Fynn Valley Golf Club

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Fynn Valley Golf Club, Suffolk is a parkland proprietary club with an 18 hole, par 70 (6032 yard) course, 9 hole par 3 course, golf range & modern facilities. England Golf\'s Most Welcoming Club 2017.

Contact Information

Witnesham, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP6 9JA United Kingdom

Tel: 01473 785267

Golf Pro: Shane Warren | Tel: 01473 785267 option 1

Website: http://www.fynn-valley.co.uk
 

Tee Time Information

  • Midweek Guide: £30.00 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:
27 holes | Par Main Course 70; 9 hole course 27 | Main Course 6032; 9 hole course 957 yards | Private | Parkland

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

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Visitors: All welcome
No handicap required
Club hire available
Dress code applies to 18 hole only
Electric buggies & trollies for hire
Groups welcome
Membership enquiries welcome
New Cafe Open for Breakfast & Lunch

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

Restrictions: Maximum Handicap No Restriction


Fynn Valley Golf Club Reviews & Information


Golfshake Rating

  4.04

Golfshake Golf Course Rating from 53
Average Ratings
3.78 ... Overall Rating
3.76 ... The Course
3.63 ... Course Cond.
4.02 ... Facilities/Serv.
3.78 ... VFM
Addtional Ratings
4.19 ... Pace of play
4.44 ... Hospitality.
3.75 ... Prac. Facil.
3.87 ... Food + Drink
Reviews

53 ratings & 38 reviews on Golfshake. Ranked 1237 out of 2137.

HIGHLY RATED - 97% would play again or recommend

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Reviewed Apr 27 2019 by Norwich - rated 2 out of 5

Poor Condition

Played the course twice this week, the course was in extremely poor condition.

Lots of work going on but everywhere is unfinished, it looks like they’ve started everywhere with no plan.

Green were especially poor, need watering & were the length of most clubs fairways.

New clubhouse is nice but took 55 mins to get a tuna sandwich & chips were stone cold. Was hardly anyone else eating either so not sure what the wait was.

I wouldn’t rush back to play anytime soon
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Reviewed May 30 2016 by James M - rated 2 out of 5
Was a great shame!!! Away on business and this course is part or my clubs reciprocal, so free round. Played off the whites, which were difficult to find at times, greens not too good and bunkers needed some sand in the ones I went in. I played 12 holes as was a little disappointed, 3 ball ahead were veeeeery slow, was expecting more from an evening round.
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Reviewed Jul 18 2015 by Peter K - rated 2 out of 5

Greens not at all receptive, bunkers like concrete, green-keeper decided it was a good idea to cut the aprons whilst we were putting out.

(Round played: Jul 2015 - Score: 97 Handicap: 25.8)
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Reviewed Apr 15 2015 by Jason H - rated 2 out of 5
Nice course with a nice clubhouse but the greens were pretty poor which lets down the course. Not the easiest to navigate either.

(Round played: Apr 2015 - Score: 120 Handicap: 19.4)
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Reviewed Aug 17 2012 by Colchester - rated 2 out of 5
Well, if you building an extension and you are short of some sand and ballast, there is plenty in the bunkers. Despite the wettest summer for years, someone seems to have dug the greens up and laid concrete instead. Nice layout,some really good holes, too many doglegs though, but the electricity pylons were a bit unnerving
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Reviewed Mar 1 2010 by Mike F - rated 2 out of 5
At £34.00 for a round on a Saturday at the end of February for such a distinctly average golf course is a rip off, I would expect the winter green fee here to be nearer £20.00 for value for money. Adding insult to injury are the numerous adverts around the course saying 2 course meat and 18 holes for £22.50 Monday to Friday!

The front 9 is pretty dull with few holes offering any real interest, the second 9 makes this course, far better designed holes and more pleasurable to play. (For the record I shot the same score on front and back 9 so this is not a rose tinted view).

The course does not drain very well and given the recent rainy season it showed as drives frequently landed and stopped almost instantly. The greens were reasonable, medium paced I'd say (unless putting down some of the severe slopes) with a few unexpected bobbles, I'll put this down to foot prints in the soft turf, should be a lot better in dryer times)

Overall, I'd play this course again in good conditions but at this price I'd give it a miss this time of year.
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Reviewed May 23 2018 by Mel P - rated 3 out of 5

Local course

Good practice
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Reviewed May 23 2018 by Mel P - rated 3 out of 5

Local course

Good practice
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Reviewed Aug 31 2017 by Matt H - rated 3 out of 5

Fun

Golfshake Team ReviewNice friendly course. Not the best condition I have ever played but its a nice layout.
The white tees are funny and hidden in places so grab a course guide.
The greens are fairly large and flat in places so don't read too much into the breaks.
Overall I would go and play again but probably woundn't go out of my way to.
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Reviewed Sep 8 2015 by Jamie C - rated 3 out of 5
Great practice facilities
Course is challenging, shame about the power pylons
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Reviewed Apr 20 2015 by Martin C - rated 3 out of 5
very friendly club have played previously and enjoyed it. However, greens currently suffering from a disease.

(Round played: Apr 2015 - Score: 98 Handicap: 21.9)
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Reviewed Jul 22 2014 by Andy M - rated 3 out of 5
Excellent fairways, although greens ok, albeit a bit patchy. Played £20 twilight (after 12:00) which is great

(Round played: Jul 2014 - Score: 103 Handicap: 18.6)
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Reviewed Nov 26 2013 by Peter C - rated 3 out of 5
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Reviewed Jul 15 2013 by Robert B - rated 3 out of 5
Bunkers are a disgrace, wrong sort of sand, not enough sand and full of stones, and make an observation and you get sarcasm !!!
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Reviewed Jun 1 2013 by Rob C - rated 3 out of 5
A bit of a mixed bag. Excellent facilities, including a driving range, and friendly staff. Course was tight on some holes but open on others, so a fair test of golf. Played during the first decent spell of weather all year and although the fairways and tee boxes were excellent, it was clear they were still preparing the greens for the summer season. Roughly 2/3 had a sand mixture on the surface making them unattractive, slow, and inconsistent. At £18 off peak it was a fair price and I'll play the course again, I just hope that all the work on the greens will have finished.
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Reviewed May 15 2013 by Andrew M - rated 3 out of 5
Good course spoilt by terrible bunkers. Handicap 18.6 score 84
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Reviewed Jun 2 2020 by Alan L - rated 4 out of 5
Green keepers have done a brilliant job
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Reviewed Feb 25 2019 by Alan L - rated 4 out of 5
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Reviewed Sep 25 2018 by Graham H - rated 4 out of 5

Brilliant course

As usual, a very entertaining course, with a lovely clubhouse. Both the course and the facilities are undergoing some serious development and this is definitely one to visit next year, when the majority is complete. The new clubhouse is huge and very modern. The course has had some adjustments to some of the holes, but the most tricky is the par 4 second, as you need to get the ball over the trees directly infront of the tee, or shape a driver round them - neither of which I managed - oops !! Apart from that, very enjoyable.

(Round played: Sep 2018 - Score: 97 Handicap: 24.4)
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Reviewed Jun 13 2018 by Alex H - rated 4 out of 5
lovely course and greens all ways in perfect condition
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