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Breightmet Golf Club

Course Information

Breightmet GC straddles the borders of Bolton and Bury in Greater Manchester. It is an 18-hole, par 72 parkland course established in 1911. A friendly, private club that is warmly open to the public.

18 holes | Par 72 | 6,427 to 5,306 yards | Private | Parkland

Golf shop Changing roomsClubhouse BarFood Function Room Hire


Tee Time Information

Midweek Guide: £12.50 per round, offers available *

Weekend Guide: £15.00 per round, offers available *

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


Visitor Information

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

Restrictions: Maximum Handicap No Restriction


Contact Information

Address: Red Bridge, Ainsworth, Bolton, Greater Manchester, BL2 5PA United Kingdom

Tel: 01204 527381

Golf Pro: Jack Horrocks | Tel: 01204 27381 Option 3

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

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Breightmet Golf Club Reviews & Information


Golfshake Rating

  4.2

Golfshake Golf Course Rating from 69
Average Ratings
4.28 ... Overall Rating
4.21 ... The Course
4.45 ... Course Cond.
4.17 ... Facilities/Serv.
4.38 ... VFM
Addtional Ratings
4.55 ... Pace of play
4.36 ... Hospitality.
3.82 ... Prac. Facil.
4.10 ... Food + Drink
Reviews

69 ratings & 46 reviews on Golfshake. Ranked 910 out of 2170.

HIGHLY RATED - 97% would play again or recommend

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Reviewed Aug 23 2011 by John I - rated 4 out of 5
Brilliant course with excellent facilities. Very testing.
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Reviewed Aug 23 2011 by John I - rated 4 out of 5
Excellent course and quite testing.
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Reviewed Oct 25 2009 by Michael H - rated 5 out of 5
sheer quality
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Reviewed Jul 19 2009 by Tony B - rated 5 out of 5
Testing 18 holes set in undulating parkland with a stream and two reservoirs coming into play. (Additional 9 opened 2005).
Many of the holes demand tricky approach shot to elevated greens over the brook and for those who enjoy opening their shoulders there are four par 5's ranging from 489 to 547 yards. Green fees are 15.00 on weekdays. Wednesday is ladies day who have priority but there are only normally six or seven groups out.
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Reviewed Nov 4 2007 by Andy C - rated 4 out of 5
This is a testing course from the very first hole! There are plenty of 'ravines' to hit over and stray shots are punished by thick rough, and the meandering brook that traverses the course. However, the greens are excellent and run true and are not too overly undulating which enables the golfer to pull back his/her shots. A new 9 holes have recently been introduced (2 years old now) and are bedding in well.
The club house is welcoming and food and beverages are served almost daily. A new shop has also recently opened which supplies everything one would want.
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Reviewed May 5 2021 by Stefan X - rated 5 out of 5
Very very nice course, really well maintained. Some really tough holes.
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Reviewed May 4 2021 by Stefan X - rated 5 out of 5
Very very nice course, really well maintained. Some really tough holes.
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Reviewed Apr 22 2021 by David N - rated 4 out of 5

Back again

Played many years ago on the inaugural opening when my club played them in a comp really developing now will play again soon
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Reviewed Nov 2 2018 by Nick T - rated 5 out of 5

Lovely course

In great condition good challenge and variations of holes
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Reviewed Oct 20 2018 by Chris K - rated 4 out of 5

Good test

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Reviewed Aug 31 2018 by Wayne H - rated 5 out of 5

Great course great value for money really good food

Good course good food will return very welcoming

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Reviewed Jun 11 2018 by Ryan A - rated 4 out of 5

Great Track

Stunning views and challenging holes with top notch greens. One of the Best in Bolton

(Round played: Jun 2018 - Score: 96 Handicap: 28)
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Reviewed May 5 2018 by Martin W - rated 4 out of 5

Challenging Course

Lots of variety on this course and now in good condition with warmer / dryer weather. Great test and some long Par 5’s for the long hitters !

(Round played: May 2018 - Score: 93 Handicap: 17.6)
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Reviewed May 1 2018 by Stuart S - rated 4 out of 5

Great course.

A lot of time and effort have gone into this course since my last visit. It has a much nicer look about the whole place, they have tidied it up all over giving it a much nice look throughout. The young lady behind the bar is a real credit to the place and works really hard serving 2 bars at once and never has you waiting. Her father is a true gent and helps out if needed.

(Round played: Apr 2018 - Score: 90 Handicap: 16.2)
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Reviewed Apr 8 2018 by Chris M - rated 3 out of 5
Very good course. Intriguing lay out. Really enjoyed it. Plays longer than it looks.

(Round played: Apr 2018 - Score: 92 Handicap: 9.6)
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Reviewed Aug 11 2017 by Vincent M - rated 5 out of 5

Stunning Breightmet

This course deserves to be played it a great layout with plenty of interesting & challenging holes. ..it's in top condition at the moment. ..greens are true & without a blemish on any of them. ..fairways are well defined. ..credit to the greens staff & a hart felt welcome in the pro shop. ..could do with a bit more signage coming off the 8th to fine the 9th tee & the same coming off the 10th to find the 11th tee...the use of a few buggies would have helped my playing partners but I'm sure they will feel the benefits in a couple of days time lol.
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Reviewed May 4 2017 by Stuart S - rated 4 out of 5
This was the best condition of course we have played so far this year. Money and work has been done and the benefits are beginning to show through. Well done to al who have helped this course come on so much in the last 12 month.


(Round played: Apr 2017 - Score: 105 Handicap: 19.5)
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Reviewed Mar 29 2017 by Stuart G - rated 3 out of 5
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Reviewed Oct 30 2016 by Martin W - rated 5 out of 5

Great course with some very challenging holes - greens are very good.
(Round played: Oct 2016 - Score: 97 Handicap: 21.4)
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Reviewed Oct 28 2016 by Neil B - rated 3 out of 5
Probably played the course at it's worst time. It was extremely wet and very boggy in places. A course I would imagine in the summer, that tests golfers of all levels.
Hope to return when the weather picks up
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