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Houghwood Golf Club

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

Course Information

Houghwood Golf Club, Lancashire is an 18 hole, par 71 (6388 yard), private, parkland golf course designed by Neville Pearson.

18 holes | Par 71 | 6388 yards | Private | Parkland

Buggy HireGolf shop Changing roomsClubhouse BarFood Function Room Hire


Tee Time Information

Midweek Guide: From £20.00 per round *

Weekend Guide: From £25.00 per round *

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


Visitor Information

Varied deals for 2,3 & 4 balls with buggies food etc. available all week

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

Contact Information

Address: Billinge Hill, Crank Road, St Helens, Lancashire, WA11 8RL United Kingdom

Tel: 01744 894754

Golf Pro: Paul Dickenson | Tel: 01744 894444

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

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Houghwood Golf Club Reviews & Information


Golfshake Rating

  4.1

Golfshake Golf Course Rating from 212
Average Ratings
4.24 ... Overall Rating
4.29 ... The Course
4.10 ... Course Cond.
4.28 ... Facilities/Serv.
4.06 ... VFM
Addtional Ratings
3.93 ... Pace of play
4.19 ... Hospitality.
3.56 ... Prac. Facil.
3.90 ... Food + Drink
Reviews

212 ratings & 136 reviews on Golfshake. Ranked 1139 out of 2183.

HIGHLY RATED - 98% would play again or recommend

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What the club says: Houghwood Golf Club has a parkland golf course on the edge of the Lancashire Plain with spectacular views over to the Welsh Hills. Large receptive greens used all year and wide fairways provide a good test of golf without spoiling your enjoyment. Head Greenkeeper works closely with the STRI to produce consistently true putting surfaces.



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Reviewed Nov 25 2021 by Paul J - rated 4 out of 5

test of your game

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Reviewed Sep 15 2021 by Wayne H - rated 5 out of 5
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Reviewed Sep 7 2021 by Steven K - rated 4 out of 5

Shame about the weather!

Played for the first time as part of a society day - the weather was initially awful however it did calm & the curse did cope well with the excess water. Nice course, great views and as a lot of the fairways slope, a good challenge. Will go back soon, would like to experience a dry round there - well priced also.
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Reviewed Aug 30 2021 by John R - rated 4 out of 5
Greens fast good course you definitely need a buggy. ::))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))
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(Round played: Aug 2021 - Score: 99 Handicap: 19.1)
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Reviewed Jun 11 2021 by Stephen M - rated 4 out of 5

GET A BUGGY!

If you don’t get a buggy you’ll be blowing by the time you reach the 5th tee , I don’t think I’ve played a course that is built on such a slope I think there is only 3 flat holes on the whole course.

It’s a great track mind and if your slightly off your in all sort of trouble as the ground lays away from you plenty of blind shots also so a few lost balls that were in play but as couldn’t see the bounce no idea landing spot.

Greens were very good.

Only downside bar was closed after we finished at 9pm during June ???????

(Round played: Jun 2021 - Score: 102 Handicap: 18)
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Reviewed Jun 2 2021 by David Q - rated 5 out of 5
Nice course hilly so recommend getting a buggy . Greens are quick but consistent. Will definitely play again .

(Round played: Jun 2021 - Score: 103 Handicap: 25)
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Reviewed Jun 2 2021 by Phil L - rated 4 out of 5
Very good course in excellent condition, tests your game and your fitness.
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Reviewed Jun 1 2021 by James M - rated 5 out of 5
all 20 from our society had a fantastic time. real excellent quality all round in every aspect of the day

(Round played: May 2021 - Score: 94 Handicap: 20.5)
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Reviewed May 11 2021 by Kev D - rated 5 out of 5

Interesting Course,great condition

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Reviewed May 6 2021 by Kev D - rated 5 out of 5

Interesting Course,great condition

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Reviewed May 6 2021 by Kev D - rated 5 out of 5

Interesting Course,great condition

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Reviewed Sep 16 2020 by Philip O - rated 2 out of 5

Summer comp

No pick & place and ball constantly full of mud not enjoyable at all. Greens good but 1st cut to long.

(Round played: Sep 2020 - Score: 99 Handicap: 15.3)
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Reviewed Aug 24 2020 by Peter D - rated 5 out of 5
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Reviewed Aug 4 2020 by James N - rated 4 out of 5
Course was in great condition. Greens were very quick with some tricky pin positions. Only down side was the number of pitch marks on the greens. Amazed so many people don't repair them.

(Round played: Aug 2020 - Score: 91 Handicap: 13.7)
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Reviewed Jul 29 2020 by Matt S - rated 5 out of 5

Fantastic and challenging Course

A great course that is kept in fantastic condition. Extremely challenging!
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Reviewed Jul 25 2020 by Phil L - rated 2 out of 5

Not value for money

This course could be great but isn't. Greens were average, fairways had grass cuttings all over them, not worth the ?20 to play. Originally quoted ?25. We also spent the day following a 5 ball, enough said.
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Reviewed Jul 11 2020 by Graham R - rated 4 out of 5
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Reviewed Jun 2 2020 by Kevin P - rated 5 out of 5

Nice course

Course playing really well, lovely greens
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Reviewed Mar 20 2020 by Joe T - rated 5 out of 5

Lovely course

Despite the incredible adverse weather course very maintained and greens in excellent condition
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Reviewed Sep 5 2019 by Andrew H - rated 2 out of 5
Greens not very good today as they had been dressed. Louvely course tho with great views

(Round played: Sep 2019 - Score: 86 Handicap: 6.9)
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