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Hainault Golf Club

Price Guide: £££ | HIGHLY RECOMMENDED

Hainault Golf Club, Essex is a 36 hole, private, parkland golf course with the 18 hole, par 72 (6632 yard) Lower Course (1963) and the 18 hole, par 70 (5925 yard) Upper Course established in 1966.

Contact Information

Romford Road, Chigwell Row, Chigwell, Essex, IG7 4QW United Kingdom

Tel: 0208 501 2131

Golf Pro: Ben Lawson PGA / Steve Jackson PGA / Chris Ho | Tel: 020 8501 6268

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

Tee Time Information

  • Midweek Guide: £19.00 per round, £36.00 per day *
  • Weekend Guide: £27.00 per round, £50.00 per day *

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

Course Information:
36 holes | Par Lower Course 72; Upper Course 70 | Lower Course 6632; Upper Course 5925 yards | Private | Parkland

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

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Hainault Golf Club Reviews & Information


Golfshake Rating

  3.41

Golfshake Golf Course Rating from 576
Average Ratings
3.39 ... Overall Rating
3.49 ... The Course
3.05 ... Course Cond.
3.35 ... Facilities/Serv.
3.36 ... VFM
Addtional Ratings
3.32 ... Pace of play
3.20 ... Hospitality.
2.95 ... Prac. Facil.
3.16 ... Food + Drink
Reviews

576 ratings & 328 reviews on Golfshake. Ranked 1964 out of 2170.

HIGHLY RATED - 93% would play again or recommend

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What the club says: Hainault Golf Course actually consists of two 18 hole courses, both are spectacular.

The Upper Course

This course hugs the hillside closest to the country park. The course has tighter fairways and is more hilly than the lower course. Although it is shorter and has a par 70, the upper course is still a very good test and will punish the wayward golfer.

The Lower Course

This course hosted the 2003 Essex Amateur Championships final and was the first pay and play golf course to be awarded such a prestigious accolade. The course is a par 72 and is a very good test of the long hitter, rewarding accurate long tee shots, but punishing poor course strategy, beware not to be tempted to mimic Tiger!


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Reviewed Dec 23 2020 by John B - rated 3 out of 5
Great public course, two course option
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Reviewed Nov 6 2020 by Mick F - rated 4 out of 5

Big improvement

The layout of both courses are excellent although in the past the conditions haven?t been great. Since the new owners have taken over this has changed and is getting better all the time. The greens are in excellent condition despite the weather we have been getting recently. It?s been years since I?ve seen the 14th tee (top course) playable. Heads up for Golfshake, the S.I?s have been changed.
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Reviewed Nov 6 2020 by Mick F - rated 4 out of 5

Big improvement

The layout of both courses are excellent although in the past the conditions haven?t been great. Since the new owners have taken over this has changed and is getting better all the time. The greens are in excellent condition despite the weather we have been getting recently. It?s been years since I?ve seen the 14th tee (top course) playable. Heads up for Golfshake, the S.I?s have been changed.
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Reviewed Nov 2 2020 by crawley - rated 1 out of 5

absolute shambles

Played on Sat the 31st of Oct, paid full price for the old course. Fairways were woeful and under water greens. Not looked after by staff, upon finishing I informed them of the condition of the course however staff members were rude and didn't want to know. Absolute shambles, will never play there again
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Reviewed Oct 26 2020 by Brad - rated 5 out of 5

Brad Fenwick

Brilliant condition. Exceptional day for the 4 of us. Course was perfect the best I have seen it in years. Food in restaurant was great as well.
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Reviewed Oct 26 2020 by Essex - rated 5 out of 5

Mark Peterson

Fantastic condition. I played here last month and the turn around is unbelievable. Probably the best greens in Essex. Outstanding. 5stars*****
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Reviewed Oct 20 2020 by John S - rated 3 out of 5
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Reviewed Sep 21 2020 by Jamie C - rated 1 out of 5

Awful condition

The course is in shocking condition. I found out that their mower is broken so they cannot cut the fairways. This has been the case for 2 weeks. I mean surely they should have more than one? Also the fairways and rough are full of uneven lies and bare patches. The tees didn?t have grass on them and are uneven. The first tee on the bottom course is the most unbelievable tee I have ever seen! Not one blade of grass just dry dirt. They also charge full price!
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Reviewed Sep 21 2020 by Alan - rated 1 out of 5

Liam

Absolute joke terrible condition will not return do not play here! Much better options around the area
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Reviewed Sep 21 2020 by Mark - rated 1 out of 5

Bad condition

Used to be a nice place now it’s neglected and in terrible condition sad really
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Reviewed Sep 21 2020 by Bill - rated 1 out of 5

Terrible

The course is in terrible condition and the club still charge full value it is a rip off
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Reviewed Sep 21 2020 by James - rated 1 out of 5

Awful condition

Awful condition! No grass on tees. Fairways not cut for two weeks toilets disgusting bald patches all over fairways
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Reviewed Sep 21 2020 by Eddie A - rated 2 out of 5
Good Greens, rubbish fairways
Very unfriendly proshop
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Reviewed Sep 10 2020 by Steven W - rated 3 out of 5

Nice course

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Reviewed Sep 10 2020 by Asrah A - rated 4 out of 5
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Reviewed Sep 9 2020 by Charlie B - rated 3 out of 5

Nice Course

Lovely course, shame the guy in the pro shop was rude and particularly unhelpful. Have heard that the staff are rude from others who have played it but I didn?t believe it. Until I experienced it my self!
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Reviewed Sep 4 2020 by Mohamed M - rated 5 out of 5

WORTH PLACE TO PLAY

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Reviewed Sep 3 2020 by Ray R - rated 5 out of 5

Hainault Lower Course

Fantastic course worth visiting.
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Reviewed Aug 19 2020 by Simon M - rated 4 out of 5

Both course are great

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Reviewed Aug 5 2020 by Steve A - rated 3 out of 5

Good value course

Played a twilight round £15 after 2pm, very good value for money even thought greens had been heavily sanded.

(Round played: Aug 2020 - Score: 93 Handicap: 20.4)
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