West Kent Golf Club

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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: £££££
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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 Kent Golf Club Reviews & Information

46 ratings from Golfshake members

Golfshake Rating

  4.27

Golfshake Golf Course Rating from 46
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4.20 ... Overall Rating
4.33 ... The Course
4.24 ... Facilities/Serv.
4.04 ... 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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Michael B rated 4 out of 5 - Jun 14 2015
always liked this course good friendly place warm welcome

(Round played: Mar 2015 - Score: 90 Handicap: 20.7)
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Neil Ogilvie rated 4 out of 5 - May 7 2015
Played the course on 7 May 2015 and it was in beautiful condition.

The greens were fast and the best that we have played so far in 2015. A few 3 putts !

Friendly welcome in the Pro Shop and from the Members.

Will definitely return.

Breakfast not available before 10 am, which was the only negative.
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Anson Y rated 4 out of 5 - Mar 23 2015
Very nice course. Condition is ok for this time of the year. Wide fairway for driver. although if you missed the fairway, some big trees are waiting.

(Round played: Mar 2015 - Score: 98 Handicap: )
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Mark E rated 4 out of 5 - Mar 22 2015

The greens were disappointing as they were undergoing a fair bit of work on the course but otherwise it was in good condition. and well worth playing

(Round played: Jan 2015 - Score: 85 Handicap: 13.9)
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John R rated 5 out of 5 - Feb 18 2015
Great course. It is forever improving and i will be returning again. The members were welcoming and i was greeted by the secretary on arrival. Pro shop staff were friendly and even showed me around. Great service from the bar staff and kitchen staff also. Along with a fantastic meal and views from the clubhouse. Great deal at £35 for 18 holes and lunch!
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Simon O rated 4 out of 5 - Feb 12 2015


(Round played: Feb 2015 - Score: 89 Handicap: 18.5)
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JW rated 4 out of 5 - Jan 6 2015
Good course in generally good condition.. greens are in good condition and well looked after so sadly that does mean the odd temp in winter!

I have played here a few times and if i get more time to play would join here as it is a friendly club - once you get to know the real people.

Downside? there are a few moaners and they need a spike bar)
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karl rated 5 out of 5 - Dec 7 2014
Loved the course , presented very well for the time of year and no temps
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mel rated 5 out of 5 - Dec 7 2014
great course will visit again, the wildlife was fantastic
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harry b rated 5 out of 5 - Nov 15 2014
New member here. I love the course , always pushing foward and improving the course
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susan h rated 5 out of 5 - Nov 14 2014
Nice day , very nice course , food was very nice and staff were friendly
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heather rated 5 out of 5 - Nov 13 2014
Great society day , course presented very well , nice views from the clubhouse , amazing views of wildlife around the course
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dave rated 5 out of 5 - Nov 13 2014
Must visit course , fantastic location , very nice pathways on some of the holes
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sam t rated 5 out of 5 - Oct 28 2014
Played here many times , great club , fantastic location , very well kept , well worth a visit , I will be joining in the near future
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barry/bromley rated 5 out of 5 - Oct 8 2014
What a Course!!!! Set in a valley with wonderful views, also had the added pleasure of seeing a spitfire taking off!!!!! very friendly staff and overall a wonderful day out golfing!!!! Must be one of the best Courses in the area!!
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Luke rated 5 out of 5 - Sep 19 2014
Absolutely amazing. Would highly recommend this course. Beautiful, well kept and very friendly. This is what a golf course should be.
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Matthew S rated 4 out of 5 - Sep 8 2014
There is great deal on at the moment - £30 for visitors. Great tee boxes fairways greens (Round played: Sep 2014 - Score: 100 Handicap: 23.9)
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Ralph P rated 4 out of 5 - Sep 1 2014
First time round here. Worth playing at curently reduced green fee of £30. Many bunkers on the course, some of which are blind from the tee, and several round a lot of the greens. Course was in very good condition and enjoyed going round. (Round played: Sep 2014 - Score: 102 Handicap: 18.8)
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M Green rated 5 out of 5 - Aug 17 2014
Visited West Kent last week with a Society. What a great day we had the Course is in fantastic best greens I have played all year. Like the new paths. Food was great staff very friendly. Will be back to play shortly can't wait !
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Michael B rated 4 out of 5 - Jun 13 2014
lovely course in valley club house always makes you welcome course in very good condition.greens in good condition (Round played: Apr 2014 - Score: 101 Handicap: )
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