West Kent Golf Club

Independently rated: Golfshake Golf Course Rating 3.54 out of 5 from 26 golf course ratings.

West Kent Golf ClubWest Kent Golf Club, Kent is an 18 hole, par 71 (6417 yard), private, downland golf course established in 1916.  Price Guide: £££££

Contact Information

West Hill, Downe, Orpington, Kent, BR6 7JJ United Kingdom

Tel: 01689 851323 | Fax: 01689 851323

Website: http://www.wkgc.co.uk

Golf Pro: Simon Iliffe | Tel: 01689 856863

Contact/Secretary: Andy Hall

Tee Time Information

Price Guide: £££££
  • Midweek Guide: £55.00 per round *
  • Weekend Guide: £55.00 per round *

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

Facilities & Visitor Information

Course Information: 18 holes | Par 71 | 6417 yards | Private | Downland

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

Visitors: Visitors may only play Monday to Friday (not including Bank Holidays) and must book 48 hours in advance.

  • Societies Accepted to Play
  • Society Deals Available

Location: http://www.wkgc.co.uk/frmCPP.aspx?page=CreatedPagesFINDUs.htm

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Course Tee Par SSS Yds
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West KentWhite271716384
West KentYellow71706151
West KentRed74745891

West Kent Golf Club Reviews & Information

26 ratings from Golfshake members

Golfshake Rating

  3.54

Golfshake Golf Course Rating from 26
Breakdown Averages

3.50 ... Overall Rating
3.77 ... The Course
3.65 ... Facilities/Serv.
3.42 ... VFM
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What the club says: Founded in 1916, West Kent is a well established and highly respected private members' club. Located in an attractive rural setting between Downe Village and Down House, our continued success has been achieved by upholding golf's best traditions of etiquette, courtesy and friendship.

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Sam W rated 3 out of 5 - Nov 18 2013
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Andy O rated 4 out of 5 - Aug 12 2013
Almost a member here ive played so often,really playing well at the moment (Round played: Aug 2013 - Score: 95 Handicap: 17)
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Jay, London rated 1 out of 5 - Jul 28 2013
The club is in relatively good condition, however as stated below the course is outrageously expensive. I certainly will not be returning,
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rated 2 out of 5 - Jun 12 2013
Not a bad local course, I was signed in by a member as I am looking to change clubs. Overall course was okay and quite challenging in places for a 15 handicapper, however, greens were not to my liking but that seems to be a common problem. I will play again in a few weeks to see if they improve before I make my mind up. Unfortunately they do have a reputation in the area for bad greens.
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Anne Deal rated 5 out of 5 - Jun 6 2013
Played Ladies Invitation day, The Course and the food was great, the best course that I have played for ages love the new paths. The Club is going from strength to strength with investment year on year . I would love to join but live just a little to far away. Well done West Kent Golf Club.
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David Faversham rated 5 out of 5 - Jun 6 2013
Having read the most recent reviews, I am not sure if the visitors are blinkered or did not play very well on the day of the visit. I recently played the Club with the Kent Captains the Course and the Club House are first class. Staff very welcoming why not visit and see for yourself don't listen to the bad comments all fabricated rubbish. Visit the Club who will prove them all wrong.
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David rated 1 out of 5 - May 11 2013
My home course, perhaps I should not have signed up for another year as the membership charges are a rip off especially when half the year you cannot play the course because either waterlogged or its on temps or the greens are really unplayable. Will be rethinking next year as other courses don't have their greens on temps as much.
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Jonathon Welby rated 2 out of 5 - May 6 2013
Reasonably enjoyable day, greens were a bit shoddy. Tight holes and quite hilly so can be tough on your legs if you are getting on a bit like me! Perhaps I was expecting too much of West Kent, not as good as I thought it would be.
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K/Biggin Hill rated 1 out of 5 - May 3 2013
This was my home course but not any more and in my honest opinion I don't like the way it was being run. I was a member for many years and very disappointed with certain members of staff thinking they were indispensable and getting away with far too much. Lots of unrest amongst the members because of this. On the upside the course improved over the years I was there.
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Alan Dyson rated 2 out of 5 - Apr 11 2013
Every time we come it is on temps and I'm sure it could be a good course but for this. Members can be aloof and club not as welcoming as they make out.
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