Abbey Hotel Golf Club

Abbey Hotel Golf Club, Worcestershire is an 18 hole, par 72 (6,500 yard), resort, parkland golf course designed by Donald Steel in 1978

Contact Information

Hither Green Lane, Dagnell End Road, Redditch, Worcestershire, B98 9BE United Kingdom

Tel: 01527 406600

Golf Pro: R Davies | Tel: 01527 406500

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

Tee Time Information

  • Midweek Guide: From £11.00 to £18.00 *
  • Weekend Guide: From £13.50 to £22 *

Book online: with golfnow.co.uk

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

Course Information:
18 holes | Par 72 | 6,500 yards | Resort | Parkland

Driving rangeGolf club hireBuggy HireGolf shop Changing roomsClubhouse BarFood Function Room Hire Accommodation

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

Abbey Hotel Golf Club Reviews & Information


Golfshake Rating

  4.01

Golfshake Golf Course Rating from 195
Average Ratings
3.90 ... Overall Rating
3.88 ... The Course
4.26 ... Course Cond.
4.04 ... Facilities/Serv.
3.84 ... VFM
Addtional Ratings
4.23 ... Pace of play
4.50 ... Hospitality.
4.16 ... Prac. Facil.
4.20 ... Food + Drink
Reviews

195 ratings & 163 reviews on Golfshake. Ranked 1358 out of 2162.

HIGHLY RATED - 98% would play again or recommend

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Highly Recommended 2018

What the club says: Built in the late 1970's the Abbey course has now matured into a fine, championship standard parkland course measuring over 6,500 yards. Designed by Donald Steel, one of Britain's leading course architects the course has been extensively upgraded and lengthened in recent years.

The layout includes matured trees, lakes and on the whole the fairways are wide with the rough not too punishing, the picturesque 7th is a 192 yard drive from the medal tee with the green surrounded on three sides by the river arrow. The 13th is a challenging uphill par 4 drive between two mature oak trees at 250 yards with the green concealed out of sight at the top of the hill.

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Reviewed Oct 7 2020 by Richard M - rated 5 out of 5

Love this course

Never get bored playing The Abbey, every hole is so different, and no easy holes....there is something to catch you out on every hole. Take the par 5's all needs some precision driving so you have a good 2nd shot and not blocked out by a huge oak tree.
Course is in really nice condition. Greenkeepers are grrowing the grass around the fairway bunkers which is making i look really nice - but a b**tch if you end up in it instead of the and (bit like some of the courses in Lincolnshire like Forest Pines and Woodhal Spa but not as deep thank goodness!)

It's been really busy with golf breaks over September which says it all. Even bumped into some visitors from Royl Porthcawl who enjoyed it. Says it all.

Check out Mel Davies' feature review for a more detailed review


(Round played: Oct 2020 - Score: 91 Handicap: 11.6)
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Reviewed Sep 17 2020 by David H - rated 4 out of 5

Good course

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Reviewed Sep 11 2020 by Justin B - rated 4 out of 5
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Reviewed Sep 1 2020 by Neil W - rated 3 out of 5
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Reviewed Sep 1 2020 by Neil W - rated 3 out of 5
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Reviewed Jun 11 2020 by Andrew M - rated 5 out of 5

An amazing Local Course.

This really is an amazing Course that sits almost in the middle of a housing Scheme. Easy enough to find if you use a Sat Nav. Once you enter the Car park and see the Course it really does look amazing. Not a bad walk if you sometimes struggle as only a couple of holes where you have an uphill walk. Some fantastic holes and they have just completed 3 new holes which are superb. Give it a try and you will NOT be disappointed.
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Reviewed Jun 3 2020 by Richard M - rated 4 out of 5

Never tire of playing the Abbey

Proper test of golf! I enjoy it as it is not easy. No push over holes as there is danger everywhere. If you are visiting the Midlands - book a round. just 3 miles off M42.

(Round played: Jun 2020 - Score: 87 Handicap: 13.4)
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Reviewed May 17 2020 by Bernie I - rated 4 out of 5

looked after during the virus

Course was in very good condition after the lockdown. all distancing measures and safety precautions in place.
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Reviewed Oct 11 2019 by Robert J - rated 2 out of 5
The pictures on the website make the course look very good but in reality, we were disappointed with it. The course was wet in many places and lots of mud on the walkways, not sure what it will be like later in winter. Lots of water but not a lot in play. Rough was just a little too high, constantly searching for your ball when it was just off the fairway. Pace of play very slow, we ended up behind two groups of members who joined together to make a 5 ball!! Greens in good condition though, bunkers short of sand in the middle, ok around the edges. The course just felt a bit sad. Unusual layout with two longish walks between a housing estate. Did not use the clubhouse. May give it another try during summer.
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Reviewed Sep 8 2019 by Roy H - rated 3 out of 5

Unusual layout

Unusual layout first green outside someone?s house , quick walk through the estate leads to next holes, still nice course would imagine it will struggle in the wet as some areas boggy and we hadn?t had muchbrain
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Reviewed Aug 27 2019 by Mark H - rated 4 out of 5
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Reviewed Jul 29 2019 by Richard M - rated 5 out of 5

A must visit in the Midlands

Course in great condition, lots of societies - speaks volumes.

Love the online BRS booking system so you know how busy the course is in advance

(Round played: Jul 2019 - Score: 88 Handicap: 12.9)
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Reviewed Jul 10 2019 by Steve S - rated 3 out of 5
Interesting holes, not driver off every tee. Greens a little slow compared to putting green. Good venue for corporate day.

(Round played: Jul 2019 - Score: 84 Handicap: 12.4)
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Reviewed Jul 5 2019 by Andy W - rated 3 out of 5
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Reviewed Jun 16 2019 by Brendan L - rated 5 out of 5
Great course although a long walk, some really good challenging holes worth a visit good service from the bar as well.

(Round played: Jun 2019 - Score: 93 Handicap: 12.8)
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Reviewed Jun 10 2019 by James S - rated 4 out of 5
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Reviewed May 16 2019 by Dino D - rated 5 out of 5

great course and clubhouse

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Reviewed Apr 13 2019 by Richard M - rated 5 out of 5

Just renewed membership for 7th year

It is a great course, and not resting on any laurels.

Quite a bit of work has been done so some new fairway bunkers have gone in (currently GUR) and a few closed up. All the greens have been worked on and already much improved over the last 3 weeks but still a way to go until they are 'summer ready'. But just playing early April and seeing how manicured the fairways are looking off the tee I think this course is going to be incredible over the summer.

Although a member for 6 years already and I still play 30+ other courses over the course of a year I always look forward to returning to my home course.

The club house (Tawny Bar) has been extended and is much bigger and better. Just beware you could be having a post match pint with a bunch of girls just wearing robes having let the spa for a drink/lunch........... :-)

(Round played: Apr 2019 - Score: 88 Handicap: 14.5)
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Reviewed Apr 3 2019 by Andy W - rated 4 out of 5

Goid

A good course, well laid out with some different challenges over water & between trees.
The hotel is excellent, very friendly staff with nice food.
The greens are OK for April, they will be superb in the summer.

(Round played: Apr 2019 - Score: 92 Handicap: 11.8)
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Reviewed Jan 8 2019 by Stuart P - rated 3 out of 5
We played here after waiting for heavy rain to stop falling. Within half an hour of it stopping, the course was good enough to play, just as the pro shop told us. There is a decent variety of holes, the fairways and greens were in good condition and it was a test for us who varied from 28 down to 20 handicaps. The back nine seemed long in the wet conditions but an enjoyable time was had by all.
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