Axe Cliff Golf Club

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Axe Cliff Golf Club, Devon is an 18 hole, par 70 (5969 yard), links golf course designed by James Braid. A friendly course which welcomes visitors. Axe Cliff has spectacular views across Lyme Bay.

Contact Information

Squires Lane, Axmouth, Axe Cliff Golf Club, Squires Lane, Devon, EX12 4AB United Kingdom

Tel: 01297 21754

Golf Pro: Andrew Thompson

Website: http://www.axecliffgolfclub.com
 

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  • Midweek Guide: £25 per round *
  • Weekend Guide: £25 per round *

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 70 | 5969 yards | Private | Links

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Visitors: The first six holes are quite a walk but it levels out thereafter. If you need a buggy we keep plenty just in case! They are inexpensive and advised if you have difficulties.

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

Axe Cliff Golf Club Reviews & Information


Golfshake Rating

  3.68

Golfshake Golf Course Rating from 40
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3.88 ... Overall Rating
3.88 ... The Course
2.88 ... Course Cond.
3.55 ... Facilities/Serv.
4.17 ... VFM
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4.13 ... Pace of play
4.38 ... Hospitality.
2.40 ... Prac. Facil.
3.29 ... Food + Drink
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40 ratings & 25 reviews on Golfshake. Ranked 1797 out of 2162.

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Reviewed Apr 27 2014 by James Stafford - rated 5 out of 5
Played here last week. Due to the high elevation of the course, drainage is excellent. There are some very special holes here. The 16th is a hole like no other with a 50 ft drop half way down the fairway. Always play here at Easter whilst on holiday, great views over Seaton. Highly recommend.
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Reviewed Nov 29 2014 by B.O.B. Bath - rated 4 out of 5
A really enjoyable course to play at any time of year. It's really improved since I played there last the rough has been cut back so you don't have to spend ages looking for your ball.
Great views and an interesting layout , bit tricky if it's your first visit with the blind tee shots, just hit it hard at the black and white pole ! Some good deals on food in the clubhouse too
(Played Oct 2014 scored 80 handicap 11)
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Reviewed Apr 29 2014 by Michael H - rated 4 out of 5
Challenging b number of blind holes for first visit, but very enjoyable

(Round played: Apr 2014 - Score: 97 Handicap: 27.8)
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Reviewed Jan 16 2011 by Mark G - rated 3 out of 5
Sadly this was ruined by the weather, I left my umbrella in the car because you would of seen me flying over Bridport if I put it up!. The welcome in the clubhouse was warm & I was sent on my way up the hill to the 1st With the first 6 holes all uphill I knew it was going to be hard work then the rain came to just add more trouble to it. The greens were soft, the firways were in good condition. I needed my driver to hit into the wind on the par 3 14th. When I got to the green the heveans opened and I had to stand in front of my bag to keep my clubs dry, when it stopped I was soaked by the time I got to the 16th I was blown bone dry. On 15 my Tee shot had to go out over the cliffs by about 30 yards for the wind to bring it back onto the course, my 2nd shot the wind was blowing the other way just as strongly, what hope has an amateur got? the heveans opened again on the last & I arrived back at the clubhouse like a drowned rat. The after round Food was greatly appreciated & the local members good company too. All in all I really like my visits here
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Reviewed May 20 2017 by Dave from Nuneaton - rated 4 out of 5
Played on 16/05/2017. Course and hospitality brilliant though not recommended for anyone with dodgy knees or asthmatic [like me]. It has some steep climbs and a number of blind shots. The weather on the day meant I was unable to complete the round but I was given a free pass for my next visit. I would thoroughly give this course the thumbs up, nice course and nice people
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Reviewed Jul 11 2016 by Nick F - rated 4 out of 5
Fabulous links course on the top of Devon cliffs overlooking Seaton. Some very testing holes and a long course with plenty of blind greens.
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Reviewed May 25 2015 by William S - rated 4 out of 5
A friendly course with some dramatic holes. We played again the following day for the views.

(Round played: May 2015 - Score: 98 Handicap: 19.1)
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Reviewed Jan 11 2015 by Neil M - rated 3 out of 5


(Round played: Jan 2015 - Score: 88 Handicap: 19)
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Reviewed Jun 1 2013 by Paul exeter - rated 4 out of 5
1st time play and I will be back amazing views and the course is a hidden gem, very impressive. A special mention for the staff who were polite and very helpful
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Reviewed Jul 12 2009 by Brian S - rated 5 out of 5
all though hilly for the first 6 holes, it does flatten out, greens and fairways top notch and friendlyness is second to none. id highly recommend axe cliff
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Reviewed Aug 29 2007 by Nicky T - rated 5 out of 5
Best course for views ever.
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Reviewed Oct 29 2020 by Peter K - rated 4 out of 5

sea view experience

the holes 2 to 6 are all blind challenges, after these the course opens to dramatic views of the sea. With no tree to deflect the wind, this is the hazard to negotiate.
the 7th is a dramatic view, across a valley, with a huge grass bunker just short on the right. the 15th is parallel with the cliffs and the 16th is a simple drive on the flat, and a chip off the "edge of the world", a very good course
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Reviewed Sep 1 2020 by Kevin P - rated 3 out of 5

Great views

Testing course in very windy conditions. Quite a few blind tee shots
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Reviewed Aug 28 2020 by Kevin P - rated 3 out of 5

Great views

Testing course in very windy conditions. Quite a few blind tee shots
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Reviewed Jul 2 2020 by Colin C - rated 3 out of 5
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Reviewed Jul 19 2019 by Robert G - rated 5 out of 5
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Reviewed Oct 11 2017 by Piers M - rated 3 out of 5
A "must play" course, high up overlooking Lyme Bay and beyond. Some very interesting holes, especially 16.

(Round played: Oct 2017 - Score: 90 Handicap: 16.4)
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Reviewed Sep 19 2017 by Robert F - rated 4 out of 5

Hard work but worth it

lovely weather, good condition course and a nice pint after. Perfect!
The golf was good as well.

(Round played: Sep 2017 - Score: 89 Handicap: 21.4)
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Reviewed Jul 10 2017 by Warren M - rated 3 out of 5

Tough course, great views

Made the annual visit again to Axe Cliff golf club. Weather always seems to be kind and the views from the course are spectacular. A good variety of holes and some challenging hills and undulations. Lots of blind shots can be a little frustrating with long grass and bushes to catch you out. The greens were in poor condition this year but it was still an enjoyable round with a welcoming clubhouse and reasonably priced drinks afterwards.

(Round played: Jul 2017 - Score: 108 Handicap: 27.2)
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Reviewed Mar 8 2017 by Chris S - rated 4 out of 5
course played very well, only downside was teeing off the mats. the downside of playing this time of year i guess. greens and fairways were superb for february.

(Round played: Feb 2017 - Score: 88 Handicap: 22)
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