Blackwell Golf Club

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Blackwell Golf Club, Worcestershire is an 18 hole, par 71 (6283 yard), private, parkland golf course.

Contact Information

Blackwell, Bromsgrove, Worcester, Worcestershire, B60 1PY United Kingdom

Tel: 0121 445 1994

Golf Pro: Dan Cummins | Tel: 0121 445 3113

Website: http://www.blackwellgolfclub.com
 

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  • Midweek Guide: £80.00 per day *
  • Weekend Guide: £65.00 per round *

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Golfshake Rating

  4.29

Golfshake Golf Course Rating from 33
Average Ratings
4.03 ... Overall Rating
4.06 ... The Course
4.67 ... Course Cond.
3.94 ... Facilities/Serv.
3.74 ... VFM
Addtional Ratings
3.67 ... Pace of play
4.33 ... Hospitality.
3.00 ... Prac. Facil.
3.50 ... Food + Drink
Reviews

33 ratings & 29 reviews on Golfshake. Ranked 724 out of 1971.

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What the club says: Blackwell Golf Club was founded in 1893 by five men, four prominent local businessmen and the other the local curate from St Catherine's Church in Blackwell. The original course was built on part of the Hewell Grange Estate, owned by Viscount Windsor, and a local golf professional C W Cunningham was commissioned, for a fee of £1.5s.0d, to plan the original nine hole lay-out.
Today - Blackwell is a traditional English mature parkland course measuring 6283 yards from the white tees with a par of 70 (sss.71).


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Reviewed Nov 14 2018 by Clive M - rated 4 out of 5

Great Course

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Reviewed Jul 5 2018 by Russ R - rated 4 out of 5

Midland golf challenge 2018

£57 a day for the trio of courses, Blackwell outstanding condition, tees especially seeing as the drought condition for last 5-6 weeks. greens very good and perfect for well hit wedges and irons.


my best driver 362yrds par 5 12th :-) wedge in. 13th is a great hole infact I love the place. solid fairways but perfect lies everywhere.

(Round played: Jul 2018 - Score: 71 Handicap: )
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Reviewed Nov 24 2017 by patrick - rated 3 out of 5

Solid course but left a bit underwhelmed

Came here with perhaps unreasonable expectations having been told it was the best in the midlands, but both myself and my partner agreed that all in all it flattered to decieve. Considering it was late November you could tell the condition was generally excellent, with some classy bunkering, carpet like (if frosty!) greens, but with a few too many so so holes, particuarly on the back nine, and an at times uninspiring layout. The plot of land at times felt too small for a golf course - some of the holes felt shoehorned in to make up the 18, with tee boxes and greens regularly crossing over each other. The clubhouse, likewise, is a lovely old building but the interior was in pretty dire need of an update!

That said, if you come not expecting the birmingham augusta, it is still a good course in excellent condition. Many holes are great, particuarly (for me) the par 3 over water 9th and a heavily bunkered par 4 10th reminiscent of sunningdale and more good holes than average ones. If it were at its best all the way round im sure it would be rated much more highly!
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Reviewed Apr 23 2017 by Anthony K - rated 5 out of 5
A very interesting and challenging layout. The course was presented in great condition although greens were a touch on the slow side. A delightful and traditional clubhouse with a fantastic array of food and beverage options. All in all a fabulous experience.

(Round played: Apr 2017 - Score: 93 Handicap: 20.3)
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Reviewed Mar 27 2017 by Russ R - rated 4 out of 5
What a lovely place, pro was welcoming and helpful (always a must for me) visitors changing rooms excellent with towels for after game shower. Course is truly awesome and your going to need a few rounds to master it. Only downside the greens had been freshly hollow tined and sanded so a lottery.

Chipping/pitching area at front near barrier and indoor nets behind pro shop just the job

I'll 100% be back for sure, great day out with Tony @ TeeTours £40 for this gem :-)

Sadly i played like a plank all day but two birdies 17,18 made it all better lol.
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Reviewed Feb 20 2017 by James - rated 5 out of 5
Excellent course in great condition.
If your bothered about the decor in a club house then you may think it should be updated. I'm not, I pay for the course and believe this place is worth the green fee. All staff and members were welcoming.
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Reviewed Nov 22 2016 by Mark B - rated 4 out of 5

Fortunate to get an invite to friends 50th birthday golf day which was at Blackwell. From what I have been told it is not easy to get a game there unless with a member. Bearing that in mind they were very welcoming in the Pro Shop and Club House. The course obviously gets plenty of care and attention as it looked and was in very good condition. The greens were slow though which initially took getting used to as you could leave puts short on a downhill putt!
Overall though a really interesting and challenging layout with a couple of shortish Par 5's and a few long par 3's one of which famously Augusta 12th was modelled on.

(Round played: Nov 2016 - Score: 86 Handicap: 13.9)
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Reviewed Jul 25 2016 by Mel T - rated 5 out of 5
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Reviewed Jul 21 2016 by Martin P - rated 1 out of 5
Course was over rated, greens were terrible, fairways were like rough, the clubhouse was old and tatty also the people weren\'t welcoming. The green fees were too expensive and I don\'t think I\'ll be playing again. Score: 75 hcp: 7.1
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Reviewed Jul 6 2016 by Ben M - rated 4 out of 5
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Reviewed Jun 22 2016 by Nigel F - rated 5 out of 5
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Reviewed Apr 7 2016 by Jason B - rated 5 out of 5
Excellent course rated in the top 100 in England , heavy due for the first 9 holes and sun came out for back 6 holes - superb course and very quiet . Awesome day at Blackwell

(Round played: Apr 2016 - Score: 83 Handicap: 6.7)
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Reviewed Mar 28 2016 by Mike Harrigan - rated 2 out of 5
Condition excellent. However, a very humdrum course. You have to hit a truly awful shot to possibly lose a ball. A good course for the higher handicap player who wants a course to themselves. PS the clubhouse was very tired and tatty.
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Reviewed Mar 26 2016 by Graham T - rated 4 out of 5
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Reviewed Oct 29 2015 by Steve B - rated 5 out of 5
Played on lovely autumn day, course was in excellent condition and greens were very good. Played as part of their Winter offer, which is very good value for money. Would definitely look to play again in Spring.

(Round played: Oct 2015 - Score: 97 Handicap: 18.5)
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Reviewed Sep 11 2015 by Peter Hunter - rated 3 out of 5
Wet September day, course was ok clubhouse old and tired, 1 or 2 memorable holes but not as good as I was expecting although quite
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Reviewed Sep 5 2015 by adams a - rated 2 out of 5
Nothing special was expecting so much more, really dated clubhouse and not the most friendly of welcomes, course was ok but certainly doesn't justify the green fee
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Reviewed Sep 3 2015 by Paul B - rated 3 out of 5
Very challenging greens, good design with varying challenges.

(Round played: Sep 2015 - Score: 98 Handicap: 23.1)
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Reviewed Aug 30 2015 by Patrick duffy - rated 2 out of 5
Course is nice and hardly anyone played it but isn't a favourite and looks a little and felt tired
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Reviewed Jun 24 2015 by Jason M - rated 4 out of 5

The opportunity to play Blackwell again, never disappoints. Always a pleasure even when your game is not up to the course

(Round played: Jun 2015 - Score: 94 Handicap: 21)
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Course Information:
18 holes | Par 71 | 6283 yards | Private | Parkland

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