Cambridge Meridian Golf Club

Cambridge Meridian Golf Club, Cambridgeshire is an 18 hole, par 73 (6,700 yards), private, parkland golf course designed by Peter Alliss and Clive Clark.

Contact Information

Comberton Road, Toft, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB23 2RY United Kingdom

Tel: 01223 264 700

Golf Pro: Ian Cochrane | Tel: 01223 264 700

Website: http://www.cmgc.co.uk
 

Tee Time Information

  • Midweek Guide: £27.00 per round *
  • Weekend Guide: £35.00 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 73 | 6,700 yards | Private | Parkland

Driving rangeGolf club hireBuggy HireGolf shop Changing roomsClubhouse BarFood Function Room Hire

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Visitors: Previously known as the Cambridge National Golf Club

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

Cambridge Meridian Golf Club Reviews & Information


Golfshake Rating

  4.17

Golfshake Golf Course Rating from 142
Average Ratings
3.89 ... Overall Rating
4.01 ... The Course
3.58 ... Course Cond.
3.72 ... Facilities/Serv.
3.77 ... VFM
Addtional Ratings
3.94 ... Pace of play
4.09 ... Hospitality.
3.35 ... Prac. Facil.
3.50 ... Food + Drink
Reviews

142 ratings & 92 reviews on Golfshake. Ranked 1039 out of 2162.

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Reviewed Aug 20 2020 by Phil W - rated 1 out of 5

Scruffy.

Very poor tee beds. Greens slow and hairy, with holes in some. Poor bunkers. Some poor fairways. Nice lay out. Not too long but you need to plot your way around it. Good practice facilities with a small covered range, although you have to walk halfway down the first hole to get to it. Good social distancing and hygiene measures. Lovely pint of Estrella Galicia afterwards.

(Round played: Aug 2020 - Score: 79 Handicap: 10.2)
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Reviewed Jun 10 2020 by Jozef W - rated 1 out of 5
Meridian's new owners have all kinds of plans to improve the course and clubhouse but after a year ownership hardly anything has changed. The bunkers are still almost without sand, the greens terribly slow and damaged, the fairway are just playable bit it all looks rather poor. Practise facilities have new range balls but mats are ancient, no chipping or pitching on a practise green available and the same has to be said for the practise bunker which has more stones in it than a gravel. In short, the course layout is very nice and well established but not worth the membership money.

(Round played: Jun 2020 - Score: 100 Handicap: 16)
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Reviewed Jun 25 2020 by Robert T - rated 2 out of 5

Average

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Reviewed Apr 19 2019 by Kevin B. - rated 2 out of 5
Played here April 19.

I've always enjoyed playing Peter Alliss designed courses as they are good fun ,playable & well designed .However ,this was an exception & i didn't think it was that good.

Although it's not hilly it's a long walk round .The greens were the slowest i've see this winter & i play a different course each week .You had to push the ball at the hole .
Also ,the par 3s were uninspiring ,most of the par 5s you couldn't go for in two because the hole narrowed down and / or there was too much trouble near the green negating the effect of a good drive .Down 18 i hit a good drive but then just had to bunt an 8 iron down the fairway.On the sharp dogleg par 4 9th i hit a drive that carried the stream but then ran through the fairway into the rough & then couldn't go for the green .
Flagsticks didn't have the smaller distance flags on them & were not colour coded & some tee yardage posts were actually behind the tee instead of being alongside it & surprisingly i didn't notice anything on the course signifying the meridian line.
The pluses were that it is quite a peaceful place to play , there is a lot of gorse around the course which gives it visual appeal ,i liked holes 2, 8 ,11 & 14 & it 's quite nice sitting on the clubhouse terrace ( although the pub style picnic tables weren't very comfortable ) but overall there are too many shortcomings here .
Also ,although we played on the cheap day Monday it's overpriced for what it is & although we had a bit of a trek to get here i wouldn't return to play it again .

Kevin B.
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Reviewed Feb 13 2019 by George M - rated 2 out of 5
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Reviewed Feb 11 2019 by George M - rated 2 out of 5
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Reviewed Mar 28 2014 by GM - Cambridge - rated 2 out of 5
The biggest assest at this course is the course. The greens can be hit and miss, with the cups often crowned. Overall a good testing round of golf especially on a windy day, the long Par 3s are testers.
The welcome from the Manager is variable, some days it is difficult to get an anknowlegment from him. Shop staff good, Girls in Half way house good.
Food over priced, you may want to try the Blue Lion in Hardwick just up the road, a lot better. Be careful of the out of date soft drinks being sold in the half way house. Generally the soft drinks are over priced £2 a bottle. Drop into Tescos before you arrive. In Summary. Good challenging course. Some Staff members need to go on a customer care course. Food and drinks over rated and over priced.
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Reviewed Sep 19 2020 by Tony H - rated 3 out of 5
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(Round played: Sep 2020 - Score: 93 Handicap: 14.6)
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Reviewed Aug 14 2020 by Phil J - rated 3 out of 5

a thinkers course

long course but not designed for the bombers. you have to plot your way round taking driver sparingly. the greens could do with some maintenance, they needed a good cut and rolling, but overall a good course would recommend

(Round played: Aug 2020 - Score: 94 Handicap: 15.7)
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Reviewed Oct 30 2019 by Daniel S - rated 3 out of 5

Great course , only worth the money as twilight

well kept tricky course with a few surprises . not worth the full green fee , would only go at twilight .
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Reviewed Jun 5 2019 by Mark T - rated 3 out of 5

Cambridge Meridian

Played this course several times before. Always in decent condition, today was probably the best I have seen. Not that I did it justice.
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Reviewed Apr 18 2019 by Andy L - rated 3 out of 5
A nicely designed course with plenty of ditches to worry about. The bunkers need more sand and the greens needed cutting as they were very slow but overall worth a visit

(Round played: Apr 2019 - Score: 91 Handicap: 20.1)
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Reviewed Apr 16 2018 by Gerry S - rated 3 out of 5
very wet but in good condition bunkers full of water, facilities ok. Bar staff not very helpful.

(Round played: Apr 2018 - Score: 106 Handicap: 21.4)
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Reviewed Apr 10 2017 by Tony B - rated 3 out of 5
Was impressed by the course condition, especially the fairways. £23 for signed in member a bit much?

(Round played: Apr 2017 - Score: 87 Handicap: 14)
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Reviewed Mar 28 2017 by Allan M - rated 3 out of 5
good course with some difficult holes. greens good for time of year.

(Round played: Mar 2017 - Score: 99 Handicap: 17.6)
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Reviewed Nov 6 2016 by Robert H - rated 3 out of 5

For the time of year the course was well maintained

(Round played: Nov 2016 - Score: 91 Handicap: 18.7)
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Reviewed Oct 4 2015 by John M - rated 3 out of 5
This is a well kept course with tricky greens

(Round played: Sep 2015 - Score: 111 Handicap: 27.5)
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Reviewed Jun 23 2015 by Tony B - rated 3 out of 5
Course seemed in ok condition, not liking the £27 summer green fees, will go for twilight next time!

(Round played: Jun 2015 - Score: 99 Handicap: 18.3)
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Reviewed Apr 6 2015 by Gregory R - rated 3 out of 5
Well rounded full 18 hole course with a variation of challenges, some long holes
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Reviewed Mar 16 2015 by Tony B - rated 3 out of 5
Course was not in the best condition but playable.
As I was signed in by a member I got a midweek round for £20 which is quite good value!

(Round played: Mar 2015 - Score: 100 Handicap: 18.1)
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