Donnington Grove Country Club

Donnington Grove Country Club, Berkshire is an 18 hole par 72, 7108 yard, private, parkland golf course designed by Dave Thomas.

Contact Information

Grove Road, Donnington Grove, Berkshire, RG14 2LA United Kingdom

Tel: 01635 581000

Golf Pro: G. Williams

Website: http://www.donnington-grove.com
 

Tee Time Information

  • Midweek Guide: £35.00 per round *
  • Weekend Guide: £40.00 per round *

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Course Information:
18 holes | Par 72 | 7108 yards | Private | Parkland

Buggy HireGolf shop Changing roomsClubhouse BarFood Function Room Hire AccommodationHandicap required

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Donnington Grove Country Club Reviews & Information


Golfshake Rating

  3.84

Golfshake Golf Course Rating from 106
Average Ratings
4.03 ... Overall Rating
4.28 ... The Course
4.07 ... Course Cond.
3.90 ... Facilities/Serv.
3.91 ... VFM
Addtional Ratings
3.29 ... Pace of play
4.21 ... Hospitality.
3.36 ... Prac. Facil.
3.86 ... Food + Drink
Reviews

106 ratings & 72 reviews on Golfshake. Ranked 1545 out of 2102.

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Reviewed May 24 2019 by Andy C - rated 5 out of 5

What a gem!

What a course! Not played for at least 15 years and that is way too long. Very good condition, excellent layout and so great to play. Loved it and will be back very soon.

(Round played: May 2019 - Score: 95 Handicap: 19.1)
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Reviewed May 6 2019 by Jeff A - rated 3 out of 5

Good Course

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Reviewed Apr 10 2019 by Andy W - rated 5 out of 5

Gem

A gem of a course. Breath taking views on the front 9 only add to the quality of the experience. Lovely undulating fairways can lead you into deep traps that test your ability to escape.
The greens are superb, as is the rest of the course.
Although still excellent, the back 9 doesn't quite live up to the front 9.
A couple of long walks between tees, but it's not a major issue.
The hotel is also fantastic & the staff & food very good.
A 'must' stay & play if in the area
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Reviewed Oct 8 2018 by Leon D - rated 4 out of 5
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Reviewed Jul 18 2018 by Paul R - rated 4 out of 5

NIce Course worth a visit

Fairways parched but aren't they all at the moment, receptive greens and lots of sand if you're not careful. a good day and well worth the visit

(Round played: Jul 2018 - Score: 87 Handicap: 13.5)
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Reviewed Jun 26 2018 by Paul S - rated 5 out of 5

Beautiful location, superb course!

Played this course for the first time and will definitely return. The greens were immaculate and the fairways scorched by the recent heatwave and running very fast but nothing could deter from the pleasure of playing this course.

(Round played: Jun 2018 - Score: 126 Handicap: 26.7)
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Reviewed Jan 14 2018 by Anthony A - rated 4 out of 5
Great course, well kept greens in excellent condition. Will be visiting again in the summer.


(Round played: Jan 2018 - Score: 94 Handicap: 15.5)
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Reviewed Nov 20 2017 by Leon D - rated 3 out of 5
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Reviewed Nov 6 2017 by Tadd B - rated 4 out of 5

good course, well laid out

good course, in good condition with good facilities, good range, putting green. nice 2 course meal after with good playing partners

(Round played: Sep 2017 - Score: 81 Handicap: 4.3)
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Reviewed Oct 7 2017 by Peter S - rated 4 out of 5
Beautiful course and worth the visit. But you need to buggy or be fit as its a long walk, especially from the 9th green to the 10th tee.

(Round played: Sep 2017 - Score: 98 Handicap: 17)
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Reviewed Sep 26 2017 by Steve D - rated 4 out of 5

Lovely course

Just a bit boggy in places, and the walks between some holes is quite some distance. Good greens and a variety of holes.

(Round played: Sep 2017 - Score: 87 Handicap: 7.4)
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Reviewed Sep 25 2017 by Nicolas M - rated 4 out of 5
Nice course. Fair bit of walking required. Greens weren't at their best. just had been worked on and therefore really bumpy. Nice variety of holes.

(Round played: Apr 2017 - Score: 85 Handicap: 10.2)
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Reviewed Aug 12 2017 by Chris W - rated 4 out of 5
A good round on a nice course. Would play again. Always a warm welcome. Thanks

(Round played: May 2017 - Score: 90 Handicap: 15.6)
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Reviewed Aug 7 2017 by Roy W - rated 3 out of 5
went out after a match very slow course ok.Keep out of the sand bunkers .

(Round played: Jul 2017 - Score: 107 Handicap: 23.6)
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Reviewed Jun 29 2017 by Gerry I - rated 3 out of 5
long course after heavy rain even longer, but overall condition very good. Clubhouse and Pro shop very welcoming

(Round played: Jun 2017 - Score: 92 Handicap: 14.4)
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Reviewed May 12 2017 by Ian C - rated 4 out of 5
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Reviewed May 8 2017 by Tony C - rated 2 out of 5
Course was only good value having used Golf Now Tee Time costing ?17.
Bunkers had many stones which was not expected.
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Reviewed Apr 12 2017 by Rhys M - rated 2 out of 5
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Reviewed Mar 6 2017 by Steve R - rated 4 out of 5
A restriction on trollies but after heavy overnight rain the course was in pretty decent order.
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Reviewed Jan 31 2017 by Anthony A - rated 3 out of 5
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