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Gosforth Golf Club

Price Guide: ££££ | HIGHLY RECOMMENDED   Book Tee Times 

Gosforth Golf Club, Tyne and Wear is an 18 hole, par 69 (6084 yard), private, parkland golf course established in 1906.

Contact Information

Broadway East, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE3 5ER United Kingdom

Tel: 0191 285 6710

Golf Pro: Grahame Garland | Tel: 0191 285 0553

Website: http://www.gosforthgolfclub.co.uk
 

Tee Time Information

  • Midweek Guide: £29.00 per round *
  • Weekend Guide: £31.00 per round *

Book online: with golfnow.co.uk

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

Course Information:
18 holes | Par 69 | 6084 yards | Private | Parkland

Golf shop Changing roomsClubhouse BarFood

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  • Societies Accepted to Play
  • 7 Day Membership Available
  • 5 Day Membership Available

Gosforth Golf Club Reviews & Information


Golfshake Rating

  4.12

Golfshake Golf Course Rating from 118
Average Ratings
4.20 ... Overall Rating
4.20 ... The Course
4.26 ... Course Cond.
4.06 ... Facilities/Serv.
4.16 ... VFM
Addtional Ratings
4.04 ... Pace of play
4.48 ... Hospitality.
3.85 ... Prac. Facil.
4.22 ... Food + Drink
Reviews

118 ratings & 80 reviews on Golfshake. Ranked 1068 out of 2170.

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Highly Recommended 2020

What the club says: Gosforth Golf Club is a course of immense character. One of the major features of the course providing a test on many of the holes, is the Ouse Burn, which winds its way down the 18th and through the 4th on its way to the Tyne.

A steady mix of tough par 4s, testing par 5s and gentle par 3s ensure the course is an enjoyable test for golfers of all abilities.

At 432 yards from the medal tee, the 18th hole (pictured left) is undoubtedly the clubs signature hole and has often been referred to as the toughest finishing hole in Northumberland. The line of trees down the left and the infamous Ouse Burn on the right guarantee a challenging finishing hole which has put paid to many a good score in the past. However, after successfully negotiating the tee shot, the golfer is faced with a long, tough approach to a rolling green that appears to be far smaller than it actually is. Par is a good score!


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Reviewed Dec 24 2020 by Michael B - rated 4 out of 5
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Reviewed Sep 19 2020 by Tim A - rated 4 out of 5

Lovely

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Reviewed Sep 13 2020 by Mark T - rated 4 out of 5

1st visit this year

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Reviewed Sep 3 2020 by Daniel B - rated 3 out of 5
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Reviewed Aug 24 2020 by Ben C - rated 4 out of 5

Nice course good value

Nice course, quite short in distance but is tight in places with trees and rough making it a good test of straight hitting.
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Reviewed Aug 24 2020 by Ben C - rated 4 out of 5

Nice course good value

Nice course, quite short in distance but is tight in places with trees and rough making it a good test of straight hitting.
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Reviewed Aug 20 2020 by Daniel B - rated 3 out of 5
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Reviewed Aug 20 2020 by Daniel B - rated 3 out of 5
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Reviewed Jun 27 2020 by Graeme G - rated 5 out of 5

One of the best courses in the NE - an absolute gem

Tucked away and never played the course before (have walked along the bridle path etc). The front nine is tight and challenging but short enough to help you out. The back nine is a huge challenge - tight, picturesque fairways in super condition. The 15th is an absolute peach of a hole. My only criticism was that the 2nd has a temporary green. The pro shop was closed so we didn?t know and I over-clubbed by two clubs as used the watch for distance.
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Reviewed Jun 27 2020 by Graeme G - rated 5 out of 5

One of the best courses in the NE - an absolute gem

Tucked away and never played the course before (have walked along the bridle path etc). The front nine is tight and challenging but short enough to help you out. The back nine is a huge challenge - tight, picturesque fairways in super condition. The 15th is an absolute peach of a hole. My only criticism was that the 2nd has a temporary green. The pro shop was closed so we didn?t know and I over-clubbed by two clubs as used the watch for distance.
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Reviewed Jun 22 2020 by Harry L - rated 5 out of 5

Amazing course would totally recommend

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Reviewed Jun 22 2020 by Harry L - rated 5 out of 5

Amazing course would totally recommend

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Reviewed Jun 18 2020 by Michael B - rated 5 out of 5
Greens and fairways in excellent condition,worth a vist
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Reviewed May 21 2020 by Wayne B - rated 4 out of 5
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Reviewed Nov 14 2018 by Michael B - rated 5 out of 5
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Reviewed Oct 19 2018 by Robert C - rated 5 out of 5

Gosforth Report

Course in very good condition especially the greens, friendly staff.
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Reviewed Sep 5 2018 by Russell A - rated 5 out of 5
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Reviewed Aug 31 2018 by Wayne B - rated 5 out of 5

A very pleasant surprise

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Reviewed Jul 27 2018 by Mark H - rated 5 out of 5

A great mix of hazards!

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Reviewed Jun 6 2018 by Brian R - rated 4 out of 5
NICE COARSE BUT NEEDS TEES AND FAIRWAYS CUT BUT OVERALL A GOOD COARSE . VERY GOOD CATERING

(Round played: Jun 2018 - Score: 114 Handicap: 29.3)
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