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Top 10 UK Courses to Play by Train

Sometimes it can be a struggle to decide who will be the designated driver on a golf trip, so why not settle for an away day by the railways? Golfshake writer Josh Carr has picked out his top 10 courses to play by train.

San Lorenzo Golf Resort Review

San Lorenzo is an 18-hole Championship Golf course, in the golfing mecca of Quinta Do Lago in Portugal.

10 London Golf Courses Near Tube and Train Stations

Golfers often find it difficult to play if they live in London and don't have a car, so Golf Journalist Josh Carr has suggested ten courses you can access via the tube or train networks.

Trip Report - 48 Hours Golfing in Dublin

Golfshake's Owen Davies heads to Dublin for a whirlwind visit. Check out what he got up to over just 48 hours and learn what Dublin has to offer Golfers looking for short trip abroad. 

Feature Review - The Mere Resort

Golfshake's Owen Davies heads to one of the North West's most famous golf venues - The Mere resort to play their 18 hole Championship Course

Algarve Celebrating 50 Years of Golf

Golf in the Algarve is marking its 50th birthday this year, and the celebrations are in full swing for the popular European destination that can now boast 43 courses and 130 stunning beaches along the coastline.

Son Gual Selected as Golf Partner for Palma Beach in Mallorca

Son Gual, the top rated golf course in Mallorca, has been selected as the golf partner venue for Palma Beach - a community of four and five-star hotels and restaurants that are based in the island's capital.

Trip Report - Q Hotels Slaley Hall

Golfshake's Josh Carr recently stayed and played at Q Hotels Slaley Hall. Check out his trip report of one of the UK's leading golf resorts. 

Feature Review - Hunting Course, Slaley Hall

Golfshake's Josh Carr heads to one of the North East's finest venues - Slaley Hall to stay and play at the famous venue. Check out his review of the Hunting Course. 

Golf in Mauritius and The Seychelles

Looking for a golf break with great golf courses, stunning views, world class hotels, white sandy beaches and the perfect climate? Look no further that Mauritius and The Seychelles

Experience the Best of Golf in France with Blue Green

If you are looking for a Golf Break in France, take a closer look at the golf courses in the Blue Green group where you will find consistently high quality golf courses across the country. 

PGA Catalunya Resort Opens 5* Hotel

Spain's PGA Catalunya Resort, near Barcelona, has opened its five-star hotel, Hotel Camiral, which will further enhance its reputation as one of the continent's leading golf destinations.

Italy's Number One Venue Launches Packages for UK Golfers

Royal Park in Turin, the highest rated golf venue in Italy, has further cemented itself as a favourite among visitors across Europe in the past year, but now UK golfers can experience it for themselves.

Quinta do Lago Unveils Summer Calendar Featuring 500 Events in 90 Days

Quinta do Lago has taken its pioneering approach to innovation to even greater heights, with the launch this summer of a calender featuring more than 500 events and activities.

A Guide to Golf in Ireland

What region in Ireland should you be visiting for you next Golf Break? We take a closer look at what this stunning country has to offer golfers. 

Combine Golf with a Visit to Award-Winning Best Short Break Destination

There's never been a better time to visit Lisbon, recently named Europe's Best City or Short Break Destination, with a combined break to the highly regarded Quinta da Marinha making it perfect for golfers.

The 10 Longest Golf Courses in the World

What is the longest golf course in the world? We scoured the golfshake course section to dig out the Top 10 Longest Golf Courses in the World. 

10 of the best stay & play golfing destinations

With so many great golfing destinations around the world, it is often hard to find the one best for you. To make things a little easier for you, we’ve picked out ten of the best stay & play golfing destinations around the world.

Feature Review: Quinta do Lago South Course

Kevin Paver heads to Quinta do Lago to play the South Course. Read his review here....

Feature Review: Quinta do Lago - North Course

Kevin Paver heads to Quinta do Lago to play the North Course. Read his review here...

Feature Review: Quinta do Lago - Laranjal

Kevin Paver heads to Portugal and Quinta do Lago to play and review the Laranjal Golf Course. 

QHotels Unveils New £700,000 Golf Investment

QHotels has underlined its long-term commitment to delivering a high level of service, quality and value to UK golfers.

Stay & Play – Albufeira/Vilamoura

Thinking of a trip to the Algarve golfing?  then look now further than our guide to golf in Albufeira/Vilamoura the perfect golfing almost all year round.

The legendary Brabazon Course has been reinvigorated with a series of improvements

Recently voted as ‘England’s Best Golf Course’ at last year’s World Golf Awards, the legendary Brabazon course at The Belfry has been reinvigorated with a number of improvements.

A guide to golf in the Dominican Republic

There is a new golf destination in town! The Dominican Republic is wining an awful lot of fans and is rapidly becoming a 'must visit' destination for golfers. We find out why...

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