Billingbear Park Golf Course

Billingbear Park Golf Course, Berkshire an 18 hole club made up of two 9 hole (18 tee) courses, The Old and The New Courses. A public, parkland golf course.

Contact Information

The Straight Mile, Wokingham, Berkshire, RG40 5SJ United Kingdom

Tel: 01344 869259

Golf Pro: H.W. Blainey | Tel: 01344 869259

Website: http://www.billingbearpark.com
 

Tee Time Information

  • Midweek Guide: 9 holes Old course from £7.50; 9 holes New Course from £6; 18 holes also available *
  • Weekend Guide: 9 holes Old course £14.00; 9 holes New Course £7.00; 18 holes also available *

Book online: with golfnow.co.uk

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

Course Information:
18 holes | Public | Parkland

Golf club hireBuggy Hire Changing roomsClubhouse BarFood Function Room Hire Handicap required

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Visitors: We welcome visitors to Billingbear Park at any time of the day, Monday to Friday and at certain times on weekends and bank holidays. Visitors can book a tee time up to 2 weeks in advance, subject to tee time availability.

  • Societies Accepted to Play
  • Society Deals Available
  • Voucher Deals Available

Restrictions: Maximum Handicap No Restriction


Billingbear Park Golf Course Reviews & Information


Golfshake Rating

  4.13

Golfshake Golf Course Rating from 137
Average Ratings
4.11 ... Overall Rating
4.04 ... The Course
4.54 ... Course Cond.
3.98 ... Facilities/Serv.
4.10 ... VFM
Addtional Ratings
3.88 ... Pace of play
4.52 ... Hospitality.
3.48 ... Prac. Facil.
3.65 ... Food + Drink
Reviews

137 ratings & 90 reviews on Golfshake. Ranked 1122 out of 2162.

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What the club says: Our 18-hole 'pay and play' golf course complex is designed to be enjoyed by beginners and experienced players alike.

Whether as an experienced golfer you want to play The Old Course, for 9 or 18 holes of beautiful parkland golf, or sharpen up your short game on The New Course, a stunning 9-hole Par-3 course featuring two holes where your tee shot from the back tees are played entirely over water, Billingbear Park has a lot to offer. Many believe we have one of the best pay&play golf courses in Berkshire.


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Reviewed Oct 6 2020 by Adrian C - rated 4 out of 5

Great little course.

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Reviewed Jun 22 2020 by Jon B - rated 5 out of 5

Great course

Love the mix of the two courses to form an 18 hole round. The first the newer par three course, the second a proper 9 holes. Lets you get warmed up nicely but also provides a challenge for both new and experienced golfers alike.

(Round played: Jun 2020 - Score: 39 Handicap: )
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Reviewed Jun 13 2020 by Daphne F - rated 4 out of 5
The condition of the course is always excellent. It is not difficult to see that a lot of money is ploughed back into the course
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Reviewed Jun 5 2020 by George W - rated 5 out of 5

Great Nick

Great pay and play short course highly recommend it.
Great value for money, the staff were very friendly and helpful and considering the difficulties the course was in excellent condition

(Round played: Jun 2020 - Score: 33 Handicap: )
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Reviewed May 29 2020 by Daniel W - rated 4 out of 5
excellent given the very dry weather, fast greens, beautiful course and interesting holes with the use of water etc.

(Round played: May 2020 - Score: 49 Handicap: )
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Reviewed May 16 2020 by Jamie H - rated 5 out of 5

Great Condition , Great Fun.

First time playing in 9 years and what lovely track to blow the cobwebs off on. Played the 9 hole par 3. Greens in fantastic condition fairways too. Wonderfully helpful staff and great value for money. Definitely return to play the big 9.
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Reviewed Mar 21 2020 by Adrian C - rated 4 out of 5

great little course

course in excellent condition for time of year especially as the weather we have had of late., well worth a visit.
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Reviewed Oct 8 2019 by Melvern A - rated 4 out of 5

This is a fantastic little course worth a visit

This course is in fantastic condition the greens are in superb condition and the fairways
are in excellent condition.

(Round played: Oct 2019 - Score: 45 Handicap: )
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Reviewed Sep 2 2019 by Will G - rated 4 out of 5

Fantastic greens for a par 3 course

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Reviewed Jul 6 2019 by Adrian C - rated 4 out of 5
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Reviewed Jun 7 2019 by - rated 2 out of 5

9 Holer

Played here June 2019.

This is a 9 hole course that has some different tees if you go round again &.there is also a 9 hole par 3 course .
My first time here & although it's alright i probably wouldn't be that fussed about playing it again.

It's a fairly easy walking parkland course in pleasant surroundings ( it is very close to the M4 but surprisingly i didn't find myself being particularly aware of it) .
It was in good condition & the greens were nice to putt on however they were very firm & not receptive & hence it was tricky to get the ball pin high .
The pick of the holes for me was the 6th .On the par 3's ,i know there are different tee positions 2nd time around but i thought the bunker positioning could have been better on these holes.I also thought the bunker positioning could have been better generally on the course .

I also think the course is overpriced for what it is.The price quoted on a weekday afternoon was £23 & we got it much cheaper on Tee Off Times .
The par 3 course is fine for a knockabout .We played 9 on the main course & weren't enthused about going around it again & went & played the par 3 course .

The staff were friendly & polite on the visit but when i phoned up a few months before i felt the club were a bit inflexible & overly officious.When i saw a price on Tee Off Times i asked if we could play 9 on the main & 9 on the Par 3 instead of going round the main twice but surprisingly they said this would be more expensive to do this.

Kevin B.

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Reviewed Mar 17 2019 by Kane T - rated 5 out of 5

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course was in excellent condition considering the weather. Very exposed with very little in the way of shelter so if the weather is windy its a tough round

(Round played: Mar 2019 - Score: 88 Handicap: 22.7)
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Reviewed Feb 22 2019 by Melvern A - rated 5 out of 5

Fantastic course well worth a visit

The course was in fantastic condition for the time of year I have not played this course for three years the drainage work that has been done to this course has improved it out of all proportion congratulation
To the owners and greens staff for the fantastic job they have done.
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Reviewed Feb 13 2019 by Andy W - rated 3 out of 5

Fabulous greens

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Reviewed Jan 19 2019 by Brian L - rated 5 out of 5

Little wonder, we?ll worth a round

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Reviewed Jan 10 2019 by Matthew E - rated 5 out of 5

Great track

We played here 10.1.2019 the course was in great condition for the time of year and greens were in fantastic shape I would say up there with some of the best I have played on. I know many courses suffered this year due to the dry weather and billingbear looks to have coped really well.
Overall a very enjoyable day friendly staff and reasonably priced green fee. I will be back soon keep up the good work billingbear.
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Reviewed Sep 6 2018 by TR/Wokingham - rated 1 out of 5

In dreadful condition.

Used to play this course a lot & whilst I appreciate that we've not had the best summer for greenkeepers & that green tining needs to take place around now... these greens were absolutely atrocious yesterday. Tined but badly sanded. Bare in patches. Long grass in other patches. Bobbly and never true. Such a shame.
Members here are generally long-retired and tend to refuse to let groups behind through.
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Reviewed Aug 19 2018 by Colin D - rated 4 out of 5

Great course

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Reviewed Jun 20 2018 by Dermot F - rated 4 out of 5

Lovely course to play.

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Reviewed Jun 3 2018 by Keith S - rated 5 out of 5

Best pay and play around

Greens are truly superb for a "pay and play" course, and the whole course in excellent condition as always..
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