High Throston Golf Club

High Throston Golf Club, County Durham is an 18 hole, par 71 (6247 yard), private, parkland golf course established in 2000.

Contact Information

Hart Lane, Hartlepool, County Durham, TS26 0JZ United Kingdom

Tel: 01429 275325
 

Tee Time Information

  • Midweek Guide: £16.00 weekdays *
  • Weekend Guide: £20.00 weekends *

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

Course Information:
18 holes | Par 71 | 6247 yards | Private | Parkland

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High Throston Golf Club Reviews & Information


Golfshake Rating

  3.53

Golfshake Golf Course Rating from 139
Average Ratings
3.34 ... Overall Rating
3.59 ... The Course
3.55 ... Course Cond.
2.35 ... Facilities/Serv.
3.37 ... VFM
Addtional Ratings
3.80 ... Pace of play
4.00 ... Hospitality.
2.56 ... Prac. Facil.
2.17 ... Food + Drink
Reviews

139 ratings & 95 reviews on Golfshake. Ranked 1900 out of 2137.

HIGHLY RATED - 94% would play again or recommend

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Reviewed Nov 26 2018 by George K - rated 3 out of 5
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Reviewed Apr 16 2018 by Mark P - rated 4 out of 5

Good Course

Course drains pretty well, which makes it an ideal winter choice, and was in pretty good condition. Some people seemed to have been unable to repair pitch marks and replace divots, but that's no fault of the course. Always good value and some spectacular views.

(Round played: Apr 2018 - Score: 85 Handicap: 12.5)
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Reviewed Jan 3 2018 by James, Billingham - rated 2 out of 5

Unsure.

Disappointed having had good reviews from others. Think the heavy wind may have tainted the course slightly for me, but cons amongst other things (in order of experiencing them); the green fees cannot be paid using a debit/credit card, the rough is SO thick, that I lost 4/5 balls today having only just missed the fairway, there are no yardage markers around the course making it difficult for a visitor, the layout of the holes is cramped to a point where on one occasion we played towards the 16th green from the 14th tee box mistakenly, the slow pace of play from other golfers on the course was drastic. With their being a wind turbine situated at the top end of the course, I imagine that wind it prevalent, and think there are only 3/18 holes where you play WITH the prevailing wind and the rest are into it or across it, which is quite challenging/frustrating.
On the plus side, the condition of the fairways and greens was genuinely excellent given that i've had to play it due to my club being closed due to wet conditions. Will try again in the summer.
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Reviewed Mar 24 2017 by Sean M - rated 3 out of 5
Still a little bit wet on some parts but was OK for time of year

(Round played: Mar 2017 - Score: 105 Handicap: 26.6)
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Reviewed Jul 13 2016 by Maurice B - rated 4 out of 5
course was in a lot better state than last time I played this course. Pity about being no club house

(Round played: Jul 2016 - Score: 94 Handicap: 19.4)
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Reviewed Dec 27 2015 by Paul H - rated 3 out of 5

The course was a very good one for first time golfers. Good open fairways but could do with tee boxes being improved also the greens need a little improvement too. Would have been better at the time if the club house was open. Would recommend this course to all friends very enjoyable.
(Round played: Dec 2015 - Score: 90 Handicap: 0)
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Reviewed Nov 22 2015 by Craig M - rated 3 out of 5

In good condition to say how the weather as been. Abit windy but always is.
(Round played: Nov 2015 - Score: 85 Handicap: 19.4)
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Reviewed Aug 3 2015 by Toby K - rated 3 out of 5

Only lacking a clubhouse and bunkers could do some more sand

(Round played: Aug 2015 - Score: 88 Handicap: 15.8)
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Reviewed Jul 26 2013 by Rocha. Yarm - rated 3 out of 5
Not a bad course but not a great course! Has a few challenging holes, sand could be better/deeper & fairways interlock too much! you really cant loose a ball! perfect for a beginner..
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Reviewed Nov 19 2019 by Mick M - rated 2 out of 5

Last minute

Always available but course needs lots of work ok for a hack
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Reviewed Jun 7 2019 by Alec H - rated 4 out of 5
Course is looking good. the greens are pretty true but a few are not at their best. Always a good course to play, but best when not too windy

(Round played: Jun 2019 - Score: 93 Handicap: 18.9)
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Reviewed May 16 2019 by Dean R - rated 2 out of 5
Course layout is good - greens are poor
no facilities despite having a lovely big 'empty' building
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Reviewed Aug 14 2018 by Robert D - rated 4 out of 5
Good course, can be testing, great views whilst playing, would play again.

(Round played: Aug 2018 - Score: 114 Handicap: 28)
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Reviewed Jul 1 2018 by Michael W - rated 3 out of 5
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Reviewed Jun 23 2018 by Connor - rated 4 out of 5
Quite an open course with few trees\\It was very windy when I played but there was a weather warning for wind so it may not have been the best day for it!\\£17 for 18 holes. A couple of the greens were covered in leaves but that was probably down to the wind.\\Big hill from the 10th green to the 11th tee\\Quite a hill to the 16th tee too\\Nicely set out course but no clubhouse as such
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Reviewed Jun 16 2018 by Wayne S - rated 4 out of 5

Great course

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Reviewed May 12 2018 by Andrew B - rated 2 out of 5
No club house big let down
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Reviewed Apr 24 2018 by hartlepool-golf - rated 3 out of 5

good course

played saturday 21st April. played as a single. Greens are quite slow and not much movement, only one hole i couldnt putt straight too. left a few short due to the slowness of the greens. The rough makes the course look easy as there isnt many trees or bushes to hit. Except the rough swallows balls. Miss the green by 2 inches, spend your full 5 minutes looking for it. If it hasnt sat on top of a bit of rough its swallowed by rough that must be around 3-5 inches deep and very thick. course layout is pretty good and the top of the hill can get a bit windy, but not when i played. Pace of play i didnt have a problem. I didnt meet the two ball in front of me and the two ball on buggies behind me never caught up to me.
need to pay by cash as no card payment device. no clubhouse to talk of, small seating area and snacks and tea coffee available.
£10 for 9 holes £16 for 18 holes £20 on weekends.
visitors are advised to get the map and the scorecard at the desk, I had to help two visitors on the 17th fairway looking for the 13th.
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Reviewed Mar 31 2018 by Andy D - rated 3 out of 5

Enjoyable for high handicaps

In decent condition considering recent weather. The Hill before the 11th will put off some less mobile golfers. The smaller hill before the 16th is wayyy to steep. That needs addressing. Borderline dangerous to go up in spikes.
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Reviewed Mar 23 2018 by Geoffrey H - rated 4 out of 5
Great course always a reliable venue, very well kept.
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