Houghwood Golf Club

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

Contact Information

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
 

Tee Time Information

  • Midweek Guide: From £20.00 per round *
  • Weekend Guide: From £25.00 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 71 | 6388 yards | Private | Parkland

Buggy HireGolf shop Changing roomsClubhouse BarFood Function Room Hire

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Visitors: 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

Houghwood Golf Club Reviews & Information


Golfshake Rating

  4.1

Golfshake Golf Course Rating from 198
Average Ratings
4.23 ... Overall Rating
4.28 ... The Course
4.00 ... Course Cond.
4.28 ... Facilities/Serv.
4.07 ... VFM
Addtional Ratings
3.95 ... Pace of play
4.24 ... Hospitality.
3.58 ... Prac. Facil.
4.05 ... Food + Drink
Reviews

198 ratings & 125 reviews on Golfshake. Ranked 1122 out of 2137.

HIGHLY RATED - 99% would play again or recommend

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Highly Recommended 2018

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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 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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Reviewed Aug 6 2019 by John P - rated 4 out of 5
Hard course to walk, if your not young and fit book a buggy especially if the weather is not good

(Round played: Aug 2019 - Score: 105 Handicap: 18.4)
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Reviewed Jul 23 2019 by Paul J - rated 4 out of 5

worth a visit

Well kept course in great condition with very good greens.
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Reviewed Jul 7 2019 by Manchester - rated 4 out of 5

Adam

Played on a sarurday afternoon. Course in very good condition, an interesting variety of holes which use the natural undulations well. The greens were good and true although not overly quick. We would certainly advise a buggy as this course would be tough to walk. The pace of play was a little slow as there was a comp on in front, given it was a weekend we understood this. The clubhouse was modern and service friendly. In summary a good days golf on a well maintained course. Well worth a visit.
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Reviewed Jun 21 2019 by Ian P - rated 5 out of 5
Brilliant course,club and hospitality.
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Reviewed Jun 7 2019 by Nick S - rated 4 out of 5

Great course

This is quite a challenging course but you need a buggy. you can also see the weather coming in from Liverpool so it gives time to prepare the waterproofs!

(Round played: Jun 2019 - Score: 86 Handicap: 17.3)
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Reviewed May 1 2019 by Liam R - rated 2 out of 5

absolute leg killer

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Reviewed Apr 15 2019 by Robert G - rated 4 out of 5
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Reviewed Mar 23 2019 by Tony C - rated 4 out of 5
Definitely a worthwhile course and facilities to visit particularly in the Autumn months when greens remain in play. Plenty of variance to the challenge of this course albeit, if not in great health, a buggy needed as some tee to greens can be testing.

(Round played: Mar 2019 - Score: 102 Handicap: 25.3)
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Reviewed Mar 9 2019 by Mark B - rated 4 out of 5
Wet+but+early+in+season+and+therefore+in
+great+condition.+Excellent+greens+and+v

ery+friendly+throughout.+Superb+value+ev
en+if+just+for+the+views.
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Reviewed Nov 13 2018 by Tony C - rated 4 out of 5
A very good course with great facilities. Plenty of must play holes that want you coming back for more. Greens in play most of the year which is a bonus when still playing in October and November.
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Reviewed Oct 20 2018 by Mark M - rated 4 out of 5

Great condition for October

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Reviewed Sep 22 2018 by Andrew H - rated 4 out of 5
Great course. Tough if waking and well worth getting a buggy. Some really great holes and overly views

(Round played: Sep 2018 - Score: 87 Handicap: 6)
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Reviewed Sep 22 2018 by Alan U - rated 4 out of 5

Good

Course was in noce condition. Some of the rough was slightly boggy but was to be expected after 2-3 days of heavy rain. Greens were aoft but i would expect that at this time of year

(Round played: Sep 2018 - Score: 89 Handicap: 19.4)
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Reviewed Aug 10 2018 by Stephen S - rated 5 out of 5
great+challenge+great+set+up.
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Reviewed Aug 3 2018 by John P - rated 4 out of 5
Good variety of holes, can be a little tiring would recommend a buggy. Good restaurant and bar.

(Round played: Aug 2018 - Score: 91 Handicap: 18)
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Reviewed Jul 24 2018 by James N - rated 4 out of 5
Course in good condition. couple of patchy greens but overall in great shape.

(Round played: Jul 2018 - Score: 91 Handicap: 15.5)
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Reviewed Jul 12 2018 by John H - rated 2 out of 5
Humid, course dry, greens not receptive until afternoon watering. Tees unable to take golf tee

(Round played: Jul 2018 - Score: 87 Handicap: 16.7)
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Reviewed Jun 8 2018 by Stephen M - rated 4 out of 5
Good test of golf , greens could have been a little quicker for me.

Keep the ball in play and you should be able to get a good score.

(Round played: Apr 2018 - Score: 94 Handicap: 18)
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