Cavendish Golf Club

Cavendish Golf Club, Derbyshire is an 18 hole, par 68 (5721 yard), private, parkland golf course designed by Dr Alister MacKenzie

Contact Information

Gadley Lane, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 6XD United Kingdom

Tel: 01298 79708

Golf Pro: Joel Dowland | Tel: 01298 79708

Website: http://www.cavendishgolfclub.com
 

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  • Midweek Guide: £30.00 per round *
  • Weekend Guide: £30.00 per round *

Book online: with Teeofftimes.co.uk

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

Course Information:
18 holes | Par 68 | 5721 yards | Private | Parkland

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

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Cavendish Golf Club Reviews & Information


Golfshake Rating

  4.74

Golfshake Golf Course Rating from 77
Average Ratings
4.54 ... Overall Rating
4.56 ... The Course
4.61 ... Course Cond.
4.25 ... Facilities/Serv.
4.45 ... VFM
Addtional Ratings
4.57 ... Pace of play
4.71 ... Hospitality.
3.78 ... Prac. Facil.
4.26 ... Food + Drink
Reviews

77 ratings & 67 reviews on Golfshake. Ranked 90 out of 2122.

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What the club says: Cavendish, which opened in 1925, was designed by Dr Alister MacKenzie, and unlike many early courses has not been altered in response to today’s pressures. At 5721 yds off the medal tees, the course remains shorter than many, yet still fulfils MacKenzie's belief that length has nothing to do with the quality of a hole.

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Reviewed Oct 14 2019 by Jamie D - rated 5 out of 5
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Reviewed Sep 12 2019 by Richard N - rated 5 out of 5

Definitely one of the best courses I?ve played

Greens absolutely incredible.......receptive, fast but true
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Reviewed Sep 11 2019 by Richard N - rated 5 out of 5

Definitely one of the best courses I?ve played

Greens absolutely incredible.......receptive, fast but true
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Reviewed Sep 11 2019 by Richard N - rated 5 out of 5

Definitely one of the best courses I?ve played

Greens absolutely incredible.......receptive, fast but true
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Reviewed Sep 11 2019 by Richard N - rated 5 out of 5

Definitely one of the best courses I?ve played

Greens absolutely incredible.......receptive, fast but true
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Reviewed Sep 10 2019 by Richard N - rated 5 out of 5

Definitely one of the best courses I?ve played

Greens absolutely incredible.......receptive, fast but true
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Reviewed Aug 27 2019 by David L - rated 5 out of 5
We had a four ball on a lovely sunny day,the reception in the pro shop was excellent very accommodating young lady.made our round more enjoyable.There are challenging holes for high handicap?s and Low a great day had by all will definitely recommend to my mates.
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Reviewed Aug 17 2019 by Ben - rated 5 out of 5

Possibly the best value for money course in the country

An unbelievable course that was set up brilliantly. The work that has been done in the past 12 months is outstanding and has transformed this good course into a great club. The food was fantastic and a far sight better than it had been in previous years due to a new catering team. I would definitely recommend playing this course and I am going to join as a member, I enjoyed it that much.
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Reviewed Aug 13 2019 by Neil B - rated 5 out of 5

Outstanding golf course

This golf course truly is outstanding in its lay out, different aspects, beautiful vista's and the hard work the ground staff and patrons provide to keeping the course in such an excellent condition. It's a course I will be back to play over and over again.

(Round played: Aug 2019 - Score: 77 Handicap: 12.8)
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Reviewed Jun 24 2019 by Mark O - rated 5 out of 5

Lovely picturesque course, not a particularly long course compared to

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Reviewed May 28 2019 by Darren F - rated 5 out of 5

challenging but great

Fantastic course very challenging and really quick greens would love to play it again.

(Round played: May 2019 - Score: 86 Handicap: 13.6)
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Reviewed Apr 27 2019 by Bradley P - rated 5 out of 5

Fantastic course!

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Reviewed Apr 16 2019 by Keith D - rated 5 out of 5

Better than more famous Golf Courses

Played on Sunday morning 14-04. Booked an early tee online and had a small delay due to course thawing out which meant we sampled the hot drinks available in the friendly clubhouse. We?d only played 2 holes when we realised we were playing somewhere special.
A fabulous course which just got better.
Difficult to single out one hole as so many were fantastic- Every par 3, 3rd,5th,6th,9th,10th,11th and not forgetting the fabulous18th.
Members must pinch themselves every week at how blessed they are to play this fantastic course. Greens superb and afterwards really reasonably priced food in the bar- can?t wait to get back..
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Reviewed Apr 3 2019 by Timothy D - rated 5 out of 5

Great course great food

Enjoyed a great round of golf here on Tuesday the 2nd of April2019.Everybody welcoming .Had lunch in the clubhouse before round lovely homemade seafood pasta and traditional apple pie well done by the Italian chef and his wife best food I have ever had at a golf club.Greatround of golfing intrigueing golf course in great condition for the time of year.Thourghly recommend.
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Reviewed Apr 1 2019 by Thomas D - rated 5 out of 5

Great course. Lovely staff

Course is really well kept. Greens are excellent. The people in the pro-shop were so welcoming. Really enjoyed the place. Highly recommended.

















(Round played: Mar 2019 - Score: 94 Handicap: 22.3)
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Reviewed Jan 20 2019 by Stockport - rated 5 out of 5

The longest short course you'll ever play!

Cavendish is only 5700 yards long, but you will come off thinking that it's at least 1000 yards longer than that! Every hole is memorable, and at least four of them are among the best holes in the country!

Easily the best course in the county, and one of the very best inland courses in the north of England. Well worth the trip to Buxton - itself a lovely town to visit!

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Reviewed Sep 12 2018 by Neil B - rated 5 out of 5

Stunning course

First time playing the course. And what a Stunning course it is. The tee boxes, fairways and greens were in fabulous condition. The wet weather had flooded a few bunkers, but I didn't go in any, so the GUR didn't come into play for me. Absolutely immaculate views throughout the very picturesque golf course. I was told the course is quite hilly, but I found it to be relatively easy to get around with no major hills to navigate. As for navigation, the course is well marked and easy to plot your way around. All together I would recommend Cavendish golf club to anyone, whatever their level. One last point, I'd like to say a huge congratulations to the ground staff, who must work hard to maintain the course to such a high standard.

(Round played: Sep 2018 - Score: 83 Handicap: 13.8)
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Reviewed Aug 31 2018 by Eifion E - rated 4 out of 5
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Reviewed Aug 22 2018 by Karen Roche - rated 2 out of 5
We recently entered the mixed amam and although we enjoyed the course generally the greens were in very poor condition. There was no starter and very little food choice so probably wont return
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Reviewed Aug 8 2018 by Vince M - rated 4 out of 5
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