Aquarius Golf Club

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Aquarius Golf Club, Greater London is a 9 hole, par 66 (5242 yard), private, parkland golf course designed by Henry Cotton in 1912.

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Marmora Road, Honor Oak, London, Greater London, SE22 0RY United Kingdom

Tel: 020 8693 1626

Golf Pro: Fred Private | Tel: 0208 693 1626

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

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  • Midweek Guide: £10.00 per round as members guest only *

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

 

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  4.22

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10 ratings & 9 reviews on Golfshake. Ranked out of 1971.

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What the club says: The Aquarius Golf Club was founded in 1912. The 9 hole course was laid out on the roof and around Beechcroft Reservoir, which was completed in 1909. At the time it was Europe's largest under ground reservoir, still operational today and holding 55 million gallons of water. Competitions have been played at the Aquarius since 1913, with breaks for both World Wars. In 2007 the club was awarded the prestigious Golf Mark by the English Golf Union & English Women's Golf Ass. which identifies the club as one which has junior and beginner golf friendly facilities.


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Reviewed Apr 11 2017 by Richard W - rated 5 out of 5
Possibly one of the most unusual golf courses in the World. Aquarius is laid out on an underground reservoir high above London with some amazing views of the City.
For a 9 hole course you get the driver out of the bag quite often. It's a mix of long open par 4 holes and tight par 3's. Given it's exposed location, the wind often comes into play and the openness of the course is deceptive. Being able to pick out your spot and knowing your distances is as important as any other course.
The 2nd/11th is a brilliantly urban hole. The Thames water pump house to the right and trees to the left make it a challenging approach that requires perfect execution to make the green in regulation, a great golf hole.
Perhaps the best thing about Aquarius is the friendliness of the member. The club has a small but didicated and active membership who are passionate about golf.
You will need to arrange a round with a member, there are no tee times and it's advisable to ensure you have golf insurance.
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Reviewed Apr 11 2017 by Richard W - rated 5 out of 5
Possibly one of the most unusual golf courses in the World. Aquarius is laid out on an underground reservoir high above London with some amazing views of the City.
For a 9 hole course you get the driver out of the bag quite often. It's a mix of long open par 4 holes and tight par 3's. Given it's exposed location, the wind often comes into play and the openness of the course is deceptive. Being able to pick out your spot and knowing your distances is as important as any other course.
The 2nd/11th is a brilliantly urban hole. The Thames water pump house to the right and trees to the left make it a challenging approach that requires perfect execution to make the green in regulation, a great golf hole.
Perhaps the best thing about Aquarius is the friendliness of the member. The club has a small but didicated and active membership who are passionate about golf.
You will need to arrange a round with a member, there are no tee times and it's advisable to ensure you have golf insurance.
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Reviewed Apr 10 2017 by Martin F - rated 4 out of 5
A unique, quirky course in SE London built atop of a reservoir with a spectacular view over Central London, this is well maintained members course, with wide, generally straightforward fairways and particularly fast greens, enjoyed today's round there on a bright, sunny day.

While the particularly steep banks of the reservoir offers a great view of London, there is a big challenge playing the ball up them and also on some holes it also makes it impossible to see some greens from the tee due to the steepness of the bank but as all of the holes are straight this doesn't cause too much of an issue and the course plays fairly throughout. This is a unique, urban members golf course in South-East London just be warned that you will encounter some seriously steep banks on your round!

(Round played: Apr 2017 - Score: 109 Handicap: 28)
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Reviewed Jul 22 2016 by Ian M - rated 5 out of 5


(Round played: Jul 2016 - Score: 98 Handicap: 20.7)
Don't let the flat plateau fool you. 5 hole are blind. 9th hole runs along trees which act as a ball magnet. OOB on most holes mean you must be accurate throughout. Great pint in 19th hole.
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Reviewed Sep 27 2015 by Michael B - rated 3 out of 5

tidy course fairways run up down small greens great clubhouse can only play with member
(Round played: Sep 2015 - Score: 98 Handicap: 21.4)
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Reviewed May 20 2015 by Bill M - rated 4 out of 5


(Round played: May 2015 - Score: 77 Handicap: 15.7)
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Reviewed Nov 30 2012 by Eddie A - rated 3 out of 5
home course - small, tight and can be challenging in its own way

(Round played: Nov 2012 - Score: 78 Handicap: 13.2)
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Reviewed Nov 2 2008 by Ross B - rated 5 out of 5
Very good
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Reviewed Oct 26 2008 by Ross B - rated 1 out of 5
Crap
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Course Information:
9 holes | Par 66 | 5242 yards | Private | Parkland

Golf club hireGolf shop Changing roomsClubhouse BarFood Function Room Hire Handicap required

Visitors: As the course is built on an operational Thames Water reservoir, no visitors unless a member's guest

  • 7 Day Membership Available
  • 5 Day Membership Available

Restrictions: Maximum Handicap No Restriction

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