Double Tree by Hilton Forest Pines Spa & Golf Resort

Forest Pines Golf Club, Lincolnshire is a 27 hole complex made up of 3 loops of 9, the Forest, the Pines and the Beeches Course. A resort, parkland golf course designed by John Morgan in 1996.

Contact Information

Ermine Street, Broughton, Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire, DN20 0AQ United Kingdom

Tel: 01652 650756

Golf Pro: Matt Peacock

Website: http://www.qhotels.co.uk/our-locations/forest-pines-hotel-golf-resort/
 

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  • Midweek Guide: £35.00 per round; £45.00 per day *

Book online: with golfnow.co.uk

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Course Information:
27 holes | Resort | Parkland

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

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Double Tree by Hilton Forest Pines Spa & Golf Resort Reviews & Information


Golfshake Rating

  4.75

Golfshake Golf Course Rating from 293
Average Ratings
4.38 ... Overall Rating
4.57 ... The Course
4.44 ... Course Cond.
4.33 ... Facilities/Serv.
4.11 ... VFM
Addtional Ratings
3.86 ... Pace of play
4.39 ... Hospitality.
3.88 ... Prac. Facil.
3.96 ... Food + Drink
Reviews

293 ratings & 189 reviews on Golfshake. Ranked 105 out of 2162.

HIGHLY RATED - 97% would play again or recommend

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Highly Recommended 2018

What the club says: Forest Pines (Forest Pines)
The stunning championship layout at Forest Pines was opened in 1996 and has rapidly become one of the must play courses in the UK. The fairways twist and turn their way through majestic pines and then into open heathland and despite its tender years, Forest Pines is reminiscent of a more established championship course. Split into three 9 hole loops, the Pines, the Beeches and the Forest, it plays at 6,882 yards in its longest combination. Designed by John Morgan and constructed to exceptionally high standards, it was voted the best new course in England by Golf World magazine and Today's Golfer named rewarded the resort with the title of 'Best Golf Course in the East of England in 2018'


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Reviewed Sep 26 2020 by Christopher A - rated 5 out of 5

Chris

Played Forest nine and Pines nine.Both lovely courses - fair but challenging. The scenery around the course is gorgeous. You need a camera in addition to your clubs! You will not be disappointed. Need to go back and play thr beeches nine soon.
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Reviewed Sep 14 2020 by Adam M - rated 5 out of 5

Wow just wow

what can i say!! What a course.
Immaculate tee to green. Bunks in great positions. Treelined fairways from start to finish, but as long as you aren't horrendous off the tee they are plenty wide enough. Even if you do stay into the tree its quite forgiving under them, so you will normally find your ball. The layout of the course is great and we barely saw another group in front or behind us. The holes are very varied and each 1 as challenging as the last.
Everyone was very welcoming and the whole visit went without a blip( bar the hotel losing our dinner booking, which was sorted)
The only downside for us was the practice facilities. Driving range!! Bit disappointing, not even long enough to test the driver.
On the whole a great visit and have every intention of visiting again.
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Reviewed Aug 15 2020 by Leigh S - rated 5 out of 5

Fantastic course beautiful setting

Remember strict parking enforcement
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Reviewed Aug 10 2020 by David E - rated 4 out of 5

Tough track

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Reviewed Jul 16 2020 by Steven H - rated 4 out of 5

At one with trees

Needs more signage for tees, no obvious signs, so did not know where to find the next tee
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Reviewed Mar 10 2020 by Barry P - rated 1 out of 5

Forest Pines disappointing golf

Disappointing that only two of the 3 x 9 holes was in play. The lack of food or drink in the clubhouse very disappointing. A very souless course and clubhouse lacking the 3 in our party were all very disappointed so much that we left early without finishing the 2nd 18
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Reviewed Mar 10 2020 by Matthew A - rated 5 out of 5

Fantastic

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Reviewed Feb 28 2020 by James J - rated 5 out of 5

Fantastic Round - Forest & Beeches

In bleak winter weather, me (off 9) and a mate (off 6) decided to make the trip out to Forest Pines for a ?20 round. We were met with bright sunlight and lovely manicured holes and surroundings. The Forest Course was immaculate and such an interesting challenge - I'd give it 8.5 out of 10. Our second nine was Beeches which wasn't as good but still 7 out of 10. Both courses are a challenge, but Pines stands out for me as superb. The undulating fairways and greens plus the mature and huge pines mean you have to be accurate off the tee to give yourself a chance. We did find it amusing that it seemed to be very favourable to a draw player (my mate) and not a face player (me), so beware. The Pines 9 was closed but is one of the better ones out of the three. I would certainly say to aim for Forest and Pines or Pines and Forest if you are doing 18. But if you end up doing beeches you'll still have a really enjoyable round. The club house and catering are excellent and the staff were very engaged. Watch out for a recent change, you have to register your number plate with golf reception to get an all day parking pass ... or risk a fine. Go there and if the weather is good you will not be disappointed.
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Reviewed Nov 1 2019 by Richard K - rated 4 out of 5
Very nice course well worth ?25
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Reviewed Oct 10 2019 by Lynda R - rated 4 out of 5

Lovely set up

Great facilities but very slow play pace due to the amount of people they squeeze in. Makes play uncomfortable as you can have 3 sets of players queueing. Courses in good condition and apart from slow play it was value for money - just be prepared to take 5 hours to get around.

(Round played: Oct 2019 - Score: 110 Handicap: 24.9)
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Reviewed Sep 11 2019 by Mick P - rated 5 out of 5
Well run golf course and hotel
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Reviewed Sep 11 2019 by David H - rated 5 out of 5
brilliant course in fantastic condition. well worth the money and well worth a visit.
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Reviewed Sep 10 2019 by Steve - Cleveleys - rated 5 out of 5

Just Fantastic

Stayed and played at Forest Pines in July. All 3 courses were in fantastic condition, a really good test. Hotel and food excellent. Well worth the 2 and half hour journey.
Back there in a couple of weeks.
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Reviewed Sep 5 2019 by David P - rated 5 out of 5
Course in excellent condition and food good, staff very friendly. Great test for all level of golfers

(Round played: Sep 2019 - Score: 105 Handicap: 26.4)
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Reviewed Jul 10 2019 by David N - rated 5 out of 5

Home course

Always in great condition and has the feel of a special course. Greens quite quick especially if you leave yourself a downhiller.

(Round played: Jul 2019 - Score: 96 Handicap: 21.4)
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Reviewed Jun 1 2019 by John C - rated 5 out of 5

My home course

My home course is 30 miles from home because it?s so good
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Reviewed May 24 2019 by Grahame A - rated 4 out of 5
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Reviewed May 2 2019 by Patricia N - rated 5 out of 5

Lovely Condition

Beautiful course in lovely condition. Not easy , you have to be straight and some of the greens are very small and very heavily bunkered making accurate approach shots a must.

(Round played: May 2019 - Score: 111 Handicap: 29.5)
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Reviewed Apr 21 2019 by Adrian F - rated 5 out of 5
Amazing golf courses with fantastic facilities.Lots and lots of trees as you can imagine. Every hole was different. A joy to play

(Round played: Apr 2019 - Score: 97 Handicap: )
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Reviewed Mar 29 2019 by Andrew P - rated 4 out of 5

Great Stay and Play facility

Great hotel,spa and gym linked to a cracking golf courses of 3 loops of nine. Pace of play good. Food and beverages great.

(Round played: Mar 2019 - Score: 96 Handicap: 17.9)
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