Celtic Minor Golf Club

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Celtic Minor Golf ClubCeltic Minor Golf Club, West Glamorgan is an 18 hole, par 72 (5902 yard), public, parkland golf course designed by C H Cotten in 1930.  Price Guide: ££
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Contact Information

Celtic Minor Golf Club, Lower Cwmtwrch, Swansea, West Glamorgan, SA9 2QQ United Kingdom

Tel: 01639 842193

Website: http://celticminor.com/

Golf Pro: Graham Coombe | Tel: 01639 842193

Contact/Secretary: Melanie Eaton

Tee Time Information

Price Guide: ££
  • Midweek Guide: Summer From £12, Winter From £10 *
  • Weekend Guide: Summer From £12, Winter From £10 *

* Any prices shown are guide prices, please confirm with the course prior to booking.

Facilities & Visitor Information

Course Information: 18 holes | Par 72 | 5902 yards | Public | Parkland

Facilities: Golf clubs for hire, Golf buggies for hire, Golf pro shop, Changing rooms, Golf clubhouse, Bar, Food available, Available for functions, golf course.

Visitors: Visitors are Welcome. Open to the Public 7 Days A Week

  • Societies Accepted to Play
  • Society Deals Available
  • Voucher Deals Available
  • 7 Day Membership Available

Restrictions: Maximum Handicap No Restriction

Location: 15 Minutes from Jcn 45 on the M4 follow signs towards the Pontardawe & DAN YR OGOF CAVES Northbound on the A4067. At 7th roundabout LOWER CWMTWRCH follow Brown Signage to PALLEG GOLF CLUB.

Designed by: C H Cotten

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Course Tee Par SSS Yds
PallegWhite72705902
PallegYellow72695762
PallegYellow72695749
PallegRed73715083

Celtic Minor Golf Club Reviews & Information

Golfshake Rating

  3.01

Golfshake Golf Course Rating from 19
Breakdown Averages

3.16 ... Overall Rating
3.38 ... The Course
3.19 ... Facilities/Serv.
3.63 ... VFM
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19 ratings from Golfshake members - Ranked out of 1839.

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What the club says: Celtic Minor Golf Club (formerly known as Palleg Golf Club) is an 18 hole course surrounded by beautiful mountain scenery deep in the heart of the Swansea Valley. The picturesque views are a wonderful backdrop for your game of golf. The course is of an average difficulty and will therefore appeal to both the beginner and the seasoned professional.Our signature hole (Little Mario) is sure to pose a challenge, although only a very short par 3 the green is extremely small and water comes into play in the form of a large pond.

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Iain/Swansea rated 3 out of 5 - Aug 13 2016
I was delighted to be given an opportunity to play the course having moved to the area. The welcome from the lady who looks after the clubhouse was lovely. The course could indeed be better, although there are many interesting shots which would challenge many players. It was evident that there is a lot of work being done to bring the course up to scratch. I'm seriously considering joining. A new driving range is being built, and I believe there are plans for a new club house. I am told that the course is improving month by month so hopefully it will become as good as some of the others in the area very soon. Thanks for the welcome and I shall definitely be playing again soon.
Iain
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Richard A rated 1 out of 5 - Apr 26 2015
Course is under new ownership and needs a great deal of work to bring it up to standard. However only 2.5hrs to play 18 and only £10. New course name is Celtic Minor
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Kevin M rated 3 out of 5 - Oct 14 2014


(Round played: Oct 2014 - Score: 68 Handicap: 3.2)
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Richard A rated 1 out of 5 - May 18 2014
Course was terrible I'm afraid, long grass on fairways (admittedly sign saying spraying in progress), greens were bone dry, burnt and appalling. Think they need to create temps for a year and sort out the greens. (Round played: May 2014 - Score: 95 Handicap: 20.1)
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Craig M rated 4 out of 5 - Nov 13 2013
Brilliant welcome from the gent in the club shop, brilliant course, very tricky in places where the revien is in play. Bit wet and boggy but thats expected with the rain fall we've had.

Will definately play here again!!! (Round played: Nov 2013 - Score: 109 Handicap: )
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Mathew H rated 5 out of 5 - Nov 10 2013
Brilliant course, very long and very tricky, great test for any golfer. The club Pro was very helpful aswell. would recommend. BEWARE OF THE RAVINE!!!!!!!!!!! (Round played: Nov 2013 - Score: 102 Handicap: 24.7)
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John W rated 4 out of 5 - Oct 24 2013
Course was very wet due to lots of rain in the days prior. Despite this the overall condition was very good. Very warm welcome from everyone I spoke to there. Lovely few holes, especially for good drivers, very rewarding. Definitely will be coming back to play again when it's a little drier! (Round played: Oct 2013 - Score: 93 Handicap: 0)
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Richard A rated 2 out of 5 - Sep 29 2013
Course wasn't in the best condition considering the excellent summer we have had. (Round played: Sep 2013 - Score: 107 Handicap: 18.9)
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Clark E rated 5 out of 5 - Aug 2 2013
I have played this course several times now over the last few months and have found the shop staff and the grounds staff extremly helpful. the course is in excellent condition at the moment with the ground workers working tirelsy to keep the course in pristine condition.
the course itself is a farmland, links style course which has a ravine running across around several of the holes set out around 180 yards from the pin.
the course is not hard for a low handicapper, but for myself I play off 20,so tend to lose lots of balls..
In the summer be mindful also lots of horse flies..
enjoyable course all round, well worth a trip
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Steve jones / swansea rated 3 out of 5 - Mar 9 2013
Great course with terrific views. Loved the challenge of the ravines. Very welcoming club, definitely worth a visit. We be back
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Mark R rated 4 out of 5 - Nov 4 2012
Great course, very tricky when the ravine comes into play, but overall a very nice course to play, with great surroundings (Round played: Oct 2012 - Score: 104 Handicap: 28)
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Jonathan D rated 2 out of 5 - Feb 7 2010
Given a Fair Rating for most, as the two times I've played there it was completely sodden. Am playing again this month and will review again.
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Timothy R rated 5 out of 5 - Oct 6 2009
exellent course with an brill pro ,thanks for a brill day, blackmill rimmers
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