakes Golf Club

Peterstone Lakes

New spring rating: 4.33

Golf Shake rating: 4.14

Review comment: “I played from late afternoon to early evening. The pace of play was good, the course is very varied, with many water hazards as its name l ‘ indicates. Greens were decent, lots of sand in bunkers and fairways in good condition. Would recommend and play again.”

Abergele Golf

New spring rating: 4.33

Golfshake rating: 4.63

Comment of the review: “Very good course, the staff were very friendly. Would not hesitate to recommend it.”

Earlswood Golf Club

New spring rating: 4.29

Golfshake Rating: 4.05

Review Comment: “This course is one of the best paying public courses, £12 on Mondays and only £18 at weekends. A good layout, with some parallel fairways, views over Swansea Bay and the The mumblings are mind-blowing.”

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New spring rating: 4.25

Golfshake Rating: 4.20

Comment of the review: “The course is in excellent condition. The staff were welcoming, helpful and efficient. The food was very good. The members are very friendly.

Royal St David Golf Club

Royal St. David's

New spring rating: 4.18

Golf Shake Rating: 4.87

Comment of the opinion: “Very good course, difficult but rewarding, very well maintained, excellent greens.”

Fairwood Park Golf Club

New spring rating: 4.17

Golf Shake rating: 4.39

Review Comment: “Excellent course for beginners and experienced golfers. The course is in excellent condition and the staff and members are very friendly and helpful. A course well worth playing.”

The Celtic Manor Resort

Celtic Mansion Resort

New spring rating: 4.10

Golf Shake rating: 4.27

Comment of the review: “Interesting course, difficult, very well maintained and with great views.”

Padeswood and Buckley Golf Club


New spring rating: 4.08

Golfshake rating: 4.32

Review comment: “Lovely place, looked after by all the staff. The captain came over to talk to us, what a gentleman. Course in superb condition.”

Vale Resort

New Spring Odds: 4.00

Golf Shake rating: 4.17

Review comment: “Great courses in fantastic condition with challenging holes.”

Green Meadow Golf Club

New Spring Odds: 4.00

Golf Shake Rating: 4.22

Review Comment: “Thoroughly enjoyed playing this course – played several times last year and will do so again this year!”

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