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Knighton Heath Golf Club

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

Course Information

Knighton Heath Golf Club, Dorset is an 18 hole, par 70 (6065 yard), private, heathland golf course

18 holes | Par 70 | 6065 yards | Private | Heathland

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


Tee Time Information

Midweek Guide: £39 pp summer / £ 26 pp winter *

Weekend Guide: £46 pp summer / £ 36 pp winter *

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


Visitor Information

Seniors & Ladies are very active sections within the club with Mondays & Tuesdays, respectively being their preferred day to play.

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

Contact Information

Address: Francis Avenue, West Howe, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH11 8NX United Kingdom

Tel: 01202 572633

Golf Pro: Andy Windsor | Tel: 01202 578275

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

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Knighton Heath Golf Club Reviews & Information


Golfshake Rating

  4.25

Golfshake Golf Course Rating from 43
Average Ratings
4.02 ... Overall Rating
4.17 ... The Course
4.40 ... Course Cond.
3.75 ... Facilities/Serv.
3.95 ... VFM
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4.20 ... Pace of play
4.30 ... Hospitality.
3.20 ... Prac. Facil.
3.80 ... Food + Drink
Reviews

43 ratings & 32 reviews on Golfshake. Ranked 841 out of 2183.

HIGHLY RATED - 96% would play again or recommend

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What the club says: Knighton Heath Golf Club is situated just north of Poole and it is a fine heath land golf course noted for its warm welcome to members and visitors alike, offering some of the best golf in Dorset. The course measures 6065 yards from the back, (blue), tees but do not let this fool you into thinking it will be easy! You will need to plot your way around the course which is heavily tree-lined with some narrow fairways. The greens are always in superb condition and the course presents an excellent test of golf for players of all standards. The ladies course measures 5474 yards.



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Reviewed Jun 9 2021 by Robin R - rated 4 out of 5

Excellent course - need to hit straight!

Great course - well worth a visit. Avoid wayward shots - or take plenty of spare balls.

(Round played: Jun 2021 - Score: 95 Handicap: 24.9)
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Reviewed Jul 12 2020 by Richard G - rated 3 out of 5

Great views & interesting holes

Enjoyed a first-time twilight visit on Saturday evening for ?30 which is good value I think. Great weather helped but the views were really good and I expect it could be pretty windy as the course is quite high up and some holes are fairly exposed. The course generally presented nicely with heather, majestic pines and some gorse too, and though the fairways were pretty rugged most of the time it didn't affect the experience. Greens were good without being anything special but lots of subtle slopes makes for some challenging reads. Varied layout with some interesting holes. We had the place to ourselves but otherwise seemed friendly towards visitors. I don't live locally and there are so many other good courses to try in the area, but I would return.
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Reviewed Jun 15 2020 by Sharon A - rated 5 out of 5
Hidden gem . Lovely friendly staff . Definitely worth a visit if you are in the area.

(Round played: Jun 2020 - Score: 102 Handicap: 24.7)
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Reviewed Jul 12 2019 by Mike F - rated 5 out of 5

Great course and variety of holes

This is the second time I've played the course. I really enjoyed it this time as I was playing with some members. The greens were great and on some of the greens the breaks were really difficult to read. Plenty of hills in places to get the heart pumping.

(Round played: Jul 2019 - Score: 87 Handicap: 12.1)
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Reviewed Jun 10 2019 by Gill M - rated 5 out of 5

Challenging heathland course

This is a tough course, due to narrow fairways, lined with pine trees, and heather on many of the slopes. Lots of fun to play, however, as very varied and a good combination of par 3s,4s and 5s. The 18th is a tricky Par 3, hitting over a road, with the green surrounded by bunkers so you can't relax until you're in the clubhouse!
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Reviewed May 15 2019 by Robin R - rated 4 out of 5

Excellent course

Greens were well looked after and fast. Lovely views and some very challenging holes. Would highly recommend.

(Round played: May 2019 - Score: 104 Handicap: 26.4)
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Reviewed Nov 25 2018 by Rav S - rated 5 out of 5
excellent conditions still, pace of play good, food service quick, overall great day

(Round played: Nov 2018 - Score: 88 Handicap: 19.4)
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Reviewed Apr 18 2018 by Rob J - rated 4 out of 5

Great course with interesting holes

Heathland course with some different and interesting holes. Good mix of tight and open holes with varied distance. Not long but placement is key.

(Round played: Apr 2018 - Score: 90 Handicap: 21.6)
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Reviewed Mar 8 2018 by Rav S - rated 4 out of 5
course in good condition despite the recent bad weather. Winter teas and greens in play

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Reviewed Oct 5 2017 by Rav S - rated 4 out of 5
Local course, currently in good condition, greens slightly slower today. Bunkers all good.

(Round played: Oct 2017 - Score: 99 Handicap: 26.6)
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Reviewed Jul 2 2017 by Graham D - rated 4 out of 5
Good challenging course, tight in places, some very nice holes. would p[lay again

(Round played: Jun 2017 - Score: 84 Handicap: 11.9)
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Reviewed Apr 19 2017 by Mark J - rated 5 out of 5

Great clubhouse and facilities. used buggy very good condition. General state of course in excellent state especially greens and bunkers.
(Round played: Apr 2017 - Score: 95 Handicap: 26)
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Reviewed Mar 19 2017 by Andy B - rated 5 out of 5
Very good and friendly staff, Superb course
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Reviewed Jan 30 2017 by Ashley C - rated 4 out of 5
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Reviewed Jan 8 2017 by Steve M - rated 3 out of 5
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Reviewed Dec 21 2016 by Brian R - rated 4 out of 5
Great gem hidden away in the busy Poole area, fantastic course with the greens in great condition, 2 or 3 really interesting holes makes for a challenging experience.
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Reviewed Aug 9 2016 by Wayne W - rated 4 out of 5
A nice course and a pleasure to play
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Reviewed Aug 8 2016 by Paul J - rated 3 out of 5
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Reviewed Mar 24 2016 by Brian R - rated 4 out of 5

Played just after all the bad weather, the course was in excellent condition in the circumstances, the course always offers the mid handicap players a real challenge, the three of us thoroughly enjoyed the afternoon.

(Round played: Feb 2016 - Score: 93 Handicap: 25.1)
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Reviewed Mar 24 2016 by Richard L - rated 4 out of 5
Tactical course, tight in places but enjoyable none the less.

(Round played: Mar 2016 - Score: 82 Handicap: 14.8)
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