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Colchester Golf Club

Price Guide: £££££ | HIGHLY RECOMMENDED

Course Information

Colchester Golf Club is an 18 hole, par 70 (6357 yards) private, parkland golf course designed by James Braid.

18 holes | Par 70 | 6357 yards | Private | Parkland

Driving rangeBuggy HireGolf shop Changing roomsClubhouse BarFood Function Room Hire


Tee Time Information

Midweek Guide: £45.00 per round *

Weekend Guide: £50.00 per round *

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


Visitor Information

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

Contact Information

Address: 21 Braiswick, Colchester, Essex, CO4 5AU United Kingdom

Tel: 01206 853396

Golf Pro: Mark Baker & Chris Cutchie | Tel: 01206 853920

Website: http://www.colchestergolfclub.com

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Colchester Golf Club Reviews & Information


Golfshake Rating

  3.65

Golfshake Golf Course Rating from 45
Average Ratings
4.11 ... Overall Rating
4.17 ... The Course
4.00 ... Course Cond.
4.07 ... Facilities/Serv.
3.93 ... VFM
Addtional Ratings
3.57 ... Pace of play
4.21 ... Hospitality.
3.50 ... Prac. Facil.
3.86 ... Food + Drink
Reviews

45 ratings & 33 reviews on Golfshake. Ranked 1807 out of 2183.

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Reviewed Feb 18 2017 by Scott W - rated 2 out of 5
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Reviewed Oct 18 2010 by Steve W - rated 2 out of 5
Ok a nice setting!
Urm...am i still in 1905? seems like the club is, it is like old technology its boring! short flat uninteresting if you are over 85 i suppose it is a test..the attitude is pathetic! grumpy old men..ok i am only 35 but still.
i heard alot of mixed feedback on the course but was looking for course in the area as had a long golfing weekend at stoke by nayland it was more modern friendly and interesting, aslo played lexden wood and five lakes these 3 are recomended!
braiaswick on the other hand-rude members, nice golf pro, very average course, Extremely overpriced to say the least! think to play elswehere!
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Reviewed Aug 15 2019 by Shaun M - rated 3 out of 5

Don't forget your Driver

Deceptively long course, if you don't hit long then second shots into the green are 180+. Not a bad thing as it tests your driving. Greens very well paced, ball rolls lovely. Fairways patchy but thats the same everywhere this time of year. Bunkers could do with some work. A number of holes you have to drive over the previous green, can hold up play.
We played twilight and the members refused to let a two ball through at any stage, sometimes we were on the tee with a four ball. Some work to be done here.
Staff very friendly, particularly the pro shop assistant. Bellisima.

(Round played: Aug 2019 - Score: 83 Handicap: 12.3)
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Reviewed Aug 4 2019 by John M - rated 3 out of 5
Very tidy and enjoyable venue
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Reviewed Mar 24 2019 by Colin B - rated 3 out of 5

Average

The Colchester golf course was not as well looked after as I thought it would be but still a quality course. We had to play off lots of temporary tees which is always disappointing but nobody?s fault I guess. The weather hasn?t been too bad up till now though.
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Reviewed Aug 2 2016 by Scott W - rated 3 out of 5

nice golf course. The staff were friendly on arrival. was on a society day and it was well organised. The course was a nice layout and the fairways were cut nicely. The greens were fast and true. A nice test of golf. Need your putting A game to score well. a good day out.

(Round played: Jun 2016 - Score: 95 Handicap: 11.2)
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Reviewed May 13 2012 by Paul S - rated 3 out of 5
Played the course on Saturday 12 May 2012 with a member. Quite a friendly club. The grass had been left quite long in all areas, probably because of the heather rain over the past couple of weeks. Still playing in quite good condition. Interesting holes which, although they are quite close together, all seem separate. Lots of mature trees and different features on most holes. Well worth playing again.

(Round played: May 2012 - Score: 94 Handicap: 16.6)
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Reviewed Jun 5 2009 by Andrew B - rated 3 out of 5
Me (H 15) and my wife (H 29) played Colchester on 5th June. Pro was very friendly and club facilities are OK. Greens were a bit lush and slow in places, and quicker in others so a bit frustrating. Otherwise the course is in very good condition and a fair challenge - if a little short. The Par3's though are a good test.
We played on a 2-4-1 voucher so ended up as £21 per person which is good value. Would not have been good value at £42 per round each!
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Reviewed Nov 25 2021 by Martin G - rated 4 out of 5
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Reviewed Sep 21 2021 by Robert C - rated 4 out of 5
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Reviewed Jan 19 2021 by Matt B - rated 4 out of 5
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Reviewed Mar 12 2019 by Buster C - rated 4 out of 5

Nice course

Considering the amount of rain, the course is in good condition and played well

(Round played: Mar 2019 - Score: 87 Handicap: 17.2)
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Reviewed Sep 17 2018 by Michael G - rated 4 out of 5
Course playing nicely. If not a member highly encourage playing twighlight. Terrific greens.

(Round played: Sep 2018 - Score: 80 Handicap: 11.3)
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Reviewed Jun 4 2018 by Terry D - rated 4 out of 5

Great Course

Great Course and is in suburb condition.
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Reviewed Apr 21 2017 by Colchester - rated 4 out of 5
Outstanding course, best in the area by far. Good golf challenge and impressed by bar and food offered. We paid twilight fee of £25 after 3pm (£15 for 9 holes) which was great value and whizzed round. Perfect for after-work golf or slipping off early from the office. Just don't tell the boss!!
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Reviewed Apr 17 2017 by Andrew H - rated 4 out of 5

Course was in very good condition apart from a couple of patches on some greens .
(Round played: Apr 2017 - Score: 90 Handicap: 19.7)
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Reviewed Mar 26 2017 by Steve M - rated 4 out of 5
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Reviewed Feb 17 2017 by Micky D - rated 4 out of 5

Lovely course. Best greens in Colchester by far ! A true awesome golf course
(Round played: Feb 2017 - Score: 87 Handicap: 0)
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Reviewed Sep 9 2016 by Gary G - rated 4 out of 5
A very well laid out but compact course rewards a good shot and punishes a bad one but not too extreme.

(Round played: Sep 2016 - Score: 87 Handicap: 18)
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Reviewed Jul 18 2016 by Joe J - rated 4 out of 5

Play this course as often as I can, it's always in good condition.

(Round played: Apr 2016 - Score: 88 Handicap: 16.5)
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